Monday May 22, 1978: on this day

About May 22nd, 1978, in brief:

  • Historical events: Exiled leaders Ahmed Abdallah and Mohammed Ahmed return to the Comoros.
  • Day of the week: May 22nd, 1978 was a Monday
  • Zodiac Sign: Gemini (in western zodiac), Horse (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Naomi Campbell, Bharat Gopy
  • Moon Phase: Full Moon
  • #1 US song: With A Little Luck by Wings
  • #1 UK song: Rivers Of Babylon / Brown Girl In The Ring by Boney M
  • Popular movie: Fedora directed by Billy Wilder

More about May 22nd, 1978? See below for more news and curiosities on May 22nd, 1978.

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What day of the week was May 22, 1978?


May 22, 1978 was a Monday and it was the 142nd day of the year 1978 in the Gregorian calendar.

May 22, 1978 can also be written as 5/22/1978 in the US and as 22/5/1978 in UK and Europe.

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May 22, 1978: What happened on that day?


Here's what happened on May 22, 1978:

  • Exiled leaders ahmed abdallah and mohammed ahmed return to the comoros.

May 22, 1978: What were the magazines covers that day?

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May 22, 1978: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?


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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for May 22nd is Gemini.

Gemini is the 3rd sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between May 21st and June 20th belong to the Gemini sign: discover Gemini personality and who should a Gemini marry.

Babies born in May are either Taurus or Gemini. People born before May 20th are Taurus, while people born from May 21st have the sign of Gemini.

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May 22, 1978: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for May 22, 1978 is Horse and the associated element is Earth.

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May 22, 1978: What was the moon phase on that day?


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The moon phase on May 22, 1978 was Full Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on May 22, 1978 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on May 22, 1978 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 98% full, rising at 08:24 pm and setting at 06:42 am.

The previous full moon was on Apr 23, 1978 while the next full moon would come on Jun 20, 1978.

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Who was born on May 22, 1978?


Famous people born on May 22, 1978:

  • Ginnifer Goodwin
    Ginnifer Goodwin

    Ginnifer goodwin is an american actress known for her roles in tv series such as big love and once upon a time.

  • Brunette Cole

    Bestselling author known for her mystery novels.

  • Kahner Calloway

    Bestselling author known for his captivating mystery novels.

  • Ahmadou Kourouma

    Renowned soccer player from Guinea.

  • Starsky Carr

    Bestselling author known for his gripping mystery novels.

  • Dysen Chandler

    Founder of a successful tech startup.

  • Erricka Lust

    Bestselling romance novelist known for her captivating storytelling.

  • Bellarae Donahue

    Founder of a successful tech startup.

  • Cybele Lewandowski

    Renowned novelist known for her captivating storytelling.

  • Norie Sakai

    Norie Sakai is a former Japanese volleyball player who competed in the 2004 and 2008 Summer Olympics.

  • Quaron Hargrove

    Quaron Hargrove is an American jazz trumpeter known for his innovative and virtuosic playing style.

  • Alyria Delgado

    Alyria Delgado is a prominent social justice activist and community organizer.

  • Dorann Patel

    Dorann Patel is a renowned robotics engineer who has designed and developed cutting-edge robotic systems for various industries.

  • Jazira Zaki

    Jazira Zaki is an Iraqi musician known for her innovative use of traditional Iraqi instruments.

  • Robson Fernandez

    Award-winning investigative journalist from Brazil.

  • Katie Price

    English television personality and glamour model.

  • Aniayah Simmons

    Aniayah Simmons is a celebrated poet known for her powerful and introspective works.

  • Merric Morrissey

    Merric Morrissey is an Irish singer-songwriter and guitarist, known for his folk-inspired music.

  • Darleene Castillo

    Darleene Castillo is a pioneering robotics engineer who has contributed to the development of advanced robotic systems.

Whose famous birthday is on May 22nd?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on May 22nd:

  • Naomi Campbell
    Naomi Campbell

    English actress, singer, model and author.

  • Bharat Gopy
    Bharat Gopy

    Renowned Malayalam film actor who appeared in numerous critically acclaimed films.

  • Charles Aznavour
    Charles Aznavour

    French music has been a rage for many decades, and it still has a loyal following.

  • Johnny Gill
    Johnny Gill

    Johnny gill is an r&b singer known for his solo career and as a member of the group new edition.

  • George Best
    George Best

    Footballer from northern ireland (d. 2005).

  • Lucy Gordon
    Lucy Gordon

    British actress and model (born 1980).

  • Susan Strasberg
    Susan Strasberg

    American actress, who made her film debut in 1954.

  • Richard Benjamin
    Richard Benjamin

    American actor, on-screen since 1969.

  • Alison Eastwood
    Alison Eastwood

    Clint eastwood's daughter; actress ("tightrope").

  • Paul Winfield
    Paul Winfield

    American actor (d. 2004).

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How old is someone born on May 22, 1978?


Someone born on May 22, 1978 is:

46 years and 30 days old,

or 552 months and 30 days old,

or 2404 weeks and 4 days old,

or 16832 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on May 22, 1978?

There are 335 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Thursday May 22nd 2025.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on May 22, 1978?

You belong to the Xennial Generation if you were born on May 22, 1978.

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May 22, 1978: What famous people died on that day?


Famous people died on May 22, 1978:

  • Bjarne Brustad

    Composer dies at 83.

  • Colin Hannah
  • Lucia Morpurgo Rodocanachi

What famous deaths happened on May 22nd?

Famous deaths on May 22nd:

  • John Derek
    John Derek

    After his 1944 debut film, "since you were away," he was drafted into the military.

  • Rocky Graziano
    Rocky Graziano

    American actor and boxer (d. 1990).

  • Margaret Rutherford
    Margaret Rutherford

    English actress (born in 1892).

  • Joan Davis
    Joan Davis

    Actress joan (i married joan) dies at 53 from a heart attack.

  • Victor Hugo

    French poet, writer, novelist and essayist.

  • Philip Roth

    Philip Roth was an American novelist who is considered one of the greatest American writers of the 20th century.

  • Kairyn Mack

    Renowned physicist known for groundbreaking research in quantum mechanics.

  • Langston Hughes

    American writer and a key figure in the harlem renaissance.

  • Johnchristopher Williams

    Renowned composer known for his film scores.

  • Dalessandro Manzoni

    An Italian novelist and poet, considered one of the greatest writers of the Italian language.

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May 22, 1978: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?


Holidays on May 22, 1978:

  • Victoria Day in Canada
  • World Biodiversity Day.
  • Republic of Yemen - National Day.
  • National Heroes Day in Sri Lanka.
  • National Maritime Day in the United States.([1])

Observances on May 22, 1978:

  • International Day for Biological Diversity

Saints celebrated on May 22, 1978:

  • Saint Humilita
  • Saint Rita of Cascia
  • Saint Atto
  • Saint Emile
  • Saint Fulk
  • Saint Lupus
  • Saint Romanus
  • Saint Julia
  • Saint Renata of Bavaria
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May 22, 1978: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on May 22, 1978 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week May 22nd and May 28th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).


May 22, 1978: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on May 22, 1978 was With A Little Luck by Wings, according to the music chart for the week May 22nd and May 28th.

May 22, 1978: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on May 22, 1978 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week May 22nd and May 28th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - With A Little Luck
  2. - Too Much, Too Little, Too Late
  3. - You're The One That I Want
  4. - Shadow Dancing
  5. - The Closer I Get To You

May 22, 1978: What was the number 1 song in the UK on that day?

The number 1 song in the UK on May 22, 1978 was Rivers Of Babylon / Brown Girl In The Ring by Boney M, according to the music chart for the week May 22nd and May 28th.

May 22, 1978: What was the music chart in the UK on that day?

The music chart in the UK on May 22, 1978 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week May 22nd and May 28th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Rivers Of Babylon / Brown Girl In The Ring
  2. - Night Fever
  3. - The Boy From New York City
  4. - Too Much Too Little Too Late
  5. - Automatic Lover

May 22, 1978: What was the number 1 R&B song on that day?

The number 1 R&B song on May 22, 1978 was Use Ta Be My Girl by The O'Jays, according to the R&B music chart for the week May 22nd and May 28th.

May 22, 1978: What was the R&B music chart on that day?

The R&B music chart on May 22, 1978 is the list of the most popular R&B songs for the week May 22nd and May 28th. It included the following Top 5 R&B songs:

  1. - Use Ta Be My Girl
  2. - Take Me To The Next Phase
  3. - The Grooveline
  4. - Stay
  5. - Too Much, Too Little, Too Late

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May 22, 1978: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on May 22, 1978 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

Heiter bis wolkig

Release year: 1978

High Hopes

Release year: 1978

Directed by: Joe Eckardt

Rumpole of the Bailey

Release year: 1978

Starring: Leo McKern, Jonathan Coy, Julian Curry, Marion Mathie

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Dallas

Dallas

Release year: 1978

Country: United States of America

May 22, 1978: What were the most popular videogames on that day?

The most popular videogames on May 22, 1978 were those that achieved widespread recognition and player engagement close to that day, including:

Race - Spin-out - Cryptogram (Europe) Speedway / Spin-out / Cryptologic (US)

Race - Spin-out - Cryptogram (Europe) Speedway / Spin-out / Cryptologic (US)

Platform: Philips Videopac (Europe) Magnavox Odyssey² (US)

Genre: Compilation

Publisher: Philips, Magnavox

Gee Bee

Gee Bee

Platform: Arcade

Genre: Pinball, Breakout clone

Publisher: JP Namco; NA Gremlin Industries

Casino

Casino

Platform: Atari 2600 Microsoft Windows Xbox Playstation 2

Astro Battle

Astro Battle

Platform: Arcade Game; Bally Astrocade

Genre: Fixed shooter

Publisher: Bally Manufacturing

Pirate Adventure

Pirate Adventure

Platform: TRS-80, Vic 20, TI-99/4A, Apple II Plus, Commodore PET, Commodore 16, Commodore Plus/4, Commodore 64, ZX Spectrum, BBC Micro, Acorn Electron, Dragon 32/64

Genre: text adventure

Publisher: Adventure International

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Who was the US President on May 22, 1978?

On May 22, 1978 the US President was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 22, 1978?

On May 22, 1978 the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).

Who was the Pope on May 22, 1978?

On May 22, 1978 the Pope was St Paul VI.

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Back in 1978

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What is special about May 22nd?

May 22nd refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 22nd day of the month of May. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on May 22nd, such as:

  • 2019 - War in donbass - the ukrainian military reports that eight ukrainian soldiers were captured by prorussian fighters close to novotroyitske.
  • 2018 - Southern damascus offensive (april-may 2018, syria): the syrian government declares damascus, its environs "completely safe" after taking yarmouk camp from isil and hajar al aswad.
  • 2017 - 2017 manchester arena bombing: the greater manchester police (gmp), reported that there were deadly explosions at manchester arena, manchester, england. this happened at the conclusion of ariana grande's dangerous woman tour performance. (bbc) (the guardian). the gmp confirmed that at least 19 people were killed and 50 more injured, and is treating it as a terrorist attack. no one immediately claimed responsibility.

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What happened in 1978?

1978 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Timbuktu! opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 243 performances
  • Funeral of Pope Paul VI
  • Iranian students occupies Iranian embassy at Wassenaar

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What was the calendar for May 1978?

May 1978 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with May being the 5th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

Discover how May 1978 calendar looked like.

Monday May 22, 1978