Wednesday May 31, 1978: on this day

About May 31st, 1978, in brief:

  • Day of the week: May 31st, 1978 was a Wednesday
  • Zodiac Sign: Gemini (in western zodiac), Horse (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Sandrine Bonnaire, Clint Eastwood
  • Moon Phase: Last Quarter
  • #1 US song: Too Much, Too Little, Too Late by Johnny Mathis
  • #1 UK song: You're The One That I Want by John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John
  • Popular movie: The Driver directed by Walter Hill

More about May 31st, 1978? See below for more news and curiosities on May 31st, 1978.

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What day of the week was May 31, 1978?


May 31, 1978 was a Wednesday and it was the 151st day of the year 1978 in the Gregorian calendar.

May 31, 1978 can also be written as 5/31/1978 in the US and as 31/5/1978 in UK and Europe.

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May 31, 1978: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?


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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for May 31st 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 31, 1978: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for May 31, 1978 is Horse and the associated element is Earth.

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May 31, 1978: What was the moon phase on that day?


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The moon phase on May 31, 1978 was Last Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on May 31, 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 31, 1978 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 14% full, rising at 02:36 am and setting at 04:23 pm.

The previous full moon was on May 22, 1978 while the next full moon would come on Jun 20, 1978.

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Who was born on May 31, 1978?


Famous people born on May 31, 1978:

  • Kippy DeGraw

    Award-winning investigative journalist known for her in-depth reporting on social issues.

  • Scott Harvey

    Athlete.

  • Aleksey Zagornyi

    Russian hammer thrower.

  • Guillaume Delorme
  • Sarah Class
  • Yohann Ploquin
  • Christopher Carley
  • Matt Cavenaugh
  • Liraz Charhi
  • Sara Duterte
  • Francesco Zicchieri
  • David Knight
  • Julie Mahoney
  • Javier Martínez Miranda
  • Eric Moussambani
  • Roberto Núñez
  • Anna Ternheim
  • Noah Buschel

Whose famous birthday is on May 31st?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on May 31st:

  • Sandrine Bonnaire
    Sandrine Bonnaire

    French actress who has appeared in more than 40 hollywood and french films.

  • Clint Eastwood
    Clint Eastwood

    American actor playing tough-guy roles.

  • Colin Farrell
    Colin Farrell

    He was an irish actor who got his breakthrough role in 1998 when he was cast as iin ballykissangel on bbc tv.

  • Brooke Shields
    Brooke Shields

    American actress and model.

  • Lea Thompson
    Lea Thompson

    American actress and dancer.

  • Tom Berenger
    Tom Berenger

    American actor, film producer and television writer.

  • Joe Namath
    Joe Namath

    American football player who led the new york jets' winning campaign at super bowl iii.

  • Sharon Gless
    Sharon Gless

    American actress, whose greatest success was as a detective in the series "cagney and lacey" (1982).

  • Eric Christian Olsen
    Eric Christian Olsen

    American actor.

  • Don Ameche
    Don Ameche

    American actor, vaudeville and radio star with over 50 films dating back to 1936.

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How old is someone born on May 31, 1978?


Someone born on May 31, 1978 is:

46 years and 21 days old,

or 552 months and 21 days old,

or 2403 weeks and 2 days old,

or 16823 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on May 31, 1978?

There are 344 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Saturday May 31st 2025.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on May 31, 1978?

You belong to the Xennial Generation if you were born on May 31, 1978.

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May 31, 1978: What famous people died on that day?


Famous people died on May 31, 1978:

  • Jozsef Bozsik

    Hungarian footballer who played as a midfielder for Hungary and Honvéd.

  • Hanna Höch

    Influential Dada artist known for her photomontage works challenging gender and societal norms.

  • Averill Abraham Liebow
  • Josep Gonzalvo

What famous deaths happened on May 31st?

Famous deaths on May 31st:

  • Jean Stapleton
    Jean Stapleton

    American actress and singer (d. 2013).

  • Martha Hyer
    Martha Hyer

    Texas, united states -- actress.

  • Arlene Francis
    Arlene Francis

    American actress and television personality, she has been a fixture on "what's my line" for 25 years.

  • Dorothy Patrick
    Dorothy Patrick

    Actress (torch song - new orleans, high wall).

  • Jack Dempsey
    Jack Dempsey

    In 1919, jess willard was defeated by american heavyweight boxing champion.

  • Adrienne Ames
    Adrienne Ames

    Actress (black sheep 24 hours), dies in 39.

  • Joseth Haydn

    Joseth Haydn was an Austrian composer who was one of the most prominent and prolific composers of the Classical period.

  • Jacques Monod

    A french biologist was awarded the nobel prize in physiology or medicine in 1965.

  • Elizabeth Blackwell

    The first woman to receive a medical degree in the United States and a pioneer in promoting the education of women in medicine.

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May 31, 1978: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?


Holidays on May 31, 1978:

  • Syaday (Discordianism) (5th day of the season of Confusion, honors Apostle Sri Syadasti).
  • the Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary
  • The Godiva procession.
  • IT Day.
  • World No-Tobacco Day [WHO]

Saints celebrated on May 31, 1978:

  • Saint Gislemerio
  • Saint Mechtilde of Diessen
  • Saint Petronella.
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May 31, 1978: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on May 31, 1978 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week May 29th and June 4th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).


May 31, 1978: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on May 31, 1978 was Too Much, Too Little, Too Late by Johnny Mathis, according to the music chart for the week May 29th and June 4th.

May 31, 1978: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on May 31, 1978 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week May 29th and June 4th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

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

May 31, 1978: What was the number 1 song in the UK on that day?

The number 1 song in the UK on May 31, 1978 was You're The One That I Want by John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John, according to the music chart for the week May 29th and June 4th.

May 31, 1978: What was the music chart in the UK on that day?

The music chart in the UK on May 31, 1978 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week May 29th and June 4th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - You're The One That I Want
  2. - Rivers Of Babylon / Brown Girl In The Ring
  3. - The Boy From New York City
  4. - The Smurf Song
  5. - Miss You

May 31, 1978: What was the number 1 R&B song on that day?

The number 1 R&B song on May 31, 1978 was Use Ta Be My Girl by The O'Jays, according to the R&B music chart for the week May 29th and June 4th.

May 31, 1978: What was the R&B music chart on that day?

The R&B music chart on May 31, 1978 is the list of the most popular R&B songs for the week May 29th and June 4th. 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 31, 1978: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on May 31, 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 31, 1978: What were the most popular videogames on that day?

The most popular videogames on May 31, 1978 were those that achieved widespread recognition and player engagement close to that day, including:

Dynasty (video game)

Dynasty (video game)

Platform: Apple II

Genre: Strategy

Phasor Zap

Phasor Zap

Platform: Apple II

Publisher: The Elektrik Keyboard

Astro Battle

Astro Battle

Platform: Arcade Game; Bally Astrocade

Genre: Fixed shooter

Publisher: Bally Manufacturing

Tournament Table

Tournament Table

Platform: Arcade, Atari 2600

Genre: Sports

Publisher: Atari

Alto Trek

Alto Trek

Platform: Xerox Alto

Genre: Space simulation/Real-time strategy/Action

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Who was the US President on May 31, 1978?

On May 31, 1978 the US President was Jimmy Carter (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on May 31, 1978?

On May 31, 1978 the UK Prime Minister was James Callaghan (Labour).

Who was the Pope on May 31, 1978?

On May 31, 1978 the Pope was St Paul VI.

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Back in 1978

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What is special about May 31st?

May 31st refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 31st 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 31st, such as:

  • 2019 - Taliban suicide car bomber kills 4 afghan civilians, inflicting more than 20 injuries on top of the four american soldiers.
  • 2018 - 2018 nicaraguan protests: after violent protests against nicaraguan president daniel ortega, catholic bishops have cancelled the episcopal conference talks they had planned with the government. according to nicaraguan human rights center 11 people were killed by pro-government armed group.
  • 2017 - Afghanistan war (2001-present). may 2017 kabul attack: at least 90 people are killed and 461 others injured in a suicide bombing in kabul, near the german embassy. (reuters via sbs), the guardian

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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.

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