May 22, 1955: Day of the Week
May 22, 1955 was the 142nd day of the year 1955 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 223 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Sunday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Nichiyōbi.
A person born on this day will be 68 years old today. If that same person saved a Penny every day starting at age 5, then by now that person has accumulated $231.37 today.
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Here’s the May 1955 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1955 calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Gemini is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Emerald is the modern birthstone for this month. Sapphire is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
Sheep is the mythical animal and Wood is the element for a person born on this day if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac).
Who were born on May 22, 1955?
- 1955Chalmers “Spanky” Alford, American jazz guitarist (d. 2008)
- 1955Dale Winton, British radio DJ and television presenter
- 1955Iva Davies, Australian rock star (Icehouse)
- 1955Jerry Dammers, English musician (The Specials)
- 1955Jimmy Lyon, American guitarist (Eddie Money)
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