I saw that royko had done this and I found it most interesting, so I decided to take a peek at what it said for me.
All information from http://www.paulsadowski.com/birthday.asp
You entered: 12/23/1976
You were born on a Thursday
under the astrological sign Capricorn.
Your Life path number is 4.
The Julian calendar date of your birth is 2443135.5.
The golden number for 1976 is 1.
The epact number for 1976 is -1.
The year 1976 was a leap year.
As of 6/15/2005 8:49:28 PM CDT
You are 28 years old.
You are 342 months old.
You are 1,486 weeks old.
You are 10,401 days old.
You are 249,644 hours old.
You are 14,978,689 minutes old.
You are 898,721,368 seconds old.
There are 191 days till your next birthday
on which your cake will have 29 candles on it.
Those 29 candles produce 29 BTU's,
or 7,308 calories of heat (that's only 7.3080 food Calories!) .
You can boil 3.31 US ounces of water with that many candles.
Your birth tree is
Apple Tree, the Love
Of slight build, lots of charm, appeal and attraction, pleasant aura, flirtatious, adventurous, sensitive, always in love, wants to love and be loved, faithful and tender partner, very generous, scientific talents, lives for today, a carefree philosopher with imagination.
There are 193 days till Christmas 2005!
The moon's phase on the day you were
born was waxing crescent.