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Notes for davegott.com/yourlife


Listen to albums or research films from your Life Story


Click on an Album or Film image for more information, and to listen to an Album if you've a Spotify account
(these link to items on davegott.com/music and davegott.com/films respectively).


How accurate are the dates of these events?


Accurate to the year but quite often not to the month, as many have been re-arranged within their year to keep the display compact.


URL (link) Parameters


You can add up to 3 parameters to the website URL, in any order :

Example :

(note use of '?' before the first parameter and '&' before subsequent parameters)

Stephen Fry (born 24 August 1957) :

DOB only : https://www.davegott.com/yourlife/?dob=1957-08-24

DOB + name : https://www.davegott.com/yourlife/?dob=1957-08-24&name=Stephen%20Fry


Copy URL


Copies the Yourlife URL (link) together with the current DOB to your clipboard - so you can paste this link into an email or text etc.


How is life expectancy calculated?


By using :

To check the impact of lifestyle on life expectancy many websites can help, such as :
www.riskprediction.org.uk
www.confused.com


Life expectancy increases with age :



AgeLife Expectancy
MaleFemale
079.1882.86
1079.6083.22
2079.7383.30
3080.0483.44
4080.5083.72
5081.2984.25
6082.5785.20
7084.7786.82
8088.3289.61
9094.0194.57
100102.05102.16

(Data from UK Office for National Statistics)