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August 16, 1937 was a Monday and it was the 228th day of the year 1937. The next time you can reuse your old 1937 calendar will be in 2021. Both calendars will be exactly the same! This is assuming you are not interested in the dates for Easter and other irregular holidays that are based on a lunisolar calendar.
The day of the week of your birthday this year is Wednesday. Next year it will be Thursday and two years from now it will be Friday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 142 days left before your next birthday. You will be 80 years old when that day comes. There have been 29,078 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 985 full moons after you were born up to this day. How many of them did you see? The next full moon that you can see will be on April 11 at 06:09:00 GMT – Tuesday.
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You might be happy to know that the following celebrities share your birthday. The list was randomly chosen and arranged in chronological order.
- 1928Eddie Kirkland
- 1950Neda Ukraden
- 1954James Cameron
- 1958Angela Bassett
- 1962Steve Carell
- 1977Tamer Hosny
- 1985Cristin Milioti
- 1987Eri Kitamura
- 1990Kōki Uchiyama
- 1993Cameron Monaghan
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for August 16.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 16.
- 1815John Bosco, Italian priest and educator (d. 1888)
- 1902Wallace Thurman, American author and playwright (d. 1934)
- 1924Inez Voyce, American baseball player
- 1940Bruce Beresford, Australian director and producer
- 1954James Cameron, Canadian director, producer, and screenwriter
- 1961Christian Okoye, American football player
- 1973Damian Jackson, American baseball player
- 1979Paul Gallacher, Scottish footballer
- 1980Raniere Silva dos Santos, Brazilian footballer
- 1986Yu Darvish, Japanese baseball player
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 16.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1513Battle of the Spurs (Battle of Guinegate): King Henry VIII of England and his Imperial allies defeat French Forces who are then forced to retreat.
- 1792Maximilien de Robespierre presents the petition of the Commune of Paris to the Legislative Assembly, which demanded the formation of a revolutionary tribunal.
- 1869Battle of Acosta Ñu: A Paraguayan battalion made up of children is massacred by the Brazilian Army during the Paraguayan War.
- 1870Franco-Prussian War: The Battle of Mars-la-Tour is fought, resulting in a Prussian victory.
- 1900The Battle of Elands River during the Second Boer War ends after a 13-day siege is lifted by the British. The battle had begun when a force of between 2,000 and 3,000 Boers had surrounded a force of 500 Australians, Rhodesians, Canadians and British soldiers at a supply dump at Brakfontein Drift.
- 1946Mass riots in Kolkata begin, in which more than 4,000 would be killed in 72 hours.
- 1946The All Hyderabad Trade Union Congress is founded in Secunderabad.
- 1966Vietnam War: The House Un-American Activities Committee begins investigations of Americans who have aided the Viet Cong. The committee intends to introduce legislation making these activities illegal. Anti-war demonstrators disrupt the meeting and 50 people are arrested.
- 2015At least 22 people are dead following a suicide bombing in Punjab, Pakistan.
- 2015More than 96 people have been killed and hundreds injured following a series of air-raids by the Syrian Arab Air Force on the rebel-held market town of Douma.
View the complete list of historical events for August 16.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 16 and 1937 reveal that your Life Path number is 8. It represents experience, authority and endeavour. You are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Emi Hashino, Joris Putman, Svilen Noev, Judee Sill, Kit Harington, Brittney Powell, Jamey Sheridan, Sophie Ward, Michelle Shocked, Paul Dooley.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 16 is Leo ♌. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Ox is the mythical animal and Fire is the element of a person born on August 16, 1937.
Peridot is the modern birthstone for the month of August while Diamond is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Leo is onyx. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Monday’ is pearl.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: July 6, 1927 – Janet Leigh, American actress and author (d. 2004); January 10, 1989 – Solji, South Korean singer (EXID); September 24, 2001 – Clare Foley, American actress.
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