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October 16, 1940 was a Wednesday and it was the 290th day of the year 1940. The next time you can reuse your old 1940 calendar will be in 2024. 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 Monday. Next year it will be Tuesday and two years from now it will be Wednesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 238 days left before your next birthday. You will be 77 years old when that day comes. There have been 27,886 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 945 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 March 12 at 14:55:00 GMT – Sunday.
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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.
- 1883Vasiliki Maliaros
- 1904Björn Berglund
- 1931Rosa Rosal
- 1961Randy Vasquez
- 1967Davina McCall
- 1972Adrianne Frost
- 1973María Eugenia Larraín
- 1981Ali B
- 1982Gareth McGrillen
- 1990Anirudh Ravichander
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for October 16.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Oct 16.
- 1430James II of Scotland (d. 1460)
- 1903Cecile de Brunhoff, French author and pianist (d. 2003)
- 1908Enver Hoxha, Albanian general and politician, Prime Minister of Albania (d. 1985)
- 1922Max Bygraves, English-Australian actor and singer (d. 2012)
- 1928Ann Morgan Guilbert, American actress
- 1947David Zucker, American director, producer, and screenwriter
- 1952Coşkun Sabah, Turkish singer
- 1958Tim Robbins, American actor, director, and screenwriter
- 1973Justin Credible, American wrestler
- 1981Frankie Edgar, American mixed martial artist
View the complete list of famous birthdays for October 16.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1384Jadwiga is crowned King of Poland, although she is a woman.
- 1834Much of the ancient structure of the Palace of Westminster in London burns to the ground.
- 1906The Captain of Köpenick fools the city hall of Köpenick and several soldiers by impersonating a Prussian officer.
- 1916In Brooklyn, New York, Margaret Sanger opens the first family planning clinic in the United States.
- 1944Wally Walrus, Woody Woodpecker’s first steady foil, debuts in the The Beach Nut, a Walter Lantz’s cartoon.
- 1945The Food and Agriculture Organization is founded in Quebec City, Canada.
- 1968Yasunari Kawabata becomes the first Japanese person to be awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature.
- 1984Desmond Tutu is awarded the Nobel Peace Prize.
- 1995The Skye Bridge is opened.
- 2002Bibliotheca Alexandrina in the Egyptian city of Alexandria, a commemoration of the Library of Alexandria that was lost in antiquity, is officially inaugurated.
View the complete list of historical events for October 16.
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Your birthday numbers 10, 16 and 1940 reveal that your Life Path number is 4. It represents growth, building and foundation. You are practical, down to earth with strong ideas about right and wrong.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Chrisette Michele, Johnny Gill, Yon González, C. C. Swiney, Curtis Stigers, Danny Lloyd, Andrew Garfield, George Plimpton, Crazy Mohan, Meaghan Martin.
The zodiac sign of a person born on October 16 is Libra ♎. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Dragon is the mythical animal and Metal is the element of a person born on October 16, 1940.
Opal is the modern birthstone for the month of October while Jasper is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Libra is chrysolite. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: April 3, 1976 – Park Si-hoo, South Korean actor; December 12, 1931 – Lionel Blair, English actor, dancer, and choreographer; January 14, 1988 – Mikalah Gordon, American singer and actress.
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