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October 4, 1988 was a Tuesday and it was the 278th day of the year 1988. The next time you can reuse your old 1988 calendar will be in 2044. 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 129 days left before your next birthday. You will be 29 years old when that day comes. There have been 10,463 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 354 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 June 9 at 13:11:00 GMT – Friday.
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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.
- 1895Buster Keaton
- 1932Milan Chvostek
- 1937Gail Gilmore
- 1945Clifton Davis
- 1949Armand Assante
- 1974Paco León
- 1976Alicia Silverstone
- 1980Tim Peper
- 1983Tatsuya Ueda
- 1997Michelle Vito
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for October 4.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Oct 4.
- 1720Giovanni Battista Piranesi, Italian sculptor and illustrator (d. 1778)
- 1929Scotty Beckett, American actor and singer (d. 1968)
- 1949Stephen Gyllenhaal, American director, producer, and screenwriter
- 1953Gil Moore, Canadian singer-songwriter, drummer, and producer (Triumph)
- 1956Christoph Waltz, Austrian-German actor
- 1964Francis Magalona, Filipino rapper, producer, actor, and director (d. 2009)
- 1964Yvonne Murray, Scottish runner
- 1978Phillip Glasser, American actor and producer
- 1981Justin Williams, Canadian ice hockey player
- 1983Marios Nicolaou, Cypriot footballer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for October 4.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 23Rebels capture and sack the Chinese capital Chang'an during a peasant rebellion. They kill and decapitate the emperor, Wang Mang, two days later.
- 1363End of the Battle of Lake Poyang; the Chinese rebel forces of Zhu Yuanzhang defeat that of his rival, Chen Youliang, in one of the largest naval battles in history.
- 1535The first complete English-language Bible (the Coverdale Bible) is printed, with translations by William Tyndale and Myles Coverdale.
- 1883First meeting of the Boys’ Brigade in Glasgow, Scotland.
- 1917World War I: The Battle of Broodseinde fought between the British and German armies in Flanders.
- 1918An explosion kills more than 100 and destroys the T.A. Gillespie Company Shell Loading Plant in Sayreville, New Jersey. Fires and explosions continue for three days forcing massive evacuations and spreading ordnance over a wide area, pieces of which were still being found as of 2007.
- 1957Space Race: Launch of Sputnik 1, the first artificial satellite to orbit the Earth.
- 1992The Rome General Peace Accords ends a 16-year civil war in Mozambique.
- 1997The second largest cash robbery in U.S. history occurs at the Charlotte, North Carolina office of Loomis, Fargo and Company. A Federal Bureau of Investigation investigation eventually results in 24 convictions and the recovery of approximately 95% of the $17.3 million stolen cash.
- 2010The Ajka plant accident in western Hungary releases about a million cubic metres (35 million cubic feet) of liquid alumina sludge. Nine people are killed and 122 injured, and the Marcal and Danube rivers are severely contaminated.
View the complete list of historical events for October 4.
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Your birthday numbers 10, 4 and 1988 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: Jaeson Ma, Bill Milner, Danielle O'Hara, Kierston Wareing, Jerry Lacy, Glenn Goins, Larry Bagby, Steven Williams, Thomas Brodie-Sangster, Joe Morton.
The zodiac sign of a person born on October 4 is Libra ♎. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Dragon is the mythical animal and Earth is the element of a person born on October 4, 1988.
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 ‘Tuesday’ is ruby.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Love Bites by Def Leppard as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (October 8, 1988). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: May 9, 1969 – Amber, Dutch-German singer-songwriter and producer; July 7, 1924 – Mary Ford, American singer and guitarist (d. 1977); September 13, 1918 – Ray Charles, American singer-songwriter and conductor (d. 2015).
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