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April 16, 1940 was a Tuesday and it was the 107th 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 was Sunday. Next year it will be Monday and two years from now it will be Tuesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 324 days left before your next birthday. You will be 78 years old when that day comes. There have been 28,165 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 954 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.
- 1927Edie Adams
- 1929Roy Hamilton
- 1939Dusty Springfield
- 1959Scott McKinsey
- 1963Jimmy Osmond
- 1963Nick Berry
- 1973Hirofumi Nojima
- 1976David Lyons
- 1978Jody Marie Gnant
- 1990Jérémy Kapone
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for April 16.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Apr 16.
- 1890Gertrude Chandler Warner, American author and educator (d. 1979)
- 1893John Norton, American hurdler (d. 1979)
- 1896Tristan Tzara, Romanian-French poet and critic (d. 1963)
- 1917Barry Nelson, American actor (d. 2007)
- 1927Rolf Schult, German actor (d. 2013)
- 1933Ike Pappas, American journalist and actor (d. 2008)
- 1942Frank Williams, English businessman, founded the Williams F1 Racing Team
- 1957Patricia De Martelaere, Belgian philosopher, author, and academic (d. 2009)
- 1964David Kohan, American screenwriter and producer
- 1984Paweł Kieszek, Polish footballer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for April 16.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1346Dušan the Mighty is proclaimed Emperor, with the Serbian Empire occupying much of the Balkans.
- 1862American Civil War: Battle at Lee’s Mills in Virginia.
- 1881In Dodge City, Kansas, Bat Masterson fights his last gun battle.
- 1908Natural Bridges National Monument is established in Utah.
- 1925During the Communist St Nedelya Church assault in Sofia, Bulgaria, 150 are killed and 500 are wounded.
- 1947Texas City disaster: An explosion on board a freighter in port causes the city of Texas City, Texas, to catch fire, killing almost 600.
- 1962Walter Cronkite takes over as the lead news anchor of the CBS Evening News, during which time he would become “the most trusted man in America”.
- 1972Apollo program: The launch of Apollo 16 from Cape Canaveral, Florida.
- 2007Virginia Tech shooting: Seung-Hui Cho guns down 32 people and injures 17 before committing suicide.
- 2012The trial for Anders Behring Breivik, the perpetrator of the 2011 Norway attacks, begins in Oslo, Norway.
View the complete list of historical events for April 16.
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Your birthday numbers 4, 16 and 1940 reveal that your Life Path number is 7. It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Stewart Granger, Timo Kotipelto, Peter Sallis, Hollie Cavanagh, Dave McArtney, Troy Garity, Huntz Hall, Kim Hyo-jin, Lucija Šerbedžija, Emma Thompson.
The zodiac sign of a person born on April 16 is Aries ♈. 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 April 16, 1940.
Diamond is the modern birthstone for the month of April while Opal is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Aries is bloodstone. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Tuesday’ is ruby.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: April 22, 1963 – Sean Lock, English comedian and actor; September 19, 1940 – Caroline John, English actress (d. 2012); April 29, 1930 – Jean Rochefort, French actor and director.
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