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April 16, 1978 was a Sunday and it was the 106th day of the year 1978. It was the 16th Sunday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1978 calendar will be in 2023. 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 Monday. Next year it will be Tuesday and two years from now it will be Thursday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 182 days left before your next birthday. You will be 41 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,793 days from the day you were born up to today. If you’ve been sleeping 8 hours daily since birth, then you have slept a total of 4,931 days or 13.50 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 501 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 October 24 at 16:46:00 GMT – Wednesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on December 23, 2009.
If a dog named Moccina - a Golden Retriever breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 200 dog years old today. A dog’s first human year is equal to 15 dog years. Dogs age differently depending on breed and size. When you reach the age of 6 Moccina will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Moccina will age 4.5 dog years for every human year.
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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
- 1935Steffi Sidney
- 1949Melody Patterson
- 1953J. Neil Schulman
- 1961Doris Dragović
- 1971Peter Billingsley
- 1974Valarie Rae Miller
- 1981Maya Dunietz
- 1983Manuela Martelli
- 1990Jules Sitruk
View the complete list of April 16 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Apr 16.
- 1895Ove Arup, English-Danish engineer and businessman, founded Arup (d. 1988)
- 1908Ray Ventura, French-Spanish pianist and bandleader (d. 1979)
- 1920Ananda Dassanayake, Sri Lankan politician (d. 2012)
- 1927Rolf Schult, German actor (d. 2013)
- 1930Herbie Mann, American flute player and composer (d. 2003)
- 1937Vadim Kuzmin, Russian physicist and academic (d. 2015)
- 1955Bruce Bochy, American baseball player and manager
- 1972Conchita Martínez, Spanish-American tennis player
- 1978Igor Tudor, Croatian footballer and manager
- 1993Chance the Rapper, American rapper
View the complete list of April 16 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1780The University of Münster in Münster, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany is founded.
- 1818The United States Senate ratifies the Rush–Bagot Treaty, establishing the border with Canada.
- 1862American Civil War: Battle at Lee’s Mills in Virginia.
- 1910The oldest existing indoor ice hockey arena still used for the sport in the 21st century, Boston Arena, opens for the first time.
- 1945World War II: The Red Army begins the final assault on German forces around Berlin, with nearly one million troops fighting in the Battle of the Seelow Heights.
- 1947Texas City disaster: An explosion on board a freighter in port causes the city of Texas City, Texas, to catch fire, killing almost 600.
- 1961In a nationally broadcast speech, Cuban leader Fidel Castro declares that he is a Marxist–Leninist and that Cuba is going to adopt Communism.
- 1995George W. Bush names April 16 as Selena Day in Texas, after she was killed two weeks earlier.
- 2001India and Bangladesh begin a five-day border conflict, but are unable to resolve the disputes about their border.
- 2012The Pulitzer Prize winners were announced, it was the first time since 1977 that no book won the Fiction Prize.
View the complete list of April 16 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 4, 16, and 1978 reveal that your Life Path number is 9. It represents selflessness, forgiveness and creativity. You are the philanthropist, humanitarian, socially conscious, and are deeply concerned about the state of the world.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Larry Bryggman, Terence Trent D'Arby, William Christopher, Krissy Taylor, Erica Campbell, Will Champion, Don Stroud, Björgvin Halldórsson, Sandra Hess, Sharkey Bonano.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on April 16 is Aries ♈ (The Ram) – a cardinal sign with Fire as Western element. The ruling planet is Mars – the planet of war and ambition. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Eastern zodiac), Horse is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on April 16, 1978.
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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 ‘Sunday’ is topaz.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 16th April 1978 is Sweet Pea for love.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on August 20, 1987. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +106. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on July 22, 1999. Your incompatibility score is -126. You’ll be like a cat and a dog on a love-hate relationship. Arf-arf, I want to bite you. Meow-meow, stay away from me!
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Q: What do you call a person who shares the same birthday?
A: Birthday twins – easy!
Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 4,304,105,753. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Night Fever by Bee Gees as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (April 22, 1978). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
I do not know how you feel about this, but you were a female ♀ in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Western Africa approximately on 1275. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, cathedrals.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Ruthless character, carefully weighing your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 122,638,528 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1978. The estimated number of babies born on 16th April 1978 is 335,996. That’s equivalent to 233 babies every minute. Try to imagine if all of them are crying at the same time.
In the United States, the most popular baby name is Jennifer. This name was given to 56,323 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,158 times in the year 1978. Any chance you are Jennifer or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about April 16, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 106th day of 1978
- Day of week: Sunday
- Day of week birthstone: Topaz
- Week index: 16th Sunday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Monday
- Day of week next year: Tuesday
- Day of week in 2020: Thursday
- Days until next birthday: 182 days
- Age on next birthday: 41 years old
- Days since birth: 14,793 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,931 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.50 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 501
- Next full moon: October 24 at 16:46:00 GMT – Wednesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on December 23, 2009
- Age in dog years: 200 dog years old using a Golden Retriever breed
- Life path number and meaning: 9 – It represents selflessness, forgiveness and creativity. You are the philanthropist, humanitarian, socially conscious, and are deeply concerned about the state of the world.
- Western zodiac sign: Aries ♈ (The Ram)
- Western zodiac element: Fire
- Western zodiac sign quality: Cardinal
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Mars – the planet of war and ambition
- Western zodiac gemstone: Bloodstone
- Eastern zodiac animal: Horse
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Diamond
- Mystical birthstone: Opal (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Sweet Pea for love
- Best compatible birthday: August 20, 1987 (+106)
- Worst compatible birthday: July 22, 1999 (-126)
- 1978 world population: 4,304,105,753
- Number one song: Night Fever by Bee Gees (April 22, 1978)
- Babies born in 1978: 122,638,528
- Babies born in 1978 every day: 335,996
- Babies born in 1978 every minute: 233
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 56,323 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,158 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: September 20, 1971 – Dominika Peczynski, Swedish singer and television host (Army of Lovers and Nouveau Riche); January 4, 1916 – Slim Gaillard, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Slim & Slam) (d. 1991); April 30, 1956 – Jorge Chaminé, Portuguese opera singer.
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