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April 16, 1979 was a Monday and it was the 106th day of the year 1979. It was the 16th Monday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1979 calendar will be in 2029. 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 Tuesday. 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 212 days left before your next birthday. You will be 41 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,764 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 4,921 days or 13.47 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 500 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 13 at 21:09:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on December 23, 2010.
If a dog named Tia - a Bernese Mountain Dog breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 228 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 Tia will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Tia will age 5-6 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.
- 1917Barry Nelson
- 1934Robert Stigwood
- 1950David Graf
- 1953J. Neil Schulman
- 1954Ellen Barkin
- 1965Martin Lawrence
- 1973Hirofumi Nojima
- 1976Shu Qi
- 1977Alek Wek
- 1979Sean Costello
View the complete list of April 16 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Apr 16.
- 1682John Hadley, English mathematician, invented the octant (d. 1744)
- 1827Octave Crémazie, Canadian poet and bookseller (d. 1879)
- 1848Kandukuri Veeresalingam, Indian author and activist (d. 1919)
- 1895Ove Arup, English-Danish engineer and businessman, founded Arup (d. 1988)
- 1929Ralph Slatyer, Australian biologist and ecologist (d. 2012)
- 1935Steffi Sidney, American actress (d. 2010)
- 1945Sebastian Barker, English poet and journalist (d. 2014)
- 1959Alison Ramsay, English-Scottish field hockey player and lawyer
- 1984Tucker Fredricks, American speed skater
- 1991Kim Kyung-jung, South Korean footballer
View the complete list of April 16 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1582Spanish conquistador Hernando de Lerma founds the settlement of Salta, Argentina.
- 1947Bernard Baruch coins the term “Cold War” to describe the relationship between the United States and the Soviet Union.
- 1953Queen Elizabeth II launches the Royal Yacht HMY Britannia.
- 1961In a nationally broadcast speech, Cuban leader Fidel Castro declares that he is a Marxist–Leninist and that Cuba is going to adopt Communism.
- 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”.
- 1963Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. pens his Letter from Birmingham Jail while incarcerated in Birmingham, Alabama for protesting against segregation.
- 1972Apollo program: The launch of Apollo 16 from Cape Canaveral, Florida.
- 1990The “Doctor of Death”, Jack Kevorkian, participates in his first assisted suicide.
- 1992The Katina P runs aground off of Maputo, Mozambique and 60,000 tons of crude oil spill into the ocean.
- 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 1979 reveal that your Life Path number is 1. It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: LiSA, Ayumi Hamasaki, Jenna McDougall, Van Dyke Parks, Graeme Garden, Michel Polnareff, Earl Hindman, Faune A. Chambers, Johnny Tillotson, John P. Kee.
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), Sheep is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on April 16, 1979.
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 ‘Monday’ is pearl.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 16th April 1979 is Sweet Pea for love.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on October 28, 1954. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +121. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on March 3, 1965. Your incompatibility score is -139. 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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In a room of 23 people there’s a 50% chance of two individuals having the same birthday (month and day only and not a leap year). The chance increases to 99.9% if there are 70 people in the room. You need at least 253 people in the room if you want someone to have the same birthday as you with 50% probability. This is called the birthday paradox or birthday problem. Try it out on your classroom, office, or sports team and confirm how many people share the same birthday.
Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 4,379,013,942. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Knock on Wood by Amii Stewart as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (April 21, 1979). 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 Central India approximately on 850. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, astronomer.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Timid, constrained, quiet person. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your main task – to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 123,688,258 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1979. The estimated number of babies born on 16th April 1979 is 338,872. That’s equivalent to 235 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 56,718 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,733 times in the year 1979. Any chance you are Jennifer or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
What’s your bizarre Florida Man story? The #FloridaManChallenge is breaking the Internet and social media. Some crazy men, women, or creatures from the Sunshine State are making headlines every day of the year including your birthday. Try this fun exercise. Pick your search engine of choice and type in “florida man April 16” and see what kind of wild news headline you will get. This viral craze started in 2013 and gets resurrected now and then. The latest was from Tumblr and found its way to Twitter. As they say, the rest is history.
Your birthday in Roman numerals using DD.MM.YYYY notation is:
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about April 16, 1979. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 106th day of 1979
- Day of week: Monday
- Day of week birthstone: Pearl
- Week index: 16th Monday of 1979
- Next same calendar year: 2029
- Day of week this year: Tuesday
- Day of week next year: Thursday
- Day of week in 2021: Friday
- Days until next birthday: 212 days
- Age on next birthday: 41 years old
- Days since birth: 14,764 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,921 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.47 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 500
- Next full moon: October 13 at 21:09:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on December 23, 2010
- Age in dog years: 228 dog years old using a Bernese Mountain Dog breed
- Life path number and meaning: 1 – It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
- 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: Sheep
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Diamond
- Mystical birthstone: Opal (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Sweet Pea for love
- Best compatible birthday: October 28, 1954 (+121)
- Worst compatible birthday: March 3, 1965 (-139)
- 1979 world population: 4,379,013,942
- Number one song: Knock on Wood by Amii Stewart (April 21, 1979)
- Babies born in 1979: 123,688,258
- Babies born in 1979 every day: 338,872
- Babies born in 1979 every minute: 235
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 56,718 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,733 babies
- Roman numerals: XVI.IV.MCMLXXIX
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: November 1, 1937 – Bill Anderson, American singer-songwriter and actor; February 10, 1932 – Barrie Ingham, English-American actor (d. 2015); August 9, 1976 – Jessica Capshaw, American actress.
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