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August 16, 1939 was a Wednesday and it was the 228th day of the year 1939. It was the 33rd Wednesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1939 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 Friday. Next year it will be Sunday and two years from now it will be Monday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 358 days left before your next birthday. You will be 81 years old when that day comes. There have been 29,228 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 9,743 days or 26.67 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 990 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 September 14 at 04:34:00 GMT – Saturday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 24, 1971.
If a dog named Spark - a Labradoodle breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 415 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 Spark will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Spark 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.
- 1924Fess Parker
- 1930Robert Culp
- 1934Donnie Dunagan
- 1937Lorraine Gary
- 1977Tamer Hosny
- 1982Todd Haberkorn
- 1986Shawn Pyfrom
- 1990Kōki Uchiyama
View the complete list of August 16 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 16.
- 1401Jacqueline, Countess of Hainaut (d. 1436)
- 1596Frederick V, Elector Palatine, Bohemian king (d. 1632)
- 1920Charles Bukowski, German-American author and poet (d. 1994)
- 1924Inez Voyce, American baseball player
- 1933Reiner Kunze, German poet and translator
- 1951Umaru Musa Yar'Adua, Nigerian businessman and politician, 13th President of Nigeria (d. 2010)
- 1955James Reilly, Irish surgeon and politician, Minister for Children and Youth Affairs
- 1992Zawachin, Japanese model
- 1993Cameron Monaghan, American actor
- 2003Harvey Bautista, Filipino actor
View the complete list of August 16 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1777American Revolutionary War: The Americans led by General John Stark rout British and Brunswick troops under Friedrich Baum at the Battle of Bennington in Walloomsac, New York.
- 1841U.S. President John Tyler vetoes a bill which called for the re-establishment of the Second Bank of the United States. Enraged Whig Party members riot outside the White House in the most violent demonstration on White House grounds in U.S. history.
- 1869Battle of Acosta Ñu: A Paraguayan battalion made up of children is massacred by the Brazilian Army during the Paraguayan War.
- 1927The Dole Air Race begins from Oakland, California, to Honolulu, Hawaii, during which six out of the eight participating planes crash or disappear.
- 1930The first color sound cartoon, called Fiddlesticks, is made by Ub Iwerks.
- 1944First flight of the Junkers Ju 287.
- 1946The All Hyderabad Trade Union Congress is founded in Secunderabad.
- 1960Joseph Kittinger parachutes from a balloon over New Mexico at 102800 ft, setting three records that held until 2012: High-altitude jump, free fall, and highest speed by a human without an aircraft.
- 1962Eight years after the remaining French India territories were handed to India, the ratifications of the treaty are exchanged to make the transfer official.
- 1987Northwest Airlines Flight 255 a McDonnell Douglas MD-82 crashes after take off in Detroit, Michigan, killing 154 of the 155 on board, plus two people on the ground.
View the complete list of August 16 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 16, and 1939 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: Alex Briley, Arthur Brown, Donald Glover, Essence Atkins, Malcolm Ingram, Theophanis Lamboukas, Akira Kurosawa, Yoshino Kimura, Sophie Evans, Cecilia Roth.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on August 16 is Leo ♌ (The Lion) – a fixed sign with Fire as Western element. The ruling planet is Sun – the center of our universe. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Eastern zodiac), Rabbit is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on August 16, 1939.
Peridot is the modern birthstone for the month of August while Diamond is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Leo is onyx. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 16th August 1939 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on May 17, 1930. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +133. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on October 19, 1934. Your incompatibility score is -147. 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!
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 Australia approximately on 1150. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, geologist.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Inquisitive, inventive, liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson – to search, to find and to use this bridge.
Can you remember who you were?
In the United States, the most popular baby name is Mary. This name was given to 54,903 baby girls. For the boys it’s Robert. This name was recorded 59,645 times in the year 1939. Any chance you are Mary or Robert? (Source: ssa.gov)
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Your birthday in Roman numerals using DD.MM.YYYY notation is:
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about August 16, 1939. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 228th day of 1939
- Day of week: Wednesday
- Day of week birthstone: Amethyst
- Week index: 33rd Wednesday of 1939
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Friday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2021: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 358 days
- Age on next birthday: 81 years old
- Days since birth: 29,228 days
- Days spent sleeping: 9,743 days
- Years spent sleeping: 26.67 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 990
- Next full moon: September 14 at 04:34:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 24, 1971
- Age in dog years: 415 dog years old using a Labradoodle 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: Leo ♌ (The Lion)
- Western zodiac element: Fire
- Western zodiac sign quality: Fixed
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Sun – the center of our universe
- Western zodiac gemstone: Onyx
- Eastern zodiac animal: Rabbit
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: May 17, 1930 (+133)
- Worst compatible birthday: October 19, 1934 (-147)
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 54,903 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Robert – 59,645 babies
- Roman numerals: XVI.VIII.MCMXXXIX
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: August 25, 1989 – Amber Le Bon, English model; November 16, 1951 – Miguel Sandoval, American actor and director; November 15, 1932 – Clyde McPhatter, American singer (Billy Ward and his Dominoes and The Drifters) (d. 1972).
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