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August 16, 1949 was a Tuesday and it was the 228th day of the year 1949. The next time you can reuse your old 1949 calendar will be in 2022. 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 81 days left before your next birthday. You will be 68 years old when that day comes. There have been 24,756 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 838 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.
- 1910Mae Clarke
- 1928Ann Blyth
- 1930Frank Gifford
- 1933Julie Newmar
- 1934Donnie Dunagan
- 1934John Standing
- 1960Timothy Hutton
- 1991Evanna Lynch
- 1994Tippy Dos Santos
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for August 16.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 16.
- 1917Matt Christopher, American author (d. 1997)
- 1930Robert Culp, American actor, director, and screenwriter (d. 2010)
- 1944Kevin Ayers, English singer-songwriter and guitarist (Soft Machine) (d. 2013)
- 1956Daniel Willems, Belgian cyclist
- 1968Wolfgang Tillmans, German photographer
- 1969Kate Higgins, American voice actress, singer, and pianist
- 1980Øystein Moen, Norwegian pianist and composer (Puma and Jaga Jazzist)
- 1986Kim Oh-sung, South Korean footballer
- 1986Shawn Pyfrom, American actor
- 1994Tippy Dos Santos, Filipino actress and singer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 16.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1812War of 1812: American General William Hull surrenders Fort Detroit without a fight to the British Army.
- 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.
- 1859The Tuscan National Assembly formally deposes the House of Habsburg-Lorraine.
- 1870Franco-Prussian War: The Battle of Mars-la-Tour is fought, resulting in a Prussian victory.
- 1891The Basilica of San Sebastian in Manila, the first all-steel church in Asia, is officially inaugurated and blessed.
- 1896Skookum Jim Mason, George Carmack and Dawson Charlie discover gold in a tributary of the Klondike River in Canada, setting off the Klondike Gold Rush.
- 1918The Battle of Lake Baikal was fought between the Czechoslovak Legion and the Red Army.
- 1964Vietnam War: A coup d'état replaces Dương Văn Minh with General Nguyễn Khánh as President of South Vietnam. A new constitution is established with aid from the U.S. Embassy.
- 2014The Summer Youth Olympics open in the Chinese city of Nanjing.
- 2015At least 22 people are dead following a suicide bombing in Punjab, Pakistan.
View the complete list of historical events for August 16.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 16 and 1949 reveal that your Life Path number is 2. It represents balance, harmony and partnership. You have the soul of an artist. You are a fine companion and possess a good sense of humor. Friends seek you out for your calming and peaceful company.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: James Allan, Jack Wild, Lyca Gairanod, Matt O'Leary, Holly Robinson Peete, David Miner, Kevin Dobson, Rio Uchida, John Laurinaitis, Bengt Djurberg.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 16 is Leo ♌. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Ox is the mythical animal and Earth is the element of a person born on August 16, 1949.
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 ‘Tuesday’ is ruby.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: May 18, 1913 – Mary Howard de Liagre, American actress and singer (d. 2009); May 9, 1985 – Audrina Patridge, American model and actress; March 7, 1970 – Rachel Weisz, English-American actress, singer, and producer.
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