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August 16, 1962 was a Thursday and it was the 228th day of the year 1962. The next time you can reuse your old 1962 calendar will be in 2018. 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 Thursday. Next year it will be Friday and two years from now it will be Sunday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 204 days left before your next birthday. You will be 56 years old when that day comes. There have been 20,250 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 685 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 January 31 at 13:28:00 GMT – Wednesday.
If a dog named Neyo - a Pekingese breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 240 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 Neyo will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Neyo will age 4 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.
- 1915Al Hibbler
- 1924Fess Parker
- 1927Lois Nettleton
- 1928Ann Blyth
- 1930Robert Culp
- 1943Sharon Baird
- 1949Barbara Goodson
- 1953Kathie Lee Gifford
- 1954James Cameron
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.
- 1596Frederick V, Elector Palatine, Bohemian king (d. 1632)
- 1895Albert Cohen, Greek-Swiss author and playwright (d. 1981)
- 1924Inez Voyce, American baseball player
- 1928Ann Blyth, American actress and singer
- 1928Eydie Gormé, American singer and actress (d. 2013)
- 1932Nawwaf bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Saudi Arabian prince (d. 2015)
- 1935Cliff Fletcher, Canadian businessman
- 1970Bonnie Bernstein, American journalist and sportscaster
- 1980Vanessa Carlton, American singer-songwriter and pianist
- 1982Cam Gigandet, American actor
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 16.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 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.
- 1900The Battle of Elands River during the Second Boer War ends after a 13-day siege is lifted by the British. The battle had begun when a force of between 2,000 and 3,000 Boers had surrounded a force of 500 Australians, Rhodesians, Canadians and British soldiers at a supply dump at Brakfontein Drift.
- 1913Tōhoku Imperial University of Japan (modern day Tohoku University) becomes the first university in Japan to admit female students.
- 1920The congress of the Communist Party of Bukhara opens. The congress would call for armed revolution.
- 1927The Dole Air Race begins from Oakland, California, to Honolulu, Hawaii, during which six out of the eight participating planes crash or disappear.
- 1929The 1929 Palestine riots break out in Mandatory Palestine between Palestinian Arabs and Jews and continue until the end of the month. In total, 133 Jews and 116 Arabs are killed.
- 1946Mass riots in Kolkata begin, in which more than 4,000 would be killed in 72 hours.
- 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.
- 2014The Summer Youth Olympics open in the Chinese city of Nanjing.
View the complete list of historical events for August 16.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 16 and 1962 reveal that your Life Path number is 6. It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Theodore Kosloff, Clifton Davis, Wade Mainer, Tantoo Cardinal, August Alsina, Keanna Reeves, Victoire Thivisol, Sidney Ainsworth, Ola Rapace, Mohanlal.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 16 is Leo ♌. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Tiger is the mythical animal and Water is the element of a person born on August 16, 1962.
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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 ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Breaking Up Is Hard to Do by Neil Sedaka as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 18, 1962). 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 Spain approximately on 1350. Your profession was banker, usurer, moneylender, judge.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Natural talent of psychologist, you knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your problem – to learn determination and persistency. Every misfortune should crash upon your strong will.
Can you remember who you were?
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: May 28, 1949 – Wendy O. Williams, American singer-songwriter and actress (Plasmatics) (d. 1998); July 29, 1984 – Todd Bosley, American actor; March 10, 1982 – Mitsuomi Takahashi, Japanese actor.
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