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August 16, 1972 was a Wednesday and it was the 229th day of the year 1972. It was the 33rd Wednesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1972 calendar will be in 2028. 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 362 days left before your next birthday. You will be 48 years old when that day comes. There have been 17,170 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 5,723 days or 15.67 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 582 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, 2004.
If a dog named Rebecca - a Belgian Sheepdog breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 262 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 Rebecca will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Rebecca 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.
- 1910Mae Clarke
- 1924Fess Parker
- 1928Eddie Kirkland
- 1936Anita Gillette
- 1945Bob Balaban
- 1949Barbara Goodson
- 1952Gianna Rolandi
- 1957Laura Innes
- 1960Timothy Hutton
- 2003Harvey Bautista
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.
- 1902Wallace Thurman, American author and playwright (d. 1934)
- 1930Tony Trabert, American tennis player and sportscaster
- 1939Seán Brady, Irish cardinal
- 1946Masoud Barzani, Iranian-Kurdish politician, President of Iraqi Kurdistan
- 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
- 1957Laura Innes, American actress and director
- 1975Pantelis Konstantinidis, Greek footballer
- 1980Hwangbo, South Korean rapper and actress (Chakra)
- 1982Cam Gigandet, American 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.
- 1 BCWang Mang consolidates his power and is declared marshal of state. Emperor Ai of Han, who had died the previous day, had no heirs.
- 1792Maximilien de Robespierre presents the petition of the Commune of Paris to the Legislative Assembly, which demanded the formation of a revolutionary tribunal.
- 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.
- 1858U.S. President James Buchanan inaugurates the new transatlantic telegraph cable by exchanging greetings with Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom. However, a weak signal forces a shutdown of the service in a few weeks.
- 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.
- 1913Completion of the Royal Navy battlecruiser HMS Queen Mary.
- 1923The United Kingdom gives the name “Ross Dependency” to part of its claimed Antarctic territory and makes the Governor-General of the Dominion of New Zealand its administrator.
- 1946The All Hyderabad Trade Union Congress is founded in Secunderabad.
- 1954The first issue of Sports Illustrated is published.
- 2015More than 96 people have been killed and hundreds injured following a series of air-raids by the Syrian Arab Air Force on the rebel-held market town of Douma.
View the complete list of August 16 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 16, and 1972 reveal that your Life Path number is 7. It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Dorothy Lyman, Cyd Charisse, Karen Grassle, Sarah McLeod, Paprika Steen, Olga Zubarry, Aleksandra Szwed, Bobby Goldsboro, Aaron Paul, Shahrukh Khan.
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), Rat is the mythical animal and Water is the Eastern element of a person born on August 16, 1972.
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 1972 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on September 19, 1975. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +111. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on May 20, 1992. Your incompatibility score is -135. 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 3,866,568,653. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Alone Again (Naturally) by Gilbert O’Sullivan as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 19, 1972). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
I do not know how you feel about this, but you were a male ♂ in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of USA South-East approximately on 675. Your profession was sailor, shoemaker.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You’re always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking.
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?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 121,907,602 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1972. The estimated number of babies born on 16th August 1972 is 333,081. That’s equivalent to 231 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 63,604 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 71,405 times in the year 1972. 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 August 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 August 16, 1972. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 229th day of 1972
- Day of week: Wednesday
- Day of week birthstone: Amethyst
- Week index: 33rd Wednesday of 1972
- Next same calendar year: 2028
- Day of week this year: Friday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2021: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 362 days
- Age on next birthday: 48 years old
- Days since birth: 17,170 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,723 days
- Years spent sleeping: 15.67 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 582
- Next full moon: September 14 at 04:34:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 24, 2004
- Age in dog years: 262 dog years old using a Belgian Sheepdog breed
- Life path number and meaning: 7 – It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
- 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: Rat
- Eastern zodiac element: Water
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: September 19, 1975 (+111)
- Worst compatible birthday: May 20, 1992 (-135)
- 1972 world population: 3,866,568,653
- Number one song: Alone Again (Naturally) by Gilbert O’Sullivan (August 19, 1972)
- Babies born in 1972: 121,907,602
- Babies born in 1972 every day: 333,081
- Babies born in 1972 every minute: 231
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 63,604 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 71,405 babies
- Roman numerals: XVI.VIII.MCMLXXII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: July 28, 1916 – David Brown, American journalist and producer (d. 2010); November 10, 1927 – Sabah, Lebanese singer and actress (d. 2014); May 21, 1974 – Havoc, American rapper and producer (Mobb Deep).
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