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August 16, 1977 was a Tuesday and it was the 228th day of the year 1977. The next time you can reuse your old 1977 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 40 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,529 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 492 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.
- 1933Julie Newmar
- 1934Ketty Lester
- 1943Sharon Baird
- 1963Christine Cavanaugh
- 1982Cam Gigandet
- 1986Shawn Pyfrom
- 1987Kyal Marsh
- 1990Kōki Uchiyama
- 1997Greyson Chance
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)
- 1860Martin Hawke, 7th Baron Hawke, English-Scottish cricketer (d. 1938)
- 1916Iggy Katona, American race car driver (d. 2003)
- 1928Eydie Gormé, American singer and actress (d. 2013)
- 1963Aloísio Pires Alves, Brazilian footballer and manager
- 1970Saif Ali Khan, Indian actor, singer, and producer
- 1983Nikolaos Zisis, Greek basketball player
- 1986Shawn Pyfrom, American actor
- 1991Evanna Lynch, Irish actress
- 1992Diego Schwartzman, Argentinian tennis player
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 16.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1328The House of Gonzaga seizes power in the Duchy of Mantua, and will rule until 1708.
- 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.
- 1792Maximilien de Robespierre presents the petition of the Commune of Paris to the Legislative Assembly, which demanded the formation of a revolutionary tribunal.
- 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.
- 1870Franco-Prussian War: The Battle of Mars-la-Tour is fought, resulting in a Prussian victory.
- 1913Tōhoku Imperial University of Japan (modern day Tohoku University) becomes the first university in Japan to admit female students.
- 1945Puyi, the last Chinese emperor and ruler of Manchukuo, is captured by Soviet troops.
- 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.
- 2013The ferry St. Thomas Aquinas collides with a cargo ship and sinks at Cebu, Philippines, killing 61 people and 59 others missing.
View the complete list of historical events for August 16.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 16 and 1977 reveal that your Life Path number is 3. It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Rei Dan, Licia Albanese, Bill Daily, Pedro Macedo Camacho, Bugoy Cariño, Xander Berkeley, Ute Lemper, Pierce Brosnan, Howie Epstein, Steven Mackintosh.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 16 is Leo ♌. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Snake is the mythical animal and Fire is the element of a person born on August 16, 1977.
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.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Best of My Love by The Emotions as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 20, 1977). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: March 23, 1946 – Barbara Rhoades, American actress; November 29, 1973 – Sarah Jones, American actress and playwright; June 15, 1988 – Miku Ishida, Japanese singer and actress.
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