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August 16, 1987 was a Sunday and it was the 228th day of the year 1987. It was the 33rd Sunday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1987 calendar will be in 2026. 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 Monday. Next year it will be Tuesday and two years from now it will be Wednesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 324 days left before your next birthday. You will be 35 years old when that day comes. There have been 12,460 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 4,153 days or 11.37 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 422 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 October 20 at 14:58:00 GMT – Wednesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 24, 2019.
If a dog named Lola Jay - a Sussex Spaniel breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 156 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 Lola Jay will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Lola Jay 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.
- 1910Gloria Blondell
- 1910Mae Clarke
- 1930Frank Gifford
- 1933Julie Newmar
- 1934Donnie Dunagan
- 1934Ketty Lester
- 1934Pierre Richard
- 1937Lorraine Gary
- 1940Bruce Beresford
- 1942Barbara George
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.
- 1744Pierre Méchain, French astronomer and surveyor (d. 1804)
- 1848Vladimir Sukhomlinov, Russian general (d. 1926)
- 1860Martin Hawke, 7th Baron Hawke, English-Scottish cricketer (d. 1938)
- 1882Désiré Mérchez, French swimmer and water polo player (d. 1968)
- 1967Mark Coyne, Australian rugby player
- 1974Krisztina Egerszegi, Hungarian swimmer
- 1980Ryan Hanigan, American baseball player
- 1982Cam Gigandet, American actor
- 1982Joleon Lescott, English footballer
- 1984Matteo Anesi, Italian speed skater
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.
- 1793French Revolution: A levée en masse is decreed by the National Convention.
- 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.
- 1920Polish–Soviet War: The Battle of Radzymin concludes; the Soviet Red Army is forced to turn away from Warsaw.
- 1930The first British Empire Games were opened in Hamilton, Ontario by the Governor General of Canada, the Viscount Willingdon.
- 1946Mass riots in Kolkata begin, in which more than 4,000 would be killed in 72 hours.
- 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.
- 1972In an unsuccessful coup d'état attempt, the Royal Moroccan Air Force fires upon Hassan II of Morocco’s plane while he is traveling back to Rabat.
- 1989A solar flare from the Sun creates a geomagnetic storm that affects micro chips, leading to a halt of all trading on Toronto’s stock market.
- 2014The Summer Youth Olympics open in the Chinese city of Nanjing.
- 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 1987 reveal that your Life Path number is 22. It is a master number that represents practical idealism and material mastery. You were born under the most powerful and potentially the most successful of all Life Path numbers.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Fess Parker, Tobin Bell, Uno Laur, Thierry Hazard, Scott Maslen, Shannon Hoon, Foivos Delivorias, Kazuki Kitamura, John Walker, Kate Higgins.
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 Fire is the Eastern element of a person born on August 16, 1987.
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 ‘Sunday’ is topaz.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 16th August 1987 is Poppy for preparedness.
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In a room of 23 people there’s a 50% chance of two individuals having the same birthday (month and day only and not a leap year). The chance increases to 99.9% if there are 70 people in the room. You need at least 253 people in the room if you want someone to have the same birthday as you with 50% probability. This is called the birthday paradox or birthday problem. Try it out on your classroom, office, or sports team and confirm how many people share the same birthday.
Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 5,027,200,492. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Who’s That Girl by Madonna as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 22, 1987). 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 Western Africa approximately on 1725. Your profession was dancer, singer, actor.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Ruthless character, carefully weighing your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 138,691,278 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1987. The estimated number of babies born on 16th August 1987 is 379,976. That’s equivalent to 264 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 Jessica. This name was given to 55,991 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 63,647 times in the year 1987. Any chance you are Jessica or Michael? (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, 1987. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 228th day of 1987
- Day of week: Sunday
- Day of week birthstone: Topaz
- Week index: 33rd Sunday of 1987
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Monday
- Day of week next year: Tuesday
- Day of week in 2023: Wednesday
- Days until next birthday: 324 days
- Age on next birthday: 35 years old
- Days since birth: 12,460 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,153 days
- Years spent sleeping: 11.37 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 422
- Next full moon: October 20 at 14:58:00 GMT – Wednesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 24, 2019
- Age in dog years: 156 dog years old using a Sussex Spaniel breed
- Life path number and meaning: 22 – It is a master number that represents practical idealism and material mastery. You were born under the most powerful and potentially the most successful of all Life Path numbers.
- 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: Fire
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- 1987 world population: 5,027,200,492
- Number one song: Who’s That Girl by Madonna (August 22, 1987)
- Babies born in 1987: 138,691,278
- Babies born in 1987 every day: 379,976
- Babies born in 1987 every minute: 264
- Popular girl’s name: Jessica – 55,991 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 63,647 babies
- Roman numerals: XVI.VIII.MCMLXXXVII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: January 22, 1949 – Steve Perry, American singer-songwriter and producer (Journey); July 30, 1976 – Jerry Jewell, American voice actor, singer, and director; September 7, 1989 – Hugh Mitchell, English actor.
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