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August 16, 1987 was a Sunday and it was the 228th day of the year 1987. 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 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 300 days left before your next birthday. You will be 31 years old when that day comes. There have been 11,023 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 373 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 November 4 at 05:24:00 GMT – Saturday.
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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.
- 1934John Standing
- 1934Ketty Lester
- 1942Barbara George
- 1948Barry Hay
- 1960Timothy Hutton
- 1961Michaela Dornonville de la Cour
- 1972Emily Robison
- 1975George Stults
- 1985Arden Cho
- 1987Eri Kitamura
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for August 16.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 16.
- 1820Andrew Rainsford Wetmore, Canadian lawyer and politician, 1st Premier of New Brunswick (d. 1892)
- 1902Wallace Thurman, American author and playwright (d. 1934)
- 1917Roque Cordero, Panamanian composer and educator (d. 2008)
- 1928Eddie Kirkland, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 2011)
- 1937Lorraine Gary, American actress
- 1950Jeff Thomson, Australian cricketer
- 1960Franz Welser-Möst, Austrian-American conductor and director
- 1961Urara Takano, Japanese voice actress
- 1977Tamer Hosny, Egyptian singer-songwriter and actor
- 1991G.E.M., Hong Kong singer-songwriter and actress
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 16.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1819Peterloo Massacre: Seventeen people die and over 600 are injured in cavalry charges at a public meeting at St. Peter’s Field, Manchester, England.
- 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.
- 1869Battle of Acosta Ñu: A Paraguayan battalion made up of children is massacred by the Brazilian Army during the Paraguayan War.
- 1870Franco-Prussian War: The Battle of Mars-la-Tour is fought, resulting in a Prussian victory.
- 1930The first British Empire Games were opened in Hamilton, Ontario by the Governor General of Canada, the Viscount Willingdon.
- 1930The first color sound cartoon, called Fiddlesticks, is made by Ub Iwerks.
- 1946The All Hyderabad Trade Union Congress is founded in Secunderabad.
- 1966Vietnam War: The House Un-American Activities Committee begins investigations of Americans who have aided the Viet Cong. The committee intends to introduce legislation making these activities illegal. Anti-war demonstrators disrupt the meeting and 50 people are arrested.
- 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.
View the complete list of historical events for August 16.
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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: Rosana Pastor, Laura Mennell, Vatsal Sheth, Ashley Melnick, Blake Lively, Jon Walker, Shaun Ryder, DJ Ajax, Don Kessinger, Arthur Q. Bryan.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 16 is Leo ♌. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Rabbit is the mythical animal and Fire is the element of a person born on August 16, 1987.
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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 ‘Sunday’ is topaz.
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?
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: June 21, 1997 – Rebecca Black, American singer and actress; February 22, 1966 – Rachel Dratch, American actress and singer; May 19, 1938 – Girish Karnad, Indian actor, director, screenwriter, and playwright.
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