Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 16th of December 1978 that no one tells you about. Don’t wait a minute longer and jump in using the content links below. Average read time of 10 minutes. Enjoy!
December 16, 1978 was a Saturday and it was the 350th day of the year 1978. It was the 50th Saturday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1978 calendar will be in 2023. 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 Friday. Next year it will be Saturday 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 80 days left before your next birthday. You will be 44 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,991 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 5,330 days or 14.59 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 541 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 9 at 20:56:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on August 24, 2010.
If a dog named Grimmy - a Skye Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 192 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 Grimmy will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Grimmy 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.
- 1907Barbara Kent
- 1945Patti Deutsch
- 1948Christopher Biggins
- 1957Antonio Vega
- 1961André Andersen
- 1962Maruschka Detmers
- 1963Jeff Carson
- 1971Paul van Dyk
- 1973Jason Molina
- 1988Anna Popplewell
View the complete list of December 16 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Dec 16.
- 1584John Selden, English jurist and scholar (d. 1654)
- 1861Antonio de La Gándara, French painter and illustrator (d. 1917)
- 1867Amy Carmichael, Anglo-Irish missionary and humanitarian in India (d. 1951)
- 1903Hardie Albright, American actor (d. 1975)
- 1934Louis Waldon, American actor (d. 2013)
- 1964Gail Harris, English actress and producer
- 1964Paul Vogt, American actor
- 1969Craig White, English cricketer and coach
- 1972Paul Leyden, Australian actor, director, producer, and screenwriter
- 1993Jyoti Amge, Indian actress
View the complete list of December 16 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 714Pepin of Herstal, mayor of the Merovingian palace, dies at Jupille (modern Belgium). He is succeeded by his infant grandson Theudoald while his wife Plectrude holds actual power in the Frankish Kingdom.
- 1653English Interregnum: The Protectorate – Oliver Cromwell becomes Lord Protector of the Commonwealth of England, Scotland and Ireland.
- 1689Convention Parliament: The Declaration of Right is embodied in the Bill of Rights.
- 1707Last recorded eruption of Mount Fuji in Japan.
- 1826Benjamin W. Edwards rides into Mexican-controlled Nacogdoches, Texas, and declares himself ruler of the Republic of Fredonia.
- 1903Taj Mahal Palace & Tower hotel in Bombay first opens its doors to the guests.
- 1907The American Great White Fleet begins its circumnavigation of the world.
- 1946Thailand joins the United Nations.
- 1978Cleveland, Ohio, becomes the first major American city to default on its financial obligations since the Great Depression.
- 1995Official adoption of the name of “Euro”.
View the complete list of December 16 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 12, 16, and 1978 reveal that your Life Path number is 8. It represents experience, authority and endeavour. You are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Diva Montelaba, Jamshid Mashayekhi, Jenny Eclair, Julianne Nicholson, Timi Yuro, Linda Smith, Tom Fogerty, Sandra Kim, Ginger Rogers, Tinie Tempah.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on December 16 is Sagittarius ♐ (The Archer) – a mutable sign with Fire as Western element. The ruling planet is Jupiter – the planet of luck and expansion. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Eastern zodiac), Horse is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on December 16, 1978.
Turquoise is the modern birthstone for the month of December while Onyx is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Sagittarius is topaz. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Saturday’ is turquoise.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 16th December 1978 is Holly for precious moments.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on July 7, 1967. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +112. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on May 8, 1970. Your score is -118. 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?
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Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 4,304,105,753. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was You Don’t Bring Me Flowers by Barbra Streisand and Neil Diamond as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (December 16, 1978). 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 Saudi Arabia approximately on 1850. Your profession was digger, undertaker.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere — politics, business, religion, housekeeping. Could be a leader.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 122,638,528 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1978. The estimated number of babies born on 16th December 1978 is 335,996. That’s equivalent to 233 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 56,323 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,158 times in the year 1978. Any chance you are Jennifer 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 December 16, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 350th day of 1978
- Day of week: Saturday
- Day of week birthstone: Turquoise
- Week index: 50th Saturday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Friday
- Day of week next year: Saturday
- Day of week in 2024: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 80 days
- Age on next birthday: 44 years old
- Days since birth: 15,991 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,330 days
- Years spent sleeping: 14.59 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 541
- Next full moon: October 9 at 20:56:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on August 24, 2010
- Age in dog years: 192 dog years old using a Skye Terrier breed
- Life path number and meaning: 8 – It represents experience, authority and endeavour. You are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth.
- Western zodiac sign: Sagittarius ♐ (The Archer)
- Western zodiac element: Fire
- Western zodiac sign quality: Mutable
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Jupiter – the planet of luck and expansion
- Western zodiac gemstone: Topaz
- Eastern zodiac animal: Horse
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Turquoise
- Mystical birthstone: Onyx (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Holly for precious moments
- Best compatible birthday: July 7, 1967 (+112)
- Worst compatible birthday: May 8, 1970 (-118)
- 1978 world population: 4,304,105,753
- Number one song: You Don’t Bring Me Flowers by Barbra Streisand and Neil Diamond (December 16, 1978)
- Babies born in 1978: 122,638,528
- Babies born in 1978 every day: 335,996
- Babies born in 1978 every minute: 233
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 56,323 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,158 babies
- Roman numerals: XVI.XII.MCMLXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: February 16, 1938 – Barry Primus, American actor, director, and producer; October 9, 1957 – Ini Kamoze, Jamaican singer-songwriter; May 21, 1967 – Blake Schwarzenbach, American singer and guitarist (Jawbreaker, Jets to Brazil, The Thorns of Life, and forgetters).
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