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December 16, 1979 was a Sunday and it was the 350th day of the year 1979. It was the 50th Sunday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1979 calendar will be in 2029. 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 43 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,626 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 5,209 days or 14.26 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 529 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, 2011.
If a dog named Whiskie - a German Pinscher breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 209 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 Whiskie will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Whiskie will age 4.5 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.
- 1918Vida Hope
- 1921Eulalio González
- 1922Cy Leslie
- 1955Xander Berkeley
- 1964Gail Harris
- 1970Daniel Cosgrove
- 1971Paul van Dyk
- 1972Travis Morrison
- 1979Jessie Ward
- 1985Keita Tachibana
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.
- 1787Mary Russell Mitford, English author and playwright (d. 1855)
- 1947Ben Cross, English actor
- 1961LaChanze, American actress, singer, and dancer
- 1962Maruschka Detmers, Dutch-French actress
- 1965Nancy Valen, American actress and producer
- 1976Jen Golbeck, American computer scientist
- 1985Amanda Setton, American actress
- 1986Candice Crawford, American model and journalist, Miss Missouri USA 2008
- 1987Hallee Hirsh, American actress
- 1988Mats Hummels, German footballer
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.
- 1653English Interregnum: The Protectorate – Oliver Cromwell becomes Lord Protector of the Commonwealth of England, Scotland and Ireland.
- 1773American Revolution: Boston Tea Party – Members of the Sons of Liberty disguised as Mohawk Indians dump hundreds of crates of tea into Boston harbor as a protest against the Tea Act.
- 1907The American Great White Fleet begins its circumnavigation of the world.
- 1914World War I: German battleships under Franz von Hipper bombard the English ports of Hartlepool and Scarborough.
- 1937Theodore Cole and Ralph Roe attempt to escape from the American federal prison on Alcatraz Island in San Francisco Bay; neither is ever seen again.
- 1957Sir Feroz Khan Noon replaces Ibrahim Ismail Chundrigar as Prime Minister of Pakistan.
- 1971Bangladesh Liberation War and Indo-Pakistani War of 1971: The surrender of the Pakistan Army brings an end to both conflicts. This is commemorated annually as Victory Day in Bangladesh, and as Vijay Diwas in India.
- 1971The United Kingdom recognizes Bahrain’s independence. This is commemorated annually as Bahrain’s National Day.
- 1991Kazakhstan declares independence from the Soviet Union.
- 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 1979 reveal that your Life Path number is 9. It represents selflessness, forgiveness and creativity. You are the philanthropist, humanitarian, socially conscious, and are deeply concerned about the state of the world.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Karen Iwata, Melissa O'Neil, Gracie Fields, Sarita Pérez de Tagle, Al Martino, Balthazar Getty, Bessie Love, Christina Moore, Olavi Virta, Dorothée Berryman.
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), Sheep is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on December 16, 1979.
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 ‘Sunday’ is topaz.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 16th December 1979 is Holly for precious moments.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on December 31, 1967. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +117. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on June 1, 1973. Your score is -153. 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 4,379,013,942. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Escape (The Piña Colada Song) by Rupert Holmes as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (December 22, 1979). 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 1050. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, herbalist.
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 123,688,258 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1979. The estimated number of babies born on 16th December 1979 is 338,872. That’s equivalent to 235 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 56,718 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,733 times in the year 1979. 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, 1979. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 350th day of 1979
- Day of week: Sunday
- Day of week birthstone: Topaz
- Week index: 50th Sunday of 1979
- Next same calendar year: 2029
- 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: 43 years old
- Days since birth: 15,626 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,209 days
- Years spent sleeping: 14.26 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 529
- Next full moon: October 9 at 20:56:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on August 24, 2011
- Age in dog years: 209 dog years old using a German Pinscher breed
- Life path number and meaning: 9 – It represents selflessness, forgiveness and creativity. You are the philanthropist, humanitarian, socially conscious, and are deeply concerned about the state of the world.
- 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: Sheep
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Turquoise
- Mystical birthstone: Onyx (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Holly for precious moments
- Best compatible birthday: December 31, 1967 (+117)
- Worst compatible birthday: June 1, 1973 (-153)
- 1979 world population: 4,379,013,942
- Number one song: Escape (The Piña Colada Song) by Rupert Holmes (December 22, 1979)
- Babies born in 1979: 123,688,258
- Babies born in 1979 every day: 338,872
- Babies born in 1979 every minute: 235
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 56,718 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,733 babies
- Roman numerals: XVI.XII.MCMLXXIX
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: January 19, 1977 – Nicole, Chilean singer-songwriter and guitarist; June 7, 1964 – Gia Carides, Australian actress and producer; May 29, 1958 – Karen Maruyama, American actress and director.
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