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January 16, 1948 was a Friday and it was the 16th day of the year 1948. It was the 3rd Friday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1948 calendar will be in 2032. 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 Thursday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 116 days left before your next birthday. You will be 76 years old when that day comes. There have been 27,643 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 9,214 days or 25.23 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 936 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 September 29 at 09:58:00 GMT – Friday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on September 24, 1979.
If a dog named Shaike - a Chinook breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 393 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 Shaike will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Shaike will age 5-6 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.
- 1936Michael White
- 1937Lorraine Bayly
- 1942Barbara Lynn
- 1959Sade Adu
- 1962Denis O'Hare
- 1965Jill Sobule
- 1968David Chokachi
- 1969Rich Ward
- 1975Gillian Iliana Waters
View the complete list of January 16 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Jan 16.
- 1902Eric Liddell, Scottish runner, rugby player, and missionary (d. 1945)
- 1931Johannes Rau, German journalist and politician, 8th Federal President of Germany (d. 2006)
- 1939Mac Curtis, American singer (d. 2013)
- 1948Ruth Reichl, American journalist and critic
- 1958Tony Pulis, Welsh footballer and manager
- 1961Paul Raven, English bass player (Killing Joke, Prong, Godflesh, Zilch, Society 1, and Ministry) (d. 2007)
- 1964Deyan Nedelchev, Bulgarian singer-songwriter
- 1969Roy Jones, Jr., American boxer, rapper, and actor
- 1979Brenden Morrow, Canadian ice hockey player
- 1984Stephan Lichtsteiner, Swiss footballer
View the complete list of January 16 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1547Ivan IV of Russia a.k.a. Ivan the Terrible becomes Czar of Russia.
- 1581The English Parliament outlaws Roman Catholicism.
- 1809Peninsular War: The British defeat the French at the Battle of La Coruña.
- 1847John C. Frémont is appointed Governor of the new California Territory.
- 1862Hartley Colliery Disaster: Two hundred four men and boys killed in a mining disaster, prompted a change in UK law which henceforth required all collieries to have at least two independent means of escape.
- 1900The United States Senate accepts the Anglo-German treaty of 1899 in which the United Kingdom renounces its claims to the Samoan islands.
- 1919Temperance movement: The United States ratifies the Eighteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution, authorizing Prohibition in the United States one year after ratification.
- 1921The Marxist Left in Slovakia and the Transcarpathian Ukraine holds its founding congress in Ľubochňa.
- 1991The Coalition Forces go to war with Iraq, beginning the Gulf War (U.S. Time).
- 2013An estimated 41 international workers are taken hostage in an attack in the town of In Aménas, Algeria.
View the complete list of January 16 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 1, 16, and 1948 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: Natasha Desborough, Dat Phan, Doc Watson, Deanna Wright, Maurane, Steve J. Spears, Hans van Hemert, James Wolpert, J.Son Dinant, Ashley MacIsaac.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on January 16 is Capricorn ♑ (The Sea-goat) – a cardinal sign with Earth as Western element. The ruling planet is Saturn – the planet of discipline. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Eastern zodiac), Pig is the mythical animal and Fire is the Eastern element of a person born on January 16, 1948.
Garnet is the modern birthstone for the month of January while Emerald is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Capricorn is ruby. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Friday’ is emerald.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 16th January 1948 is Carnation for friendship.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on March 30, 1972. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +133. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on July 29, 1962. 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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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.
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 USA North-East approximately on 1450. Your profession was designer, engineering, craftsman.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – development and expansion of your mental consciousness. Find good teacher, spend a part of your time and energy on his wisdom.
Can you remember who you were?
In the United States, the most popular baby name is Linda. This name was given to 96,209 baby girls. For the boys it’s James. This name was recorded 88,588 times in the year 1948. Any chance you are Linda or James? (Source: ssa.gov)
What’s your bizarre Florida Man story? The #FloridaManChallenge is breaking the Internet and social media. Some crazy men, women, or creatures from the Sunshine State are making headlines every day of the year including your birthday. Try this fun exercise. Pick your search engine of choice and type in “florida man January 16” and see what kind of wild news headline you will get. This viral craze started in 2013 and gets resurrected now and then. The latest was from Tumblr and found its way to Twitter. As they say, the rest is history.
Your birthday in Roman numerals using DD.MM.YYYY notation is:
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about January 16, 1948. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 16th day of 1948
- Day of week: Friday
- Day of week birthstone: Emerald
- Week index: 3rd Friday of 1948
- Next same calendar year: 2032
- Day of week this year: Monday
- Day of week next year: Tuesday
- Day of week in 2025: Thursday
- Days until next birthday: 116 days
- Age on next birthday: 76 years old
- Days since birth: 27,643 days
- Days spent sleeping: 9,214 days
- Years spent sleeping: 25.23 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 936
- Next full moon: September 29 at 09:58:00 GMT – Friday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 24, 1979
- Age in dog years: 393 dog years old using a Chinook breed
- Life path number and meaning: 3 – It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
- Western zodiac sign: Capricorn ♑ (The Sea-goat)
- Western zodiac element: Earth
- Western zodiac sign quality: Cardinal
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Saturn – the planet of discipline
- Western zodiac gemstone: Ruby
- Eastern zodiac animal: Pig
- Eastern zodiac element: Fire
- Modern birthstone: Garnet
- Mystical birthstone: Emerald (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Carnation for friendship
- Best compatible birthday: March 30, 1972 (+133)
- Worst compatible birthday: July 29, 1962 (-118)
- Popular girl’s name: Linda – 96,209 babies
- Popular boy’s name: James – 88,588 babies
- Roman numerals: XVI.I.MCMXLVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: June 23, 1978 – Memphis Bleek, American rapper, producer, and actor; April 15, 1955 – Dodi Fayed, Egyptian film producer (d. 1997); August 5, 1957 – Faith Prince, American actress and singer.
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