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January 16, 1959 was a Friday and it was the 16th day of the year 1959. It was the 3rd Friday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1959 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 Saturday. Next year it will be Sunday 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 215 days left before your next birthday. You will be 63 years old when that day comes. There have been 22,796 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 7,599 days or 20.80 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 772 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 June 24 at 18:42:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on September 24, 1990.
If a dog named Ecco - a West Highland White Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 268 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 Ecco will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Ecco 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.
- 1898Bedia Muvahhit
- 1906Diana Wynyard
- 1918Allan Ekelund
- 1937Lorraine Bayly
- 1938Jô Soares
- 1942René Angélil
- 1946Ronnie Milsap
- 1948Dalvanius Prime
- 1971Jonathan Mangum
- 1988FKA twigs
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.
- 1853André Michelin, French businessman, co-founded the Michelin Tyre Company (d. 1931)
- 1902Eric Liddell, Scottish runner, rugby player, and missionary (d. 1945)
- 1931Robert L. Park, American physicist and academic
- 1932Victor Ciocâltea, Romanian chess player (d. 1983)
- 1947Harvey Proctor, English politician
- 1947Magdalen Nabb, English author and educator (d. 2007)
- 1972Alen Peternac, Croatian footballer
- 1974Kate Moss, English model and fashion designer
- 1983Emanuel Pogatetz, Austrian footballer
- 1986Paula Pareto, Argentinian martial artist
View the complete list of January 16 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1362A storm tide in the North Sea destroys the German city of Rungholt on the island of Strand.
- 1492The first grammar of the Spanish language is presented to Queen Isabella I.
- 1581The English Parliament outlaws Roman Catholicism.
- 1707The Scottish Parliament ratifies the Act of Union, paving the way for the creation of Great Britain.
- 1900The United States Senate accepts the Anglo-German treaty of 1899 in which the United Kingdom renounces its claims to the Samoan islands.
- 1970Buckminster Fuller receives the Gold Medal award from the American Institute of Architects.
- 1979The last Iranian Shah flees Iran with his family for good and relocates to Egypt.
- 1991The Coalition Forces go to war with Iraq, beginning the Gulf War (U.S. Time).
- 2001Congolese President Laurent-Désiré Kabila is assassinated by one of his own bodyguards.
- 2006Ellen Johnson Sirleaf is sworn in as Liberia’s new president. She becomes Africa’s first female elected head of state.
View the complete list of January 16 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 1, 16, and 1959 reveal that your Life Path number is 5. It represents progress, adventure and opportunity. You possess the curiosity of a cat and long to experience all of life.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Aurore Clément, Marian McKnight, June Pointer, Grayson Hall, Park Kyung-lim, John Wood, Queneerich Rehman, Sheridan Smith, Walter Egan, Tom Laughlin.
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), Dog is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on January 16, 1959.
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 1959 is Carnation for friendship.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on May 13, 1969. 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 August 4, 1955. Your score is -137. 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.
Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 3,000,716,593. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Smoke Gets in Your Eyes by The Platters as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (January 19, 1959). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
I do not know how you feel about this, but you were a male ♂ in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Turkey approximately on 575. Your profession was librarian, priest, keeper of tribal relics.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy.
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?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 105,573,458 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1959. The estimated number of babies born on 16th January 1959 is 289,242. That’s equivalent to 201 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 Mary. This name was given to 54,477 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 85,255 times in the year 1959. Any chance you are Mary or Michael? (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, 1959. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 16th day of 1959
- Day of week: Friday
- Day of week birthstone: Emerald
- Week index: 3rd Friday of 1959
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2023: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 215 days
- Age on next birthday: 63 years old
- Days since birth: 22,796 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,599 days
- Years spent sleeping: 20.80 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 772
- Next full moon: June 24 at 18:42:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 24, 1990
- Age in dog years: 268 dog years old using a West Highland White Terrier breed
- Life path number and meaning: 5 – It represents progress, adventure and opportunity. You possess the curiosity of a cat and long to experience all of life.
- 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: Dog
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Garnet
- Mystical birthstone: Emerald (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Carnation for friendship
- Best compatible birthday: May 13, 1969 (+133)
- Worst compatible birthday: August 4, 1955 (-137)
- 1959 world population: 3,000,716,593
- Number one song: Smoke Gets in Your Eyes by The Platters (January 19, 1959)
- Babies born in 1959: 105,573,458
- Babies born in 1959 every day: 289,242
- Babies born in 1959 every minute: 201
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 54,477 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 85,255 babies
- Roman numerals: XVI.I.MCMLIX
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: February 4, 1920 – Janet Waldo, American actress; March 27, 1939 – José Bardina, Spanish-Venezuelan actor (d. 2009); August 22, 1974 – Jenna Leigh Green, American actress and singer.
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