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January 16, 1962 was a Tuesday and it was the 16th day of the year 1962. It was the 3rd Tuesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1962 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 was Wednesday. Next year it will be Thursday and two years from now it will be Saturday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 145 days left before your next birthday. You will be 58 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,039 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 7,013 days or 19.20 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 713 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 14 at 04:34:00 GMT – Saturday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on September 24, 1993.
If a dog named Bolt - a Dachshund breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 248 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 Bolt will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Bolt 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.
- 1898Irving Rapper
- 1918Stirling Silliphant
- 1925Harold Switzer
- 1942Barbara Lynn
- 1944Jim Stafford
- 1946Kabir Bedi
- 1968David Chokachi
- 1971Jonathan Mangum
- 1976Roselle Nava
- 1980Lin-Manuel Miranda
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.
- 1834Robert R. Hitt, American politician, 13th United States Assistant Secretary of State (d. 1906)
- 1870Jüri Jaakson, Estonian businessman and politician, State Elder of Estonia (d. 1942)
- 1906Diana Wynyard, English actress (d. 1964)
- 1915Leslie H. Martinson, American director, producer, and screenwriter
- 1965Jill Sobule, American singer-songwriter and guitarist
- 1967Dandy Sakano, Japanese comedian
- 1971Jonathan Mangum, American actor, producer, and screenwriter
- 1972Dameon Clarke, Canadian-American actor
- 1980Lin-Manuel Miranda, American actor, playwright, and composer
- 1982Birgitte Hjort Sørensen, Danish actress
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.
- 1412The Medici family is appointed official banker of the Papacy.
- 1605The first edition of El ingenioso hidalgo Don Quijote de la Mancha (Book One of Don Quixote) by Miguel de Cervantes is published in Madrid, Spain.
- 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.
- 1878Russo-Turkish War (1877–78): Battle of Philippopolis: Captain Aleksandr Burago with a squadron of Russian Imperial army dragoons liberates Plovdiv from Ottoman rule.
- 1900The United States Senate accepts the Anglo-German treaty of 1899 in which the United Kingdom renounces its claims to the Samoan islands.
- 1920The League of Nations holds its first council meeting in Paris, France.
- 1920Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Incorporated was founded on the campus of Howard University.
- 1969Czech student Jan Palach commits suicide by self-immolation in Prague, Czechoslovakia, in protest against the Soviets’ crushing of the Prague Spring the year before.
- 2001Congolese President Laurent-Désiré Kabila is assassinated by one of his own bodyguards.
View the complete list of January 16 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 1, 16, and 1962 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: Tapio Wilska, Imran Khan, Agnes Carlsson, Norma Aleandro, Eddie Byrne, Tonio K, Erich von Stroheim, Jeff Pilson, Jason Behr, Jennyfer Jewell.
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), Ox is the mythical animal and Metal is the Eastern element of a person born on January 16, 1962.
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 ‘Tuesday’ is ruby.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 16th January 1962 is Carnation for friendship.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on January 3, 1967. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +168. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on August 28, 1932. Your incompatibility score is -194. 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 3,140,093,217. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was The Twist by Chubby Checker as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (January 20, 1962). 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 Mongolia approximately on 975. Your profession was entertainer, musician, poet, temple-dancer.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: You should develop self-love and ability to implant hope into hearts of people. Ambition – is not everything. True wealth is buried in your soul.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 111,558,191 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1962. The estimated number of babies born on 16th January 1962 is 305,639. That’s equivalent to 212 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 Lisa. This name was given to 46,080 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 85,037 times in the year 1962. Any chance you are Lisa 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, 1962. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 16th day of 1962
- Day of week: Tuesday
- Day of week birthstone: Ruby
- Week index: 3rd Tuesday of 1962
- Next same calendar year: 2029
- Day of week this year: Wednesday
- Day of week next year: Thursday
- Day of week in 2021: Saturday
- Days until next birthday: 145 days
- Age on next birthday: 58 years old
- Days since birth: 21,039 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,013 days
- Years spent sleeping: 19.20 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 713
- Next full moon: September 14 at 04:34:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 24, 1993
- Age in dog years: 248 dog years old using a Dachshund 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: 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: Ox
- Eastern zodiac element: Metal
- Modern birthstone: Garnet
- Mystical birthstone: Emerald (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Carnation for friendship
- Best compatible birthday: January 3, 1967 (+168)
- Worst compatible birthday: August 28, 1932 (-194)
- 1962 world population: 3,140,093,217
- Number one song: The Twist by Chubby Checker (January 20, 1962)
- Babies born in 1962: 111,558,191
- Babies born in 1962 every day: 305,639
- Babies born in 1962 every minute: 212
- Popular girl’s name: Lisa – 46,080 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 85,037 babies
- Roman numerals: XVI.I.MCMLXII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: October 17, 1955 – Smita Patil, Indian actress (d. 1986); August 6, 1980 – Wilber Pan, American-Taiwanese singer-songwriter and actor; January 26, 1989 – Yukari Kabutomushi, Japanese actress.
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