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January 16, 1966 was a Sunday and it was the 16th day of the year 1966. It was the 3rd Sunday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1966 calendar will be in 2022. 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 364 days left before your next birthday. You will be 54 years old when that day comes. There have been 19,359 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 6,453 days or 17.67 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 655 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 January 21 at 05:17:00 GMT – Monday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on September 24, 1997.
If a dog named Honoria - a Flat-Coated Retriever breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 258 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 Honoria will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Honoria 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.
- 1906Diana Wynyard
- 1924Katy Jurado
- 1937Lorraine Bayly
- 1939Mac Curtis
- 1950Robert Schimmel
- 1957Ricardo Darín
- 1965Jill Sobule
- 1973Josie Davis
- 1975Gillian Iliana Waters
- 1992Maja Keuc
View the complete list of January 16 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Jan 16.
- 1477Johannes Schöner, German astronomer and cartographer (d. 1547)
- 1616François de Vendôme, Duke of Beaufort (d. 1669)
- 1872Edward Gordon Craig, English actor, director, and producer (d. 1966)
- 1933Susan Sontag, American author and playwright (d. 2004)
- 1935Udo Lattek, German footballer, manager, and sportscaster (d. 2015)
- 1962Denis O'Hare, American-Irish actor and singer
- 1972Richard T. Jones, Japanese-American actor and producer
- 1974Marlon Anderson, American baseball player and sportscaster
- 1984Miroslav Radović, Serbian footballer
- 1987Lauren McAvoy, English model
View the complete list of January 16 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 378General Siyaj K‘ak’conquers Tikal, enlarging the domain of King Spearthrower Owl of Teotihuacán.
- 1412The Medici family is appointed official banker of the Papacy.
- 1572Thomas Howard, 4th Duke of Norfolk is tried for treason for his part in the Ridolfi plot to restore Catholicism in England.
- 1780American Revolutionary War: Battle of Cape St. Vincent.
- 1920Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Incorporated was founded on the campus of Howard University.
- 1938Benny Goodman, and his band, performed in concert at Carnegie Hall in New York City
- 1942Crash of TWA Flight 3, killing all 22 aboard, including film star Carole Lombard.
- 1945Adolf Hitler moves into his underground bunker, the so-called Führerbunker.
- 1979The last Iranian Shah flees Iran with his family for good and relocates to Egypt.
- 2003The Space Shuttle Columbia takes off for mission STS-107 which would be its final one. Columbia disintegrated 16 days later on re-entry.
View the complete list of January 16 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 1, 16, and 1966 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: Kylie Travis, Veronica Hamel, Guy Beaulne, Terry O'Quinn, Blossom Dearie, Kemal Monteno, Heike Makatsch, Alyson Hannigan, Ethan Cohn, Tarkan Gözübüyük.
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), Snake is the mythical animal and Wood is the Eastern element of a person born on January 16, 1966.
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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 ‘Sunday’ is topaz.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 16th January 1966 is Carnation for friendship.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on January 11, 1994. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +209. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on September 19, 1958. Your incompatibility score is -127. 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?
A: Birthday twins – easy!
Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 3,420,677,923. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was The Sound of Silence by Simon & Garfunkel as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (January 22, 1966). 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 Philippines approximately on 900. Your profession was writer, dramatist, organizer of rituals.
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 118,093,834 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1966. The estimated number of babies born on 16th January 1966 is 323,545. That’s equivalent to 225 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 56,913 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 79,992 times in the year 1966. Any chance you are Lisa or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about January 16, 1966. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 16th day of 1966
- Day of week: Sunday
- Day of week birthstone: Topaz
- Week index: 3rd Sunday of 1966
- Next same calendar year: 2022
- Day of week this year: Wednesday
- Day of week next year: Thursday
- Day of week in 2021: Saturday
- Days until next birthday: 364 days
- Age on next birthday: 54 years old
- Days since birth: 19,359 days
- Days spent sleeping: 6,453 days
- Years spent sleeping: 17.67 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 655
- Next full moon: January 21 at 05:17:00 GMT – Monday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 24, 1997
- Age in dog years: 258 dog years old using a Flat-Coated Retriever 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: Snake
- Eastern zodiac element: Wood
- Modern birthstone: Garnet
- Mystical birthstone: Emerald (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Carnation for friendship
- Best compatible birthday: January 11, 1994 (+209)
- Worst compatible birthday: September 19, 1958 (-127)
- 1966 world population: 3,420,677,923
- Number one song: The Sound of Silence by Simon & Garfunkel (January 22, 1966)
- Babies born in 1966: 118,093,834
- Babies born in 1966 every day: 323,545
- Babies born in 1966 every minute: 225
- Popular girl’s name: Lisa – 56,913 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 79,992 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: October 13, 1969 – Cady McClain, American actress, singer, and author; October 17, 1988 – Tori Matsuzaka, Japanese model and actor; May 14, 1928 – Will "Dub" Jones, American singer (The Coasters and The Cadets) (d. 2000).
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