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January 16, 1981 was a Friday and it was the 16th day of the year 1981. It was the 3rd Friday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1981 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 Tuesday. Next year it will be Wednesday 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 61 days left before your next birthday. You will be 38 years old when that day comes. There have been 13,818 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 4,606 days or 12.61 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 468 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 November 23 at 05:41:00 GMT – Friday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on September 24, 2012.
If a dog named Bentley - a Golden Retriever breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 186 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 Bentley will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Bentley 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.
- 1929Shigeru Kōyama
- 1934Marilyn Horne
- 1936Michael White
- 1940Lepa Lukić
- 1944Jim Stafford
- 1946Kabir Bedi
- 1959Juanita Bynum
- 1974Brent Hinds
- 1976Roselle Nava
- 1985Sidharth Malhotra
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.
- 1815Henry Halleck, American lawyer, general, and scholar (d. 1872)
- 1885Zhou Zuoren, Chinese author and translator (d. 1967)
- 1925Peter Hirsch, English metallurgist and academic
- 1950Damo Suzuki, Japanese singer and guitarist (Can)
- 1961Ronnie Lee Gardner, American criminal (d. 2010)
- 1964Deyan Nedelchev, Bulgarian singer-songwriter
- 1974Brent Hinds, American singer-songwriter and guitarist
- 1975Greg Strause, American director and producer
- 1989Yvonne Zima, American actress
- 1993Hannes Anier, Estonian footballer
View the complete list of January 16 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 750The army of Abdallah ibn Ali and Abu Awn Abd al-Malik ibn Yazid defeats that of Marwan II in the Battle of the Zab, bringing the Abbasid Revolution to completion.
- 1556Philip II becomes King of Spain.
- 1707The Scottish Parliament ratifies the Act of Union, paving the way for the creation of Great Britain.
- 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.
- 1896Defeat of Cymru Fydd at South Wales Liberal Federation AGM, Newport, Monmouthshire.
- 1942Crash of TWA Flight 3, killing all 22 aboard, including film star Carole Lombard.
- 1964Hello, Dolly! (musical) starring Carol Channing opened on Broadway, beginning a run of 2,844 performances.
- 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).
- 1992El Salvador officials and rebel leaders sign the Chapultepec Peace Accords in Mexico City, Mexico ending the 12-year Salvadoran Civil War that claimed at least 75,000 lives.
View the complete list of January 16 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 1, 16, and 1981 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: Justin Hartley, Erena Mizusawa, Patsy Gallant, Michiru Ōshima, Franziska Weisz, Joi Chua, Maggie Ma, Liv Stoveland, R. K. Srikantan, Étienne Daho.
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), Monkey is the mythical animal and Metal is the Eastern element of a person born on January 16, 1981.
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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 ‘Friday’ is emerald.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 16th January 1981 is Carnation for friendship.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on November 11, 1971. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +130. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on June 29, 1987. Your incompatibility score is -124. 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 4,534,410,125. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was (Just Like) Starting Over by John Lennon as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (January 17, 1981). 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 127,030,934 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1981. The estimated number of babies born on 16th January 1981 is 348,030. That’s equivalent to 242 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 57,049 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 68,765 times in the year 1981. Any chance you are Jennifer or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about January 16, 1981. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 16th day of 1981
- Day of week: Friday
- Day of week birthstone: Emerald
- Week index: 3rd Friday of 1981
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Tuesday
- Day of week next year: Wednesday
- Day of week in 2020: Thursday
- Days until next birthday: 61 days
- Age on next birthday: 38 years old
- Days since birth: 13,818 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,606 days
- Years spent sleeping: 12.61 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 468
- Next full moon: November 23 at 05:41:00 GMT – Friday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 24, 2012
- Age in dog years: 186 dog years old using a Golden Retriever 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: 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: Monkey
- Eastern zodiac element: Metal
- Modern birthstone: Garnet
- Mystical birthstone: Emerald (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Carnation for friendship
- Best compatible birthday: November 11, 1971 (+130)
- Worst compatible birthday: June 29, 1987 (-124)
- 1981 world population: 4,534,410,125
- Number one song: (Just Like) Starting Over by John Lennon (January 17, 1981)
- Babies born in 1981: 127,030,934
- Babies born in 1981 every day: 348,030
- Babies born in 1981 every minute: 242
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 57,049 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 68,765 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: April 11, 1970 – Johnny Messner, American actor; May 29, 1991 – Tom Ljungman, Swedish actor; August 5, 1961 – Tim Wilson, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 2014).
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