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January 16, 1988 was a Saturday and it was the 16th day of the year 1988. It was the 3rd Saturday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1988 calendar will be in 2044. 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 Thursday. Next year it will be Saturday and two years from now it will be Sunday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 230 days left before your next birthday. You will be 33 years old when that day comes. There have been 11,824 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 3,941 days or 10.79 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 400 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 5 at 19:15:00 GMT – Friday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on September 24, 2019.
If a dog named Tonka - a Tibetan Spaniel breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 148 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 Tonka will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Tonka 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
- 1915Leslie H. Martinson
- 1918Stirling Silliphant
- 1944Jim Stafford
- 1950Damo Suzuki
- 1964Deyan Nedelchev
- 1968Danni Ashe
- 1985Sidharth Malhotra
- 1988FKA twigs
- 1994Charlotte Best
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.
- 1894Irving Mills, American publisher (d. 1985)
- 1907Alexander Knox, Canadian-English actor and screenwriter (d. 1995)
- 1923Keith Shackleton, English painter and television host (d. 2015)
- 1950Brian Castro, Hong Kong-Australian author and academic
- 1957Ricardo Darín, Argentinian actor, director, and screenwriter
- 1970Rick Bognar, Canadian wrestler and actor
- 1972Ruben Bagger, Danish footballer
- 1974Brent Hinds, American singer-songwriter and guitarist
- 1978Alfredo Amézaga, Mexican baseball player
- 1981Jamie Lundmark, Canadian ice hockey player
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.
- 27 BCGaius Julius Caesar Octavianus is granted the title Augustus by the Roman Senate, marking the beginning of the Roman Empire.
- 1780American Revolutionary War: Battle of Cape St. Vincent.
- 1809Peninsular War: The British defeat the French at the Battle of La Coruña.
- 1847John C. Frémont is appointed Governor of the new California Territory.
- 1938Benny Goodman, and his band, performed in concert at Carnegie Hall in New York City
- 1939The Irish Republican Army (IRA) begins a bombing and sabotage campaign in England.
- 1970Buckminster Fuller receives the Gold Medal award from the American Institute of Architects.
- 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.
- 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 1988 reveal that your Life Path number is 7. It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Allan Clarke, Tim Hodge, Ben Davidson, Carolina "Pampita" Ardohaín, Simone Renant, Cleo Massey, Emma Samms, Joe Eszterhas, Paul Delph, Takuya Kimura.
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), Rabbit is the mythical animal and Fire is the Eastern element of a person born on January 16, 1988.
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 ‘Saturday’ is turquoise.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 16th January 1988 is Carnation for friendship.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on August 19, 1987. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +122. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on June 17, 1968. Your score is -145. 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 5,114,557,167. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Got My Mind Set on You by George Harrison as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (January 16, 1988). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
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 Saudi Arabia approximately on 1725. Your profession was digger, undertaker.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere — politics, business, religion, housekeeping. Could be a leader.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 139,142,510 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1988. The estimated number of babies born on 16th January 1988 is 380,171. That’s equivalent to 264 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 Jessica. This name was given to 51,538 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 64,133 times in the year 1988. Any chance you are Jessica 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, 1988. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 16th day of 1988
- Day of week: Saturday
- Day of week birthstone: Turquoise
- Week index: 3rd Saturday of 1988
- Next same calendar year: 2044
- Day of week this year: Thursday
- Day of week next year: Saturday
- Day of week in 2022: Sunday
- Days until next birthday: 230 days
- Age on next birthday: 33 years old
- Days since birth: 11,824 days
- Days spent sleeping: 3,941 days
- Years spent sleeping: 10.79 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 400
- Next full moon: June 5 at 19:15:00 GMT – Friday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 24, 2019
- Age in dog years: 148 dog years old using a Tibetan Spaniel breed
- Life path number and meaning: 7 – It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
- 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: Rabbit
- Eastern zodiac element: Fire
- Modern birthstone: Garnet
- Mystical birthstone: Emerald (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Carnation for friendship
- Best compatible birthday: August 19, 1987 (+122)
- Worst compatible birthday: June 17, 1968 (-145)
- 1988 world population: 5,114,557,167
- Number one song: Got My Mind Set on You by George Harrison (January 16, 1988)
- Babies born in 1988: 139,142,510
- Babies born in 1988 every day: 380,171
- Babies born in 1988 every minute: 264
- Popular girl’s name: Jessica – 51,538 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 64,133 babies
- Roman numerals: XVI.I.MCMLXXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: October 30, 1915 – Fred W. Friendly, American journalist and producer (d. 1998); December 30, 1939 – Felix Pappalardi, American singer-songwriter, bass player, and producer (Mountain) (d. 1983); June 29, 1972 – DJ Shadow, American DJ and producer (Unkle).
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