Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 16th of January 1996 that no one tells you about. Don’t wait a minute longer and jump in using the content links below. Average read time of 10 minutes. Enjoy!
January 16, 1996 was a Tuesday and it was the 16th day of the year 1996. It was the 3rd Tuesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1996 calendar will be in 2024. 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 242 days left before your next birthday. You will be 24 years old when that day comes. There have been 8,524 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 2,841 days or 7.78 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 289 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 17 at 08:32:00 GMT – Monday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) will happen sometime on September 24, 2027.
If a dog named Skruffy - a Tibetan Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 112 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 Skruffy will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Skruffy 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.
- 1906Diana Wynyard
- 1924Katy Jurado
- 1925Harold Switzer
- 1938Michael Pataki
- 1948John Carpenter
- 1962Denis O'Hare
- 1969Roy Jones, Jr.
- 1972Greg Page
- 1973Josie Davis
- 1982Birgitte Hjort Sørensen
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.
- 1616François de Vendôme, Duke of Beaufort (d. 1669)
- 1853Ian Standish Monteith Hamilton, Greek-English general (d. 1947)
- 1905Ernesto Halffter, Spanish composer and conductor (d. 1989)
- 1929Stanley Jeyaraja Tambiah, Sri Lankan anthropologist and academic (d. 2014)
- 1952Piercarlo Ghinzani, Italian race car driver
- 1972Ang Christou, Australian footballer
- 1977Jeff Foster, American basketball player
- 1982Birgitte Hjort Sørensen, Danish actress
- 1983Emanuel Pogatetz, Austrian footballer
- 1986Mason Gamble, American actor
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.
- 1120The Council of Nablus is held, establishing the earliest surviving written laws of the Crusader Kingdom of Jerusalem.
- 1362A storm tide in the North Sea destroys the German city of Rungholt on the island of Strand.
- 1547Ivan IV of Russia a.k.a. Ivan the Terrible becomes Czar of Russia.
- 1809Peninsular War: The British defeat the French at the Battle of La Coruña.
- 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.
- 1919Temperance movement: The United States ratifies the Eighteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution, authorizing Prohibition in the United States one year after ratification.
- 1924Eleftherios Venizelos becomes Prime Minister of Greece for the fourth time.
- 1939The Irish Republican Army (IRA) begins a bombing and sabotage campaign in England.
- 2001US President Bill Clinton awards former President Theodore Roosevelt a posthumous Medal of Honor for his service in the Spanish–American War.
- 2005Romanian university lecturer and novelist Adriana Iliescu gives birth at 66 to her daughter Eliza, breaking the record for the oldest birth mother in the world
View the complete list of January 16 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 1, 16, and 1996 reveal that your Life Path number is 6. It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Danny Burstein, Snejana Onopka, Jishu Dasgupta, Diahann Carroll, Denise Milani, Richard Gomez, Saffron Burrows, León Klimovsky, Sal Mineo, Christiane Eda-Pierre.
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), Pig is the mythical animal and Wood is the Eastern element of a person born on January 16, 1996.
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 1996 is Carnation for friendship.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on November 16, 1968. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +225. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on July 26, 1975. Your incompatibility score is -186. 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 5,779,440,593. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey and Boyz II Men as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (January 20, 1996). 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 USA South-Central approximately on 1225. Your profession was chemist, alchemist, poison manufacturer.
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: 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 131,354,612 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1996. The estimated number of babies born on 16th January 1996 is 358,892. That’s equivalent to 249 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 Emily. This name was given to 25,151 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 38,365 times in the year 1996. Any chance you are Emily 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.
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about January 16, 1996. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 16th day of 1996
- Day of week: Tuesday
- Day of week birthstone: Ruby
- Week index: 3rd Tuesday of 1996
- Next same calendar year: 2024
- Day of week this year: Wednesday
- Day of week next year: Thursday
- Day of week in 2021: Saturday
- Days until next birthday: 242 days
- Age on next birthday: 24 years old
- Days since birth: 8,524 days
- Days spent sleeping: 2,841 days
- Years spent sleeping: 7.78 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 289
- Next full moon: June 17 at 08:32:00 GMT – Monday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 24, 2027
- Age in dog years: 112 dog years old using a Tibetan Terrier breed
- Life path number and meaning: 6 – It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
- 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: Pig
- Eastern zodiac element: Wood
- Modern birthstone: Garnet
- Mystical birthstone: Emerald (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Carnation for friendship
- Best compatible birthday: November 16, 1968 (+225)
- Worst compatible birthday: July 26, 1975 (-186)
- 1996 world population: 5,779,440,593
- Number one song: One Sweet Day by Mariah Carey and Boyz II Men (January 20, 1996)
- Babies born in 1996: 131,354,612
- Babies born in 1996 every day: 358,892
- Babies born in 1996 every minute: 249
- Popular girl’s name: Emily – 25,151 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 38,365 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: October 22, 1969 – Helmut Lotti, Belgian singer-songwriter; August 20, 1962 – Sophie Aldred, English actress; April 24, 1933 – Helmuth Lohner, Austrian actor and director (d. 2015).
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