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July 16, 1978 was a Sunday and it was the 197th day of the year 1978. It was the 29th Sunday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1978 calendar will be in 2023. 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 Friday. 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 357 days left before your next birthday. You will be 44 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,714 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 5,238 days or 14.34 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 532 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 July 24 at 02:39:00 GMT – Saturday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on March 24, 2010.
If a dog named Murfi - a Doberman Pinscher breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 243 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 Murfi will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Murfi will age 5-6 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.
- 1888Percy Kilbride
- 1896Evelyn Preer
- 1906Vincent Sherman
- 1911Sonny Tufts
- 1941Desmond Dekker
- 1947Don Burke
- 1955Zohar Argov
- 1966Yıldız Tilbe
- 1969Daryl Mitchell
- 1978Gülhan Şen
View the complete list of July 16 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Jul 16.
- 1871John Maxwell, American golfer (d. 1906)
- 1884Anna Vyrubova, Russian author (d. 1964)
- 1919Choi Kyu-hah, South Korean politician, 4th President of South Korea (d. 2006)
- 1932Max McGee, American football player and sportscaster (d. 2007)
- 1943Martin Huba, Slovak actor and director
- 1949Alan Fitzgerald, American guitarist and keyboardist (Montrose, Gamma and Alliance)
- 1952Robert David Steele, American spy and politician
- 1963Norman Cook, English rapper, DJ, and producer (The Housemartins, Beats International, Freak Power, and Pizzaman)
- 1979Douglas Murray, Scottish journalist and author
- 1980Adam Scott, Australian golfer
View the complete list of July 16 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1935The world’s first parking meter is installed in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
- 1942Holocaust: Vel‘ d'Hiv Roundup (Rafle du Vel’d'Hiv): The government of Vichy France orders the mass arrest of 13,152 Jews who are held at the Winter Velodrome in Paris before deportation to Auschwitz.
- 1948Following token resistance, the city of Nazareth, revered by Christians as the hometown of Jesus, capitulates to Israeli troops during Operation Dekel in the 1948 Arab–Israeli War.
- 1956Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus closes its very last “Big Tent” show in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, due to changing economics all subsequent circus shows will be held in arenas.
- 1965South Vietnamese Colonel Phạm Ngọc Thảo, a formerly undetected communist spy and double agent, is hunted down and killed by unknown individuals after being sentenced to death in absentia for a February 1965 coup attempt against Nguyễn Khánh.
- 1973Watergate scandal: Former White House aide Alexander Butterfield informs the United States Senate that President Richard Nixon had secretly recorded potentially incriminating conversations.
- 1990The Parliament of the Ukrainian SSR declares state sovereignty over the territory of the Ukrainian SSR.
- 2008Sixteen infants in Gansu Province, China, who had been fed on tainted milk powder, are diagnosed with kidney stones; in total an estimated 300,000 infants are affected.
- 2013As many as 27 children die and 25 others are hospitalized after eating lunch served at their school in eastern India.
- 2015Four U.S. Marines and one gunman die in a shooting spree targeting military installations in Chattanooga, Tennessee.
View the complete list of July 16 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 7, 16, and 1978 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: Kenza Farah, Roosevelt Sykes, Maury Chaykin, Karen Lynn Gorney, Rona Nishliu, Jesse L. Lasky, Makoto Takeda, Cas Haley, Māris Martinsons, Rajendra Kumar.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on July 16 is Cancer ♋ (The Crab) – a cardinal sign with Water as Western element. The ruling planet is Moon – the celestial body of moods and emotions. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Eastern zodiac), Horse is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on July 16, 1978.
Ruby is the modern birthstone for the month of July while Ruby is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Cancer is emerald. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Sunday’ is topaz.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 16th July 1978 is Larkspur for haughtiness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on December 22, 1975. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +112. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on February 19, 1998. Your score is -136. 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 4,304,105,753. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Shadow Dancing by Andy Gibb as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (July 22, 1978). 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 1850. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, herbalist.
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 122,638,528 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1978. The estimated number of babies born on 16th July 1978 is 335,996. That’s equivalent to 233 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 56,323 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,158 times in the year 1978. Any chance you are Jennifer 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 July 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 July 16, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 197th day of 1978
- Day of week: Sunday
- Day of week birthstone: Topaz
- Week index: 29th Sunday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Friday
- Day of week next year: Saturday
- Day of week in 2023: Sunday
- Days until next birthday: 357 days
- Age on next birthday: 44 years old
- Days since birth: 15,714 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,238 days
- Years spent sleeping: 14.34 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 532
- Next full moon: July 24 at 02:39:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on March 24, 2010
- Age in dog years: 243 dog years old using a Doberman Pinscher 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: Cancer ♋ (The Crab)
- Western zodiac element: Water
- Western zodiac sign quality: Cardinal
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Moon – the celestial body of moods and emotions
- Western zodiac gemstone: Emerald
- Eastern zodiac animal: Horse
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Ruby
- Mystical birthstone: Ruby (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Larkspur for haughtiness
- Best compatible birthday: December 22, 1975 (+112)
- Worst compatible birthday: February 19, 1998 (-136)
- 1978 world population: 4,304,105,753
- Number one song: Shadow Dancing by Andy Gibb (July 22, 1978)
- Babies born in 1978: 122,638,528
- Babies born in 1978 every day: 335,996
- Babies born in 1978 every minute: 233
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 56,323 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,158 babies
- Roman numerals: XVI.VII.MCMLXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: June 24, 1934 – Jean-Pierre Ferland, Canadian singer-songwriter; April 15, 1982 – Ester Dean, American singer-songwriter, record producer and actress; August 7, 1972 – Greg Serano, American actor.
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