Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 16th of May 1949 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!
May 16, 1949 was a Monday and it was the 136th day of the year 1949. It was the 20th Monday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1949 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 Sunday. Next year it will be Monday and two years from now it will be Tuesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 240 days left before your next birthday. You will be 73 years old when that day comes. There have been 26,423 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 8,808 days or 24.11 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 894 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 September 20 at 23:56:00 GMT – Monday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 22, 1981.
If a dog named Eazy - a Plott breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 344 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 Eazy will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Eazy 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.
- 1921Harry Carey, Jr.
- 1925Bobbejaan Schoepen
- 1961Kevin McDonald
- 1966Janet Jackson
- 1972Khary Payton
- 1977Melanie Lynskey
- 1981Joseph Morgan
- 1986Megan Fox
- 1992Davika Hoorne
View the complete list of May 16 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 16.
- 1831David Edward Hughes, Welsh-American physicist, co-invented the microphone (d. 1900)
- 1923Merton Miller, American economist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 2000)
- 1945Massimo Moratti, Italian businessman
- 1957Benjamin Mancroft, 3rd Baron Mancroft, English politician
- 1959Mare Winningham, American actress and singer-songwriter
- 1960Steve Scott, British journalist and presenter
- 1966Scott Reeves, American singer-songwriter and actor (Blue County)
- 1990Darko Šarović, Serbian sprinter
- 1991Grigor Dimitrov, Bulgarian tennis player
- 1994Aaron Moores, English swimmer
View the complete list of May 16 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1834The Battle of Asseiceira is fought, the last and decisive engagement of the Liberal Wars in Portugal.
- 1866The U.S. Congress eliminates the half dime coin and replaces it with the five cent piece, or nickel.
- 1877May 1877 political crisis in France.
- 1888Nikola Tesla delivers a lecture describing the equipment which will allow efficient generation and use of alternating currents to transmit electric power over long distances.
- 1951The first regularly scheduled transatlantic flights begin between Idlewild Airport (now John F Kennedy International Airport) in New York City and Heathrow Airport in London, operated by El Al Israel Airlines.
- 1960Theodore Maiman operates the first optical laser (a ruby laser), at Hughes Research Laboratories in Malibu, California.
- 1975India annexes Sikkim after the mountain state holds a referendum in which the popular vote is in favor of merging with India.
- 1997Mobutu Sese Seko, the President of Zaire, flees the country.
- 2003In Casablanca, Morocco, 33 civilians are killed and more than 100 people are injured in the Casablanca terrorist attacks.
- 2015A passenger train collides with a tractor and trailer on a level crossing at Ibbenbüren, Germany. Two people are killed and 40 are injured.
View the complete list of May 16 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 16, and 1949 reveal that your Life Path number is 8. It represents experience, authority and endeavour. You are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Richard O'Brien, Thom Bray, Jane Powell, Janet Montgomery, Ulrich Mühe, Athena Chu, Pam Dawber, Tom Lister, Jr., Nicholas Guest, Spencer Breslin.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on May 16 is Taurus ♉ (The Bull) – a fixed sign with Earth as Western element. The ruling planet is Venus – the planet of love and beauty. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Eastern zodiac), Ox is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on May 16, 1949.
Emerald is the modern birthstone for the month of May while Sapphire is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Taurus is sapphire. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Monday’ is pearl.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 16th May 1949 is Lily of the Valley for purity.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on September 18, 1973. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +137. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on October 28, 1960. Your score is -125. 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.
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 USA South-West approximately on 1375. Your profession was preacher, publisher, scribbler of ancient inscriptions.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Timid, constrained, quiet person. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your main task – to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!
Can you remember who you were?
In the United States, the most popular baby name is Linda. This name was given to 91,016 baby girls. For the boys it’s James. This name was recorded 86,855 times in the year 1949. Any chance you are Linda or James? (Source: ssa.gov)
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Your birthday in Roman numerals using DD.MM.YYYY notation is:
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about May 16, 1949. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 136th day of 1949
- Day of week: Monday
- Day of week birthstone: Pearl
- Week index: 20th Monday of 1949
- Next same calendar year: 2022
- Day of week this year: Sunday
- Day of week next year: Monday
- Day of week in 2023: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 240 days
- Age on next birthday: 73 years old
- Days since birth: 26,423 days
- Days spent sleeping: 8,808 days
- Years spent sleeping: 24.11 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 894
- Next full moon: September 20 at 23:56:00 GMT – Monday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 22, 1981
- Age in dog years: 344 dog years old using a Plott breed
- Life path number and meaning: 8 – It represents experience, authority and endeavour. You are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth.
- Western zodiac sign: Taurus ♉ (The Bull)
- Western zodiac element: Earth
- Western zodiac sign quality: Fixed
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Venus – the planet of love and beauty
- Western zodiac gemstone: Sapphire
- Eastern zodiac animal: Ox
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Emerald
- Mystical birthstone: Sapphire (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Lily of the Valley for purity
- Best compatible birthday: September 18, 1973 (+137)
- Worst compatible birthday: October 28, 1960 (-125)
- Popular girl’s name: Linda – 91,016 babies
- Popular boy’s name: James – 86,855 babies
- Roman numerals: XVI.V.MCMXLIX
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: December 31, 1965 – Nicholas Sparks, American author, screenwriter, and producer; April 2, 1908 – Buddy Ebsen, American actor and dancer (d. 2003); June 29, 1957 – María Conchita Alonso, Cuban-Venezuelan singer and actress.
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