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May 16, 1962 was a Wednesday and it was the 136th day of the year 1962. The next time you can reuse your old 1962 calendar will be in 2018. 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 235 days left before your next birthday. You will be 56 years old when that day comes. There have been 20,219 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 685 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 October 5 at 18:41:00 GMT – Thursday.
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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.
- 1909Margaret Sullavan
- 1921Harry Carey, Jr.
- 1957Yuri Shevchuk
- 1964Boyd Tinsley
- 1966Scott Reeves
- 1973Jason Acuña
- 1977Claudia Albertario
- 1986Megan Fox
- 1994Miles Heizer
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for May 16.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 16.
- 1827Pierre Cuypers, Dutch architect, designed the Amsterdam Centraal railway station and Rijksmuseum (d. 1921)
- 1905Henry Fonda, American actor, singer, and producer (d. 1982)
- 1942David Penry-Davey, English lawyer and judge
- 1952James Herndon, American psychologist and academic
- 1963David Wilkinson, English theologian and academic
- 1970Gabriela Sabatini, Argentinian tennis player
- 1978Lionel Scaloni, Argentinian footballer
- 1983Nancy Ajram, Lebanese singer
- 1984Pania Rose, Australian model
- 1988Jesús Castillo, Mexican footballer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for May 16.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1770A 14-year-old Marie Antoinette marries 15-year-old Louis-Auguste who later becomes king of France.
- 1834The Battle of Asseiceira is fought, the last and decisive engagement of the Liberal Wars in Portugal.
- 1868United States President Andrew Johnson is acquitted in his impeachment trial by one vote in the United States Senate.
- 1874A flood on the Mill River in Massachusetts destroys much of four villages and kills 139 people.
- 1914The first ever National Challenge Cup final is played. Brooklyn Field Club defeats Brooklyn Celtic 2–1.
- 1918The Sedition Act of 1918 is passed by the U.S. Congress, making criticism of the government during wartime an imprisonable offense. It will be repealed less than two years later.
- 1953American journalist William N. Oatis is released after serving 22 months of a ten-year prison sentence for espionage in Czechoslovakia.
- 1969Venera program: Venera 5, a Soviet space probe, lands on Venus.
- 1974Josip Broz Tito is re-elected president of the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia. This time he is elected for life.
- 1975India annexes Sikkim after the mountain state holds a referendum in which the popular vote is in favor of merging with India.
View the complete list of historical events for May 16.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 16 and 1962 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: Khaliah Adams, Micky Dolenz, Giorgos Karadimos, Susan Dey, Mary Elizabeth McGlynn, Nancy Littlefield, Rutanya Alda, Nigel Harman, Raymond J. Barry, Ricky Tomlinson.
The zodiac sign of a person born on May 16 is Taurus ♉. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Tiger is the mythical animal and Water is the element of a person born on May 16, 1962.
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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 ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Soldier Boy by The Shirelles as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 19, 1962). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: September 6, 1935 – Isabelle Collin Dufresne, French-American actress and author (d. 2014); March 6, 1976 – Ken Anderson, American wrestler and actor; November 30, 1924 – Allan Sherman, American actor, singer, producer, and screenwriter (d. 1973).
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