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May 16, 1962 was a Wednesday and it was the 136th day of the year 1962. It was the 20th Wednesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1962 calendar will be in 2029. 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 289 days left before your next birthday. You will be 60 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,626 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 7,209 days or 19.74 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 733 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 August 22 at 12:03:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 22, 1994.
If a dog named Brentley - a Collie breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 285 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 Brentley will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Brentley 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.
- 1931Jack Dodson
- 1951Unshō Ishizuka
- 1963Mercedes Echerer
- 1964Boyd Tinsley
- 1964John Salley
- 1966Metin Şentürk
- 1975Tony Kakko
- 1977Melanie Lynskey
- 1983Nancy Ajram
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.
- 1910Aleksandr Ivanovich Laktionov, Russian painter and educator (d. 1972)
- 1947Roch Thériault, Canadian religious leader (d. 2011)
- 1953David Maclean, Scottish politician
- 1958Gitane Demone, American singer-songwriter (Christian Death and Pompeii 99)
- 1960S. Shanmuganathan, Sri Lankan commander and politician (d. 1998)
- 1977Dolcenera, Italian singer-songwriter and actress
- 1977Emilíana Torrini, Icelandic singer-songwriter (GusGus)
- 1981Joseph Morgan, English actor and producer
- 1985Anja Mittag, German footballer
- 1985Kazuhito Tanaka, Japanese gymnast
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.
- 218Julia Maesa, aunt of the assassinated Caracalla, is banished to her home in Syria by the self-proclaimed emperor Macrinus and declares her 14-year-old grandson Elagabalus, emperor of Rome.
- 1568Mary, Queen of Scots, flees to England.
- 1584Santiago de Vera becomes sixth Governor-General of the Spanish colony of the Philippines.
- 1843The first major wagon train heading for the Pacific Northwest sets out on the Oregon Trail with one thousand pioneers from Elm Grove, Missouri.
- 1868United States President Andrew Johnson is acquitted in his impeachment trial by one vote in the United States Senate.
- 1877May 1877 political crisis in France.
- 1974Josip Broz Tito is re-elected president of the Socialist Federal Republic of Yugoslavia. This time he is elected for life.
- 1975Junko Tabei becomes the first woman to reach the summit of Mount Everest.
- 1991Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom addresses a joint session of the United States Congress. She is the first British monarch to address the U.S. Congress.
- 2007Nicolas Sarkozy takes office as President of France.
View the complete list of May 16 historical events.
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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: David Alan Grier, Vanessa Olivarez, Keith Carradine, Ashley Greene, Trisha, Haluk Bilginer, David Olney, Markéta Jánská, Nujabes, Gaby Roslin.
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), Tiger is the mythical animal and Water is the Eastern element of a person born on May 16, 1962.
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.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 16th May 1962 is Lily of the Valley for purity.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on June 13, 1989. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +136. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on August 1, 1957. Your score is -118. 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?
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Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 3,140,093,217. (U.S. Census Bureau)
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.
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-East approximately on 1575. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, geologist.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You’re always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson – to search, to find and to use this bridge.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 111,558,191 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1962. The estimated number of babies born on 16th May 1962 is 305,639. That’s equivalent to 212 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 Lisa. This name was given to 46,080 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 85,037 times in the year 1962. Any chance you are Lisa 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 May 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 May 16, 1962. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 136th day of 1962
- Day of week: Wednesday
- Day of week birthstone: Amethyst
- Week index: 20th Wednesday of 1962
- Next same calendar year: 2029
- Day of week this year: Sunday
- Day of week next year: Monday
- Day of week in 2023: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 289 days
- Age on next birthday: 60 years old
- Days since birth: 21,626 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,209 days
- Years spent sleeping: 19.74 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 733
- Next full moon: August 22 at 12:03:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 22, 1994
- Age in dog years: 285 dog years old using a Collie 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: 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: Tiger
- Eastern zodiac element: Water
- Modern birthstone: Emerald
- Mystical birthstone: Sapphire (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Lily of the Valley for purity
- Best compatible birthday: June 13, 1989 (+136)
- Worst compatible birthday: August 1, 1957 (-118)
- 1962 world population: 3,140,093,217
- Number one song: Soldier Boy by The Shirelles (May 19, 1962)
- Babies born in 1962: 111,558,191
- Babies born in 1962 every day: 305,639
- Babies born in 1962 every minute: 212
- Popular girl’s name: Lisa – 46,080 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 85,037 babies
- Roman numerals: XVI.V.MCMLXII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: March 22, 1920 – James Brown, American actor and singer (d. 1992); August 13, 1971 – Heike Makatsch, German actress and singer; December 21, 1946 – Carl Wilson, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (The Beach Boys) (d. 1998).
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