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May 16, 1968 was a Thursday and it was the 137th day of the year 1968. The next time you can reuse your old 1968 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 274 days left before your next birthday. You will be 51 years old when that day comes. There have been 18,353 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 6,118 days or 17 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 621 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 26 at 11:58:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 23, 2000.
If a dog named Navidad - a Newfoundland breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 277 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 Navidad will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Navidad 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.
- 1917George Gaynes
- 1931Jack Dodson
- 1937Yvonne Craig
- 1950Ray Condo
- 1959Mare Winningham
- 1968Chingmy Yau
- 1968Ralph Tresvant
- 1974Adam Richman
- 1986Megan Fox
- 1990Thomas Brodie-Sangster
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.
- 1897Zvi Sliternik, Israeli entomologist and academic (d. 1994)
- 1918Wilf Mannion, English footballer and manager (d. 2000)
- 1919Ramon Margalef, Spanish ecologist and biologist (d. 2004)
- 1921Harry Carey, Jr., American actor, producer, and screenwriter (d. 2012)
- 1931K. Natwar Singh, Indian scholar and politician, Indian Minister of External Affairs
- 1947Barbara Lee, American singer (The Chiffons) (d. 1992)
- 1952James Herndon, American psychologist and academic
- 1955Hazel O'Connor, English-Irish singer-songwriter and actress
- 1966Thurman Thomas, American football player
- 1971Phil Clarke, English rugby player and sportscaster
View the complete list of famous birthdays for May 16.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1204Baldwin IX, Count of Flanders is crowned as the first Emperor of the Latin Empire.
- 1527The Florentines drive out the Medici for a second time and Florence re-establishes itself as a republic.
- 1568Mary, Queen of Scots, flees to England.
- 1834The Battle of Asseiceira is fought, the last and decisive engagement of the Liberal Wars in Portugal.
- 1874A flood on the Mill River in Massachusetts destroys much of four villages and kills 139 people.
- 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.
- 1986The Seville Statement on Violence is adopted by an international meeting of scientists, convened by the Spanish National Commission for UNESCO, in Seville, Spain.
- 1997Mobutu Sese Seko, the President of Zaire, flees the country.
- 2005Kuwait permits women’s suffrage in a 35–23 National Assembly vote.
View the complete list of historical events for May 16.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 16 and 1968 reveal that your Life Path number is 9. It represents selflessness, forgiveness and creativity. You are the philanthropist, humanitarian, socially conscious, and are deeply concerned about the state of the world.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Mitch Murray, Mandy Moore, Billy Guy, Seo Yuna, Jonathan Miller, Phil Ochs, Jackie Gleason, Aoi Nakamura, Gabriele Tinti, Jaki Graham.
The zodiac sign of a person born on May 16 is Taurus ♉. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Monkey is the mythical animal and Earth is the element of a person born on May 16, 1968.
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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 ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
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.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Tighten Up by Archie Bell & the Drells as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 18, 1968). 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 Spain approximately on 925. Your profession was seaman, dealer, businessman, broker.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Natural talent of psychologist, you knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your problem – to learn determination and persistency. Every misfortune should crash upon your strong will.
Can you remember who you were?
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: March 25, 1908 – David Lean, English director, producer, and screenwriter (d. 1991); March 10, 1929 – Huey P. Meaux, American record producer, founded Tear Drop Records and Capri Records (d. 2011); April 1, 1961 – Mark White, English singer-songwriter and guitarist (ABC).
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