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May 16, 1968 was a Thursday and it was the 137th day of the year 1968. It was the 20th Thursday of that year. 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 180 days left before your next birthday. You will be 51 years old when that day comes. There have been 18,447 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 6,149 days or 16.84 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 624 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 November 23 at 05:41:00 GMT – Friday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 23, 2000.
If a dog named Princella - a Border Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 220 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 Princella will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Princella will age 4 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.
- 1905Henry Fonda
- 1921Harry Carey, Jr.
- 1931Jack Dodson
- 1937Yvonne Craig
- 1940Ole Ernst
- 1944Danny Trejo
- 1948Jesper Christensen
- 1969David Boreanaz
- 1973Special Ed
- 1986Shakti Arora
View the complete list of May 16 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 16.
- 1917James C. Murray, American lawyer and politician (d. 1999)
- 1931Jack Dodson, American actor (d. 1994)
- 1943Kay Andrews, Baroness Andrews, English politician
- 1949Rick Reuschel, American baseball player
- 1957Anthony St John, 22nd Baron St John of Bletso, English lawyer and businessman
- 1957Joan Benoit, American runner
- 1968Chingmy Yau, Hong Kong actress
- 1983Daniel Kerr, Australian footballer
- 1984Pania Rose, Australian model
- 1985Stanislav Ianevski, Bulgarian actor
View the complete list of May 16 famous birthdays.
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.
- 1771The Battle of Alamance, a pre-American Revolutionary War battle between local militia and a group of rebels called The “Regulators”, occurs in present-day Alamance County, North Carolina.
- 1811Peninsular War: The allies Spain, Portugal and United Kingdom, defeat the French at the Battle of Albuera.
- 1822Greek War of Independence: The Turks capture the Greek town of Souli.
- 1834The Battle of Asseiceira is fought, the last and decisive engagement of the Liberal Wars in Portugal.
- 1960Theodore Maiman operates the first optical laser (a ruby laser), at Hughes Research Laboratories in Malibu, California.
- 1961Park Chung-hee leads a coup d'état to overthrow the Second Republic of South Korea.
- 1983Sudan People’s Liberation Army/Movement rebels against the Sudanese government.
- 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.
- 2011STS-134 (ISS assembly flight ULF6), launched from the Kennedy Space Center on the 25th and final flight for OV 105.
View the complete list of May 16 historical events.
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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: Rene Requiestas, Deana Carter, Ray Walker, Sharon Stone, Yui Ichikawa, Karl Dall, Christie Clark, Wanda Nara, Yang Mi, Ehron VonAllen.
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), Monkey is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern 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.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 16th May 1968 is Lily of the Valley for purity.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on April 27, 1941. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +141. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on November 11, 1971. Your incompatibility score is -161. 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 3,562,313,822. (U.S. Census Bureau)
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?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 120,171,727 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1968. The estimated number of babies born on 16th May 1968 is 328,338. That’s equivalent to 228 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 49,532 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 82,006 times in the year 1968. Any chance you are Lisa or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about May 16, 1968. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 137th day of 1968
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 20th Thursday of 1968
- Next same calendar year: 2024
- Day of week this year: Wednesday
- Day of week next year: Thursday
- Day of week in 2020: Saturday
- Days until next birthday: 180 days
- Age on next birthday: 51 years old
- Days since birth: 18,447 days
- Days spent sleeping: 6,149 days
- Years spent sleeping: 16.84 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 624
- Next full moon: November 23 at 05:41:00 GMT – Friday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 23, 2000
- Age in dog years: 220 dog years old using a Border Terrier breed
- Life path number and meaning: 9 – It represents selflessness, forgiveness and creativity. You are the philanthropist, humanitarian, socially conscious, and are deeply concerned about the state of the world.
- 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: Monkey
- 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: April 27, 1941 (+141)
- Worst compatible birthday: November 11, 1971 (-161)
- 1968 world population: 3,562,313,822
- Number one song: Tighten Up by Archie Bell & the Drells (May 18, 1968)
- Babies born in 1968: 120,171,727
- Babies born in 1968 every day: 328,338
- Babies born in 1968 every minute: 228
- Popular girl’s name: Lisa – 49,532 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 82,006 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: November 14, 1978 – Michala Banas, New Zealand actress and singer; April 15, 1903 – John Williams, English-American actor (d. 1983); May 5, 1955 – Melinda Culea, American actress.
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