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May 16, 1976 was a Sunday and it was the 137th day of the year 1976. It was the 20th Sunday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1976 calendar will be in 2032. 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 Saturday. Next year it will be Sunday and two years from now it will be Monday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 351 days left before your next birthday. You will be 45 years old when that day comes. There have been 16,085 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 5,362 days or 14.68 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 544 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 June 5 at 19:15:00 GMT – Friday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on January 23, 2008.
If a dog named Doug - a Sloughi breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 248 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 Doug will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Doug 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.
- 1929Betty Carter
- 1931Jack Dodson
- 1944Danny Trejo
- 1948Jesper Christensen
- 1953Pierce Brosnan
- 1955Hazel O'Connor
- 1964John Salley
- 1973Kōsuke Toriumi
- 1985Tadayoshi Okura
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.
- 1907Bob Tisdall, Sri Lankan-Irish hurdler (d. 2004)
- 1936Karl Lehmann, German cardinal
- 1945Marta Beatriz Roque, Cuban economist and activist
- 1946Roger Earl, English drummer and songwriter (Savoy Brown and Foghat)
- 1947Darrell Sweet, English-Scottish drummer (Nazareth) (d. 1999)
- 1962Helga Radtke, German long jumper
- 1969Steve Lewis, American sprinter
- 1984Jensen Lewis, American baseball player
- 1984Rick Rypien, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 2011)
- 1990Amanda Carreras, Gibraltarian tennis player
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.
- 1866The U.S. Congress eliminates the half dime coin and replaces it with the five cent piece, or nickel.
- 1891The International Electrotechnical Exhibition opens in Frankfurt, Germany, and will feature the world’s first long distance transmission of high-power, three-phase electric current (the most common form today).
- 1914The first ever National Challenge Cup final is played. Brooklyn Field Club defeats Brooklyn Celtic 2–1.
- 1943The Holocaust: The Warsaw Ghetto Uprising ends.
- 1953American journalist William N. Oatis is released after serving 22 months of a ten-year prison sentence for espionage in Czechoslovakia.
- 1966The Communist Party of China issues the “May 16 Notice”, marking the beginning of the Cultural Revolution.
- 1975Junko Tabei becomes the first woman to reach the summit of Mount Everest.
- 2005Kuwait permits women’s suffrage in a 35–23 National Assembly vote.
- 2014Twelve people are killed in two explosions in the Gikomba market area of the Kenyan capital of Nairobi.
View the complete list of May 16 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 16, and 1976 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: Monty Berman, Carl Ng, Sabrina Seara, Jonas Bjerre, Paul Weller, Tatsuya Ueda, Bruce Hall, Yuina Kuroshima, Timothy Adams, Alexander Siddig.
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), Dragon is the mythical animal and Fire is the Eastern element of a person born on May 16, 1976.
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 ‘Sunday’ is topaz.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 16th May 1976 is Lily of the Valley for purity.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on August 28, 1976. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +102. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on April 14, 1956. Your score is -163. 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 4,160,185,010. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Silly Love Songs by Wings as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 22, 1976). 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 Western Africa approximately on 800. Your profession was writer, dramatist, organizer of rituals.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Ruthless character, carefully weighing your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 121,620,578 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1976. The estimated number of babies born on 16th May 1976 is 332,297. That’s equivalent to 231 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 Jennifer. This name was given to 59,474 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 66,964 times in the year 1976. Any chance you are Jennifer 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, 1976. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 137th day of 1976
- Day of week: Sunday
- Day of week birthstone: Topaz
- Week index: 20th Sunday of 1976
- Next same calendar year: 2032
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2022: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 351 days
- Age on next birthday: 45 years old
- Days since birth: 16,085 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,362 days
- Years spent sleeping: 14.68 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 544
- Next full moon: June 5 at 19:15:00 GMT – Friday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 23, 2008
- Age in dog years: 248 dog years old using a Sloughi 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: Dragon
- Eastern zodiac element: Fire
- Modern birthstone: Emerald
- Mystical birthstone: Sapphire (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Lily of the Valley for purity
- Best compatible birthday: August 28, 1976 (+102)
- Worst compatible birthday: April 14, 1956 (-163)
- 1976 world population: 4,160,185,010
- Number one song: Silly Love Songs by Wings (May 22, 1976)
- Babies born in 1976: 121,620,578
- Babies born in 1976 every day: 332,297
- Babies born in 1976 every minute: 231
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 59,474 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 66,964 babies
- Roman numerals: XVI.V.MCMLXXVI
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: March 28, 1943 – Richard Eyre, English director, producer, and screenwriter; September 17, 1963 – James Urbaniak, American actor, producer, and screenwriter; November 1, 1977 – Anine Kruse, Norwegian singer and choral conductor (Pitsj).
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