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May 16, 1978 was a Tuesday and it was the 136th day of the year 1978. The next time you can reuse your old 1978 calendar will be in 2017. 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 233 days left before your next birthday. You will be 40 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,377 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 487 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.
- 1891Richard Tauber
- 1917George Gaynes
- 1931Jack Dodson
- 1955Hazel O'Connor
- 1963Mercedes Echerer
- 1968Chingmy Yau
- 1974Laura Pausini
- 1985Stanislav Ianevski
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.
- 1831David Edward Hughes, Welsh-American physicist, co-invented the microphone (d. 1900)
- 1920Martine Carol, French actress (d. 1967)
- 1949Rick Reuschel, American baseball player
- 1953Pierce Brosnan, Irish-American actor and producer
- 1955Páidí Ó Sé, Irish footballer and manager (d. 2012)
- 1958Gitane Demone, American singer-songwriter (Christian Death and Pompeii 99)
- 1961Kevin McDonald, Canadian actor and screenwriter
- 1963David Wilkinson, English theologian and academic
- 1982Billy Crawford, Filipino-American singer-songwriter and actor
- 1984Mickie Knuckles, American wrestler
View the complete list of famous birthdays for May 16.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 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.
- 1812Russian Field Marshal Mikhail Kutuzov signs the Treaty of Bucharest, ending the Russo-Turkish War. Bessarabia is annexed by Imperial Russia.
- 1834The Battle of Asseiceira is fought, the last and decisive engagement of the Liberal Wars in Portugal.
- 1843The first major wagon train heading for the Pacific Northwest sets out on the Oregon Trail with one thousand pioneers from Elm Grove, Missouri.
- 1877May 1877 political crisis in France.
- 1929In Hollywood, the first Academy Awards are awarded.
- 1986The Seville Statement on Violence is adopted by an international meeting of scientists, convened by the Spanish National Commission for UNESCO, in Seville, Spain.
- 2005Kuwait permits women’s suffrage in a 35–23 National Assembly vote.
- 2007Nicolas Sarkozy takes office as President of France.
- 2014Twelve people are killed in two explosions in the Gikomba market area of the Kenyan capital of Nairobi.
View the complete list of historical events for May 16.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 16 and 1978 reveal that your Life Path number is 1. It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Gino Cervi, Leon Lopez, Marty Casey, Meg Foster, Denise Nicholas, Natsumi Abe, Ileana D'Cruz, Ai Okawa, Keenen Ivory Wayans, Cyhi the Prynce.
The zodiac sign of a person born on May 16 is Taurus ♉. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Horse is the mythical animal and Earth is the element of a person born on May 16, 1978.
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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 ‘Tuesday’ is ruby.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was With a Little Luck by Wings as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 20, 1978). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: April 11, 1989 – Eka Darville, Australian actor; August 25, 1933 – Tom Skerritt, American actor and director; March 1, 1926 – Robert Clary, French-American actor and author.
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