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October 14, 1978 was a Saturday and it was the 287th day of the year 1978. It was the 41st Saturday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1978 calendar will be in 2023. 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 is Monday. 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 109 days left before your next birthday. You will be 41 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,866 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 4,955 days or 13.57 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 504 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 July 16 at 21:40:00 GMT – Tuesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on June 22, 2010.
If a dog named Cheeco - a Goldendoodle breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 228 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 Cheeco will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Cheeco 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.
- 1924Robert Webber
- 1927Roger Moore
- 1940Cliff Richard
- 1943Dyanne Thorne
- 1945Lesley Joseph
- 1946Dan McCafferty
- 1949Françoise Pascal
- 1962Trevor Goddard
- 1975Shaznay Lewis
View the complete list of October 14 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Oct 14.
- 1641Joachim Tielke German instrument maker (d. 1719)
- 1644William Penn, English businessman, founded the Province of Pennsylvania (d. 1718)
- 1906Hassan al-Banna, Egyptian religious leader, founded the Muslim Brotherhood (d. 1949)
- 1918Thelma Coyne Long, Australian tennis player and captain (d. 2015)
- 1938Ron Lancaster, American-Canadian football player and coach (d. 2008)
- 1954Mordechai Vanunu, Moroccan-Israeli technician and academic
- 1958Thomas Dolby, English singer-songwriter and producer
- 1968Dwayne Schintzius, American basketball player and coach (d. 2012)
- 1990Jordan Clark, English cricketer
- 1993Ashton Agar, Australian cricketer
View the complete list of October 14 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1586Mary, Queen of Scots, goes on trial for conspiracy against Elizabeth I of England.
- 1908The Chicago Cubs defeat the Detroit Tigers, 2–0, clinching the World Series. It would be their last one to date.
- 1943Prisoners at the Nazi German Sobibór extermination camp in Poland revolt against the Germans, killing eleven SS guards, and wounding many more. About 300 of the Sobibor Camp’s 600 prisoners escape, and about 50 of these survive the end of the war.
- 1947Captain Chuck Yeager of the United States Air Force flies a Bell X-1 rocket-powered experimental aircraft, the Glamorous Glennis, faster than the speed of sound at Mach 1.06 (700 miles per hour (1,100 km/h; 610 kn) over the high desert of Southern California and becomes the first pilot and the first airplane to do so in level flight.
- 1949Chinese Civil War: Chinese Communist forces occupy the city of Guangzhou (Canton), in Guangdong, China.
- 1957At least 81 people are killed in the most devastating flood in the Spanish city of Valencia’s history.
- 1958The American Atomic Energy Commission, with supporting military units, carries out an underground nuclear weapon test at the Nevada Test Site, just north of Las Vegas.
- 1964Martin Luther King, Jr. received the Nobel Peace Prize for combating racial inequality through nonviolence.
- 1968Jim Hines of the United States of America becomes the first man ever to break the so-called “ten-second barrier” in the 100-meter sprint in the Summer Olympic Games held in Mexico City with a time of 9.95 seconds.
- 1983Maurice Bishop, Prime Minister of Grenada, is overthrown and later executed in a military coup d'état led by Bernard Coard.
View the complete list of October 14 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 10, 14, and 1978 reveal that your Life Path number is 4. It represents growth, building and foundation. You are practical, down to earth with strong ideas about right and wrong.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Vincent Van Patten, Larry Bagby, Renée Fleming, Rosemary Ashe, Angelica Michibata, Bonnie Pink, Mary McDonnell, Jean-Paul Roussillon, Hiroshi Tachi, Ayaka Umeda.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on October 14 is Libra ♎ (The Scales) – a cardinal sign with Air 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), Horse is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on October 14, 1978.
Opal is the modern birthstone for the month of October while Jasper is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Libra is chrysolite. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Saturday’ is turquoise.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 14th October 1978 is Cosmos for constancy.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on June 26, 1978. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +126. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on May 4, 2000. Your incompatibility score is -128. 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?
A: Birthday twins – easy!
Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 4,304,105,753. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Kiss You All Over by Exile as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (October 14, 1978). 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 Yukon approximately on 1875. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, astronomer.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Timid, constrained, quiet person. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your main task – to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 122,638,528 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1978. The estimated number of babies born on 14th October 1978 is 335,996. That’s equivalent to 233 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 56,323 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,158 times in the year 1978. Any chance you are Jennifer or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
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Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about October 14, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 287th day of 1978
- Day of week: Saturday
- Day of week birthstone: Turquoise
- Week index: 41st Saturday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Monday
- Day of week next year: Wednesday
- Day of week in 2021: Thursday
- Days until next birthday: 109 days
- Age on next birthday: 41 years old
- Days since birth: 14,866 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,955 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.57 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 504
- Next full moon: July 16 at 21:40:00 GMT – Tuesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on June 22, 2010
- Age in dog years: 228 dog years old using a Goldendoodle breed
- Life path number and meaning: 4 – It represents growth, building and foundation. You are practical, down to earth with strong ideas about right and wrong.
- Western zodiac sign: Libra ♎ (The Scales)
- Western zodiac element: Air
- Western zodiac sign quality: Cardinal
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Venus – the planet of love and beauty
- Western zodiac gemstone: Chrysolite
- Eastern zodiac animal: Horse
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Opal
- Mystical birthstone: Jasper (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Cosmos for constancy
- Best compatible birthday: June 26, 1978 (+126)
- Worst compatible birthday: May 4, 2000 (-128)
- 1978 world population: 4,304,105,753
- Number one song: Kiss You All Over by Exile (October 14, 1978)
- Babies born in 1978: 122,638,528
- Babies born in 1978 every day: 335,996
- Babies born in 1978 every minute: 233
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 56,323 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,158 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: February 20, 1937 – David Ackles, American singer-songwriter and actor (d. 1999); April 15, 1918 – Hans Billian, German film director, screenwriter, and actor (d. 2007); April 21, 1981 – Nao Oikawa, Japanese actress and television personality.
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