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October 16, 1940 was a Wednesday and it was the 290th day of the year 1940. The next time you can reuse your old 1940 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 Monday. Next year it will be Tuesday and two years from now it will be Wednesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 359 days left before your next birthday. You will be 78 years old when that day comes. There have been 28,130 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 953 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 4 at 05:24:00 GMT – Saturday.
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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.
- 1913Gino Bechi
- 1952Coşkun Sabah
- 1961Randy Vasquez
- 1967Davina McCall
- 1977John Mayer
- 1980Jeremy Jackson
- 1981Caterina Scorsone
- 1993Jovit Baldivino
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for October 16.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Oct 16.
- 1726Daniel Chodowiecki, Polish-German painter and educator (d. 1801)
- 1890Maria Goretti, Italian martyr and saint (d. 1902)
- 1919Kathleen Winsor, American journalist and author (d. 2003)
- 1946Suzanne Somers, American actress and producer
- 1949Crazy Mohan, Indian actor, screenwriter, and playwright
- 1959Brian Harper, American baseball player and coach
- 1962Ken Chinn, Canadian singer-songwriter (SNFU and Slaveco.)
- 1969Takao Omori, Japanese wrestler
- 1974Aurela Gaçe, Albanian singer
- 1979Erin Brown, American actress, director, and screenwriter
View the complete list of famous birthdays for October 16.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1859John Brown leads a raid on Harpers Ferry, West Virginia.
- 1934Chinese Communists begin the Long March; it ended a year and four days later, by which time Mao Zedong had regained his title as party chairman.
- 1944Wally Walrus, Woody Woodpecker’s first steady foil, debuts in the The Beach Nut, a Walter Lantz’s cartoon.
- 1946Nuremberg trials: Execution of the convicted Nazi leaders of the Main Trial.
- 1964China detonates its first nuclear weapon.
- 1968Kingston, Jamaica is rocked by the Rodney riots, inspired by the barring of Walter Rodney from the country.
- 1968Yasunari Kawabata becomes the first Japanese person to be awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature.
- 1975The Balibo Five, a group of Australian-based television journalists based in the town of Balibo in the then Portuguese Timor (now East Timor), are killed by Indonesian troops.
- 1978Wanda Rutkiewicz is the first Pole and the first European woman to reach the summit of Mount Everest.
- 1996Eighty-four people are killed and more than 180 injured as 47,000 football fans attempt to squeeze into the 36,000-seat Estadio Mateo Flores in Guatemala City.
View the complete list of historical events for October 16.
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Your birthday numbers 10, 16 and 1940 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: Bessie Bardot, Sabine Paturel, Chi Coltrane, Cameron Bright, Silvia Abascal, Érica García, Marija Naumova, Barry Corbin, Harvey Hart, Hikaru Midorikawa.
The zodiac sign of a person born on October 16 is Libra ♎. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Dragon is the mythical animal and Metal is the element of a person born on October 16, 1940.
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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 ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
I do not know how you feel about this, but you were a male ♂ in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of USA South-East approximately on 1575. Your profession was jeweler, watch-maker.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You’re always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson – to search, to find and to use this bridge.
Can you remember who you were?
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: April 13, 1927 – Maurice Ronet, French actor and director (d. 1983); June 18, 1914 – E. G. Marshall, American actor (d. 1998); June 28, 1988 – Lacey Schwimmer, American singer and dancer.
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