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October 16, 1981 was a Friday and it was the 289th day of the year 1981. It was the 42nd Friday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1981 calendar will be in 2026. 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 Friday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 331 days left before your next birthday. You will be 38 years old when that day comes. There have been 13,548 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 4,516 days or 12.36 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 458 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 June 24, 2013.
If a dog named Kimmy - a Finnish Lapphund breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 186 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 Kimmy will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Kimmy will age 4.5 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.
- 1925Angela Lansbury
- 1949Crazy Mohan
- 1952Ron Taylor
- 1953Fred Ridgeway
- 1959Gary Kemp
- 1960Bob Mould
- 1992Rika Adachi
- 1993Jovit Baldivino
- 1994Amelia Lily
View the complete list of October 16 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Oct 16.
- 1535Niwa Nagahide, Japanese samurai (d. 1585)
- 1854Oscar Wilde, Irish author, poet, and playwright (d. 1900)
- 1890Paul Strand, American photographer and director (d. 1975)
- 1952Ron Taylor, American actor and singer (d. 2002)
- 1954Corinna Harfouch, German actress
- 1956Rudra Mohammad Shahidullah, Bangladeshi poet, author, and playwright (d. 1992)
- 1969Terri J. Vaughn, American actress and producer
- 1970Mehmet Scholl, German footballer and manager
- 1981Boyd Melson, American boxer
- 1988Zoltán Stieber, Hungarian footballer
View the complete list of October 16 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1843Sir William Rowan Hamilton comes up with the idea of quaternions, a non-commutative extension of complex numbers.
- 1882The Nickel Plate Railroad opens for business.
- 1905The Partition of Bengal in India takes place.
- 1906The Captain of Köpenick fools the city hall of Köpenick and several soldiers by impersonating a Prussian officer.
- 1949The diplomatic relations between the Soviet Union and the German Democratic Republic are established.
- 1973Henry Kissinger and Lê Đức Thọ are awarded the Nobel Peace Prize.
- 1975Rahima Banu, a two-year-old girl from the village of Kuralia in Bangladesh, is the last known person to be infected with naturally occurring smallpox.
- 1978Karol Wojtyla is elected Pope John Paul II after the October 1978 Papal conclave, the first non-Italian pontiff since 1523.
- 1995The Skye Bridge is opened.
- 2013Lao Airlines Flight 301 crashes on approach to Pakse International Airport in Laos, killing 49 people.
View the complete list of October 16 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 10, 16, and 1981 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: Aoi Nakamura, Martha Davis, Alfie Allen, Despina Vandi, Jessie Ward, Terry Funk, Kurt Nilsen, Claire Forlani, Louis Jean Heydt, Chico Benymon.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on October 16 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), Rooster is the mythical animal and Metal is the Eastern element of a person born on October 16, 1981.
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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 ‘Friday’ is emerald.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 16th October 1981 is Cosmos for constancy.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on February 7, 1986. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +176. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on July 8, 1990. Your incompatibility score is -186. 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 4,534,410,125. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Arthur’s Theme (Best That You Can Do) by Christopher Cross as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (October 17, 1981). 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 USA North-East approximately on 1025. Your profession was handicraftsman, mechanic.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – development and expansion of your mental consciousness. Find good teacher, spend a part of your time and energy on his wisdom.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 127,030,934 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1981. The estimated number of babies born on 16th October 1981 is 348,030. That’s equivalent to 242 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 57,049 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 68,765 times in the year 1981. Any chance you are Jennifer or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about October 16, 1981. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 289th day of 1981
- Day of week: Friday
- Day of week birthstone: Emerald
- Week index: 42nd Friday of 1981
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Tuesday
- Day of week next year: Wednesday
- Day of week in 2020: Friday
- Days until next birthday: 331 days
- Age on next birthday: 38 years old
- Days since birth: 13,548 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,516 days
- Years spent sleeping: 12.36 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 458
- Next full moon: November 23 at 05:41:00 GMT – Friday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on June 24, 2013
- Age in dog years: 186 dog years old using a Finnish Lapphund 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: 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: Rooster
- Eastern zodiac element: Metal
- Modern birthstone: Opal
- Mystical birthstone: Jasper (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Cosmos for constancy
- Best compatible birthday: February 7, 1986 (+176)
- Worst compatible birthday: July 8, 1990 (-186)
- 1981 world population: 4,534,410,125
- Number one song: Arthur’s Theme (Best That You Can Do) by Christopher Cross (October 17, 1981)
- Babies born in 1981: 127,030,934
- Babies born in 1981 every day: 348,030
- Babies born in 1981 every minute: 242
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 57,049 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 68,765 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: November 25, 1963 – Kevin Chamberlin, American actor; January 3, 1989 – Anya Rozova, Russian-American model; May 9, 1982 – Rachel Boston, American actress and producer.
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