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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 is Wednesday. Next year it will be Friday and two years from now it will be Saturday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 273 days left before your next birthday. You will be 38 years old when that day comes. There have been 13,606 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 4,535 days or 12.42 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 460 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 January 21 at 05:17:00 GMT – Monday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on June 24, 2013.
If a dog named Keilan - a Cairn Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 168 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 Keilan will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Keilan will age 4 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.
- 1913Gino Bechi
- 1929Fernanda Montenegro
- 1940Barry Corbin
- 1953Fred Ridgeway
- 1968Randall Batinkoff
- 1972Adrianne Frost
- 1990Jóhanna Guðrún Jónsdóttir
- 1992Rika Adachi
- 1993Jovit Baldivino
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.
- 1795William Buell Sprague, American minister, historian, and and author (d. 1876)
- 1921MacKenzie Miller, American horse trainer and breeder (d. 2010)
- 1940Barry Corbin, American actor and producer
- 1944Kaizer Motaung, South African footballer and manager
- 1952Cordell Mosson, American bass player (Parliament-Funkadelic) (d. 2013)
- 1953Tony Carey, American keyboard player, songwriter, and producer (Rainbow, Planet P Project, and Over the Rainbow)
- 1966Mary Elizabeth McGlynn, American voice actress, singer, and director
- 1969Roy Hargrove, American trumpet player and composer
- 1981Boyd Melson, American boxer
- 1982Gareth McGrillen, Australian bass player and producer (Knife Party and Pendulum)
View the complete list of October 16 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1869The Cardiff Giant, one of the most famous American hoaxes, is “discovered”.
- 1875Brigham Young University is founded in Provo, Utah.
- 1905The Partition of Bengal in India takes place.
- 1939World War II: First attack on British territory by the German Luftwaffe.
- 1943Holocaust: Raid of the Ghetto of Rome
- 1968United States athletes Tommie Smith and John Carlos are kicked off the US team for participating in the 1968 Olympics Black Power salute.
- 1968Yasunari Kawabata becomes the first Japanese person to be awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature.
- 1995The Skye Bridge is opened.
- 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.
- 1998Former Chilean dictator General Augusto Pinochet is arrested in London on a warrant from Spain requesting his extradition on murder charges.
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: Nanni Moretti, Peter Rauhofer, Hjördis Petterson, Genie Chuo, Tony Anselmo, Juanes, Cowboy Copas, Tom Greenhalgh, Colin Meloy, Kurt Nilsen.
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: Wednesday
- Day of week next year: Friday
- Day of week in 2021: Saturday
- Days until next birthday: 273 days
- Age on next birthday: 38 years old
- Days since birth: 13,606 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,535 days
- Years spent sleeping: 12.42 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 460
- Next full moon: January 21 at 05:17:00 GMT – Monday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on June 24, 2013
- Age in dog years: 168 dog years old using a Cairn Terrier 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: September 16, 1953 – Kurt Fuller, American actor; April 30, 1967 – Christine Jacob, Filipino-American actress, swimmer, and journalist; August 30, 1925 – Donald Symington, American actor (d. 2013).
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