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October 2, 1974 was a Wednesday and it was the 275th day of the year 1974. It was the 40th Wednesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1974 calendar will be in 2019. 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 13 days left before your next birthday. You will be 45 years old when that day comes. There have been 16,423 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 5,474 days or 14.99 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 556 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 13 at 21:09:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on June 10, 2006.
If a dog named Pepe Le Peau - a Boxer breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 218 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 Pepe Le Peau will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Pepe Le Peau 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.
- 1936David Gale
- 1962James Hunter
- 1962Jeff Bennett
- 1967Gillian Welch
- 1968Lucy Cohu
- 1970Maribel Verdú
- 1971Tiffany Darwish
- 1973Verka Serduchka
- 1974Sam Roberts
- 1990Samantha Barks
View the complete list of October 2 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Oct 2.
- 1722Leopold Widhalm, Austrian instrument maker (d. 1776)
- 1768William Beresford, 1st Viscount Beresford, English general and politician (d. 1854)
- 1883Lesley Ashburner, American hurdler (d. 1950)
- 1933John Gurdon, English biologist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate
- 1949Richard Hell, American singer-songwriter and bass player (Television, Neon Boys, The Heartbreakers, and Dim Stars)
- 1960Django Bates, English pianist and composer
- 1974Paul Teutul, Jr., American motorcycle designer, co-founded Orange County Choppers
- 1979Maja Ivarsson, Swedish singer-songwriter (The Sounds)
- 1982George Pettit, Canadian singer-songwriter and bass player (Alexisonfire and Black Lungs)
- 1993Tara Lynne Barr, American actress
View the complete list of October 2 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1263The battle of Largs is fought between Norwegians and Scots.
- 1470A rebellion organised by Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick forces King Edward IV of England to flee to the Netherlands, restoring Henry VI to the throne.
- 1789George Washington sends proposed Constitutional amendments (The United States Bill of Rights) to the States for ratification.
- 1814Battle of Rancagua: Spanish Royalists troops under Mariano Osorio defeats rebel Chilean forces of Bernardo O'Higgins and José Miguel Carrera.
- 1889In Colorado, Nicholas Creede strikes it rich in silver during the last great silver boom of the American Old West.
- 1942World War II: Ocean Liner RMS Queen Mary accidentally rams and sinks her own escort ship, HMS Curacoa, off the coast of Ireland, killing 239 crewmen aboard the Curacoa.
- 1967Thurgood Marshall is sworn in as the first African-American justice of United States Supreme Court.
- 1968A peaceful student demonstration in Mexico City culminates in the Tlatelolco massacre by the order of the president, Gustavo Díaz Ordaz, to the soldiers of killing unarmed students, hiding the event from the public eye. The 1968 Summer Olympics, hosted in Mexico City, started ten days after the massacre.
- 1980Michael Myers becomes the first member of either chamber of Congress to be expelled since the Civil War.
- 2005Ethan Allen boating accident: The Ethan Allen tour boat capsizes on Lake George in Upstate New York, killing twenty.
View the complete list of October 2 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 10, 2, and 1974 reveal that your Life Path number is 6. It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Eddie Quillan, Eddie C. Campbell, Malachi Throne, Katerina Yioulaki, Richard Chamberlain, Yusuf Güney, William Forsythe, Anthony McPartlin, Lehri, Johnny Horton.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on October 2 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), Tiger is the mythical animal and Wood is the Eastern element of a person born on October 2, 1974.
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.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 2nd October 1974 is Cosmos for constancy.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on June 24, 1948. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +143. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on January 11, 1994. Your incompatibility score is -192. 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 4,016,608,813. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was I Honestly Love You by Olivia Newton-John as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (October 5, 1974). 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 Central England approximately on 1750. Your profession was sailor, shoemaker.
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: The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 121,673,775 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1974. The estimated number of babies born on 2nd October 1974 is 333,353. That’s equivalent to 231 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 63,112 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,583 times in the year 1974. Any chance you are Jennifer or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
What’s your bizarre Florida Man story? The #FloridaManChallenge is breaking the Internet and social media. Some crazy men, women, or creatures from the Sunshine State are making headlines every day of the year including your birthday. Try this fun exercise. Pick your search engine of choice and type in “florida man October 2” and see what kind of wild news headline you will get. This viral craze started in 2013 and gets resurrected now and then. The latest was from Tumblr and found its way to Twitter. As they say, the rest is history.
Your birthday in Roman numerals using DD.MM.YYYY notation is:
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about October 2, 1974. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 275th day of 1974
- Day of week: Wednesday
- Day of week birthstone: Amethyst
- Week index: 40th Wednesday of 1974
- Next same calendar year: 2019
- Day of week this year: Wednesday
- Day of week next year: Friday
- Day of week in 2021: Saturday
- Days until next birthday: 13 days
- Age on next birthday: 45 years old
- Days since birth: 16,423 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,474 days
- Years spent sleeping: 14.99 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 556
- Next full moon: October 13 at 21:09:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on June 10, 2006
- Age in dog years: 218 dog years old using a Boxer breed
- Life path number and meaning: 6 – It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
- 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: Tiger
- Eastern zodiac element: Wood
- Modern birthstone: Opal
- Mystical birthstone: Jasper (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Cosmos for constancy
- Best compatible birthday: June 24, 1948 (+143)
- Worst compatible birthday: January 11, 1994 (-192)
- 1974 world population: 4,016,608,813
- Number one song: I Honestly Love You by Olivia Newton-John (October 5, 1974)
- Babies born in 1974: 121,673,775
- Babies born in 1974 every day: 333,353
- Babies born in 1974 every minute: 231
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 63,112 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,583 babies
- Roman numerals: II.X.MCMLXXIV
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: September 26, 1968 – Ben Shenkman, American actor; May 30, 1971 – Idina Menzel, American singer-songwriter and actress; March 18, 1938 – Kenny Lynch, English singer-songwriter and actor.
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