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October 2, 1978 was a Monday and it was the 275th day of the year 1978. It was the 40th Monday 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 was Friday. Next year it will be Saturday and two years from now it will be Sunday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 338 days left before your next birthday. You will be 43 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,368 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 5,123 days or 14.03 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 520 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 31 at 14:51:00 GMT – Saturday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on June 10, 2010.
If a dog named Bruser - a Bouvier des Flandres breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 238 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 Bruser will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Bruser 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.
- 1917Charles Drake
- 1938Rex Reed
- 1948Persis Khambatta
- 1954Lorraine Bracco
- 1956Charlie Adler
- 1957Kate St John
- 1958Wayne Toups
- 1968Benjie Paras
- 1968Lucy Cohu
- 1993Tara Lynne Barr
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.
- 1538Charles Borromeo, Italian cardinal and saint (d. 1584)
- 1852William Ramsay, Scottish-English chemist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1916)
- 1915Chuck Williams, American author and businessman, founded Williams-Sonoma
- 1918Herb Voland, American actor (d. 1981)
- 1928Wolfhart Pannenberg, Polish-German theologian and academic (d. 2014)
- 1929Peter Bronfman, Canadian businessman (d. 1996)
- 1938Nick Gravenites, American singer–songwriter and guitarist (Big Brother and the Holding Company)
- 1955Nancy Rothwell, English physiologist and academic
- 1974Mark Porter, New Zealand race car driver (d. 2006)
- 1987Phil Kessel, American ice hockey player
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.
- 1187Siege of Jerusalem: Saladin captures Jerusalem after 88 years of Crusader rule.
- 1552Conquest of Kazan by Ivan the Terrible.
- 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.
- 1919U.S. President Woodrow Wilson suffers a massive stroke, leaving him partially paralyzed.
- 1950Peanuts by Charles M. Schulz is first published.
- 1967Thurgood Marshall is sworn in as the first African-American justice of United States Supreme Court.
- 1970A plane carrying the Wichita State University football team, administrators, and supporters crashes in Colorado killing 31 people.
- 1990Xiamen Airlines Flight 8301 is hijacked and lands at Guangzhou, where it crashes into two other airliners on the ground, killing 128.
- 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 1978 reveal that your Life Path number is 1. It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Jello Biafra, Angela Gossow, Joseph Sargent, Santiago Stieben, John Pinette, Shannon Fill, Leigh Bowery, Ayuri Konno, Tomomi Kahala, Jonny Diaz.
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), Horse is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on October 2, 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 ‘Monday’ is pearl.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 2nd October 1978 is Cosmos for constancy.
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Q: What do you call a person who shares the same birthday?
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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 7, 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 Romania 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: It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson – to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.
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 2nd 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)
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, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 275th day of 1978
- Day of week: Monday
- Day of week birthstone: Pearl
- Week index: 40th Monday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Friday
- Day of week next year: Saturday
- Day of week in 2022: Sunday
- Days until next birthday: 338 days
- Age on next birthday: 43 years old
- Days since birth: 15,368 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,123 days
- Years spent sleeping: 14.03 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 520
- Next full moon: October 31 at 14:51:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on June 10, 2010
- Age in dog years: 238 dog years old using a Bouvier des Flandres breed
- Life path number and meaning: 1 – It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
- 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
- 1978 world population: 4,304,105,753
- Number one song: Kiss You All Over by Exile (October 7, 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
- Roman numerals: II.X.MCMLXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: August 15, 1923 – Rose Marie, American actress and singer; October 2, 1971 – Tiffany Darwish, American singer-songwriter and actress; August 1, 1964 – Kaspar Capparoni, Italian actor.
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