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October 20, 1979 was a Saturday and it was the 293rd day of the year 1979. It was the 42nd Saturday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1979 calendar will be in 2018. 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 Saturday. Next year it will be Sunday and two years from now it will be Tuesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 314 days left before your next birthday. You will be 40 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,296 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 4,765 days or 13.05 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 484 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 December 22 at 17:50:00 GMT – Saturday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on June 28, 2011.
If a dog named Pure - a Treeing Tennessee Brindle breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 195 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 Pure will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Pure 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.
- 1882Margaret Dumont
- 1895Rex Ingram
- 1925Roger Hanin
- 1949Gina Pareño
- 1952Melanie Mayron
- 1958Viggo Mortensen
- 1966Stefan Raab
- 1967Luigi Lo Cascio
- 1979John Krasinski
- 1989Jess Glynne
View the complete list of October 20 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Oct 20.
- 1914Fayard Nicholas, American actor, dancer, and choreographer (d. 2006)
- 1943Dunja Vejzović, Croatian soprano and actress
- 1946Diana Gittins, American-English sociologist, author, and academic
- 1955Robert ten Brink, Dutch television host and actor
- 1957Susanna Haavisto, Finnish actress and singer
- 1958Valerie Faris, American director and producer
- 1968Susan Tully, English actress, director, and producer
- 1970Aapo Ilves, Estonian poet and illustrator
- 1982Katie Featherston, American actress
- 1983Luis Saritama, Ecuadorian footballer
View the complete list of October 20 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1572Relief of Goes: Cristóbal de Mondragón, with 3000 soldiers of the Spanish Tercios, relieves the siege of the city.
- 1803The United States Senate ratifies the Louisiana Purchase.
- 1818The Convention of 1818 is signed between the United States and the United Kingdom, which settles the Canada–United States border on the 49th parallel for most of its length.
- 1910The hull of the RMS Olympic, sister-ship to the ill-fated RMS Titanic, is launched from the Harland and Wolff shipyard in Belfast, Northern Ireland.
- 1944American general Douglas MacArthur fulfills his promise to return to the Philippines when he commands an Allied assault on the islands, reclaiming them from the Japanese during the Second World War.
- 1946Government of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam decides that October 20 is Vietnam Women’s Day.
- 1947The House Un-American Activities Committee begins its investigation into Communist infiltration of Hollywood, resulting in a blacklist that prevents some from working in the industry for years.
- 1947The United States of America and the Islamic Republic of Pakistan establish diplomatic relations for the first time.
- 1991A 6.8 Mw earthquake strikes the Uttarkashi region of India, killing more than 1,000 people.
- 1991The Oakland Hills firestorm kills 25 and destroys 3,469 homes and apartments, causing more than $2 billion in damage.
View the complete list of October 20 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 10, 20, and 1979 reveal that your Life Path number is 11. It is a master number that represents intuition, idealism and invention. You have the potential to be a source of inspiration and illumination for people.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Cat Deeley, Shankar Mahadevan, Brian Vollmer, John Cusack, Elsie Ferguson, Kate Magowan, Daliah Lavi, Dhanush, Richard Jaeckel, Kim Sa-rang.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on October 20 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), Sheep is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on October 20, 1979.
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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 ‘Saturday’ is turquoise.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 20th October 1979 is Cosmos for constancy.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on July 1, 1978. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +122. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on April 27, 2000. Your incompatibility score is -143. 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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Q: What do you call a person who shares the same birthday?
A: Birthday twins – easy!
Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 4,379,013,942. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Rise by Herb Alpert as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (October 20, 1979). 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 South-Central approximately on 650. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, executor of sacrifices.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: You should develop self-love and ability to implant hope into hearts of people. Ambition – is not everything. True wealth is buried in your soul.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 123,688,258 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1979. The estimated number of babies born on 20th October 1979 is 338,872. That’s equivalent to 235 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 56,718 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,733 times in the year 1979. Any chance you are Jennifer or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about October 20, 1979. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 293rd day of 1979
- Day of week: Saturday
- Day of week birthstone: Turquoise
- Week index: 42nd Saturday of 1979
- Next same calendar year: 2018
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2020: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 314 days
- Age on next birthday: 40 years old
- Days since birth: 14,296 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,765 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.05 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 484
- Next full moon: December 22 at 17:50:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on June 28, 2011
- Age in dog years: 195 dog years old using a Treeing Tennessee Brindle breed
- Life path number and meaning: 11 – It is a master number that represents intuition, idealism and invention. You have the potential to be a source of inspiration and illumination for people.
- 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: Sheep
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Opal
- Mystical birthstone: Jasper (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Cosmos for constancy
- Best compatible birthday: July 1, 1978 (+122)
- Worst compatible birthday: April 27, 2000 (-143)
- 1979 world population: 4,379,013,942
- Number one song: Rise by Herb Alpert (October 20, 1979)
- Babies born in 1979: 123,688,258
- Babies born in 1979 every day: 338,872
- Babies born in 1979 every minute: 235
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 56,718 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,733 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: June 28, 1988 – Gaku Hamada, Japanese actor; March 11, 1957 – Cheryl Lynn, American singer-songwriter; April 5, 1926 – Roger Corman, American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter.
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