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October 20, 1981 was a Tuesday and it was the 293rd day of the year 1981. It was the 42nd Tuesday 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 Sunday. Next year it will be Tuesday and two years from now it will be Wednesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 276 days left before your next birthday. You will be 38 years old when that day comes. There have been 13,603 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 4,534 days or 12.41 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 28, 2013.
If a dog named Rumi - a Wirehaired Pointing Griffon 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 Rumi will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Rumi 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.
- 1901Adelaide Hall
- 1912Ruhi Su
- 1940Kathy Kirby
- 1949Gina Pareño
- 1953Keith Hernandez
- 1962Dave Wong
- 1967Marco Ngai
- 1979John Krasinski
- 1984Mitch Lucker
- 1995Zhenwei Wang
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.
- 1780Pauline Bonaparte, French sister of Napoleon (d. 1825)
- 1887Prince Yasuhiko Asaka of Japan (d. 1981)
- 1900Wayne Morse, American lieutenant, lawyer, and politician (d. 1974)
- 1912Ruhi Su, Turkish singer-songwriter (d. 1985)
- 1922Franco Ventriglia, American opera singer (d. 2012)
- 1931Ken Morrison, English businessman
- 1934Empress Michiko of Japan
- 1942Earl Hindman, American actor (d. 2003)
- 1955Thomas Newman, American composer and conductor
- 1988Candice Swanepoel, South African model
View the complete list of October 20 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1805General Mack’s army surrenders to Napoleon at Ulm after a few skirmishes.
- 1827In the Battle of Navarino, a combined Turkish and Egyptian fleet is defeated by British, French, and Russian naval forces in the last significant battle fought with wooden sailing ships.
- 1941World War II: Thousands of civilians in Kragujevac in German-occupied Serbia are murdered in the Kragujevac massacre.
- 1944Liquefied natural gas leaks from storage tanks in Cleveland and then explodes; the explosion and resulting fire level 30 blocks and kill 130.
- 1951The “Johnny Bright incident” occurs in Stillwater, Oklahoma
- 1968Former First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy marries Greek shipping tycoon Aristotle Onassis.
- 1970Siad Barre declares Somalia a socialist state.
- 1973The Sydney Opera House opens.
- 1977Rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd’s plane crashes.
- 2011Libyan Civil War: National Transitional Council rebel forces capture ousted Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi in his hometown of Sirte and kill him shortly thereafter.
View the complete list of October 20 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 10, 20, and 1981 reveal that your Life Path number is 4. It represents growth, building and foundation. You are practical, down to earth with strong ideas about right and wrong.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Paul Doucette, Lou Scheimer, Haley Joel Osment, Fred Allen, Amy Redford, Sarah Miles, Ed O'Ross, Masahiko Nishimura, Christian Serratos, Barbara Bostock.
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), Rooster is the mythical animal and Metal is the Eastern element of a person born on October 20, 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 ‘Tuesday’ is ruby.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 20th 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 +196. 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 -191. 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 24, 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 Siberia approximately on 1025. Your profession was handicraftsman, mechanic.
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: 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 20th 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 20, 1981. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 293rd day of 1981
- Day of week: Tuesday
- Day of week birthstone: Ruby
- Week index: 42nd Tuesday of 1981
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Sunday
- Day of week next year: Tuesday
- Day of week in 2021: Wednesday
- Days until next birthday: 276 days
- Age on next birthday: 38 years old
- Days since birth: 13,603 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,534 days
- Years spent sleeping: 12.41 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 28, 2013
- Age in dog years: 186 dog years old using a Wirehaired Pointing Griffon breed
- Life path number and meaning: 4 – It represents growth, building and foundation. You are practical, down to earth with strong ideas about right and wrong.
- 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 (+196)
- Worst compatible birthday: July 8, 1990 (-191)
- 1981 world population: 4,534,410,125
- Number one song: Arthur’s Theme (Best That You Can Do) by Christopher Cross (October 24, 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: August 29, 1985 – Lauren Collins, Canadian actress; July 6, 1936 – Dave Allen, Irish comedian, actor, and screenwriter (d. 2005); June 21, 1944 – Ray Davies, English singer-songwriter and guitarist (The Kinks).
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