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October 20, 1996 was a Sunday and it was the 294th day of the year 1996. It was the 42nd Sunday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1996 calendar will be in 2024. 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 313 days left before your next birthday. You will be 23 years old when that day comes. There have been 8,087 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 2,696 days or 7.38 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 274 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) will happen sometime on June 28, 2028.
If a dog named Sandwaches - a Miniature Schnauzer breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 108 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 Sandwaches will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Sandwaches 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.
- 1882Bela Lugosi
- 1895Rex Ingram
- 1917Jean-Pierre Melville
- 1953Keith Hernandez
- 1961Les Stroud
- 1966Stefan Raab
- 1971Dannii Minogue
- 1984Mitch Lucker
- 1988Risa Niigaki
- 1994Morgan Featherstone
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.
- 1917Stéphane Hessel, German-French activist and diplomat (d. 2013)
- 1926Edward Douglas-Scott-Montagu, 3rd Baron Montagu of Beaulieu, English lieutenant and politician, founded the National Motor Museum (d. 2015)
- 1932Rosey Brown, American football player and coach (d. 2004)
- 1946Elfriede Jelinek, Austrian author and playwright, Nobel Prize laureate
- 1953Richard McWilliam, American businessman and philanthropist, co-founded the Upper Deck Company (d. 2013)
- 1959Koichi Kawanishi, Japanese drummer (Unicorn)
- 1961Kate Mosse, English author and playwright
- 1971Eddie Jones, American basketball player
- 1984Mitch Lucker, American singer-songwriter (Suicide Silence and Commissioner) (d. 2012)
- 1993Hunter King, American actress
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.
- 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.
- 1873Yale, Princeton, Columbia, and Rutgers universities draft the first code of American football rules.
- 1939Pope Pius XII publishes his first major encyclical, entitled Summi Pontificatus.
- 1941World War II: Thousands of civilians in Kragujevac in German-occupied Serbia are murdered in the Kragujevac massacre.
- 1944The Soviet Army and Yugoslav Partisans liberate Belgrade, the capital of Yugoslavia
- 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.
- 1968Former First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy marries Greek shipping tycoon Aristotle Onassis.
- 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 1996 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: José Luis López Vázquez, David Garrick, Patty Duke, Robin Mattson, Allen Garfield, Michael York, Christopher von Uckermann, Anna Tomowa-Sintow, Virginia Madsen, Carlene Carter.
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), Rat is the mythical animal and Fire is the Eastern element of a person born on October 20, 1996.
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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 ‘Sunday’ is topaz.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 20th October 1996 is Cosmos for constancy.
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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 5,779,440,593. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (October 26, 1996). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
I do not know how you feel about this, but you were a male ♂ in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Bulgaria approximately on 1575. Your profession was jeweler, watch-maker.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Inquisitive, inventive, liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson – to search, to find and to use this bridge.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 131,354,612 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1996. The estimated number of babies born on 20th October 1996 is 358,892. That’s equivalent to 249 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 Emily. This name was given to 25,151 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 38,365 times in the year 1996. Any chance you are Emily or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about October 20, 1996. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 294th day of 1996
- Day of week: Sunday
- Day of week birthstone: Topaz
- Week index: 42nd Sunday of 1996
- Next same calendar year: 2024
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2020: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 313 days
- Age on next birthday: 23 years old
- Days since birth: 8,087 days
- Days spent sleeping: 2,696 days
- Years spent sleeping: 7.38 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 274
- Next full moon: December 22 at 17:50:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on June 28, 2028
- Age in dog years: 108 dog years old using a Miniature Schnauzer 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: Rat
- Eastern zodiac element: Fire
- Modern birthstone: Opal
- Mystical birthstone: Jasper (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Cosmos for constancy
- 1996 world population: 5,779,440,593
- Number one song: Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio (October 26, 1996)
- Babies born in 1996: 131,354,612
- Babies born in 1996 every day: 358,892
- Babies born in 1996 every minute: 249
- Popular girl’s name: Emily – 25,151 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 38,365 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: April 13, 1951 – Peabo Bryson, American singer-songwriter and producer; April 13, 1955 – Hideki Saijo, Japanese singer; October 24, 1925 – Willie Mabon, American-French singer-songwriter and pianist (d. 1985).
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