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October 21, 1978 was a Saturday and it was the 294th day of the year 1978. It was the 42nd Saturday 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 is Monday. Next year it will be Wednesday and two years from now it will be Thursday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 62 days left before your next birthday. You will be 41 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,913 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 4,971 days or 13.61 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 505 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 September 14 at 04:34:00 GMT – Saturday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on June 29, 2010.
If a dog named Spongeky - a Azawakh breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 200 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 Spongeky will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Spongeky 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.
- 1924Joyce Randolph
- 1924Julie Wilson
- 1940Manfred Mann
- 1946Lee Loughnane
- 1955Rich Mullins
- 1956Carrie Fisher
- 1957Julian Cope
- 1959Tony Ganios
- 1964Levent Yüksel
- 1982Tim Wildsmith
View the complete list of October 21 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Oct 21.
- 1894Edogawa Ranpo, Japanese author and critic (d. 1965)
- 1898Eduard Pütsep, Estonian wrestler and actor (d. 1960)
- 1908Niyazi Berkes, Cypriot-English sociologist and academic (d. 1988)
- 1921Ingrid van Houten-Groeneveld, Dutch astronomer and academic (d. 2015)
- 1929Pierre Bellemare, French radio and television host
- 1959Andy Picheta, English director, producer, and screenwriter
- 1965Ion Andoni Goikoetxea, Spanish footballer and manager
- 1971Thomas Ulsrud, Norwegian curler
- 1984Marvin Mitchell, American football player
- 1989May'n, Japanese singer
View the complete list of October 21 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1512Martin Luther joins the theological faculty of the University of Wittenberg.
- 1520João Álvares Fagundes discovers the islands of Saint Pierre and Miquelon, bestowing them their original name of “Islands of the 11,000 Virgins”.
- 1892Opening ceremonies for the World’s Columbian Exposition are held in Chicago, though because construction was behind schedule, the exposition did not open until May 1, 1893.
- 1921President Warren G. Harding delivers the first speech by a sitting U.S. President against lynching in the deep South.
- 1931The Sakurakai, a secret society in the Imperial Japanese Army, launches an abortive coup d'état attempt.
- 1944World War II: Nemmersdorf massacre against the German civilians takes place.
- 1956Mau Mau Uprising: Kenyan rebel leader Dedan Kimathi is captured by the British Army, signalling the ultimate defeat of the rebellion, and essentially ending the British military campaign.
- 1981Andreas Papandreou becomes Prime Minister of Greece, ending an almost 50-year-long system of power dominated by conservative forces.
- 2005Images of the dwarf planet Eris are taken and subsequently used in documenting its discovery by the team of Michael E. Brown, Chad Trujillo, and David L. Rabinowitz.
- 2013Record smog closes schools, roadways, and the airport in Harbin, China.
View the complete list of October 21 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 10, 21, and 1978 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: Captain Sensible, Te Ata Fisher, Keith Levene, Richard Hammond, Wendy O. Williams, Cinta Laura, Brooke White, Michael Pataki, Sammy Johns, Spencer Boldman.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on October 21 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 21, 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 ‘Saturday’ is turquoise.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 21st October 1978 is Cosmos for constancy.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on June 26, 1978. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +147. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on May 10, 2000. Your incompatibility score is -180. 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 4,304,105,753. (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 21, 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 Central India 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: Your main task – to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!
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 21st 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 21” 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 21, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 294th day of 1978
- Day of week: Saturday
- Day of week birthstone: Turquoise
- Week index: 42nd Saturday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Monday
- Day of week next year: Wednesday
- Day of week in 2021: Thursday
- Days until next birthday: 62 days
- Age on next birthday: 41 years old
- Days since birth: 14,913 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,971 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.61 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 505
- Next full moon: September 14 at 04:34:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on June 29, 2010
- Age in dog years: 200 dog years old using a Azawakh 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: Horse
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Opal
- Mystical birthstone: Jasper (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Cosmos for constancy
- Best compatible birthday: June 26, 1978 (+147)
- Worst compatible birthday: May 10, 2000 (-180)
- 1978 world population: 4,304,105,753
- Number one song: Kiss You All Over by Exile (October 21, 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: XXI.X.MCMLXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: March 14, 1959 – Tamara Tunie, American actress, director, and producer; September 6, 1988 – Ray Fujita, French-Japanese actor and singer (Dustz); August 9, 1965 – Chin Ka-lok, Hong Kong actor and choreographer.
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