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October 21, 1979 was a Sunday and it was the 294th day of the year 1979. It was the 42nd Sunday 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 Sunday. Next year it will be Monday 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 310 days left before your next birthday. You will be 40 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,300 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 4,767 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 29, 2011.
If a dog named Defiance - a Belgian Malinois breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 223 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 Defiance will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Defiance 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.
- 1811Filippo Colini
- 1926Leonard Rossiter
- 1953Eric Faulkner
- 1959Tony Ganios
- 1972Felicity Andersen
- 1972Matthew Friedberger
- 1978Will Estes
- 1983Aaron Tveit
- 1983Ninet Tayeb
- 1995Shannon Magrane
View the complete list of October 21 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Oct 21.
- 1581Domenichino, Italian painter (d. 1641)
- 1931Hugh Thomas, English historian and author
- 1942Lou Lamoriello, American ice hockey player, coach, and manager
- 1946Lux Interior, American singer-songwriter (The Cramps) (d. 2009)
- 1953Peter Mandelson, English journalist and politician, Secretary of State for Northern Ireland
- 1959George Bell, Dominican baseball player
- 1976Josh Ritter, American singer-songwriter and guitarist
- 1984Jessica Michibata, Japanese model
- 1991Tom Eastman, English footballer
- 1998Ryoka Oshima, Japanese singer and actress (AKB48)
View the complete list of October 21 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1600Tokugawa Ieyasu defeats the leaders of rival Japanese clans in the Battle of Sekigahara, which marks the beginning of the Tokugawa shogunate that in effect rules Japan until the mid-nineteenth century.
- 1805Napoleonic Wars: Battle of Trafalgar: A British fleet led by Vice Admiral Lord Nelson defeats a combined French and Spanish fleet off the coast of Spain under Admiral Villeneuve, signaling almost the end of French maritime power and leaves Britain’s navy unchallenged until the 20th century.
- 1861American Civil War: Battle of Ball’s Bluff: Union forces under Colonel Edward Baker are defeated by Confederate troops in the second major battle of the war. Baker, a close friend of Abraham Lincoln, is killed in the fighting.
- 1912First Balkan War: Kardzhali is liberated by Bulgarian forces.
- 1921President Warren G. Harding delivers the first speech by a sitting U.S. President against lynching in the deep South.
- 1950Korean War: Heavy fighting begins between British and Australian forces from the 27th British Commonwealth Brigade and the North Korean 239th Regiment during the Battle of Yongju.
- 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.
- 1969A coup d'état in Somalia brings Siad Barre to power and establishes a socialist republic in Somalia.
- 1973Fred Dryer of the then Los Angeles Rams becomes the first player in NFL history to score two safeties in the same game.
- 2012A shooting at a spa in Brookfield, Wisconsin, leaves four people dead, including the shooter.
View the complete list of October 21 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 10, 21, and 1979 reveal that your Life Path number is 3. It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Kenan Doğulu, Shin Seung-hun, Alexa Dectis, Bracha van Doesburgh, Luke Wilson, Randy Owen, Joe Piscopo, Arthur Wing Pinero, Bree Williamson, Trinidad James.
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), Sheep is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on October 21, 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 ‘Sunday’ is topaz.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 21st October 1979 is Cosmos for constancy.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on June 25, 1978. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +131. 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 -176. 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 4,379,013,942. (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 27, 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 Yugoslavia approximately on 650. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, executor of sacrifices.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor.
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 21st 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 21, 1979. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 294th day of 1979
- Day of week: Sunday
- Day of week birthstone: Topaz
- Week index: 42nd Sunday of 1979
- Next same calendar year: 2018
- Day of week this year: Sunday
- Day of week next year: Monday
- Day of week in 2020: Wednesday
- Days until next birthday: 310 days
- Age on next birthday: 40 years old
- Days since birth: 14,300 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,767 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 29, 2011
- Age in dog years: 223 dog years old using a Belgian Malinois breed
- Life path number and meaning: 3 – It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
- 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: June 25, 1978 (+131)
- Worst compatible birthday: May 10, 2000 (-176)
- 1979 world population: 4,379,013,942
- Number one song: Rise by Herb Alpert (October 27, 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: September 1, 1928 – George Maharis, American actor and singer; November 3, 1957 – Dolph Lundgren, Swedish actor, director, producer, screenwriter, and martial artist; August 22, 1936 – Chuck Brown, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (d. 2012).
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