Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 21st of October 1979 that no one tells you about. Don’t wait a minute longer and jump in using the content links below. Average read time of 10 minutes. Enjoy!
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 2029. 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 Friday. Next year it will be Saturday and two years from now it will be Monday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 271 days left before your next birthday. You will be 43 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,435 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 5,145 days or 14.09 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 523 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 February 16 at 16:58:00 GMT – Wednesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on June 29, 2011.
If a dog named Paxson - a Black and Tan Coonhound breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 209 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 Paxson will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Paxson 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.
- 1921Bruce Beeby
- 1924Celia Cruz
- 1931Shammi Kapoor
- 1946Lux Interior
- 1953Keith Green
- 1956Carrie Fisher
- 1971Nick Oliveri
- 1972Masakazu Morita
- 1984Jessica Michibata
- 1995Shannon Magrane
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.
- 1847Giuseppe Giacosa, Italian poet and playwright (d. 1906)
- 1948Allen Henry Vigneron, American archbishop
- 1948Shaye J. D. Cohen, American historian and academic
- 1948Tom Everett, American actor and singer
- 1968Alexandros Alexandris, Greek footballer and manager
- 1982Jim Henderson, American baseball player
- 1983Casey Fien, American baseball player
- 1983Gonzalo Klusener, Argentinian footballer
- 1989Luke Murphy, English footballer
- 1989Sam Vokes, English-Welsh footballer
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.
- 1824Joseph Aspdin patents Portland cement.
- 1910HMS Niobe arrives in Halifax Harbour to become the first ship of the Royal Canadian Navy.
- 1912First Balkan War: Kardzhali is liberated by Bulgarian forces.
- 1931The Sakurakai, a secret society in the Imperial Japanese Army, launches an abortive coup d'état attempt.
- 1944World War II: Battle of Aachen: The city of Aachen falls to American forces after three weeks of fighting, making it the first German city to fall to the Allies.
- 1944World War II: The first kamikaze attack. A Japanese fighter plane carrying a 200 kg bomb attacks HMAS Australia off Leyte Island, as the Battle of Leyte Gulf began.
- 1973Fred Dryer of the then Los Angeles Rams becomes the first player in NFL history to score two safeties in the same game.
- 1977The European Patent Institute is founded.
- 1983The metre is defined at the seventeenth General Conference on Weights and Measures as the distance light travels in a vacuum in 1/299,792,458 of a second.
- 1994In Seoul, 32 people are killed when the Seongsu Bridge collapses.
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: Joan Copeland, Aryana Engineer, Vin Diesel, Leah Dizon, Yukihiro Takiguchi, Hermann Prey, E. G. Marshall, Shania Twain, Beth Littleford, Kim Delaney.
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.
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 Birthday 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 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)
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, 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: 2029
- Day of week this year: Friday
- Day of week next year: Saturday
- Day of week in 2024: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 271 days
- Age on next birthday: 43 years old
- Days since birth: 15,435 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,145 days
- Years spent sleeping: 14.09 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 523
- Next full moon: February 16 at 16:58:00 GMT – Wednesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on June 29, 2011
- Age in dog years: 209 dog years old using a Black and Tan Coonhound 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
- Roman numerals: XXI.X.MCMLXXIX
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: September 20, 1928 – Kirsten Rolffes, Danish actress (d. 2000); October 16, 1946 – Suzanne Somers, American actress and producer; January 7, 1980 – Merritt Wever, American actress.
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