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October 23, 1940 was a Wednesday and it was the 297th day of the year 1940. The next time you can reuse your old 1940 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 Monday. 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 314 days left before your next birthday. You will be 78 years old when that day comes. There have been 28,175 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 954 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 2 at 02:26:00 GMT – Tuesday.
If a dog named Zen - a Norwich Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 328 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 Zen will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Zen 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.
- 1896Lilyan Tashman
- 1918James Daly
- 1930Eiji Maruyama
- 1951Charly García
- 1952Ken Tipton
- 1954Ang Lee
- 1956Akie Asaka
- 1969Brooke Theiss
- 1976Ryan Reynolds
- 1998Amandla Stenberg
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for October 23.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Oct 23.
- 1894Emma Vyssotsky, American astronomer and academic (d. 1975)
- 1929Shamsur Rahman, Bangladeshi poet and journalist (d. 2006)
- 1948Brian Ross, American journalist
- 1951Charly García, Argentine singer-songwriter and keyboard player (Sui Generis, Serú Girán, and La Máquina de Hacer Pájaros)
- 1951Fatmir Sejdiu, Kosovan academic and politician, 2nd President of Kosovo
- 1965Augusten Burroughs, American author and screenwriter
- 1981Jeroen Bleekemolen, Dutch race car driver
- 1982Aleksandar Luković, Serbian footballer
- 1983Goldie Harvey, Nigerian singer-songwriter (d. 2013)
- 1984Martin Garcia, Mexican-American jockey
View the complete list of famous birthdays for October 23.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1641Irish Catholic gentry from Ulster tried to seize control of Dublin Castle, the seat of English rule in Ireland, to force concessions to Catholics.
- 1707The first Parliament of Great Britain meets.
- 1906Alberto Santos-Dumont flies an airplane in the first heavier-than-air flight in Europe at Champs de Bagatelle, Paris, France.
- 1911First use of aircraft in war: Italo-Turkish War: An Italian pilot takes off from Libya to observe Turkish army lines.
- 1935Dutch Schultz, Abe Landau, Otto Berman, and Bernard “Lulu” Rosencrantz are fatally shot at a saloon in Newark, New Jersey in what will become known as The Chophouse Massacre.
- 1970Gary Gabelich sets a land speed record in a rocket-powered automobile called the Blue Flame, fueled with natural gas.
- 1983Lebanese Civil War: The U.S. Marines barracks in Beirut is hit by a truck bomb, killing 241 U.S. military personnel. A French army barracks in Lebanon is also hit that same morning, killing 58 troops.
- 1989Bankruptcy of Wärtsilä Marine; the biggest bankruptcy in the Nordic countries until then.
- 1998Israeli–Palestinian conflict: Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and Palestinian Chairman Yasser Arafat reach a “land for peace” agreement.
- 2015The lowest sea-level pressure in the Western Hemisphere, and the highest reliably-measured non-tornadic sustained winds, are recorded in Hurricane Patricia, which strikes Mexico hours later, killing at least 13 and causing over $280 million in damages.
View the complete list of historical events for October 23.
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Your birthday numbers 10, 23 and 1940 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: Irene Hervey, Teresa Wright, Etta James, Rachael MacFarlane, Josh Randall, Asuka Kuramochi, Lee "Shot" Williams, The Big Bopper, Song Jieun, John Grillo.
The zodiac sign of a person born on October 23 is Libra ♎. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Dragon is the mythical animal and Metal is the element of a person born on October 23, 1940.
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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 ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
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: Your lesson – to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.
Can you remember who you were?
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: June 14, 1968 – Molly Glynn, American actress (d. 2014); September 20, 1934 – Takayuki Kubota, Japanese-American martial artist and actor; April 1, 1982 – Sam Huntington, American actor.
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