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October 23, 1981 was a Friday and it was the 296th day of the year 1981. It was the 43rd Friday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1981 calendar will be in 2026. 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 Tuesday. Next year it will be Wednesday and two years from now it will be Friday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 338 days left before your next birthday. You will be 38 years old when that day comes. There have been 13,541 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 4,514 days or 12.36 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 458 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 November 23 at 05:41:00 GMT – Friday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on July 1, 2013.
If a dog named Latte - a Barbet breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 186 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 Latte will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Latte 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.
- 1752Maria Anna Adamberger
- 1880Una O'Connor
- 1893Gummo Marx
- 1940Ellie Greenwich
- 1942Michael Crichton
- 1960Mirwais Ahmadzaï
- 1969Brooke Theiss
- 1983Goldie Harvey
- 1987Seo In-guk
View the complete list of October 23 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Oct 23.
- 1766Emmanuel de Grouchy, Marquis de Grouchy, French general (d. 1847)
- 1815João Maurício Vanderlei, Baron of Cotejipe, Brazilian politician (d. 1889)
- 1875Gilbert N. Lewis, American chemist and academic (d. 1946)
- 1943Alida Chelli, Italian actress and singer (d. 2012)
- 1950Maths O. Sundqvist, Swedish businessman (d. 2012)
- 1960Randy Pausch, American author and academic (d. 2008)
- 1961Andoni Zubizarreta, Spanish footballer and sportscaster
- 1975Keith Van Horn, American basketball player
- 1978Steve Harmison, English cricketer and sportscaster
- 1981Ben Francisco, American baseball player
View the complete list of October 23 famous birthdays.
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.
- 1694British/American colonial forces, led by Sir William Phips, fail to seize Quebec from the French.
- 1870Franco-Prussian War: The Siege of Metz concludes with a decisive Prussian victory.
- 1942World War II: The Battle for Henderson Field begins during the Guadalcanal Campaign and ends on October 26.
- 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.
- 1993The Troubles: A Provisional IRA bomb prematurely detonates in the Shankill area of Belfast, killing the bomber and nine civilians. Ulster loyalists retaliate a week later with the Greysteel massacre.
- 1995Yolanda Saldívar is found guilty of first-degree murder in the shooting death of popular Latin singer Selena. Three days later, Saldívar was sentenced to life in prison, eligible for parole in 2025
- 2002Moscow theater hostage crisis: Chechen terrorists seize the House of Culture theater in Moscow and take approximately 700 theater-goers hostage.
- 2004A powerful earthquake and its aftershocks hit Niigata Prefecture in northern Japan, killing 35 people, injuring 2,200, and leaving 85,000 homeless or evacuated.
- 2011The Libyan National Transition Council deems the Libyan Civil War over.
View the complete list of October 23 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 10, 23, and 1981 reveal that your Life Path number is 7. It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Rachele Brooke Smith, Rita Marley, Kona Carmack, Stanley Kramer, Ryoma Takeuchi, Liana Liberato, Liam Hess, Peggy Lee, Emma Thompson, Summer Altice.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on October 23 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), Rooster is the mythical animal and Metal is the Eastern element of a person born on October 23, 1981.
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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 ‘Friday’ is emerald.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 23rd October 1981 is Cosmos for constancy.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on February 5, 1962. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +175. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on July 11, 1993. Your incompatibility score is -164. 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 4,534,410,125. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Arthur’s Theme (Best That You Can Do) by Christopher Cross as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (October 24, 1981). 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 Siberia approximately on 1025. Your profession was handicraftsman, mechanic.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 127,030,934 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1981. The estimated number of babies born on 23rd October 1981 is 348,030. That’s equivalent to 242 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 57,049 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 68,765 times in the year 1981. Any chance you are Jennifer or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about October 23, 1981. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 296th day of 1981
- Day of week: Friday
- Day of week birthstone: Emerald
- Week index: 43rd Friday of 1981
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Tuesday
- Day of week next year: Wednesday
- Day of week in 2020: Friday
- Days until next birthday: 338 days
- Age on next birthday: 38 years old
- Days since birth: 13,541 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,514 days
- Years spent sleeping: 12.36 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 458
- Next full moon: November 23 at 05:41:00 GMT – Friday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on July 1, 2013
- Age in dog years: 186 dog years old using a Barbet breed
- Life path number and meaning: 7 – It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
- 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: Rooster
- Eastern zodiac element: Metal
- Modern birthstone: Opal
- Mystical birthstone: Jasper (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Cosmos for constancy
- Best compatible birthday: February 5, 1962 (+175)
- Worst compatible birthday: July 11, 1993 (-164)
- 1981 world population: 4,534,410,125
- Number one song: Arthur’s Theme (Best That You Can Do) by Christopher Cross (October 24, 1981)
- Babies born in 1981: 127,030,934
- Babies born in 1981 every day: 348,030
- Babies born in 1981 every minute: 242
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 57,049 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 68,765 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: April 3, 1941 – Philippé Wynne, American singer (The Spinners) (d. 1984); May 30, 1960 – Stephen Duffy, English singer-songwriter and guitarist (Duran Duran, The Lilac Time, The Devils, and Me Me Me); April 26, 1987 – Jessica Lee Rose, American-New Zealand actress.
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