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October 26, 1940 was a Saturday and it was the 300th day of the year 1940. It was the 43rd Saturday of that year. 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 Saturday. Next year it will be Monday and two years from now it will be Tuesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 320 days left before your next birthday. You will be 80 years old when that day comes. There have been 28,900 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 9,633 days or 26.37 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 978 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 12 at 05:14:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on July 4, 1972.
If a dog named Honey Bunny - a English Foxhound breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 375 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 Honey Bunny will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Honey Bunny 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.
- 1912Don Siegel
- 1924Shaw Taylor
- 1936Shelley Morrison
- 1946Keith Hopwood
- 1956Rita Wilson
- 1961Dylan McDermott
- 1962Cary Elwes
- 1965Aaron Kwok
- 1970Dian Bachar
- 1980Claire Cooper
View the complete list of October 26 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Oct 26.
- 1797Giuditta Pasta, Italian soprano (d. 1865)
- 1849Ferdinand Georg Frobenius, German mathematician and academic (d. 1917)
- 1869Washington Luís, Brazilian lawyer and politician, 13th President of Brazil (d. 1957)
- 1923Robert Hinde, English zoologist and academic
- 1942Jonathan Williams, English race car driver and pilot (d. 2014)
- 1946Holly Woodlawn, Puerto Rican-American actress
- 1966Masaharu Iwata, Japanese keyboard player and composer
- 1978Sari Abacha, Nigerian footballer (d. 2013)
- 1986Schoolboy Q, German-American rapper (Black Hippy)
- 1987Abudramae Bamba, Ivorian footballer
View the complete list of October 26 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 306Martyrdom of Saint Demetrius of Thessaloniki.
- 1520Charles V is crowned.
- 1863The Football Association, the oldest football association in the world, is formed in London.
- 1936The first electric generator at Hoover Dam goes into full operation.
- 1967Mohammad Reza Pahlavi crowns himself Emperor of Iran and then crowns his wife Farah Empress of Iran.
- 1970Muhammad Ali faces off against Jerry Quarry in Atlanta, Georgia for the first time after Ali’s three-year hiatus from evading to be drafted in the Vietnam War.
- 1977Ali Maow Maalin, the last natural case of smallpox, develops rash in Merca district, Somalia. The World Health Organization and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention consider this date the anniversary of the eradication of smallpox, the most spectacular success of vaccination.
- 1984“Baby Fae” receives a heart transplant from a baboon.
- 1992The Charlottetown Accord fails to win majority support in a Canada wide referendum.
- 1994Jordan and Israel sign a peace treaty.
View the complete list of October 26 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 10, 26, and 1940 reveal that your Life Path number is 5. It represents progress, adventure and opportunity. You possess the curiosity of a cat and long to experience all of life.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Gülse Birsel, Josh Logan, Chloë Annett, Rebecca Ferguson, Mitch Woods, Hape Kerkeling, Michel Teló, Jake Thomas, Jon Seda, Petula Clark.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on October 26 is Scorpio ♏ (The Scorpion) – a fixed sign with Water as Western element. The ruling planet is Pluto – the planet of transformation. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Eastern zodiac), Dragon is the mythical animal and Metal is the Eastern element of a person born on October 26, 1940.
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 Scorpio is beryl. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Saturday’ is turquoise.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 26th October 1940 is Cosmos for constancy.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on February 26, 1965. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +145. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on October 12, 1946. Your score is -146. 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?
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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?
In the United States, the most popular baby name is Mary. This name was given to 56,201 baby girls. For the boys it’s James. This name was recorded 62,471 times in the year 1940. Any chance you are Mary or James? (Source: ssa.gov)
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Your birthday in Roman numerals using DD.MM.YYYY notation is:
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about October 26, 1940. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 300th day of 1940
- Day of week: Saturday
- Day of week birthstone: Turquoise
- Week index: 43rd Saturday of 1940
- Next same calendar year: 2024
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Monday
- Day of week in 2021: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 320 days
- Age on next birthday: 80 years old
- Days since birth: 28,900 days
- Days spent sleeping: 9,633 days
- Years spent sleeping: 26.37 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 978
- Next full moon: December 12 at 05:14:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on July 4, 1972
- Age in dog years: 375 dog years old using a English Foxhound breed
- Life path number and meaning: 5 – It represents progress, adventure and opportunity. You possess the curiosity of a cat and long to experience all of life.
- Western zodiac sign: Scorpio ♏ (The Scorpion)
- Western zodiac element: Water
- Western zodiac sign quality: Fixed
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Pluto – the planet of transformation
- Western zodiac gemstone: Beryl
- Eastern zodiac animal: Dragon
- Eastern zodiac element: Metal
- Modern birthstone: Opal
- Mystical birthstone: Jasper (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Cosmos for constancy
- Best compatible birthday: February 26, 1965 (+145)
- Worst compatible birthday: October 12, 1946 (-146)
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 56,201 babies
- Popular boy’s name: James – 62,471 babies
- Roman numerals: XXVI.X.MCMXL
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: April 25, 1918 – Astrid Varnay, Swedish-American soprano and actress (d. 2006); October 2, 1957 – Dave Faulkner, Australian singer-songwriter and guitarist (The Victims, The Manikins, and Hoodoo Gurus); May 29, 1972 – Simon Jones, English singer and bass player (The Verve, The Shining, and Black Submarine).
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