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October 26, 1978 was a Thursday and it was the 299th day of the year 1978. It was the 43rd Thursday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1978 calendar will be in 2023. 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 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 144 days left before your next birthday. You will be 42 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,197 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 5,066 days or 13.87 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 514 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 June 5 at 19:15:00 GMT – Friday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on July 4, 2010.
If a dog named Kambo - a Dachshund breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 184 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 Kambo will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Kambo 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.
- 1935Mike Gray
- 1946Holly Woodlawn
- 1959François Chau
- 1961Dylan McDermott
- 1965Kelly Rowan
- 1970Dian Bachar
- 1984Amanda Overmyer
- 1986Emilia Clarke
- 1991Amala Paul
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.
- 1883Paul Pilgrim, American runner (d. 1958)
- 1893Miloš Crnjanski, Serbian poet and author (d. 1977)
- 1922Fred Wood, English actor
- 1947Ricardo Asch, Argentinian gynecologist and endocrinologist
- 1949Antonio Carpio, Filipino lawyer and jurist, Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of the Philippines
- 1956Rita Wilson, American actress, singer, and producer
- 1956Stephen Gumley, Australian engineer and businessman
- 1976Shinji Takao, Japanese Go player
- 1981Martina Schild, Swiss skier
- 1986Schoolboy Q, German-American rapper (Black Hippy)
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.
- 1341The Byzantine civil war of 1341–47 formally begins with the proclamation of John VI Kantakouzenos as Byzantine Emperor at Didymoteicho.
- 1377Tvrtko I is crowned the first king of Bosnia.
- 1520Charles V is crowned.
- 1825The Erie Canal opens: Passage from Albany, New York to Lake Erie.
- 1859The Royal Charter is wrecked on the coast of Anglesey, north Wales with 459 dead.
- 1936The first electric generator at Hoover Dam goes into full operation.
- 1943World War II: First flight of the Dornier Do 335 “Pfeil”.
- 1955After the last Allied troops have left the country and following the provisions of the Austrian Independence Treaty, Austria declares permanent neutrality.
- 1958Pan American Airways makes the first commercial flight of the Boeing 707 from New York City to Paris, France.
- 2014Britain withdraws from Afghanistan after the end of Operation Herrick which started on June 20, 2002 after 12 years four months and seven days.
View the complete list of October 26 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 10, 26, and 1978 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: Livia Brito, PewDiePie, Doug Wimbish, Arend Langenberg, Jacky Lafon, Louisa Ghijs, Grey Ghost, Judith O'Dea, Robert Villar, Akkineni Nagarjuna.
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), Horse is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on October 26, 1978.
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 ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 26th October 1978 is Cosmos for constancy.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on June 26, 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 12, 2000. Your score is -189. 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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Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 4,304,105,753. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Hot Child in the City by Nick Gilder as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (October 28, 1978). 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 Northern Australia approximately on 1875. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, astronomer.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Timid, constrained, quiet person. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your main lesson in present – to develop magnanimity and feeling of brotherhood. Try to become less adhered to material property and learn to have only as many, as you may give back.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 122,638,528 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1978. The estimated number of babies born on 26th October 1978 is 335,996. That’s equivalent to 233 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 56,323 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,158 times in the year 1978. Any chance you are Jennifer or Michael? (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, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 299th day of 1978
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 43rd Thursday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Monday
- Day of week next year: Tuesday
- Day of week in 2022: Wednesday
- Days until next birthday: 144 days
- Age on next birthday: 42 years old
- Days since birth: 15,197 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,066 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.87 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 514
- Next full moon: June 5 at 19:15:00 GMT – Friday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on July 4, 2010
- Age in dog years: 184 dog years old using a Dachshund 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: 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: Horse
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Opal
- Mystical birthstone: Jasper (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Cosmos for constancy
- Best compatible birthday: June 26, 1978 (+131)
- Worst compatible birthday: May 12, 2000 (-189)
- 1978 world population: 4,304,105,753
- Number one song: Hot Child in the City by Nick Gilder (October 28, 1978)
- Babies born in 1978: 122,638,528
- Babies born in 1978 every day: 335,996
- Babies born in 1978 every minute: 233
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 56,323 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,158 babies
- Roman numerals: XXVI.X.MCMLXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: June 17, 1979 – Young Maylay, American rapper, producer, and voice actor; May 21, 1963 – Kevin Shields, American-Irish singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (My Bloody Valentine, The Complex, and Primal Scream); May 23, 1958 – Serge Dupire, Canadian actor.
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