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October 28, 1978 was a Saturday and it was the 301st day of the year 1978. It was the 43rd Saturday 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 Wednesday. Next year it will be Thursday 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 148 days left before your next birthday. You will be 42 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,193 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 5,064 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 6, 2010.
If a dog named Ginsburg - a Black and Tan Coonhound breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 204 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 Ginsburg will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Ginsburg 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.
- 1886Nils Wahlbom
- 1923John Connell
- 1927Cleo Laine
- 1943Cornelia Froboess
- 1960Mark Derwin
- 1968Caitlin Cary
- 1971Roxana Briban
- 1983Joe Thomas
- 1986Aki Toyosaki
- 1997Sierra McCormick
View the complete list of October 28 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Oct 28.
- 1585Cornelius Jansen, Dutch bishop and theologian (d. 1638)
- 1839Edward P. Allen, American captain, lawyer, and politician (d. 1909)
- 1887Herb Byrne, Australian Australian rules footballer (d. 1959)
- 1922Butch van Breda Kolff, American basketball player and coach (d. 2007)
- 1936Charlie Daniels, American singer-songwriter and guitarist
- 1946John Hewson, Australian economist and politician
- 1953Pierre Boivin, Canadian businessman
- 1963James Miller, American pilot (d. 2002)
- 1963Sheryl Underwood, American comedian, actress, and talk show host
- 1976Simone Loria, Italian footballer
View the complete list of October 28 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 312Battle of the Milvian Bridge: Constantine I defeats Maxentius, becoming the sole Roman emperor in the West.
- 1922March on Rome: Italian fascists led by Benito Mussolini march on Rome and take over the Italian government.
- 1965Nostra aetate, the “Declaration on the Relation of the Church with Non-Christian Religions” of the Second Vatican Council, is promulgated by Pope Paul VI; it absolves the Jews of responsibility for the death of Jesus, reversing Innocent III’s 760-year-old declaration.
- 1965Construction on the Gateway Arch is completed.
- 1982The Spanish Socialist Workers’ Party wins elections, leading to the first Socialist government in Spain after death of Franco. Felipe González becomes Prime Minister-elect.
- 1990The Georgian Soviet Socialist Republic holds the first multiparty legislature election in the country’s history.
- 2005Plame affair: Lewis Libby, Vice-president Dick Cheney’s chief of staff, is indicted in the Valerie Plame case. Libby resigns later that day.
- 2006A group of activists of Bangladesh Awami League attacked a rival political party meeting in Dhaka with oars and sculls and killed 14.
- 2007Cristina Fernández de Kirchner becomes the first woman elected President of Argentina.
- 2014An unmanned Antares rocket carrying NASA’s Cygnus CRS Orb-3 resupply mission to the International Space Station explodes seconds after taking off from the Mid-Atlantic Regional Spaceport in Virginia.
View the complete list of October 28 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 10, 28, and 1978 reveal that your Life Path number is 9. It represents selflessness, forgiveness and creativity. You are the philanthropist, humanitarian, socially conscious, and are deeply concerned about the state of the world.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Spiros Focás, Andy Russell, Dave Navarro, Diana King, Julian Clary, Tony Roberts, Juri Ueno, Silvana Armenulić, Rock Hudson, Toše Proeski.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on October 28 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 28, 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 ‘Saturday’ is turquoise.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 28th October 1978 is Cosmos for constancy.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on September 19, 1994. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +133. 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 -192. 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 4,304,105,753. (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 28th 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)
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 28” 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 28, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 301st day of 1978
- Day of week: Saturday
- Day of week birthstone: Turquoise
- Week index: 43rd Saturday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Wednesday
- Day of week next year: Thursday
- Day of week in 2022: Friday
- Days until next birthday: 148 days
- Age on next birthday: 42 years old
- Days since birth: 15,193 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,064 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 6, 2010
- Age in dog years: 204 dog years old using a Black and Tan Coonhound breed
- Life path number and meaning: 9 – It represents selflessness, forgiveness and creativity. You are the philanthropist, humanitarian, socially conscious, and are deeply concerned about the state of the world.
- 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: September 19, 1994 (+133)
- Worst compatible birthday: May 12, 2000 (-192)
- 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: XXVIII.X.MCMLXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: March 12, 1907 – Arthur Hewlett, English actor (d. 1997); October 1, 1934 – Geoff Stephens, English songwriter and producer; November 3, 1953 – Vilma Santos, Filipino actress and politician.
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