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October 31, 1978 was a Tuesday and it was the 304th day of the year 1978. It was the 44th Tuesday 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 Thursday. Next year it will be Saturday and two years from now it will be Sunday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 287 days left before your next birthday. You will be 41 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,688 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 4,896 days or 13.40 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 497 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 21 at 05:17:00 GMT – Monday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on July 9, 2010.
If a dog named Masa - a Australian Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 180 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 Masa will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Masa 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.
- 1896Ethel Waters
- 1929Bud Spencer
- 1950John Candy
- 1952Bernard Edwards
- 1956Christopher de Leon
- 1957Robert Pollard
- 1961Larry Mullen, Jr.
- 1963Rob Schneider
- 1997Holly Taylor
View the complete list of October 31 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Oct 31.
- 1929Bud Spencer, Italian swimmer, actor, and screenwriter
- 1931Iivo Nei, Estonian chess player
- 1939Tom O'Connor, English actor and game show host
- 1943Paul Frampton, English-American physicist and academic
- 1950Zaha Hadid, Iraqi-English architect, designed the Bridge Pavilion
- 1957Robert Pollard, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Guided by Voices)
- 1957Shirley Phelps-Roper, American lawyer and activist
- 1972Shaun Bartlett, South African footballer and manager
- 1978Marek Saganowski, Polish footballer
- 1987Jean-Karl Vernay, French race car driver
View the complete list of October 31 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1517Protestant Reformation: Martin Luther posts his 95 Theses on the door of the Castle Church in Wittenberg.
- 1903Purdue Wreck, a railroad train collision in Indianapolis, Indiana, killed 17 people, including 14 players of the Purdue University football team.
- 1913Dedication of the Lincoln Highway, the first automobile highway across United States.
- 1922Benito Mussolini is made Prime Minister of Italy
- 1926Magician Harry Houdini dies of gangrene and peritonitis that develops after his appendix ruptures.
- 1944Erich Göstl, a member of the Waffen-SS, is awarded the Knight’s Cross of the Iron Cross, to recognise extreme battlefield bravery, after losing his face and eyes during the Battle of Normandy.
- 1961In the Soviet Union, Joseph Stalin’s body is removed from Vladimir Lenin’s Tomb.
- 2000Soyuz TM-31 launches, carrying the first resident crew to the International Space Station. The ISS has been crewed continuously since then.
- 2003Mahathir bin Mohamad resigns as Prime Minister of Malaysia and is replaced by Deputy Prime Minister Abdullah Ahmad Badawi, marking an end to Mahathir’s 22 years in power.
- 2014Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo crashes in the Mojave Desert during a test flight,
View the complete list of October 31 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 10, 31, and 1978 reveal that your Life Path number is 3. It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Rat Scabies, Audrey Whitby, Sinitta, Sean Biggerstaff, Sarah Jane Morris, Rachel Roberts, Filip Topol, Frank Sutton, Jeffrey Parazzo, Sébastien Izambard.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on October 31 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 31, 1978.
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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 Scorpio is beryl. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Tuesday’ is ruby.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 31st October 1978 is Cosmos for constancy.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on June 30, 1973. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +135. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on May 4, 2000. Your incompatibility score is -173. 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?
A: Birthday twins – easy!
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 You Needed Me by Anne Murray as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (November 4, 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 Iran approximately on 1875. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, astronomer.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Artistic personality, always transforming ugly into beauty, gray into bright colors. You would find an opportunity of creative self-expression in any situation.
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 31st 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)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about October 31, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 304th day of 1978
- Day of week: Tuesday
- Day of week birthstone: Ruby
- Week index: 44th Tuesday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Thursday
- Day of week next year: Saturday
- Day of week in 2021: Sunday
- Days until next birthday: 287 days
- Age on next birthday: 41 years old
- Days since birth: 14,688 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,896 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.40 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 497
- Next full moon: January 21 at 05:17:00 GMT – Monday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on July 9, 2010
- Age in dog years: 180 dog years old using a Australian Terrier breed
- Life path number and meaning: 3 – It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
- 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 30, 1973 (+135)
- Worst compatible birthday: May 4, 2000 (-173)
- 1978 world population: 4,304,105,753
- Number one song: You Needed Me by Anne Murray (November 4, 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
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: April 22, 1982 – Noriko Shitaya, Japanese voice actress; August 30, 1939 – John Peel, English radio host and producer (d. 2004); April 23, 1995 – Gigi Hadid, American fashion model.
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