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October 4, 1979 was a Thursday and it was the 277th day of the year 1979. It was the 40th Thursday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1979 calendar will be in 2029. 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 Friday. Next year it will be Sunday and two years from now it will be Monday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 228 days left before your next birthday. You will be 40 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,382 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 4,794 days or 13.13 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 487 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 February 19 at 15:54:00 GMT – Tuesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on June 12, 2011.
If a dog named Liza Iliades - a German Shorthaired Pointer breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 195 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 Liza Iliades will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Liza Iliades 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.
- 1917Violeta Parra
- 1942Bernice Johnson Reagon
- 1948Duke Robillard
- 1965Skip Heller
- 1967Marcus Bentley
- 1975Panos Kiamos
- 1978Go Soo
- 1983Risa Kudō
View the complete list of October 4 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Oct 4.
- 1276Margaret of Brabant (d. 1311)
- 1585Anna of Tyrol (d. 1618)
- 1858Léon Serpollet, French businessman (d. 1903)
- 1888Oscar Mathisen, Norwegian speed skater (d. 1954)
- 1918Kenichi Fukui, Japanese chemist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1998)
- 1937Gail Gilmore, Canadian-American actress and dancer (d. 2014)
- 1941Robert Wilson, American director and playwright
- 1943Florian Pittiș, Romanian actor, singer, director, and producer (d. 2007)
- 1964Peter Florence, English actor, founded the Hay Festival
- 1981Shaura, Japanese singer (Moi dix Mois)
View the complete list of October 4 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1363End of the Battle of Lake Poyang; the Chinese rebel forces of Zhu Yuanzhang defeat that of his rival, Chen Youliang, in one of the largest naval battles in history.
- 1582Pope Gregory XIII implements the Gregorian calendar. In Italy, Poland, Portugal, and Spain, October 4 of this year is followed directly by October 15.
- 1725Foundation of Rosario in Argentina.
- 1940Meeting between Adolf Hitler and Benito Mussolini at the Brenner Pass.
- 1943World War II: U.S. captures the Solomon Islands from the Japanese.
- 1967Omar Ali Saifuddien III of Brunei abdicates in favour of his son, His Majesty Sultan Hassanal Bolkiah.
- 1976Official launch of the InterCity 125 high speed train.
- 1983Richard Noble sets a new land speed record of 633.468 mph, driving Thrust2 at the Black Rock Desert in Nevada.
- 1997The second largest cash robbery in U.S. history occurs at the Charlotte, North Carolina office of Loomis, Fargo and Company. A Federal Bureau of Investigation investigation eventually results in 24 convictions and the recovery of approximately 95% of the $17.3 million stolen cash.
- 2004SpaceShipOne wins Ansari X Prize for private spaceflight, by being the first private craft to fly into space.
View the complete list of October 4 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 10, 4, and 1979 reveal that your Life Path number is 4. It represents growth, building and foundation. You are practical, down to earth with strong ideas about right and wrong.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Bob Geldof, Andrew McCarthy, Saul Rubinek, Slim Gaillard, Mary Fuller, Daniel Stern, Rian Johnson, Mirwais Ahmadzaï, J. B. Blanc, Lilian Garcia.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on October 4 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), Sheep is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on October 4, 1979.
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 ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 4th October 1979 is Cosmos for constancy.
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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 4,379,013,942. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Sad Eyes by Robert John as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (October 6, 1979). 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 Arctic approximately on 650. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, executor of sacrifices.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 123,688,258 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1979. The estimated number of babies born on 4th October 1979 is 338,872. That’s equivalent to 235 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 56,718 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,733 times in the year 1979. Any chance you are Jennifer or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about October 4, 1979. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 277th day of 1979
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 40th Thursday of 1979
- Next same calendar year: 2029
- Day of week this year: Friday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2021: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 228 days
- Age on next birthday: 40 years old
- Days since birth: 14,382 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,794 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.13 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 487
- Next full moon: February 19 at 15:54:00 GMT – Tuesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on June 12, 2011
- Age in dog years: 195 dog years old using a German Shorthaired Pointer breed
- Life path number and meaning: 4 – It represents growth, building and foundation. You are practical, down to earth with strong ideas about right and wrong.
- 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: Sheep
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Opal
- Mystical birthstone: Jasper (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Cosmos for constancy
- 1979 world population: 4,379,013,942
- Number one song: Sad Eyes by Robert John (October 6, 1979)
- Babies born in 1979: 123,688,258
- Babies born in 1979 every day: 338,872
- Babies born in 1979 every minute: 235
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 56,718 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,733 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: April 12, 1994 – Isabelle Drummond, Brazilian actress and singer; January 30, 1959 – Mark Eitzel, American singer-songwriter and guitarist; October 12, 1950 – Susan Anton, American actress and singer.
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