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October 5, 1966 was a Wednesday and it was the 278th day of the year 1966. It was the 40th Wednesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1966 calendar will be in 2022. 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 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 201 days left before your next birthday. You will be 53 years old when that day comes. There have been 19,157 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 6,386 days or 17.48 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 648 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 March 21 at 01:44:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on June 13, 1998.
If a dog named Fistiki - a Flat-Coated Retriever breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 254 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 Fistiki will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Fistiki 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.
- 1923Glynis Johns
- 1924Barbara Kelly
- 1935Arlene Saunders
- 1948Carter Cornelius
- 1971Samuel Vincent
- 1974Alex Walkinshaw
- 1976Song Seung-heon
- 1979Gao Yuanyuan
- 1989Kenshō Ono
View the complete list of October 5 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Oct 5.
- 1795Alexander Keith, Scottish-Canadian brewer and politician, 13th Mayor of Halifax (d. 1873)
- 1911Brian O'Nolan, Irish author and playwright (d. 1966)
- 1921Phạm Duy, Vietnamese singer-songwriter (d. 2013)
- 1923Stig Dagerman, Swedish journalist and author (d. 1954)
- 1924Frederic Morton, Austrian-American banker, journalist, and author (d. 2015)
- 1946Jean Perron, Canadian ice hockey player, coach, and sportscaster
- 1947Michèle Pierre-Louis, Haitian politician, 14th Prime Minister of Haiti
- 1958Neil deGrasse Tyson, American astrophysicist, cosmologist, and author
- 1977Vinnie Paz, Italian-American rapper and producer (Jedi Mind Tricks and Army of the Pharaohs)
- 1983Jesse Eisenberg, American actor, playwright, and author
View the complete list of October 5 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1813Battle of the Thames in Canada; Americans defeat British and kill Shawnee leader Tecumseh.
- 1869The Saxby Gale devastates the Bay of Fundy region of Maritime Canada. The storm had been predicted over a year before by a British naval officer.
- 1930British airship R101 crashes in France en route to India on its maiden voyage.
- 1936The Jarrow March sets off for London.
- 1938In Nazi Germany, Jews’ passports are invalidated, and those who needed a passport for emigration purposes are given one marked with the letter J (Jude – Jew).
- 1944Royal Canadian Air Force pilots shoot down the first German jet fighter over France.
- 1947The first televised White House address is given by U.S. President Harry S. Truman.
- 1969The first episode of Monty Python’s Flying Circus airs on BBC One.
- 1970The Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) is founded.
- 2011In the Mekong River massacre, two Chinese cargo boats are hijacked and 13 crew members murdered in the lawless Golden Triangle region of Southeast Asia.
View the complete list of October 5 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 10, 5, and 1966 reveal that your Life Path number is 1. It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Bradley Cooper, Eddie McClintock, Sanjeev Kumar, Finn Carter, Chelsea Wolfe, Auguste Lumière, Sophie Evans, Jerry Vale, David Grant, Darlene Cates.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on October 5 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), Horse is the mythical animal and Fire is the Eastern element of a person born on October 5, 1966.
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 ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 5th October 1966 is Cosmos for constancy.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on July 11, 1953. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +175. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on February 21, 1966. Your incompatibility score is -147. 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 3,420,677,923. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Cherish by The Association as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (October 8, 1966). 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 New Guinea approximately on 725. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, cathedrals.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 118,093,834 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1966. The estimated number of babies born on 5th October 1966 is 323,545. That’s equivalent to 225 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 Lisa. This name was given to 56,913 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 79,992 times in the year 1966. Any chance you are Lisa or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about October 5, 1966. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 278th day of 1966
- Day of week: Wednesday
- Day of week birthstone: Amethyst
- Week index: 40th Wednesday of 1966
- Next same calendar year: 2022
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Monday
- Day of week in 2021: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 201 days
- Age on next birthday: 53 years old
- Days since birth: 19,157 days
- Days spent sleeping: 6,386 days
- Years spent sleeping: 17.48 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 648
- Next full moon: March 21 at 01:44:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on June 13, 1998
- Age in dog years: 254 dog years old using a Flat-Coated Retriever breed
- Life path number and meaning: 1 – It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
- 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: Horse
- Eastern zodiac element: Fire
- Modern birthstone: Opal
- Mystical birthstone: Jasper (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Cosmos for constancy
- Best compatible birthday: July 11, 1953 (+175)
- Worst compatible birthday: February 21, 1966 (-147)
- 1966 world population: 3,420,677,923
- Number one song: Cherish by The Association (October 8, 1966)
- Babies born in 1966: 118,093,834
- Babies born in 1966 every day: 323,545
- Babies born in 1966 every minute: 225
- Popular girl’s name: Lisa – 56,913 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 79,992 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: April 7, 1992 – Alexis Jordan, American singer and actress; July 12, 1920 – Keith Andes, American actor and singer (d. 2005); December 12, 1975 – Houko Kuwashima, Japanese voice actress and singer.
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