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October 6, 1978 was a Friday and it was the 279th day of the year 1978. It was the 40th Friday 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 was Sunday. 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 326 days left before your next birthday. You will be 42 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,015 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 5,005 days or 13.70 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 509 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 December 12 at 05:14:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on June 14, 2010.
If a dog named Kizmet - a Scottish Deerhound breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 233 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 Kizmet will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Kizmet will age 5-6 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.
- 1820Jenny Lind
- 1922Teala Loring
- 1928Barbara Werle
- 1943Cees Veerman
- 1946Vinod Khanna
- 1976Barbie Hsu
- 1977Jamie Laurie
- 1978Pamela David
- 1979Lex Shrapnel
- 1990Han Sunhwa
View the complete list of October 6 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Oct 6.
- 1459Martin Behaim, German navigator and geographer (d. 1507)
- 1893Meghnad Saha, Indian astrophysicist, astronomer, and academic (d. 1956)
- 1942Fred Travalena, American comedian and actor (d. 2009)
- 1946Tony Greig, South African–English cricketer and sportscaster (d. 2012)
- 1953Klaas Bruinsma, Dutch drug lord (d. 1991)
- 1961Paul Sansome, English footballer
- 1964Matthew Sweet, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (Community Trolls, Oh-OK, and The Thorns)
- 1969Troy Shaw, English snooker player
- 1982Bronagh Waugh, Northern Irish actress
- 1982Meiyang Chаng, Indian actor and singer
View the complete list of October 6 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1539Spanish conquistador Hernando de Soto and his army enter the Apalachee capital of Anhaica (present-day Tallahassee, Florida) by force.
- 1789French Revolution: Louis XVI returns to Paris from Versailles after being confronted by the Parisian women on October 5.
- 1876The American Library Association was founded.
- 1884The Naval War College of the United States Navy is founded in Newport, Rhode Island.
- 1898Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia, the largest American music fraternity, is founded at the New England Conservatory of Music by Ossian Everett Mills.
- 1908Austria-Hungary annexes Bosnia-Herzegovina, sparking a crisis.
- 1927Opening of The Jazz Singer, the first prominent talking movie.
- 1973Egypt launches a coordinated attack with Syria against Israel leading to the Yom Kippur War.
- 1981Egyptian President Anwar Sadat is murdered by Islamic extremists.
- 199551 Pegasi is discovered to be the second major star apart from the Sun to have a planet orbiting around it.
View the complete list of October 6 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 10, 6, and 1978 reveal that your Life Path number is 5. It represents progress, adventure and opportunity. You possess the curiosity of a cat and long to experience all of life.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Iva Withers, Ingrid Rubio, Lembit Ulfsak, Sandahl Bergman, Lacey Sturm, Kimberley Walsh, Pam Arciero, Eric Schaeffer, Albert Hall, Leon Jackson.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on October 6 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 Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on October 6, 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 Libra is chrysolite. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Friday’ is emerald.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 6th October 1978 is Cosmos for constancy.
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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 Kiss You All Over by Exile as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (October 7, 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 Romania 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: It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson – to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.
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 6th 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 6, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 279th day of 1978
- Day of week: Friday
- Day of week birthstone: Emerald
- Week index: 40th Friday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Sunday
- Day of week next year: Tuesday
- Day of week in 2021: Wednesday
- Days until next birthday: 326 days
- Age on next birthday: 42 years old
- Days since birth: 15,015 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,005 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.70 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 509
- Next full moon: December 12 at 05:14:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on June 14, 2010
- Age in dog years: 233 dog years old using a Scottish Deerhound breed
- Life path number and meaning: 5 – It represents progress, adventure and opportunity. You possess the curiosity of a cat and long to experience all of life.
- 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: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Opal
- Mystical birthstone: Jasper (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Cosmos for constancy
- 1978 world population: 4,304,105,753
- Number one song: Kiss You All Over by Exile (October 7, 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: VI.X.MCMLXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: September 25, 1976 – Santigold, American singer-songwriter and producer (Stiffed); October 8, 1964 – CeCe Winans, American singer-songwriter (BeBe & CeCe Winans); April 28, 1982 – Nikki Grahame, English model and journalist.
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