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October 8, 1981 was a Thursday and it was the 281st day of the year 1981. It was the 41st Thursday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1981 calendar will be in 2026. 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 Tuesday. 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 200 days left before your next birthday. You will be 38 years old when that day comes. There have been 13,679 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 4,560 days or 12.48 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 464 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 April 19 at 11:14:00 GMT – Friday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on June 16, 2013.
If a dog named Bezie - a Basset Hound breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 168 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 Bezie will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Bezie 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.
- 1897Marcel Herrand
- 1930Alasdair Milne
- 1940Fred Cash
- 1956Stephanie Zimbalist
- 1960François Pérusse
- 1961Sandy Andolong
- 1968Emily Procter
- 1972Kim Myung-min
- 1977Erna Siikavirta
- 1985Eiji Wentz
View the complete list of October 8 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Oct 8.
- 1883Otto Heinrich Warburg, German physiologist and physician, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1970)
- 1910Helmut Kallmeyer, German chemist and soldier (d. 2006)
- 1918Jens Christian Skou, Danish chemist and physiologist, Nobel Prize laureate
- 1926Raaj Kumar, Pakistani-Indian police officer and actor (d. 1996)
- 1938Walter Gretzky, Canadian ice hockey coach and author
- 1953Robert Saxton, English composer and educator
- 1961Steven Bernstein, American trumpet player and composer (Sex Mob, The Lounge Lizards, and Spanish Fly)
- 1964Igor Jijikine, Russian actor
- 1968CL Smooth, American rapper and producer (Pete Rock & CL Smooth)
- 1970Sadiq Khan, English lawyer and politician, Minister of State for Transport
View the complete list of October 8 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1075Dmitar Zvonimir is crowned King of Croatia.
- 1200Isabella of Angoulême is crowned Queen consort of England.
- 1480Great stand on the Ugra river, a standoff between the forces of Akhmat Khan, Khan of the Great Horde, and the Grand Duke Ivan III of Russia, which results in the retreat of the Tataro-Mongols and the eventual disintegration of the Horde.
- 1806Napoleonic Wars: Forces of the British Empire lay siege to the port of Boulogne in France by using Congreve rockets, invented by Sir William Congreve.
- 1871Four major fires break out on the shores of Lake Michigan in Chicago, Peshtigo, Wisconsin, Holland, Michigan, and Manistee, Michigan including the Great Chicago Fire, and the much deadlier Peshtigo Fire.
- 1904Edmonton, Alberta is incorporated as a city.
- 1932The Indian Air Force is established.
- 1969The opening rally of the Days of Rage occurs, organized by the Weather Underground in Chicago.
- 1970Vietnam War: In Paris, a Communist delegation rejects US President Richard Nixon’s October 7 peace proposal as “a manoeuvre to deceive world opinion”.
- 1973Greek military junta of 1967–74: Junta strongman George Papadopoulos appoints Spyros Markezinis as Prime Minister of Greece with the task to lead Greece to parliamentary rule.
View the complete list of October 8 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 10, 8, and 1981 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: Dave Dudley, Gina Riley, Roger Frappier, Alex Fong, Kimberley Crossman, William McNamara, Jeff Morris, Patrick Cargill, Nejat Uygur, Ed Speleers.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on October 8 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), Rooster is the mythical animal and Metal is the Eastern element of a person born on October 8, 1981.
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 8th October 1981 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 4,534,410,125. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Endless Love by Diana Ross and Lionel Richie as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (October 10, 1981). 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 Africa approximately on 1025. Your profession was handicraftsman, mechanic.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 127,030,934 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1981. The estimated number of babies born on 8th October 1981 is 348,030. That’s equivalent to 242 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 57,049 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 68,765 times in the year 1981. Any chance you are Jennifer or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about October 8, 1981. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 281st day of 1981
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 41st Thursday of 1981
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Tuesday
- Day of week next year: Thursday
- Day of week in 2021: Friday
- Days until next birthday: 200 days
- Age on next birthday: 38 years old
- Days since birth: 13,679 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,560 days
- Years spent sleeping: 12.48 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 464
- Next full moon: April 19 at 11:14:00 GMT – Friday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on June 16, 2013
- Age in dog years: 168 dog years old using a Basset Hound 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: Rooster
- Eastern zodiac element: Metal
- Modern birthstone: Opal
- Mystical birthstone: Jasper (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Cosmos for constancy
- 1981 world population: 4,534,410,125
- Number one song: Endless Love by Diana Ross and Lionel Richie (October 10, 1981)
- Babies born in 1981: 127,030,934
- Babies born in 1981 every day: 348,030
- Babies born in 1981 every minute: 242
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 57,049 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 68,765 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: June 2, 1920 – Johnny Speight, English screenwriter and producer (d. 1998); January 11, 1971 – Mary J. Blige, American singer-songwriter, producer, and actress; May 31, 1987 – Meredith Hagner, American actress.
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