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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 was Saturday. Next year it will be Sunday 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 306 days left before your next birthday. You will be 42 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,034 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 5,011 days or 13.72 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 8 at 04:10:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on June 16, 2013.
If a dog named Little Joe - a American Pit Bull Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 204 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 Little Joe will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Little Joe 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.
- 1910Kirk Alyn
- 1926Raaj Kumar
- 1944Susan Raye
- 1961Simon Burke
- 1964Igor Jijikine
- 1974Martin Henderson
- 1977Jamie Marchi
- 1993Barbara Palvin
- 1994Luca Hänni
- 1997Bella Thorne
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.
- 1890Philippe Thys, Belgian cyclist (d. 1971)
- 1918Halfdan Hegtun, Norwegian radio host and politician (d. 2012)
- 1924Alphons Egli, Swiss lawyer and politician, 77th President of the Swiss Confederation
- 1924John Nelder, English mathematician and statistician (d. 2010)
- 1927Jim Elliot, American missionary and translator (d. 1956)
- 1928M. Russell Ballard, American lieutenant and religious leader
- 1949Hamish Stuart, Scottish singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (Average White Band)
- 1962Chen Xiaoxia, Chinese diver
- 1974Koji Murofushi, Japanese hammer thrower
- 1978Mick O'Driscoll, Irish rugby player and coach
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.
- 1821The government of general José de San Martín establishes the Peruvian Navy.
- 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.
- 1879War of the Pacific: The Chilean Navy defeats the Peruvian Navy in the Battle of Angamos, Peruvian Admiral Miguel Grau is killed in the encounter.
- 1939World War II: Germany annexes Western Poland.
- 1969The opening rally of the Days of Rage occurs, organized by the Weather Underground in Chicago.
- 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.
- 1973Yom Kippur War: Gabi Amir’s armored brigade attacks Egyptian occupied positions on the Israeli side of the Suez Canal, in hope of driving them away. The attack fails, and over 150 Israeli tanks are destroyed.
- 1978Australia’s Ken Warby sets the current world water speed record of 317.60 mph at Blowering Dam, Australia.
- 1990Israeli–Palestinian conflict: In Jerusalem, Israeli police kill 17 Palestinians and wound over 100 near the Dome of the Rock mosque on the Temple Mount.
- 2001U.S. President George W. Bush announces the establishment of the Office of Homeland Security.
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: Norman Jones, Roddy Maude-Roxby, Neil Finn, Théodore Botrel, Townes Van Zandt, David Berman, Guy Sebastian, Vincent Martella, Lonnie Johnson, Melle Mel.
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)
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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 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: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2024: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 306 days
- Age on next birthday: 42 years old
- Days since birth: 15,034 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,011 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.72 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 509
- Next full moon: December 8 at 04:10:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on June 16, 2013
- Age in dog years: 204 dog years old using a American Pit Bull Terrier 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
- Roman numerals: VIII.X.MCMLXXXI
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: February 13, 1969 – Ahlam, Emirati singer; March 12, 1994 – Tyler Patrick Jones, American actor and producer; October 10, 1979 – Wu Chun, Brunei-Taiwanese actor and singer (Fahrenheit).
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