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October 9, 1978 was a Monday and it was the 282nd day of the year 1978. It was the 41st Monday 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 is Saturday. 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 77 days left before your next birthday. You will be 43 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,629 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 5,210 days or 14.26 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 529 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 July 24 at 02:39:00 GMT – Saturday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on June 17, 2010.
If a dog named Cilia - a Bernese Mountain Dog breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 238 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 Cilia will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Cilia 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.
- 1924Hachiro Kasuga
- 1932Robert McBain
- 1940John Lennon
- 1944John Entwistle
- 1944Nona Hendryx
- 1950Reichi Nakaido
- 1954John O'Hurley
- 1964John Ralston
- 1970Jason Butler Harner
- 1973Steve Burns
View the complete list of October 9 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Oct 9.
- 1837Francis Wayland Parker, American theorist and academic (d. 1902)
- 1880Charlie Faust, American baseball player (d. 1915)
- 1918Bebo Valdés, Cuban-Swedish pianist, composer, and bandleader (d. 2013)
- 1941Jean-Jacques Schuhl, French author
- 1959Andy Atkins, English environmentalist
- 1969Christine Hough, Canadian-American figure skater and coach
- 1969PJ Harvey, English singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer
- 1977Brian Roberts, American baseball player
- 1979Brandon Routh, American model and actor
- 1979Chris O'Dowd, Irish actor, producer, and screenwriter
View the complete list of October 9 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1238James I of Aragon conquers Valencia and founds the Kingdom of Valencia.
- 1604Supernova 1604, the most recent supernova to be observed in the Milky Way.
- 1934Regicide at Marseille: The assassination of King Alexander I of Yugoslavia and Louis Barthou, Foreign Minister of France.
- 1936Generators at Boulder Dam (later renamed to Hoover Dam) begin to generate electricity from the Colorado River and transmit it 266 miles to Los Angeles.
- 1940World War II: Battle of Britain: During a night-time air raid by the German Luftwaffe, St. Paul’s Cathedral in the City of London, England is hit by a bomb.
- 1941A coup in Panama declares Ricardo Adolfo de la Guardia Arango the new president.
- 1942The last day of the October Matanikau action on Guadalcanal as United States Marine Corps forces withdraw back across the Matanikau River after destroying most of the Imperial Japanese Army’s 4th Infantry Regiment.
- 1991Ecuador becomes a member of the Berne Convention.
- 1992A 13 kilogram (est.) fragment of the Peekskill meteorite lands in the driveway of the Knapp residence in Peekskill, New York, destroying the family’s 1980 Chevrolet Malibu.
- 1995An Amtrak Sunset Limited train is derailed by saboteurs near Palo Verde, Arizona.
View the complete list of October 9 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 10, 9, and 1978 reveal that your Life Path number is 8. It represents experience, authority and endeavour. You are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Lara Flynn Boyle, Vincent Youmans, Myfanwy Talog, Jessica Cleaves, Marjorie Main, Amanda Crew, Chuckii Booker, Caroline Winberg, Pia Mia, Cameron Ocasio.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on October 9 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 9, 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 ‘Monday’ is pearl.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 9th October 1978 is Cosmos for constancy.
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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 14, 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 Yukon 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 9th 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 9, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 282nd day of 1978
- Day of week: Monday
- Day of week birthstone: Pearl
- Week index: 41st Monday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2023: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 77 days
- Age on next birthday: 43 years old
- Days since birth: 15,629 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,210 days
- Years spent sleeping: 14.26 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 529
- Next full moon: July 24 at 02:39:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on June 17, 2010
- Age in dog years: 238 dog years old using a Bernese Mountain Dog breed
- Life path number and meaning: 8 – It represents experience, authority and endeavour. You are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth.
- 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 14, 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: IX.X.MCMLXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: December 13, 1980 – Tülin Şahin, Turkish-Danish model, actress, and fashion designer; March 7, 1992 – Bel Powley, English actress; March 10, 1966 – Stephen Mailer, American actor.
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