Date:December 16, 2023

December 16, 2023

December 12, 2023 birthday facts

Learn must-know facts about Saturday, December 16, 2023 that no one tells you about. ⬇️


Your next birthday is in:

You’ve taken nearly 3,205,440 breaths and experienced over 18,316,800 heartbeats since the day you were born. Your eyes have blinked over 3,892,320 times, quietly showing just how amazing our bodies are. Pretty cool, right?

⏳ You have been alive for: 5 months, and 7 days


📅 You were born on a Saturday


🌒 The moon was in Waxing phase on this day


⌛ Born into → Generation Alpha


🐇 Born in → The Year of the Rabbit


😴 You’ve slept about 33% of your life! ?💤 Assuming you’ve been sleeping 8 hours daily since birth. Here is how much time you’ve spent sleeping so far: 53 days of your life or 0.15 years.


🍿 #1 movie was: The Super Mario Bros. Movie


🎶 #1 song on your birthday: "Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree" by Brenda Lee (source: Billboard Hot 100)


The number 1 DJ in the world was David Guetta followed by Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike and Martin Garrix according to DJ Mag.

♐ December 16 zodiac sign is Sagittarius ?There are 12 zodiac signs, and each sign has its own strengths and weaknesses, its own specific traits, desires and attitude towards life and people. Astrology can give us a glimpse of a person’s basic characteristics, preferences, flaws and fears.


🔢 Your life path number is 8 ?Numerology links numbers to certain traits, much like how astrology connects planets and zodiac signs to characteristics. It’s used to understand personality, predict future happenings, and explore life’s meaning.


🪐 Your ruling planet is Jupiter


🪨 Your birthstone is Tanzanite, Turquoise, Zircon and Topaz ?Each month is represented by a specific birthstone, symbolizing the birth month of an individual. The properties associated with that birthstone are believed to be “inherited” by the person born in that particular month.


🌷 The birth flower for December is Narcissus ?Each month has a flower that symbolizes the month of somebody’s birth. The characteristics that the flower has may be “inherited” by whoever is born in that certain month person.


📅 Your lucky day → Thursday


🦅 Your spirit animal → Owl


Celebrities born on December 16th

1955
Xander Berkeley, American actor

1968
Paul Scherrer, American actor (Children of Corn II, Free Spirit)

1946
Adriaan van Dis, Dutch author (Promised Country)

1967
Miranda Otto, Australian actress

1923
Werner Haentjes, German conductor and composer of operas and film scores

1907
Barbara Kent, Canadian actress (Lonesome, Flesh and the Devil)

1962
Jon Tenney, actor (Brooklyn South)

1937
Joyce Bulifant, American actress (The Mary Tyler Moore Show - "Marie Slaughter")

At the age of 74, Benard Arnault was the richest person in the world in 2023 with $211 billion fortune, followed by Elon Musk with $180 billion, according to Forbes.

📜 Historical events on this date

755
An Lushan revolts against Chancellor Yang Guozhong at Fanyang, initiating the An Shi Rebellion during Chinese Tang Dynasty.

1598
Seven Year War: Battle of Noryang Point - in the final battle of the war Korean navy decisively defeats the Japanese.

1653
Parliamentarian General Oliver Cromwell appointed as Lord Protector of England, Scotland and Ireland.

1773
Boston tea party incident - Sons of Liberty protesters throw tea shipments into Boston harbour in protest against British imposed Tea Act.

1920
8.5 earthquake rocks the Gansu province in China, killing an estimated 200,000.

1944
Nazi Germany launches a counteroffensive against the Allies in the Ardennes region of Belgium, beginning the'Battle of the Bulge'.

1998
Iraq disarmament crisis: Operation Desert Fox - the United States and United Kingdom bomb targets in Iraq.


🎄 Holidays on December 16

National Underdog Day
National Underdog Day is a special day on the third Friday of December where we celebrate and root for the people or teams who aren't expected to win, showing them our support and encouragement.

Underdog Day
Underdog Day is a day when we celebrate and cheer for the unlikely heroes and those who usually don't get the spotlight, showing them some much-deserved appreciation and support.

National Chocolate Covered Anything Day
National Chocolate Covered Anything Day on December 16 is a fun holiday where you can dip practically anything you can think of, from fruits to chips and even ants, in chocolate to discover new tasty or weird combinations.


🏆 Sports in 2023

🏒 NHL
Florida Panthers defeated Vegas Golden Knights (4 - 1) to win the 2023 Stanley Cup.

🏈 NFL
Kansas City Chiefs beat Philadelphia Eagles (38 - 35) to win Super Bowl LVII on February 12, 2023 in Glendale, Arizona.

⚾ MLB
Texas Rangers beat Arizona Diamondbacks (4 - 1) to win the 2023 World Series.

🎾 Tennis
In the 2023 US Open Championships, Novak Djokovic defeated Daniil Medvedev (6-3, 7-6(7-5), 6-3) to win the men's singles title. Coco Gauff beat Aryna Sabalenka (2-6, 6-3, 6-2) to become the Wimbledon women's singles champion.

December 16, 2023 can be written as XII-XVI-MMXXIII. This is the Western date style written using Roman numerals.


🔦 Facts Summary for December 16, 2023
Day Index: 350th day of 2023
Day of week: Saturday
Week Index: 3rd Saturday of 2023
Next same calendar year: 2034
Days until next birthday:
Age on next birthday: 1 years old
Days since birth:
You are: 230,135 minutes old
Days spent sleeping: 53 days
Months spent sleeping: 2 months
Years spent sleeping: 0.15 years
Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
Full moons since birth: 5 🌒
Life path number: 8
Zodiac sign: Sagittarius ♐
Zodiac ruling planet: Jupiter
Birth flower: Narcissus
Birthstone: Tanzanite, Turquoise, Zircon and Topaz
Spirit Animal: Owl
Power Color: Purple
President of United States:
World population 2023: 8,045,311,447 Source: un.org

The 2023 calendar is unique, and the next time it will align with the Georgian calendar will be in 2034. So, mark your calendars!

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