January 16, 1947: Day of the Week
January 16, 1947 was the 16th day of the year 1947 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 349 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Thursday.
If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is jueves.
A person born on this day will be 76 years old today. If that same person saved a Half dollar every day starting at age 3, then by now that person has accumulated $13,457.50 today.
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Here’s the January 1947 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1947 calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Capricorn is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Garnet is the modern birthstone for this month. Emerald is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
Dog is the mythical animal and Fire is the element for a person born on this day if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac).
Who were born on January 16, 1947?
- 1947Harvey Proctor, British politician
- 1947Laura Schlessinger, American radio talk show host
- 1947Magdalen Nabb, British author (d. 2007)
- 1947Sarah Jane Olson, American political activist
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