October 16 Birthdays

October 16, Libra

Understand better the astrology meanings of October 16 birthdays together with some details about the associated zodiac sign that is Libra. Amongst the aspects you can learn about there are birthday personality characteristics, positive and negative traits as well as Libra love compatibility and numerology.

October 16 Personality Traits

Positive traits: Natives born on October 16 birthdays are eloquent, motivating and cooperating. They are refined individuals who know how to behave in society and whom are not afraid of contacts with important people. These Libra natives are supportive with those around them, always trying to be helpful.

Negative traits: Libra people born on October 16 are shallow, judgmental and dogmatic. They are vain people who consider themselves better than others and whom also act as if they are someone of greater importance. Another weakness of Libras is that they are stubborn. They are vindictive at times as well.

Likes: Occasions to support others and to indulge with sweets from time to time.

Hates: Not being listened to.

Lesson to learn: How to stop being intolerant to other people

Life challenge: Living up to their own expectations.

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October 16, Libra

Astrological symbol: The Scales is the symbol for Libra and it suggests an individual who is corrected and reserved in attitude. This astrological connection applies to those born between September 23 and October 22, according to the tropical astrology.

Modality: Cardinal describes the modality said to influence Libra horoscope natives. This reflects leadership qualities accompanied by a lot of ambition and in general a domineering behavior.

Element: Air is one of the four astrological elements and lend characteristics to Libra people. Air is characteristic for communicational and travelling easefulness and openness in all matters.

Ruling house: The seventh represents the astrological house for the Libra people born under this astrological sign. This zodiac space symbolizes emotional connections and partnerships.

Ruling planet: Venus. This planet influences desire, romance, beauty and feminism. Libras are not only calm and composed but also very refined and attractive. These features unravel only to the ones who are close to those born under the Libra astrology.

Lucky numbers: The numbers that are thought to bring luck to October 16 birthday natives are 3, 5, 10, 14 and 22.

Lucky day: Wednesday is the luckiest day for Libra natives. Wednesdays are identified with commerce and communications under the government of the Roman god Mercury.

Years of change: The defining years that are said to be influential for those natives born under the October 16 horoscope are 6, 27, 34 and 48.

October 16 Birthday Compatibility and Love

Those born on October 16, under the Libra are, above all, sentimental and intuitive lovers. They crave for a relationship that is deep and full of communication. Unless they obtain such thing, they would rather live in solitude. They are shy at times but quick to react in case they encounter someone with whom they feel such a connection. When in love, they try their best to find out everything about their partners in order to know how to please and protect them.

Most Libra people are attracted to the other two air signs: Gemini (May 21- June 20) and Aquarius (January 20- February 18). With Geminis they seem to share the same sense of cooperation and diplomacy, while Aquarians entice them with their ideas and the way they build their lives. In a relationship, Libra is in a constant search for a curious and creative partner. The most appropriate zodiac sign to offer them this kind of energy is Aquarius. On the other hand, Libra people seem to be least compatible with Aries (March 21- April 19) because of their opposing views on many aspects of life.

Lovers born on the sixteenth day of the month are gentle and reserved lovers that would rather suffer from unrequited love than fight to win the heart of the one they love. Their relationships are likely to grow on friendships as they need time to know the person that stays beside them. These people are compatible with others born on the 1st, 2nd, 28th and 29th.

Lucky color

Blue is the color defined for October 16 and in general for Libra natives.

Blue suggests openness and symmetry. This zodiac color should be used in objects that surround the natives.

People with blue as sign color tend to sometimes use their emotions when faced with important decisions, however they rarely get overwhelmed and let emotions completely take over. This hue, whether it is in a pale or a dark shade suggests and sooths the harmonious and attentive nature of the native in Libra.

Other hues for Libra natives are pink and green.


Opal is the birthstone said to be representative for Libra people born with October 16.

Opal symbolizes purity and honesty. The zodiac birthstone could be used in accessories and jewelry items.

This gemstone is said to be beneficial in eye ailments and for eye sight. It is also said to help the healing in many kinds of diseases by purifying the blood. Its name derives from the Greek "opallos" that means "to change color".

Another precious stone considered beneficial for Libra natives is Jade. It represents practical wits.


The flower for Libra natives born with the October 16 is Rose.

Rose is one of those plants that denote trustworthiness and loyalty. This zodiac flower could be used in gifts and accessories.

Rose symbolizes passion and unconditional love but one of the main symbols is loyalty and purity of thought. This flower is to be found during midspring to fall.

Other plants indicated for Libra are the flowers of all fruit trees.


The lucky metal for those born under the October 16 is represented by Bronze.

Bronze symbolizes hard earned wealth and wisdom. This zodiac metal is advised to be used in pendants and earrings.

Bronze is not only related to monetary wealth but also to arts and warfare. It is thought to influence knowledge and advancement of a whole generation. It is said to influence human civilization and progress.

Another metal considered beneficial for Libra natives is Copper.

Statistics and famous birthdays for October 16

October 16 is the 289th day of the year or the 290th day in leap years, in the Gregorian Calendar.

Celebrity birthdays for October 16

- Pierre van Maldere: Composer in 1729.

- Charles Harford Lloyd: Composer in 1849.

- David Ben-Gurion: Plonsk, Poland - 1st Prime Minister of Israel (1948-53, 55) in 1886.

- Paul Strand: NYC, New York - Photographer (Native Land-1942) in 1890.

- George Martin Lott, Jr.: Tennis champ (1931 US Open runner-up) in 1906.

- William Leonard Reed: Composer in 1910.

- Gary Kemp: London, England - Rock guitarist (Spandau Ballet-True) in 1959.

- Manute Bol: NBA center (Golden State Warriors) in 1962.

- Jermaine Lewis: Wide receiver (Baltimore Ravens) in 1974.

- Abel Talamantez: Texas, United States - Singer (Menudo-Cannonball) in 1978.

Birthday calendar, October 16

- Dentist William T. Morton demonstrated the effectiveness of ether in 1846.

- John Brown leads group of 20 in a raid on Harper's Ferry Va. in 1859.

- Hotel in Boston becomes the First to have indoor plumbing in 1869.

- Jim Conzelman takes over as coach of Rock Island Independents from Frank Coughlin -- only mid-game coaching change in NFL history. in 1921.

- Gordo (by Gus Arriola) First appeared in newspapers in 1941.

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Birthday Numerology for October 16

The day in the October 16 birthday suggests a perfectionist who is good with reasoning and is also very persistent. Number 7 persons are analytical, intelligent, seekers of knowledge, charming personalities and are most respected for their perseverance. They are avid learners and hard working individuals, perfectionists, reserved lovers of solitude and peace, introspective and intuitive they prefer not to show their strong personalities. The letters used with numerology 7 are g, p, y and the vibration is reflection. This number is ruled by the card of the chariot and by the planet Neptune.

People whose birthdays belong to October are caring, opinionated and introspective. Recommended careers for these natives include analyst, doctor, researcher and counselor. October symbols that resonate with these people are the Aquamarine and Opal as gemstones and the Calendula as plant. The numerology for the month of October is 1. One in numerology reveals independence and determination. It means the vitality coming from one spirit combined with remarkable life abilities.

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