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August 1, 1942 was a Saturday and it was the 213rd day of the year 1942. The next time you can reuse your old 1942 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 is Tuesday. Next year it will be Wednesday and two years from now it will be Thursday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 160 days left before your next birthday. You will be 75 years old when that day comes. There have been 27,234 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 922 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 March 12 at 14:55:00 GMT – Sunday.
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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.
- 1923Val Bettin
- 1926Theo Adam
- 1933Dom DeLuise
- 1933Teri Shields
- 1951Tommy Bolin
- 1958Michael Penn
- 1973Kris Holden-Ried
- 1988Joanna Wang
- 1996Cymphonique Miller
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for August 1.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 1.
- 1630Thomas Clifford, 1st Baron Clifford of Chudleigh, English politician, Lord High Treasurer (d. 1673)
- 1770William Clark, American soldier, explorer, and politician, 4th Governor of Missouri Territory (d. 1838)
- 1856George Coulthard, Australian footballer and cricketer (d. 1883)
- 1877George Hackenschmidt, Estonian-English wrestler and strongman (d. 1968)
- 1891Karl Kobelt, Swiss lawyer and politician, 52nd President of the Swiss Confederation (d. 1968)
- 1936Yves Saint Laurent, Algerian-French fashion designer, co-founded Yves Saint Laurent (d. 2008)
- 1940Ram Loevy, Israeli director and screenwriter
- 1960Professor Griff, American rapper (Public Enemy and Confrontation Camp)
- 1981Pia Haraldsen, Norwegian journalist and author
- 1987Sébastien Pocognoli, Belgian footballer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 1.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 527Justinian I becomes the sole ruler of the Byzantine Empire.
- 1798French Revolutionary Wars: Battle of the Nile (Battle of Aboukir Bay): Battle begins when a British fleet engages the French Revolutionary Navy fleet in an unusual night action.
- 1801First Barbary War: The American schooner USS Enterprise captures the Tripolitan polacca Tripoli in a single-ship action off the coast of modern-day Libya.
- 1834Slavery is abolished in the British Empire as the Slavery Abolition Act 1833 comes into force.
- 1855The first ascent of Monte Rosa, the second highest summit in the Alps.
- 1907The start of the first Scout camp on Brownsea Island, the origin of the worldwide Scouting movement.
- 1957The United States and Canada form the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD).
- 1960Islamabad is declared the federal capital of the Government of Pakistan.
- 2007The I-35W Mississippi River bridge spanning the Mississippi River in Minneapolis, Minnesota, collapses during the evening rush hour.
- 2008Eleven mountaineers from international expeditions died on K2, the second-highest mountain on Earth in the worst single accident in the history of K2 mountaineering.
View the complete list of historical events for August 1.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 1 and 1942 reveal that your Life Path number is 7. It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Jimmy Wayne, Jerry Garcia, Allan Melvin, Mariangela Melato, Shane Barbi, Hart Bochner, Rianti Cartwright, Donnie Van Zant, Tootsie Guevara, Kenny Burrell.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 1 is Leo ♌. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Horse is the mythical animal and Water is the element of a person born on August 1, 1942.
Peridot is the modern birthstone for the month of August while Diamond is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Leo is onyx. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Saturday’ is turquoise.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: December 5, 1962 – Samart Payakaroon, Thai boxer, actor, and singer; March 29, 1984 – Philippa Hanna, English singer-songwriter; November 11, 1968 – David L. Cook, American singer-songwriter and comedian.
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