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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 124 days left before your next birthday. You will be 75 years old when that day comes. There have been 27,270 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 923 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 April 11 at 06:09:00 GMT – Tuesday.
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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.
- 1922Arthur Hill
- 1933Teri Shields
- 1939Terry Kiser
- 1944Andrew G. Vajna
- 1962Cesar Montano
- 1963Demián Bichir
- 1978Dhani Harrison
- 1986Jörn Schlönvoigt
- 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.
- 1659Sebastiano Ricci, Italian painter (d. 1734)
- 1843Robert Todd Lincoln, American lawyer and politician, 35th United States Secretary of War (d. 1926)
- 1877George Hackenschmidt, Estonian-English wrestler and strongman (d. 1968)
- 1930Geoffrey Holder, Trinidadian-American actor, singer, dancer, and choreographer (d. 2014)
- 1930Lionel Bart, English composer (d. 1999)
- 1948David Gemmell, English journalist and author (d. 2006)
- 1985Stuart Holden, Scottish-American soccer player
- 1986Elijah Kelley, American actor, singer, and dancer
- 1986Lucas Simón, Argentinian footballer
- 1986Mike Wallace, American football player
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 1.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1291The Old Swiss Confederacy is formed with the signature of the Federal Charter.
- 1469Louis XI of France founds the chivalric order called the Order of Saint Michael in Amboise.
- 1498Christopher Columbus becomes the first European to visit what is now Venezuela.
- 1774British scientist Joseph Priestley discovers oxygen gas, corroborating the prior discovery of this element by German-Swedish chemist Carl Wilhelm Scheele.
- 1834Slavery is abolished in the British Empire as the Slavery Abolition Act 1833 comes into force.
- 1876Colorado is admitted as the 38th U.S. state.
- 1907The start of the first Scout camp on Brownsea Island, the origin of the worldwide Scouting movement.
- 1911Harriet Quimby takes her pilot’s test and becomes the first U.S. woman to earn an Aero Club of America aviator’s certificate.
- 1960Dahomey (later renamed Benin) declares independence from France.
- 2001Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore has a Ten Commandments monument installed in the judiciary building, leading to a lawsuit to have it removed and his own removal from office.
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: Lisa Fonssagrives, Klaus Nomi, Hiroki Yasumoto, Scott Elrod, Donald Lautrec, Donald Sinden, Park Gyu-ri, Michael Johnson, Paula Abdul, Larry J. Blake.
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: June 3, 1946 – Tristan Rogers, Australian-American actor; October 5, 1948 – Carter Cornelius, American singer (Cornelius Brothers & Sister Rose) (d. 1991); September 10, 1972 – James Duval, American actor and producer.
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