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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 191 days left before your next birthday. You will be 75 years old when that day comes. There have been 27,203 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 921 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 February 11 at 00:34:00 GMT – Saturday.
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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.
- 1946Boz Burrell
- 1946Sandi Griffiths
- 1948Avi Arad
- 1951Tim Bachman
- 1957Taylor Negron
- 1970Sibel Can
- 1979Bernadette Flynn
- 1981Ashley Parker Angel
- 1982Ai Tominaga
- 1995Derrick Monasterio
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)
- 1779Francis Scott Key, American lawyer, author, and poet (d. 1843)
- 1921Pat McDonald, Australian actress (d. 1990)
- 1936Yves Saint Laurent, Algerian-French fashion designer, co-founded Yves Saint Laurent (d. 2008)
- 1973Edurne Pasaban, Spanish mountaineer
- 1980Romain Barras, French decathlete
- 1981Vaiko Eplik, Estonian singer-songwriter guitarist, and producer
- 1988Joanna Wang, Taiwanese singer-songwriter
- 1988Sasha Jackson, English-American actress
- 1999Deimantė Kizalaitė, Lithuanian figure skater
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.
- 1469Louis XI of France founds the chivalric order called the Order of Saint Michael in Amboise.
- 1774British scientist Joseph Priestley discovers oxygen gas, corroborating the prior discovery of this element by German-Swedish chemist Carl Wilhelm Scheele.
- 1855The first ascent of Monte Rosa, the second highest summit in the Alps.
- 1980Vigdís Finnbogadóttir is elected President of Iceland and becomes the world’s first democratically elected female head of state.
- 1981MTV begins broadcasting in the United States and airs its first video, “Video Killed the Radio Star” by The Buggles.
- 1984Commercial peat-cutters discover the preserved bog body of a man, called Lindow Man, at Lindow Moss, Cheshire, northwest England
- 1993The Great Mississippi and Missouri Rivers Flood of 1993 comes to a peak.
- 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.
- 2010Convention on Cluster Munitions enters into force.
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: Mary Jane Croft, Joseph M. Schenck, Gloria Yip, Debby Boone, Aaliyah, Michelle Clunie, Kathleen Edwards, Mic Geronimo, Fernando Arrabal, Kathleen Ankers.
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: August 23, 1943 – Pino Presti, Italian bass player, composer, conductor, and producer; April 24, 1953 – Eric Bogosian, American actor, playwright, and author; June 3, 1992 – Monika Linkytė, Lithuanian singer.
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