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August 12, 1961 was a Saturday and it was the 224th day of the year 1961. The next time you can reuse your old 1961 calendar will be in 2017. 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 Saturday. Next year it will be Sunday and two years from now it will be Monday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 206 days left before your next birthday. You will be 56 years old when that day comes. There have been 20,248 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 686 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.
- 1910Jane Wyatt
- 1935John Cazale
- 1941L. M. Kit Carson
- 1969Tanita Tikaram
- 1971Yvette Nicole Brown
- 1980Dominique Swain
- 1980Rojda Demirer
- 1983Kana Asumi
- 1988Leah Pipes
- 1993Ewa Farna
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for August 12.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 12.
- 1720Konrad Ekhof, German actor (d. 1778)
- 1831Helena Blavatsky, Russian theosophist and scholar (d. 1891)
- 1880Radclyffe Hall, English poet, author, and activist (d. 1943)
- 1934Robin Nicholson, English metallurgist and academic
- 1971Pete Sampras, American tennis player
- 1972Demir Demirkan, Turkish singer-songwriter and producer
- 1972Gyanendra Pandey, Indian cricketer
- 1981Djibril Cissé, French footballer
- 1986Elise Avellan, Venezuelan actress
- 1990Marvin Zeegelaar, Dutch footballer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 12.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1121Battle of Didgori: The Georgian army under King David IV wins a decisive victory over the famous Seljuk commander Ilghazi.
- 1323Signature of the Treaty of Nöteborg between Sweden and Novgorod (Russia), that regulates the border between the two countries for the first time.
- 1499First engagement of the Battle of Zonchio between Venetian and Ottoman fleets.
- 1765Treaty of Allahabad is signed. The Treaty marks the political and constitutional involvement and the beginning of Company rule in India.
- 1793The Rhône and Loire départments are created when the former département of Rhône-et-Loire is split into two.
- 1806Santiago de Liniers, 1st Count of Buenos Aires re-takes the city of Buenos Aires, Argentina after the first British invasion.
- 1914World War I: The United Kingdom declares war on Austria-Hungary; the countries of the British Empire follow suit.
- 1952The Night of the Murdered Poets: Thirteen prominent Jewish intellectuals are murdered in Moscow, Russia, Soviet Union.
- 1977The first free flight of the Space Shuttle Enterprise.
- 1982Mexico announces that it is unable to pay its enormous external debt, marking the beginning of a debt crisis that spreads to all of Latin America and the Third World.
View the complete list of historical events for August 12.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 12 and 1961 reveal that your Life Path number is 1. It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Nasha Aziz, Renato Russo, Jacques Godin, Sonny Terry, Great Antonio, Katia Ricciarelli, Little Joe Cook, Brett Cullen, Nellie McKay, William Friedkin.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 12 is Leo ♌. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Ox is the mythical animal and Metal is the element of a person born on August 12, 1961.
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.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Tossin’ and Turnin’ by Bobby Lewis as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 14, 1961). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: June 16, 1982 – Matt Costa, American singer-songwriter and guitarist; July 4, 1989 – Yoon Doo-joon, South Korean singer, dancer, and actor (Beast); April 8, 1949 – John Madden, English director and producer.
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