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August 14, 1968 was a Wednesday and it was the 227th day of the year 1968. The next time you can reuse your old 1968 calendar will be in 2024. 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 Monday. Next year it will be Tuesday and two years from now it will be Wednesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 113 days left before your next birthday. You will be 49 years old when that day comes. There have been 17,784 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 602 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 May 10 at 21:44:00 GMT – Wednesday.
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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.
- 1936Trevor Bannister
- 1945Steve Martin
- 1945Wim Wenders
- 1951Carl Lumbly
- 1952Alex van Warmerdam
- 1956Jackée Harry
- 1965Brannon Braga
- 1973Daisuke Ishiwatari
- 1979Yōichirō Morikawa
- 1983Mila Kunis
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for August 14.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 14.
- 1575Robert Hayman, English-Canadian poet and politician (d. 1629)
- 1777Hans Christian Ørsted, Danish physicist and chemist (d. 1851)
- 1913Hector Crawford, Australian director and producer (d. 1991)
- 1941David Crosby, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (The Byrds, Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, and CPR)
- 1946Tom Walkinshaw, Scottish race car driver and businessman (d. 2010)
- 1961Susan Olsen, American actress, singer, and radio host
- 1963David Aaron Baker, American actor
- 1968Medy van der Laan, Dutch politician
- 1983Juan Oviedo, Dominican baseball player
- 1986Terin Humphrey, American gymnast
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 14.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1183Taira no Munemori and the Taira clan take the young Emperor Antoku and the three sacred treasures and flee to western Japan to escape pursuit by the Minamoto clan (traditional Japanese date: Twenty-fifth Day of the Seventh Month of the Second Year of Juei).
- 1720The Spanish military Villasur expedition is wiped out by Pawnee and Otoe warriors near present-day Columbus, Nebraska.
- 1885Japan’s first patent is issued to the inventor of a rust-proof paint.
- 1888An audio recording of English composer Arthur Sullivan’s “The Lost Chord”, one of the first recordings of music ever made, is played during a press conference introducing Thomas Edison’s phonograph in London, England.
- 1916Romania declares war on Austria-Hungary, joining the Entente in World War I.
- 1980Lech Wałęsa leads strikes at the Gdańsk, Poland shipyards.
- 2003A widescale power blackout affects the northeast United States and Canada.
- 2006Chencholai bombing: Sixty-one Sri Lankan Tamils are killed in a Sri Lankan Air force bombing.
- 2007The Kahtaniya bombings kills at least 796 people.
- 2015The US Embassy in Havana, Cuba re-opens after 54 years of being closed when Cuba–United States relations were broken off.
View the complete list of historical events for August 14.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 14 and 1968 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: Billy Daniels, Daniel Gélin, Aqeel Ahmed, Jeanne Cooper, Bobby Nunn, Donna Pescow, Hikari Mitsushima, Gil Scott-Heron, Marco Hietala, Craig Wasson.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 14 is Leo ♌. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Monkey is the mythical animal and Earth is the element of a person born on August 14, 1968.
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 ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was People Got to Be Free by The Rascals as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 17, 1968). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: October 10, 1956 – Mark Gordon, American director and producer; June 21, 1992 – Max Schneider, American singer-songwriter and actor; April 2, 1947 – Emmylou Harris, American singer-songwriter and guitarist.
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