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August 18, 1962 was a Saturday and it was the 230th day of the year 1962. The next time you can reuse your old 1962 calendar will be in 2018. 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 was Friday. Next year it will be Saturday and two years from now it will be Sunday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 326 days left before your next birthday. You will be 56 years old when that day comes. There have been 20,128 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 681 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 October 5 at 18:41:00 GMT – Thursday.
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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.
- 1952Elayne Boosler
- 1957Carole Bouquet
- 1964Craig Bierko
- 1966Gustavo Charif
- 1972Leo Ku
- 1972Masahiro Nakai
- 1987Siri Tollerød
- 1990Nicole Uysiuseng
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for August 18.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 18.
- 1605Henry Hammond, English churchman and theologian (d. 1660)
- 1909Gérard Filion, Canadian businessman and journalist (d. 2005)
- 1920Shelley Winters, American actress and singer (d. 2006)
- 1925Brian Aldiss, English author and critic
- 1934Gulzar, Indian director, producer, and songwriter
- 1934Ronnie Carroll, Irish singer and politician (d. 2015)
- 1939Harald Heide-Steen Jr., Norwegian actor and singer (d. 2008)
- 1939Johnny Preston, American singer (d. 2011)
- 1961Glenn Plummer, American actor, producer, and screenwriter
- 1987Mika Boorem, American actress and producer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 18.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1304The Battle of Mons-en-Pévèle is fought to a draw between the French army and the Flemish militias.
- 1587Virginia Dare, granddaughter of Governor John White of the Colony of Roanoke, becomes the first English child born in the Americas.
- 1838The Wilkes Expedition, which would explore the Puget Sound and Antarctica, weighs anchor at Hampton Roads.
- 1864American Civil War: Battle of Globe Tavern: Union forces try to cut a vital Confederate supply-line into Petersburg, Virginia, by attacking the Wilmington and Weldon Railroad.
- 1877Asaph Hall discovers Martian moon Phobos.
- 1891Major hurricane strikes Martinique, leaving 700 dead.
- 1917A Great Fire in Thessaloniki, Greece destroys 32% of the city leaving 70,000 individuals homeless.
- 1945Sukarno takes office as the first president of Indonesia, following the country’s declaration of independence the previous day.
- 1963American civil rights movement: James Meredith becomes the first black person to graduate from the University of Mississippi.
- 1965Vietnam War: Operation Starlite begins: United States Marines destroy a Viet Cong stronghold on the Van Tuong peninsula in the first major American ground battle of the war.
View the complete list of historical events for August 18.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 18 and 1962 reveal that your Life Path number is 8. It represents experience, authority and endeavour. You are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Blanche Baker, Arjo Atayde, Brit Marling, Gene Leis, Annevig Schelde Ebbe, Edmond O'Brien, Alexander Woollcott, Joely Collins, Mo Collins, Jacqueline Govaert.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 18 is Leo ♌. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Tiger is the mythical animal and Water is the element of a person born on August 18, 1962.
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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 Breaking Up Is Hard to Do by Neil Sedaka as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 18, 1962). 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 16, 1938 – Nico, German singer-songwriter, model, and actress (d. 1988); October 24, 1936 – Jimmy Dawkins, American singer and guitarist (d. 2013); June 19, 1987 – Rachael Todd, American model, Miss Florida 2009.
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