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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 is 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 116 days left before your next birthday. You will be 55 years old when that day comes. There have been 19,973 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 676 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.
- 1918Cisco Houston
- 1920Shelley Winters
- 1945Barbara Harris
- 1964Jim Florentine
- 1965Kōji Kikkawa
- 1968Lee Seung-yeon
- 1975Kaitlin Olson
- 1986Andreas Weise
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.
- 1803Nathan Clifford, American lawyer, jurist, and politician, 19th United States Attorney General (d. 1881)
- 1887John Anthony Sydney Ritson, English rugby player, mines inspector, engineer and professor of mining (d. 1957)
- 1893Ernest MacMillan, Canadian conductor and composer (d. 1973)
- 1902Adamson-Eric, Estonian painter (d. 1968)
- 1920Shelley Winters, American actress and singer (d. 2006)
- 1933Just Fontaine, Moroccan-French footballer and manager
- 1935Gail Fisher, American actress (d. 2000)
- 1956Rainer Woelki, German cardinal
- 1971Jacob Vargas, Mexican-American actor and producer
- 1972Masahiro Nakai, Japanese singer and actor (SMAP)
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.
- 1590John White, the governor of the Roanoke Colony, returns from a supply trip to England and finds his settlement deserted.
- 1612The trial of the Pendle witches, one of England’s most famous witch trials, begins at Lancaster Assizes.
- 1848Camila O'Gorman and Ladislao Gutierrez are executed on the orders of Argentine dictator Juan Manuel de Rosas.
- 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.
- 1938The Thousand Islands Bridge, connecting New York, United States with Ontario, Canada over the Saint Lawrence River, is dedicated by U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt.
- 1940World War II: The Hardest Day air battle, part of the Battle of Britain. At that point, the largest aerial engagement in history with heavy losses sustained on both sides.
- 1958Vladimir Nabokov’s controversial novel Lolita is published in the United States.
- 1963American civil rights movement: James Meredith becomes the first black person to graduate from the University of Mississippi.
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: Shanti Lowry, Avicii, Manuel Benitez, Hank Marvin, Eric Scott, Nicole Berger, Mae Clarke, Felix Chong, Kaire Vilgats, Saki Shimizu.
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.
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: April 24, 1980 – Danny Gokey, American singer-songwriter; August 21, 1984 – Barun Sobti, Indian actor; July 11, 1975 – Riona Hazuki, Japanese actress.
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