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August 19, 1988 was a Friday and it was the 232nd day of the year 1988. The next time you can reuse your old 1988 calendar will be in 2044. 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 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 330 days left before your next birthday. You will be 30 years old when that day comes. There have been 10,627 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 360 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.
- 1926Angus Scrimm
- 1945Sandro de América
- 1946Dawn Steel
- 1951Gustavo Santaolalla
- 1970Fat Joe
- 1972Elizabeth Wolfgramm
- 1974Tim Kasher
- 1985J. Evan Bonifant
- 1988Hoodie Allen
- 1989Romeo Miller
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for August 19.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 19.
- 1646John Flamsteed, English astronomer and academic (d. 1719)
- 1871Orville Wright, American engineer and pilot, co-founded the Wright Company (d. 1948)
- 1915Alfred Rouleau, Canadian businessman (d. 1985)
- 1930Frank McCourt, American author and educator (d. 2009)
- 1943Billy J. Kramer, English singer
- 1947Gerard Schwarz, American conductor and director
- 1953Lynwood Slim, American singer and harmonica player (d. 2014)
- 1968Mark McGuinn, American singer-songwriter
- 1977Takahiro Yamada, Japanese singer-songwriter and bass player (Asian Kung-Fu Generation)
- 1986Sotiris Balafas, Greek footballer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 19.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1561Mary, Queen of Scots, who was 18 years old, returns to Scotland after spending 13 years in France.
- 1934The creation of the position Führer is approved by the German electorate with 89.9% of the popular vote.
- 1953Cold War: The CIA and MI6 help to overthrow the government of Mohammad Mosaddegh in Iran and reinstate the Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi.
- 1960Sputnik program: Korabl-Sputnik 2: The Soviet Union launches the satellite with the dogs Belka and Strelka, 40 mice, two rats and a variety of plants.
- 1989Radio Caroline, the offshore pirate station in the North Sea, is raided by British and Dutch governments.
- 1991Crown Heights riot: Black groups target Hasidic Jews on the streets of Crown Heights in New York City for three days, after two black children were hit by a car driven by a Hasidic man.
- 1991Dissolution of the Soviet Union, August Coup: Soviet President Mikhail Gorbachev is placed under house arrest while on holiday in the town of Foros, Ukraine.
- 2003A suicide attack on a bus in Jerusalem, Israel, planned by Hamas, kills 23 Israelis, seven of them children, in the Shmuel HaNavi bus bombing.
- 2009A series of bombings in Baghdad, Iraq, kills 101 and injures 565 others.
- 2010Operation Iraqi Freedom ends, with the last of the United States brigade combat teams crossing the border to Kuwait.
View the complete list of historical events for August 19.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 19 and 1988 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: Minayo Watanabe, Ramon Novarro, Dick Clark, Giles Martin, Anna Lee, Kurt Thomas, Laurie Faso, Matthew West, Helmuth Lohner, Gérard Darmon.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 19 is Leo ♌. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Dragon is the mythical animal and Earth is the element of a person born on August 19, 1988.
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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 ‘Friday’ is emerald.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Roll With It by Steve Winwood as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 20, 1988). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: January 15, 1984 – Victor Rasuk, American actor; May 3, 1954 – Peter Duncan, English actor and television host; September 19, 1933 – David McCallum, Scottish actor and singer.
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