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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 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 210 days left before your next birthday. You will be 29 years old when that day comes. There have been 10,382 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 352 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.
- 1921Gene Roddenberry
- 1940Johnny Nash
- 1943Billy J. Kramer
- 1945Ian Gillan
- 1953Lynwood Slim
- 1963Joey Tempest
- 1966Lee Ann Womack
- 1966Lilian Garcia
- 1969Patrick Van Horn
- 1979Dave Douglas
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.
- 1883Coco Chanel, French fashion designer, founded the Chanel Company (d. 1971)
- 1902J. B. L. Reyes, Filipino lawyer and jurist (d. 1994)
- 1910Quentin Bell, English historian and author (d. 1996)
- 1915Alfred Rouleau, Canadian businessman (d. 1985)
- 1928Bernard Levin, English journalist, author, and broadcaster (d. 2004)
- 1947Gerard Schwarz, American conductor and director
- 1953Nanni Moretti, Italian actor, director, and producer
- 1957Gerda Verburg, Dutch union leader and politician, Dutch Minister of Agriculture
- 1966Lee Ann Womack, American singer-songwriter
- 1981Nick Kennedy, English rugby player
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 19.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1861First ascent of Weisshorn, fifth highest summit in the Alps.
- 1895American frontier murderer and outlaw John Wesley Hardin is killed by an off-duty policeman in a saloon in El Paso, Texas.
- 1909The first automobile race at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway.
- 1934The creation of the position Führer is approved by the German electorate with 89.9% of the popular vote.
- 1940First flight of the B-25 Mitchell medium bomber.
- 1942World War II: Operation Jubilee: The 2nd Canadian Infantry Division leads an amphibious assault by allied forces on Dieppe, France and fails, many Canadians are killed or captured. The operation was intended to develop and try new amphibious landing tactics for the coming full invasion in Normandy.
- 1944World War II: Liberation of Paris: Paris, France rises against German occupation with the help of Allied troops.
- 1945August Revolution: Viet Minh led by Ho Chi Minh take power in Hanoi, Vietnam.
- 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.
- 2003A car-bomb attack on United Nations headquarters in Iraq kills the agency’s top envoy Sérgio Vieira de Mello and 21 other employees.
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: Matt Lanter, Tony Dovolani, Evanna Lynch, Lane Davies, Florencia Lozano, Kostas Sommer, Rufus Hound, Julie Hesmondhalgh, Vanessa Branch, Jack Kelly.
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.
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: March 22, 1949 – Fanny Ardant, French actress, director, and screenwriter; June 6, 1963 – Ahmed Johnson, American football player, wrestler, and actor; September 29, 1991 – Shuko, Japanese actress.
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