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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 177 days left before your next birthday. You will be 29 years old when that day comes. There have been 10,415 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 353 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 March 12 at 14:55:00 GMT – Sunday.
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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.
- 1900Olga Baclanova
- 1926Angus Scrimm
- 1926Annie Palmen
- 1927L. Q. Jones
- 1928Norman Brooks
- 1945Ian Gillan
- 1969Nate Dogg
- 1972Elizabeth Wolfgramm
- 1980Darius Campbell
- 1980Houcine Camara
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.
- 1570Salamone Rossi, Italian violinist and composer (d. 1630)
- 1843C. I. Scofield, American minister and theologian (d. 1921)
- 1907Hazari Prasad Dwivedi, Indian historian, author, and scholar (d. 1979)
- 1915Ring Lardner, Jr., American journalist and screenwriter (d. 2000)
- 1924Willard Boyle, Canadian physicist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 2011)
- 1928Walter Massey, Canadian actor (d. 2014)
- 1940Johnny Nash, American singer-songwriter and actor
- 1944Charles Wang, Chinese-American businessman and philanthropist; co-founder, Computer Associates International
- 1953Lynwood Slim, American singer and harmonica player (d. 2014)
- 1994Guadalupe Pérez Rojas, Argentinian tennis player
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.
- 1812War of 1812: American frigate USS Constitution defeats the British frigate HMS Guerriere off the coast of Nova Scotia, Canada earning the nickname “Old Ironsides”.
- 1813Gervasio Antonio de Posadas joins Argentina’s Second Triumvirate.
- 1914The Ottoman–Bulgarian alliance is signed in Sofia.
- 1944World War II: Liberation of Paris: Paris, France rises against German occupation with the help of Allied troops.
- 1965Japanese prime minister Eisaku Satō becomes the first post-World War II sitting prime minister to visit Okinawa Prefecture.
- 1978Cinema Rex fire caused more than 400 deaths.
- 1987Hungerford massacre: In the United Kingdom, Michael Ryan kills sixteen people with a semi-automatic rifle and then commits suicide.
- 1999In Belgrade, Yugoslavia, tens of thousands of Serbians rally to demand the resignation of Federal Republic of Yugoslavia President Slobodan Milošević.
- 2009A series of bombings in Baghdad, Iraq, kills 101 and injures 565 others.
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: Janet Montgomery, Carolyne Barry, Georges Guétary, Ty Burrell, Ken Curtis, Jack Douglass, Kazunari Ninomiya, Max Boyce, Ron Bottitta, Jennette McCurdy.
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: April 14, 1992 – Princess Snell, Filipino actress; January 18, 1974 – Christian Burns, English singer-songwriter (BBMak); June 20, 1967 – Nicole Kidman, Australian-American actress, singer, and producer.
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