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August 2, 1972 was a Wednesday and it was the 215th day of the year 1972. The next time you can reuse your old 1972 calendar will be in 2028. 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 Wednesday. Next year it will be Thursday and two years from now it will be Friday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 163 days left before your next birthday. You will be 45 years old when that day comes. There have been 16,273 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 551 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.
- 1911Ann Dvorak
- 1915Gary Merrill
- 1935Hank Cochran
- 1939Wes Craven
- 1961Cold 187um
- 1964Mary-Louise Parker
- 1970Kevin Smith
- 1980Nadia Bjorlin
- 1980Uğur Rıfat Karlova
- 1992Hallie Eisenberg
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for August 2.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 2.
- 1703Lorenzo Ricci, Italian religious leader, 18th Superior General of the Society of Jesus (d. 1775)
- 1820John Tyndall, Irish-English physicist and mountaineer (d. 1893)
- 1882Albert Bloch, American painter and academic (d. 1961)
- 1899Charles Bennett, English director and screenwriter (d. 1995)
- 1923Shimon Peres, Polish-Israeli lawyer and politician, 9th President of Israel
- 1928Malcolm Hilton, English cricketer (d. 1990)
- 1951Andrew Gold, American singer-songwriter and producer (Wax) (d. 2011)
- 1959Apollonia Kotero, American singer and actress (Apollonia 6)
- 1959Johnny Kemp, Bahamian singer-songwriter and producer (d. 2015)
- 1964Mary-Louise Parker, American actress
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 2.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 461Majorian is arrested near Tortona (Northern Italy) and deposed by the Suebian general Ricimer as puppet emperor.
- 1798French Revolutionary Wars: The Battle of the Nile concludes in a British victory.
- 1830Charles X of France abdicates the throne in favor of his grandson Henri.
- 1869Japan’s samurai, farmer, artisan, merchant class system (Shinōkōshō) is abolished as part of the Meiji Restoration reforms. (Traditional Japanese date: June 25, 1869).
- 1897Anglo-Afghan War: The Siege of Malakand ends when a relief column is able to reach the British garrison in the Malakand states adjacent to India’s North West Frontier Province.
- 1903Fall of the Ottoman Empire: An unsuccessful uprising led by the Internal Macedonian Revolutionary Organization against Ottoman Turkey, also known as the Ilinden–Preobrazhenie Uprising, takes place.
- 1916World War I: Austrian sabotage causes the sinking of the Italian battleship Leonardo da Vinci in Taranto.
- 1918The first general strike in Canadian history takes place in Vancouver.
- 1943World War II: The Motor Torpedo Boat PT-109 is rammed by the Japanese destroyer Amagiri and sinks. Lt. John F. Kennedy, future U.S. President, saves all but two of his crew.
- 1985Delta Air Lines Flight 191, a Lockheed L-1011 TriStar, crashes at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport killing 137.
View the complete list of historical events for August 2.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 2 and 1972 reveal that your Life Path number is 11. It is a master number that represents intuition, idealism and invention. You have the potential to be a source of inspiration and illumination for people.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Fumi Hirano, Norman Brooks, Hiroyuki Sanada, Martin Stosch, Dorothy Mackaill, Zach Roerig, Emeli Sandé, Steve McFadden, Maurice LaMarche, Big L.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 2 is Leo ♌. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Rat is the mythical animal and Water is the element of a person born on August 2, 1972.
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 ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Alone Again (Naturally) by Gilbert O’Sullivan as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 5, 1972). 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 11, 1953 – Jimmy Iovine, American record producer and businessman, co-founded Interscope Records and Beats Electronics; April 12, 1979 – Jennifer Morrison, American actress and producer; September 24, 1938 – Steve Douglas, American saxophonist, flute player, and producer (The Wrecking Crew) (d. 1993).
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