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August 24, 1989 was a Thursday and it was the 236th day of the year 1989. The next time you can reuse your old 1989 calendar will be in 2017. 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 Thursday. Next year it will be Friday and two years from now it will be Saturday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 62 days left before your next birthday. You will be 28 years old when that day comes. There have been 10,165 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 344 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 July 9 at 04:09:00 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.
- 1943Dafydd Iwan
- 1945Ronee Blakley
- 1949Charles Rocket
- 1954Philippe Cataldo
- 1956Dick Lee
- 1960Takashi Miike
- 1971Pierfrancesco Favino
- 1974Jennifer Lien
- 1983George Perris
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for August 24.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 24.
- 1851Tom Kendall, Australian cricketer and journalist (d. 1924)
- 1898Malcolm Cowley, American author, poet, and critic (d. 1989)
- 1918Sikander Bakht, Indian field hockey player and politician, Indian Minister of External Affairs (d. 2004)
- 1936Arthur B. C. Walker, Jr., American physicist and academic (d. 2001)
- 1944Bill Goldsworthy, Canadian-American ice hockey player and coach (d. 1996)
- 1949Pia Degermark, Swedish actress
- 1952Mike Shanahan, American football player and coach
- 1968Andreas Kisser, Brazilian guitarist, songwriter, and producer (Sepultura and Hail!)
- 1983Christopher Parker, English actor and television host
- 1987Daichi Miura, Japanese singer-songwriter, dancer, and choreographer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 24.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 394The Graffito of Esmet-Akhom, the latest known inscription in Egyptian hieroglyphs, was written.
- 1516The Ottoman Empire under Selim I defeats the Mamluk Sultanate and captures present-day Syria at the Battle of Marj Dabiq.
- 1662The Act of Uniformity requires England to accept the Book of Common Prayer.
- 1690Job Charnock of the East India Company establishes a factory in Calcutta, an event formerly considered the founding of the city (in 2003 the Calcutta High Court ruled that the city has no birthday).
- 1814British troops invade Washington, D.C. and during the Burning of Washington the White House, the Capitol and many other buildings are set ablaze.
- 1950Edith Sampson becomes the first black U.S. delegate to the United Nations.
- 1967Led by Abbie Hoffman, the Youth International Party temporarily disrupts trading at the New York Stock Exchange by throwing dollar bills from the viewing gallery, causing trading to cease as brokers scramble to grab them.
- 1981Mark David Chapman is sentenced to 20 years to life in prison for murdering John Lennon.
- 1995Microsoft Windows 95 was released to the public in North America.
- 2014A 6.0 magnitude earthquake strikes Napa, California, in the northern San Francisco Bay area, injuring over 200 people. It was the largest earthquake to strike northern California since 1989.
View the complete list of historical events for August 24.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 24 and 1989 reveal that your Life Path number is 5. It represents progress, adventure and opportunity. You possess the curiosity of a cat and long to experience all of life.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: John Curry, Danica Thrall, Bill Withers, Bob Paris, Bob Peck, Cantinflas, Toshi, Joan Wasser, Danni Ashe, Martha Mattox.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 24 is Virgo ♍. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Snake is the mythical animal and Earth is the element of a person born on August 24, 1989.
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 Virgo is carnelian. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Right Here Waiting by Richard Marx as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 26, 1989). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: August 22, 1986 – Keiko Kitagawa, Japanese model and actress; August 21, 1945 – Patty McCormack, American actress and singer; July 7, 1973 – Kailash Kher, Indian singer-songwriter and director.
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