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August 26, 1976 was a Thursday and it was the 239th day of the year 1976. The next time you can reuse your old 1976 calendar will be in 2032. 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 180 days left before your next birthday. You will be 41 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,795 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 501 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.
- 1901Jimmy Rushing
- 1941Chris Curtis
- 1944Maureen Tucker
- 1946Alison Steadman
- 1947Emiliano Díez
- 1949Leon Redbone
- 1965Carolina Arregui
- 1966Shirley Manson
- 1974Meredith Eaton
- 1988Danielle Savre
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for August 26.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 26.
- 1941Chris Curtis, English singer and drummer (The Searchers) (d. 2005)
- 1957Rick Hansen, Canadian wheelchair and philanthropist
- 1963Patrice Oppliger, American author, critic, and academic
- 1970Melissa McCarthy, American actress, producer, and screenwriter
- 1977Liam Botham, English rugby player and cricketer
- 1977Saeko Chiba, Japanese voice actress and singer
- 1979Jamal Lewis, American football player
- 1981Petey Williams, Canadian wrestler
- 1987Juan Joseph, American football player and coach (d. 2014)
- 1991Tommy Bastow, English actor and singer (FranKo)
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 26.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1303Alauddin Khilji captures Chittorgarh.
- 1346Hundred Years’ War: The military supremacy of the English longbow over the French combination of crossbow and armoured knights is established at the Battle of Crécy.
- 1466A conspiracy against Piero di Cosimo de' Medici in Florence, led by Luca Pitti, is discovered.
- 1498Michelangelo is commissioned to carve the Pietà.
- 1814Chilean War of Independence: Infighting between the rebel forces of José Miguel Carrera and Bernardo O'Higgins erupts in the Battle of Las Tres Acequias.
- 1821The University of Buenos Aires, Argentina, is officially opened.
- 1883The 1883 eruption of Krakatoa begins its final, paroxysmal, stage.
- 1940Chad becomes the first French colony to join the Allies under the administration of Félix Éboué, France’s first black colonial governor.
- 1966The Namibian War of Independence starts with the battle at Omugulugwombashe.
- 1978Papal conclave: Albino Luciani is elected as Pope John Paul I.
View the complete list of historical events for August 26.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 26 and 1976 reveal that your Life Path number is 3. It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Drea de Matteo, Art Sullivan, Priscilla Presley, John Walsh, Bess Myerson, Bashir Ahmad, Quinn Allman, Nikos Nikolaidis, Constance Talmadge, Hopsin.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 26 is Virgo ♍. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Dragon is the mythical animal and Fire is the element of a person born on August 26, 1976.
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 Don’t Go Breaking My Heart by Elton John and Kiki Dee as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 28, 1976). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: October 20, 1927 – Joyce Brothers, American psychologist, author, and actress (d. 2013); April 15, 1933 – Kōji Yada, Japanese voice actor (d. 2014); December 7, 1939 – Blackie Dammett, American actor and author.
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