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August 4, 1940 was a Sunday and it was the 217th day of the year 1940. The next time you can reuse your old 1940 calendar will be in 2024. 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 Friday. Next year it will be Saturday and two years from now it will be Sunday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 158 days left before your next birthday. You will be 77 years old when that day comes. There have been 27,966 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 947 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.
- 1943Georgina Hale
- 1962Roger Clemens
- 1965Dennis Lehane
- 1965Terri Lyne Carrington
- 1970Ron Lester
- 1972Stefan Brogren
- 1978Mick Cain
- 1987Jang Keun-suk
- 1994Mayuko Fukuda
- 2001Seishiro Kato
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for August 4.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 4.
- 1884Béla Balázs, Hungarian poet and critic (d. 1949)
- 1888Taher Saifuddin, Indian religious leader, 51st Da'i al-Mutlaq (d. 1965)
- 1932Frances E. Allen, American computer scientist and academic
- 1938Ellen Schrecker, American historian and academic
- 1947Klaus Schulze, German keyboard player and songwriter (Tangerine Dream, Ash Ra Tempel, and The Cosmic Jokers)
- 1961Lauren Tom, American actress and singer
- 1966Kensuke Sasaki, Japanese wrestler and mixed martial artist
- 1978Sandeep Naik, Indian politician
- 1978Shaunard Harts, American football player
- 1983Cody Burger, American actor
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 4.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1783Mount Asama erupts in Japan, killing about 1,400 people. The eruption causes a famine, which results in an additional 20,000 deaths.
- 1789In France members of the National Constituent Assembly take an oath to end feudalism and abandon their privileges.
- 1821The Saturday Evening Post is published for the first time as a weekly newspaper.
- 1892The father and stepmother of Lizzie Borden are found murdered in their Fall River, Massachusetts home.
- 1924Diplomatic relations between Mexico and the Soviet Union are established.
- 1936Prime Minister of Greece Ioannis Metaxas suspends parliament and the Constitution and establishes the 4th of August Regime.
- 1946An earthquake of magnitude 8.0 hits northern Dominican Republic. One hundred are killed and 20,000 are left homeless.
- 1964Gulf of Tonkin incident: U.S. destroyers USS Maddox and USS Turner Joy report coming under attack in the Gulf of Tonkin.
- 1969Vietnam War: At the apartment of French intermediary Jean Sainteny in Paris, American representative Henry Kissinger and North Vietnamese representative Xuân Thuỷ begin secret peace negotiations. The negotiations will eventually fail.
- 1991The Greek cruise ship MTS Oceanos sinks off the Wild Coast of South Africa.
View the complete list of historical events for August 4.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 4 and 1940 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: Terry Becker, Sterling Knight, Edison Chen, Bibi Besch, Kim Ji-soo, Tom Keifer, Dylan McDermott, Jon Peter Lewis, Ben Shepherd, Creagen Dow.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 4 is Leo ♌. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Dragon is the mythical animal and Metal is the element of a person born on August 4, 1940.
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 ‘Sunday’ is topaz.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: March 23, 1985 – Geoff Eigenmann, Filipino actor; February 9, 1989 – Gia Farrell, American singer-songwriter; January 27, 1969 – Cornelius, Japanese singer, guitarist, and producer (Flipper's Guitar and Plastic Ono Band).
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