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August 4, 1978 was a Friday and it was the 216th day of the year 1978. The next time you can reuse your old 1978 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 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 127 days left before your next birthday. You will be 39 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,118 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 478 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 April 11 at 06:09:00 GMT – Tuesday.
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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.
- 1935Carol Arthur
- 1961Lauren Tom
- 1969Michael DeLuise
- 1971Rei Dan
- 1981Marques Houston
- 1985Crystal Bowersox
- 1985Kina Grannis
- 1994Bobby Shmurda
- 1995Bruna Marquezine
- 1997Ekaterina Ryabova
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.
- 1908Kurt Eichhorn, German conductor (d. 1994)
- 1909Glenn Cunningham, American runner and academic (d. 1988)
- 1928Christian Goethals, Belgian race car driver (d. 2003)
- 1934Dallas Green, American baseball player and manager
- 1939Frank Vincent, American actor and producer
- 1950N. Rangaswamy, Indian lawyer and politician, 9th Chief Minister of Puducherry
- 1953Vini Reilly, English guitarist (The Durutti Column and The Invisible Girls)
- 1960José Luis Rodríguez Zapatero, Spanish academic and politician, 5th Prime Minister of Spain
- 1987Phil Younghusband, English–Filipino footballer
- 1991River Viiperi, Spanish model
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 4.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 598Goguryeo-Sui War: Emperor Wéndi of Sui orders his youngest son, Yang Liang (assisted by the co-prime minister Gao Jiong), to conquer Goguryeo (Korea) during the Manchurian rainy season, with a Chinese army and navy.
- 1265Second Barons’ War: Battle of Evesham: The army of Prince Edward (the future king Edward I of England) defeats the forces of rebellious barons led by Simon de Montfort, 6th Earl of Leicester, killing de Montfort and many of his allies.
- 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.
- 1914World War I: Germany invades Belgium. In response, Belgium and the United Kingdom declare war on Germany. The United States declares its neutrality.
- 1947The Supreme Court of Japan is established.
- 1965The Constitution of the Cook Islands comes into force, giving the Cook Islands self-governing status within New Zealand.
- 1977U.S. President Jimmy Carter signs legislation creating the United States Department of Energy.
- 2002Soham murders: Ten-year-old school girls Jessica Chapman and Holly Wells go missing from the town of Soham, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom.
- 2007NASA’s Phoenix spacecraft is launched.
View the complete list of historical events for August 4.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 4 and 1978 reveal that your Life Path number is 1. It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Alice Ghostley, Roddy Maude-Roxby, Katie McGrath, Michael Gregory, Tommy Seebach, Cathy Weseluck, Chad Channing, Ingrid Thulin, Delia Scala, Noel Hogan.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 4 is Leo ♌. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Horse is the mythical animal and Earth is the element of a person born on August 4, 1978.
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 Miss You by The Rolling Stones as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 5, 1978). 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 4, 1976 – Sabrina Sabrok, Argentinian model, singer, and television host; July 4, 1921 – Philip Rose, American actor, playwright, and producer (d. 2011); October 21, 1971 – Jade Jagger, French-English model and jewellery designer.
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