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August 6, 1978 was a Sunday and it was the 218th 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 was Sunday. Next year it will be Monday and two years from now it will be Tuesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 314 days left before your next birthday. You will be 40 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,296 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 484 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 October 5 at 18:41:00 GMT – Thursday.
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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.
- 1880Hans Moser
- 1908Will Lee
- 1950Dorian Harewood
- 1952Ton Scherpenzeel
- 1964Gary Valenciano
- 1970M. Night Shyamalan
- 1980Monique Ganderton
- 1982Karl Davies
- 1988Chelsee Healey
- 2001Ty Simpkins
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for August 6.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 6.
- 1644Louise de La Vallière, French mistress of Louis XIV of France (d. 1710)
- 1908Helen Jacobs, American tennis player and commander (d. 1997)
- 1926Elisabeth Beresford, French-English journalist and author (d. 2010)
- 1926Moritz, Landgrave of Hesse (d. 2013)
- 1928Andy Warhol, American painter and photographer (d. 1987)
- 1940Egil Kapstad, Norwegian pianist and composer
- 1955John Reid, Irish jockey
- 1957Bob Horner, American baseball player
- 1960Dale Ellis, American basketball player
- 1979Jonathan Glanfield, English sailor
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 6.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1825Bolivia gains independence from Spain.
- 1862American Civil War: The Confederate ironclad CSS Arkansas is scuttled on the Mississippi River after suffering catastrophic engine failure near Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
- 1870Franco-Prussian War: The Battle of Wörth results in a decisive Prussian victory.
- 1914World War I: Serbia declares war on Germany; Austria declares war on Russia.
- 1930Judge Joseph Force Crater steps into a taxi in New York and disappears never to be seen again.
- 1976Zulfikar Ali Bhutto lays the foundation stone of Port Qasim, Karachi.
- 1988The Tompkins Square Park Riot in New York City spurs a reform of the NYPD, held responsible for the event.
- 2001Erwadi fire incident, 28 mentally ill persons tied to chain were burnt to death at a faith based institution at Erwadi, Tamil Nadu.
- 2008A military junta led by Mohamed Ould Abdel Aziz stages a coup d'état in Mauritania, overthrowing president Sidi Ould Cheikh Abdallahi.
- 2011War in Afghanistan: A United States military helicopter is shot down, killing 30 American special forces members and a working dog, 7 Afghan soldiers, and 1 Afghan civilian. It was the deadliest single event for the United States in the War in Afghanistan.
View the complete list of historical events for August 6.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 6 and 1978 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: Alyssa Diaz, Terry Knight, Mary Wickes, Henry Priestman, Rainer Bock, Angie Hart, Art Sullivan, Kengo Ohkuchi, Maya Dunietz, Álex González.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 6 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 6, 1978.
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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.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Three Times a Lady by Commodores as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 12, 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: May 22, 1923 – Denise Pelletier, Canadian actress (d. 1976); July 7, 1971 – Christian Camargo, American actor, producer, and screenwriter; June 23, 1976 – Mizchif, Zimbabwean-South African rapper (d. 2014).
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