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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 is 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 129 days left before your next birthday. You will be 39 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,116 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.
- 1910Charles Crichton
- 1937Barbara Windsor
- 1940Louise Sorel
- 1952Vinnie Vincent
- 1955Rusty Magee
- 1972Geri Halliwell
- 1973Iain Morris
- 1978Reuben Rox
- 1980Monique Ganderton
- 1984Sofia Essaïdi
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.
- 1928Herb Moford, American baseball player (d. 2005)
- 1930Abbey Lincoln, American singer-songwriter and actress (d. 2010)
- 1934Piers Anthony, English-American soldier and author
- 1946Judy Craig, American singer (The Chiffons)
- 1962Michelle Yeoh, Malaysian-Hong Kong actress and producer
- 1965David Robinson, American basketball player and lieutenant
- 1965Juliane Köhler, German actress
- 1965Yuki Kajiura, Japanese pianist and composer (See-Saw)
- 1973Monica Goodling, American lawyer
- 1985Viktoria Baškite, Estonian chess player
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 6.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1284The Republic of Pisa is defeated in the Battle of Meloria by the Republic of Genoa, thus losing its naval dominance in the Mediterranean.
- 1861The United Kingdom annexes Lagos, Nigeria.
- 1870Franco-Prussian War: The Battle of Spicheren is fought, resulting in a Prussian victory.
- 1890At Auburn Prison in New York, murderer William Kemmler becomes the first person to be executed by electric chair.
- 1914World War I: Serbia declares war on Germany; Austria declares war on Russia.
- 1945World War II: Hiroshima, Japan is devastated when the atomic bomb “Little Boy” is dropped by the United States B-29 Enola Gay. Around 70,000 people are killed instantly, and some tens of thousands die in subsequent years from burns and radiation poisoning.
- 1960Cuban Revolution: Cuba nationalizes American and foreign-owned property in the nation.
- 1988The Tompkins Square Park Riot in New York City spurs a reform of the NYPD, held responsible for the event.
- 1996NASA announces that the ALH 84001 meteorite, thought to originate from Mars, contains evidence of primitive life-forms.
- 2010Flash floods across a large part of Jammu and Kashmir, India, damages 71 towns and kills at least 255 people.
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: David Pack, Joan Cusack, Stephen Elliott, Jon Reep, Sam Mendes, Khaliah Adams, Moritz Bleibtreu, Götz Otto, Frencheska Farr, Nicole Parker.
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.
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: March 3, 1945 – George Miller, Australian director, producer, and screenwriter; December 9, 1942 – Dick Butkus, American football player, sportscaster, and actor; November 27, 1922 – Hall Bartlett, American director, producer, and screenwriter (d. 1993).
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