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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 70 days left before your next birthday. You will be 39 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,175 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 480 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 June 9 at 13:11:00 GMT – Friday.
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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
- 1911Constance Heaven
- 1911Lucille Ball
- 1917Robert Mitchum
- 1918Norman Granz
- 1970M. Night Shyamalan
- 1973Vera Farmiga
- 1982Jordis Unga
- 1982Romola Garai
- 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.
- 1609Richard Bennett, English-American politician, Colonial Governor of Virginia (d. 1675)
- 1904Jean Dessès, Greek-Egyptian fashion designer (d. 1970)
- 1920Selma Diamond, Canadian-American actress and screenwriter (d. 1985)
- 1929Roch La Salle, Canadian politician, 42nd Canadian Minister of Public Works (d. 2007)
- 1942Byard Lancaster, American saxophonist and flute player (d. 2012)
- 1946Judy Craig, American singer (The Chiffons)
- 1951Daryl Somers, Australian singer, television host, and producer
- 1955Rusty Magee, American actor and composer (d. 2003)
- 1984Sofia Essaïdi, Moroccan singer, dancer, and actress
- 1985Bafétimbi Gomis, French footballer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 6.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1806Francis II, the last Holy Roman Emperor, abdicates, ending the Holy Roman Empire.
- 1819Norwich University is founded in Vermont as the first private military school in the United States.
- 1901Kiowa land in Oklahoma is opened for white settlement, effectively dissolving the contiguous reservation.
- 1912The Bull Moose Party meets at the Chicago Coliseum.
- 1915World War I: Battle of Sari Bair: The Allies mount a diversionary attack timed to coincide with a major Allied landing of reinforcements at Suvla Bay.
- 1940Estonia was illegally annexed by the Soviet Union.
- 1944The Warsaw Uprising occurs on August 1. It is brutally suppressed and all able-bodied men in Kraków are detained afterwards to prevent a similar uprising, the Kraków Uprising, that was planned but never carried out.
- 1964Prometheus, a bristlecone pine and the world’s oldest tree, is cut down.
- 1988The Tompkins Square Park Riot in New York City spurs a reform of the NYPD, held responsible for the event.
- 2015A suicide bomb attack kills at least 15 people at a mosque in the south-western Saudi city of Abha.
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: James Young, Bruno Barreto, Carlos Santana, Stephanie Adams, Mark Kozelek, Leonor Watling, Kevin Spacey, Licia Albanese, Ville Laihiala, 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.
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 27, 1988 – Jessie J, English singer-songwriter and producer; December 9, 1941 – Kayoko Shiraishi, Japanese actress; June 7, 1952 – Liam Neeson, Irish-American actor.
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