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August 7, 1988 was a Sunday and it was the 220th day of the year 1988. The next time you can reuse your old 1988 calendar will be in 2044. 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 Monday. Next year it will be Tuesday and two years from now it will be Wednesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 45 days left before your next birthday. You will be 29 years old when that day comes. There have been 10,547 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 357 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 July 9 at 04:09:00 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.
- 1916Kermit Love
- 1927Carl Switzer
- 1942Tobin Bell
- 1947Sofia Rotaru
- 1958Bruce Dickinson
- 1968Big Mello
- 1975Koray Candemir
- 1978Vanness Wu
- 1980Aurélie Claudel
- 1983Christian Chávez
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for August 7.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 7.
- 317Constantius II, Roman emperor (d. 361)
- 1574Robert Dudley, English explorer and cartographer (d. 1649)
- 1742Nathanael Greene, American general (d. 1786)
- 1884Nikolai Triik, Estonian painter and illustrator (d. 1940)
- 1930Veljo Tormis, Estonian composer and educator
- 1933Elinor Ostrom, American economist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 2012)
- 1955Diane Downs, American murderer
- 1967Jason Grimsley, American baseball player
- 1968Big Mello, American rapper (Screwed Up Click) (d. 2002)
- 1987Ryan Lavarnway, American baseball player
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 7.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 626The Avar and Slav armies leave the siege of Constantinople.
- 936Coronation of King Otto I of Germany.
- 1679The brigantine Le Griffon, commissioned by René-Robert Cavelier, Sieur de La Salle, is towed to the south-eastern end of the Niagara River, to become the first ship to sail the upper Great Lakes of North America.
- 1714The Battle of Gangut: The first important victory of the Russian Navy.
- 1940World War II: Alsace-Lorraine is annexed by the Third Reich.
- 1942World War II: The Battle of Guadalcanal begins as the United States Marines initiate the first American offensive of the war with landings on Guadalcanal and Tulagi in the Solomon Islands.
- 1946The government of the Soviet Union presented a note to its Turkish counterparts which refuted the latter’s sovereignty over the Turkish Straits, thus beginning the Turkish Straits crisis.
- 1964Vietnam War: The U.S. Congress passes the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution giving U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson broad war powers to deal with North Vietnamese attacks on American forces.
- 1966Race riots occur in Lansing, Michigan.
- 1987Lynne Cox becomes first person to swim from the United States to the Soviet Union, crossing from Little Diomede Island in Alaska to Big Diomede in the Soviet Union
View the complete list of historical events for August 7.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 7 and 1988 reveal that your Life Path number is 5. It represents progress, adventure and opportunity. You possess the curiosity of a cat and long to experience all of life.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Hal Needham, Roland Emmerich, Andrew Wilson, Alex Ligertwood, Emmaline Henry, Darren Dalton, Ayami Nakajō, Clarence Felder, Metta World Peace, Laurie Anderson.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 7 is Leo ♌. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Dragon is the mythical animal and Earth is the element of a person born on August 7, 1988.
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 Roll With It by Steve Winwood as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 13, 1988). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: April 3, 1911 – Nanette Bordeaux, Canadian-American actress (d. 1956); October 13, 1964 – Masaya Onosaka, Japanese voice actor and singer; August 16, 1952 – Gianna Rolandi, American soprano and actress.
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