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August 8, 1980 was a Friday and it was the 221st day of the year 1980. The next time you can reuse your old 1980 calendar will be in 2036. 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 Tuesday. Next year it will be Wednesday and two years from now it will be Thursday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 76 days left before your next birthday. You will be 37 years old when that day comes. There have been 13,438 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 455 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.
- 1911Rosetta LeNoire
- 1921Esther Williams
- 1936Çolpan İlhan
- 1973Senta Moses
- 1975Mick Moss
- 1978Countess Vaughn
- 1980Mike Hindert
- 1981Harel Skaat
- 1988Ni Ni
- 1995Malin Reitan
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for August 8.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 8.
- 1931Roger Penrose, English physicist, mathematician, and philosopher
- 1932Mel Tillis, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Old Dogs)
- 1935Donald P. Bellisario, American director, producer, and screenwriter
- 1939Phil Balsley, American singer-songwriter (The Statler Brothers)
- 1970Ben G. Davis, English chemist and academic
- 1972Andrea de Rossi, Italian rugby player and coach
- 1980Jack Cassel, American baseball player
- 1980Sabine Klaschka, German tennis player
- 1984Martrez Milner, American football player
- 1989Anthony Rizzo, American baseball player
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 8.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1220Sweden is defeated by Estonian tribes in the Battle of Lihula.
- 1576The cornerstone for Tycho Brahe’s Uraniborg observatory is laid on the island of Hven.
- 1709Bartolomeu de Gusmão demonstrates the lifting power of hot air in an audience before the King of Portugal in Lisbon, Portugal
- 1793The insurrection of Lyon occurs during the French Revolution.
- 1885More than 1.5 million people attend the funeral of Ulysses S. Grant in New York City.
- 1963The Zimbabwe African National Union (ZANU), the current ruling party of Zimbabwe, is formed by a split from the Zimbabwe African People’s Union.
- 1967The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) is founded by Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore and Thailand.
- 2000Confederate submarine H.L. Hunley is raised to the surface after 136 years on the ocean floor and 30 years after its discovery by undersea explorer E. Lee Spence.
- 20102010 China floods: A mudslide in Zhugqu County, Gansu, China, kills more than 1,400 people.
- 20158 people are killed in a shooting in Houston, Texas.
View the complete list of historical events for August 8.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 8 and 1980 reveal that your Life Path number is 7. It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Ken Norton, Douglas Kenney, Dileep, Tyger Drew-Honey, Bob McGrath, Dave Prater, John Laws, Just Blaze, Aysun Kayacı, Stephen Pearcy.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 8 is Leo ♌. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Monkey is the mythical animal and Metal is the element of a person born on August 8, 1980.
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 Magic by Olivia Newton-John as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 9, 1980). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: January 5, 1930 – Al Masini, American screenwriter and producer (d. 2010); May 15, 1916 – Vera Gebuhr, Danish actress (d. 2014); July 23, 1987 – Felipe Dylon, Brazilian singer.
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