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August 8, 1985 was a Thursday and it was the 220th day of the year 1985. The next time you can reuse your old 1985 calendar will be in 2019. 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 204 days left before your next birthday. You will be 32 years old when that day comes. There have been 11,484 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 389 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 February 11 at 00:34:00 GMT – Saturday.
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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.
- 1949Keith Carradine
- 1956David Grant
- 1961Annemieke Verdoorn
- 1963Rica Fukami
- 1973Jessica Calvello
- 1973Senta Moses
- 1980Michael Urie
- 1988Ni Ni
- 1998Shawn Mendes
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.
- 1807Emilie Flygare-Carlén, Swedish author (d. 1892)
- 1874Albert Stanley, 1st Baron Ashfield, English businessman and politician, Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills (d. 1948)
- 1903Dayton Lummis, American actor (d. 1988)
- 1915James Elliott, American runner and coach (d. 1981)
- 1950Ken Kutaragi, Japanese businessman, created PlayStation
- 1963Ron Karkovice, American baseball player and manager
- 1970Trev Alberts, American football player and journalist
- 1973Scott Stapp, American singer-songwriter and producer (Creed)
- 1974Brian Harvey, English singer-songwriter (East 17)
- 1981Roger Federer, Swiss tennis player
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 8.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1588Anglo-Spanish War: Battle of Gravelines: The naval engagement ends, ending the Spanish Armada’s attempt to invade England.
- 1605The city of Oulu, Finland, is founded by Charles IX of Sweden.
- 1709Bartolomeu de Gusmão demonstrates the lifting power of hot air in an audience before the King of Portugal in Lisbon, Portugal
- 1794Joseph Whidbey leads an expedition to search for the Northwest Passage near Juneau, Alaska.
- 1863American Civil War: Following his defeat in the Battle of Gettysburg, General Robert E. Lee sends a letter of resignation to Confederate President Jefferson Davis (which is refused upon receipt).
- 1929The German airship Graf Zeppelin begins a round-the-world flight.
- 1940The “Aufbau Ost” directive is signed by Wilhelm Keitel.
- 1967The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) is founded by Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore and Thailand.
- 1969At a zebra crossing in London, photographer Iain Macmillan takes the photo that becomes the cover of the Beatles album Abbey Road.
- 1988The “8888 Uprising” occurs in Burma.
View the complete list of historical events for August 8.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 8 and 1985 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: Caitlin Upton, Tom Conti, Abe Vigoda, Robert Webb, J. Alexander, Sharmell Sullivan-Huffman, John Holt, Marcelo D2, Jed Madela, Judith Chalmers.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 8 is Leo ♌. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Ox is the mythical animal and Wood is the element of a person born on August 8, 1985.
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 ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Shout by Tears for Fears as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 10, 1985). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: November 6, 1967 – Rebecca Schaeffer, American actress (d. 1989); June 19, 1959 – Mark DeBarge, American singer-songwriter and trumpet player (DeBarge); February 8, 1952 – Daisuke Gōri, Japanese actor (d. 2010).
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