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December 8, 1979 was a Saturday and it was the 342nd day of the year 1979. The next time you can reuse your old 1979 calendar will be in 2018. 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 Friday. Next year it will be Saturday and two years from now it will be Sunday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 326 days left before your next birthday. You will be 38 years old when that day comes. There have been 13,554 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 459 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.
- 1886Albert Üksip
- 1929Paddy O'Byrne
- 1933Flip Wilson
- 1946John Rubinstein
- 1947Bruce Kimmel
- 1953Sam Kinison
- 1955Kasim Sulton
- 1958Jan Eggum
- 1970Emi Wakui
- 1979Ingrid Michaelson
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for December 8.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Dec 8.
- 1894James Thurber, American author and illustrator (d. 1961)
- 1930Maximilian Schell, Austrian-Swiss actor, director, producer, and screenwriter (d. 2014)
- 1945John Banville, Irish author and journalist
- 1949Robert Sternberg, American psychologist and academic
- 1950Dan Hartman, American singer-songwriter and producer (Edgar Winter Group) (d. 1994)
- 1953Kim Basinger, American actress, singer, and producer
- 1954Harold Hongju Koh, American lawyer, academic, and politician
- 1966Sinéad O'Connor, Irish singer-songwriter
- 1978Ian Somerhalder, American actor
- 1978John Oster, English-Welsh footballer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for December 8.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 395Later Yan is defeated by its former vassal Northern Wei at the Battle of Canhe Slope.
- 1432The first battle between the forces of Švitrigaila and Sigismund Kęstutaitis is fought near the town of Oszmiana (Ashmyany), launching the most active phase of the Lithuanian Civil War.
- 1854In his Apostolic constitution Ineffabilis Deus, Pope Pius IX proclaims the dogmatic definition of Immaculate Conception, which holds that the Virgin Mary was conceived free of original sin.
- 1927The Brookings Institution, one of the United States’ oldest think tanks, is founded through the merger of three organizations that had been created by philanthropist Robert S. Brookings.
- 1941World War II: U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt declares December 7 to be “a date which will live in infamy”, after which the U.S. declares war on Japan.
- 1949The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East is established to provide aid to Palestinian refugees who left their homes during the 1948 Palestinian exodus.
- 1962Workers at four New York City newspapers (this later increases to nine) go on strike for 114 days.
- 1972United Airlines Flight 553, a Boeing 737, crashes after aborting its landing attempt at Chicago Midway International Airport, killing 45. The crash is the first-ever loss of a Boeing 737.
- 1987The Alianza Lima air disaster occurs.
- 1991The leaders of Russia, Belarus and Ukraine sign an agreement dissolving the Soviet Union and establishing the Commonwealth of Independent States.
View the complete list of historical events for December 8.
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Your birthday numbers 12, 8 and 1979 reveal that your Life Path number is 1. It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Lon Chaney, Jr., Maxine Brown, Sam Brown, Denver Pyle, Steven Wilson, Shelley Morrison, Jon Prescott, Louise Setara, Chronis Aidonidis, Inna Modja.
The zodiac sign of a person born on December 8 is Sagittarius ♐. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Sheep is the mythical animal and Earth is the element of a person born on December 8, 1979.
Turquoise is the modern birthstone for the month of December while Onyx is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Sagittarius is topaz. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Saturday’ is turquoise.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Babe by Styx as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (December 8, 1979). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: December 18, 1941 – Sam Andrew, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Big Brother and the Holding Company); November 27, 1976 – Jaleel White, American actor and screenwriter; August 5, 1914 – Parley Baer, American actor (d. 2002).
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