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October 8, 1996 was a Tuesday and it was the 282nd day of the year 1996. The next time you can reuse your old 1996 calendar will be in 2024. 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 162 days left before your next birthday. You will be 21 years old when that day comes. There have been 7,508 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 254 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 May 10 at 21:44:00 GMT – Wednesday.
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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.
- 1897Marcel Herrand
- 1949Maggie Ollerenshaw
- 1960Lorenzo Milá
- 1967Yvonne Reyes
- 1970Anne-Marie Duff
- 1972Kim Myung-min
- 1979Kristanna Loken
- 1981Kalil Wilson
- 1987Yuichi Nakamura
- 1993Molly Quinn
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for October 8.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Oct 8.
- 1715Michel Benoist, French scientist and missionary (d. 1774)
- 1889R. Fraser Armstrong, Canadian engineer (d. 1983)
- 1959Brad Byers, American stunt performer
- 1959Tommy Armour III, American golfer
- 1961Ted Kooshian, American pianist and composer (Ed Palermo Big Band)
- 1963João Baião, Portuguese television host and actor
- 1966Art Barr, American wrestler (d. 1994)
- 1980The Miz, American wrestler and actor
- 1987Hassan Maatouk, Lebanese footballer
- 1997Bella Thorne, American actress, singer, and dancer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for October 8.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1856The Second Opium War between several western powers and China begins with the Arrow Incident on the Pearl River.
- 1871Four major fires break out on the shores of Lake Michigan in Chicago, Peshtigo, Wisconsin, Holland, Michigan, and Manistee, Michigan including the Great Chicago Fire, and the much deadlier Peshtigo Fire.
- 1879War of the Pacific: The Chilean Navy defeats the Peruvian Navy in the Battle of Angamos, Peruvian Admiral Miguel Grau is killed in the encounter.
- 1895Eulmi incident: Queen Min of Joseon, the last empress of Korea, is assassinated and her corpse burnt by Japanese infiltrators inside Gyeongbok Palace.
- 1904Edmonton, Alberta is incorporated as a city.
- 1918World War I: In the Argonne Forest in France, United States Corporal Alvin C. York kills 28 German soldiers and captures 132, for which he is awarded the Medal of Honor.
- 1921KDKA in Pittsburgh’s Forbes Field conducts the first live broadcast of a football game.
- 1962Algeria joins the United Nations.
- 2005Kashmir earthquake: Thousands of people are killed by a magnitude 7.6 earthquake in parts of Pakistan, India and Afghanistan.
- 2015Jurgen Klopp agrees to become the new Liverpool FC manager.
View the complete list of historical events for October 8.
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Your birthday numbers 10, 8 and 1996 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: Dominic Howard, James Cameron, Denisse Guerrero, Barbara Wilshere, Gemma Hayes, Sarah McLeod, Brad Delp, Ron Hynes, Ellen Burstyn, Kris Aquino.
The zodiac sign of a person born on October 8 is Libra ♎. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Rat is the mythical animal and Fire is the element of a person born on October 8, 1996.
Opal is the modern birthstone for the month of October while Jasper is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Libra is chrysolite. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Tuesday’ is ruby.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (October 12, 1996). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: October 24, 1963 – Giselle Laronde, Trinidadian model, Miss World 1986; December 13, 1967 – NeNe Leakes, American actress; October 16, 1952 – Ron Taylor, American actor and singer (d. 2002).
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