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April 8, 1978 was a Saturday and it was the 98th day of the year 1978. It was the 14th Saturday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1978 calendar will be in 2023. 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 was Saturday. 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 193 days left before your next birthday. You will be 46 years old when that day comes. There have been 16,609 days from the day you were born up to today. If you’ve been sleeping 8 hours daily since birth, then you have slept a total of 5,536 days or 15.16 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 562 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 September 29 at 09:58:00 GMT – Friday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on December 15, 2009.
If a dog named Pompey - a Greater Swiss Mountain Dog breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 253 dog years old today. A dog’s first human year is equal to 15 dog years. Dogs age differently depending on breed and size. When you reach the age of 6 Pompey will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Pompey will age 5-6 dog years for every human year.
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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.
- 1926Shecky Greene
- 1942Douglas Trumbull
- 1949Brenda Russell
- 1949John Madden
- 1951Joan Sebastian
- 1956Jim Piddock
- 1956Justin Sullivan
- 1966Iveta Bartošová
- 1966Robin Wright
- 1988Stephanie Cayo
View the complete list of April 8 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Apr 8.
- 1874Stanisław Taczak, Polish general (d. 1960)
- 1901Carmen Boni, Italian actress (d. 1963)
- 1906Raoul Jobin, Canadian tenor and educator (d. 1974)
- 1920Carmen McRae, American singer-songwriter, pianist, and actress (d. 1994)
- 1942Roger Chapman, English singer-songwriter and guitarist (Family and Streetwalkers)
- 1943Chris Orr, English painter and illustrator
- 1944Hywel Bennett, Welsh actor
- 1974Chino XL, American rapper and actor
- 1978Evans Rutto, Kenyan runner
- 1983Tatyana Petrova Arkhipova, Russian runner
View the complete list of April 8 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 876The Battle of Dayr al-'Aqul saves Baghdad from the Saffarids.
- 1093The new Winchester Cathedral is dedicated by Walkelin.
- 1149Pope Eugene III takes refuge in the castle of Ptolemy II of Tusculum.
- 1895In Pollock v. Farmers’ Loan & Trust Co. the Supreme Court of the United States declares unapportioned income tax to be unconstitutional.
- 1924Sharia courts are abolished in Turkey, as part of Atatürk’s Reforms.
- 1942World War II: The Japanese take Bataan in the Philippines.
- 1953Mau Mau leader Jomo Kenyatta is convicted by Kenya’s British rulers.
- 1974At Atlanta–Fulton County Stadium, Hank Aaron hits his 715th career home run to surpass Babe Ruth’s 39-year-old record.
- 1993The Republic of Macedonia joins the United Nations.
- 2004War in Darfur: The Humanitarian Ceasefire Agreement is signed by the Sudanese government and two rebel groups.
View the complete list of April 8 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 4, 8, and 1978 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: Helen Slater, Betty Amann, Xavier Beauvois, John DiMaggio, Preston, Hugh Dillon, Maila Nurmi, Bernard Lavilliers, David Clayton Rogers, Jakob Dylan.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on April 8 is Aries ♈ (The Ram) – a cardinal sign with Fire as Western element. The ruling planet is Mars – the planet of war and ambition. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Eastern zodiac), Horse is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on April 8, 1978.
Diamond is the modern birthstone for the month of April while Opal is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Aries is bloodstone. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Saturday’ is turquoise.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 8th April 1978 is Sweet Pea for love.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on August 21, 1987. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +155. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on January 13, 1994. Your score is -177. You’ll be like a cat and a dog on a love-hate relationship. Arf-arf, I want to bite you. Meow-meow, stay away from me!
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Q: What do you call a person who shares the same birthday?
A: Birthday twins – easy!
Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 4,304,105,753. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Night Fever by Bee Gees as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (April 8, 1978). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
I do not know how you feel about this, but you were a female ♀ in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of New Guinea approximately on 1275. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, cathedrals.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 122,638,528 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1978. The estimated number of babies born on 8th April 1978 is 335,996. That’s equivalent to 233 babies every minute. Try to imagine if all of them are crying at the same time.
In the United States, the most popular baby name is Jennifer. This name was given to 56,323 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,158 times in the year 1978. Any chance you are Jennifer or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
What’s your bizarre Florida Man story? The #FloridaManChallenge is breaking the Internet and social media. Some crazy men, women, or creatures from the Sunshine State are making headlines every day of the year including your birthday. Try this fun exercise. Pick your search engine of choice and type in “florida man April 8” and see what kind of wild news headline you will get. This viral craze started in 2013 and gets resurrected now and then. The latest was from Tumblr and found its way to Twitter. As they say, the rest is history.
Your birthday in Roman numerals using DD.MM.YYYY notation is:
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about April 8, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 98th day of 1978
- Day of week: Saturday
- Day of week birthstone: Turquoise
- Week index: 14th Saturday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Monday
- Day of week in 2025: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 193 days
- Age on next birthday: 46 years old
- Days since birth: 16,609 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,536 days
- Years spent sleeping: 15.16 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 562
- Next full moon: September 29 at 09:58:00 GMT – Friday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on December 15, 2009
- Age in dog years: 253 dog years old using a Greater Swiss Mountain Dog breed
- Life path number and meaning: 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.
- Western zodiac sign: Aries ♈ (The Ram)
- Western zodiac element: Fire
- Western zodiac sign quality: Cardinal
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Mars – the planet of war and ambition
- Western zodiac gemstone: Bloodstone
- Eastern zodiac animal: Horse
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Diamond
- Mystical birthstone: Opal (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Sweet Pea for love
- Best compatible birthday: August 21, 1987 (+155)
- Worst compatible birthday: January 13, 1994 (-177)
- 1978 world population: 4,304,105,753
- Number one song: Night Fever by Bee Gees (April 8, 1978)
- Babies born in 1978: 122,638,528
- Babies born in 1978 every day: 335,996
- Babies born in 1978 every minute: 233
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 56,323 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,158 babies
- Roman numerals: VIII.IV.MCMLXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: March 24, 1947 – Meiko Kaji, Japanese actress and singer; May 28, 1961 – Julie T. Wallace, English actress; August 12, 1967 – Andy Hui, Hong Kong singer-songwriter and actor (Big Four).
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