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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 Friday. Next year it will be Saturday and two years from now it will be Monday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 195 days left before your next birthday. You will be 45 years old when that day comes. There have been 16,241 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 5,414 days or 14.82 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 550 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 October 9 at 20:56:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on December 15, 2009.
If a dog named Leviathan - a Flat-Coated Retriever breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 218 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 Leviathan will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Leviathan will age 4.5 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.
- 1944Joey D. Vieira
- 1946Tim Thomerson
- 1947Steve Howe
- 1975Funda Arar
- 1978Ana de la Reguera
- 1983Allu Arjun
- 1989Gabriella Wilde
- 1989Hitomi Takahashi
- 1991Minami Takahashi
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.
- 1605Philip IV of Spain (d. 1665)
- 1886Margaret Ayer Barnes, American author and playwright (d. 1967)
- 1888Dennis Chávez, American journalist and politician (d. 1964)
- 1905Erwin Keller, German field hockey player (d. 1971)
- 1923George Fisher, American cartoonist (d. 2003)
- 1956Justin Sullivan, English singer-songwriter and guitarist (New Model Army)
- 1958Detlef Bruckhoff, German footballer
- 1966Robin Wright, American actress, director, producer
- 1986Osvaldo Martínez, Paraguayan footballer
- 1987Royston Drenthe, Dutch footballer
View the complete list of April 8 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 217Roman Emperor Caracalla is assassinated. He is succeeded by his Praetorian Guard prefect, Marcus Opellius Macrinus.
- 1271In Syria, sultan Baibars conquers the Krak des Chevaliers.
- 1866Italy and Prussia ally against the Austrian Empire.
- 1916In Corona, California, race car driver Bob Burman crashes, killing three (including himself), and badly injuring five spectators.
- 1918World War I: Actors Douglas Fairbanks and Charlie Chaplin sell war bonds on the streets of New York City’s financial district.
- 1929Indian independence movement: At the Delhi Central Assembly, Bhagat Singh and Batukeshwar Dutt throw handouts and bombs to court arrest.
- 1943U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt, in an attempt to check inflation, freezes wages and prices, prohibits workers from changing jobs unless the war effort would be aided thereby, and bars rate increases by common carriers and public utilities.
- 1954South African Airways Flight 201 A de Havilland DH.106 Comet 1 crashes into the sea during night killing 21 people.
- 1975Frank Robinson manages the Cleveland Indians in his first game as major league baseball’s first African American manager.
- 1992Retired tennis great Arthur Ashe announces that he has AIDS, acquired from blood transfusions during one of his two heart surgeries.
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: Nancy Juvonen, Thomas Teige, Hansika Motwani, Clare Buckfield, Jeanne Cherhal, Karen Gillan, Rei Kikukawa, Sara Dallin, Jerry Vale, Anne Kirkbride.
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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In a room of 23 people there’s a 50% chance of two individuals having the same birthday (month and day only and not a leap year). The chance increases to 99.9% if there are 70 people in the room. You need at least 253 people in the room if you want someone to have the same birthday as you with 50% probability. This is called the birthday paradox or birthday problem. Try it out on your classroom, office, or sports team and confirm how many people share the same birthday.
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: Friday
- Day of week next year: Saturday
- Day of week in 2024: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 195 days
- Age on next birthday: 45 years old
- Days since birth: 16,241 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,414 days
- Years spent sleeping: 14.82 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 550
- Next full moon: October 9 at 20:56:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on December 15, 2009
- Age in dog years: 218 dog years old using a Flat-Coated Retriever 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: October 7, 1964 – Yavuz Bingöl, Turkish singer and actor; December 6, 1980 – Kei Yasuda, Japanese singer, musician, and actress (Morning Musume and Dream Morning Musume); August 9, 1978 – Daniela Denby-Ashe, English actress.
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