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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 Thursday. Next year it will be Friday and two years from now it will be Saturday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 352 days left before your next birthday. You will be 44 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,719 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 5,240 days or 14.35 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 532 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 April 27 at 03:34:00 GMT – Tuesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on December 15, 2009.
If a dog named Matteo - a Maltese breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 192 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 Matteo will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Matteo will age 4 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.
- 1942Roger Chapman
- 1946Stuart Pankin
- 1960John Schneider
- 1968Tracy Grammer
- 1974Chino XL
- 1978Ana de la Reguera
- 1980Mariko Seyama
- 1989Hitomi 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.
- 1867Allen Butler Talcott, American painter and educator (d. 1908)
- 1883R. P. Keigwin, English cricketer and academic (d. 1972)
- 1906Raoul Jobin, Canadian tenor and educator (d. 1974)
- 1917Lloyd Bott, Australian public servant (d. 2004)
- 1926Jürgen Moltmann, German theologian and academic
- 1949John Scott, English sociologist and academic
- 1949K. C. Kamalasabayson, Sri Lankan lawyer and politician, 39th Attorney General of Sri Lanka (d. 2007)
- 1956Jim Piddock, English actor, producer, and screenwriter
- 1968Patricia Girard, French runner and hurdler
- 1980Katee Sackhoff, American actress
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.
- 1665English colonial patents are granted for the establishment of the Monmouth Tract, for what would eventually become Monmouth County in northeastern New Jersey.
- 1730Shearith Israel, the first synagogue in New York City, is dedicated.
- 1740War of Jenkins’ Ear: Three British ships capture the Spanish third-rate Princesa, taken into service as HMS Princess.
- 1866Italy and Prussia ally against the Austrian Empire.
- 1904British mystic Aleister Crowley transcribes the first chapter of The Book of the Law.
- 1952U.S. President Harry Truman calls for the seizure of all domestic steel mills to prevent a nationwide strike.
- 1970Bahr El-Baqar primary school bombing: Israeli bombers strike an Egyptian school. Forty-six children are killed.
- 1993The Republic of Macedonia joins the United Nations.
- 2005Over four million people attend the funeral of Pope John Paul II.
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: Jeff B. Davis, Dorsey Burnette, Earl Hindman, David Morales, Nanette Bordeaux, Phyllis Kirk, Taylor Dayne, Elizabeth Daily, Burak Kut, Matt Cedeño.
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: Thursday
- Day of week next year: Friday
- Day of week in 2023: Saturday
- Days until next birthday: 352 days
- Age on next birthday: 44 years old
- Days since birth: 15,719 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,240 days
- Years spent sleeping: 14.35 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 532
- Next full moon: April 27 at 03:34:00 GMT – Tuesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on December 15, 2009
- Age in dog years: 192 dog years old using a Maltese 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: January 20, 1970 – Skeet Ulrich, American actor; August 28, 1921 – Fernando Fernán Gómez, Spanish actor, director, and playwright (d. 2007); February 9, 1960 – David Bateson, South African-Danish actor.
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