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August 1, 1947 was a Friday and it was the 213th day of the year 1947. It was the 31st Friday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1947 calendar will be in 2025. 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 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 318 days left before your next birthday. You will be 75 years old when that day comes. There have been 27,076 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 9,025 days or 24.71 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 917 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 20 at 23:56:00 GMT – Monday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 9, 1979.
If a dog named Vianney - a Curly-Coated Retriever breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 353 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 Vianney will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Vianney 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.
- 1932Meena Kumari
- 1953Robert Cray
- 1973Eduardo Noriega
- 1973Tempestt Bledsoe
- 1981Miracle Laurie
- 1988Joanna Wang
- 1996Cymphonique Miller
- 1998Khamani Griffin
View the complete list of August 1 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 1.
- 1871John Lester, American cricketer and soccer player (d. 1969)
- 1900Otto Nothling, Australian cricketer and rugby player (d. 1965)
- 1931Trevor Goddard, South African cricketer
- 1936Yves Saint Laurent, Algerian-French fashion designer, co-founded Yves Saint Laurent (d. 2008)
- 1946Fiona Stanley, Australian epidemiologist and academic
- 1963Dean Wareham, New Zealand singer-songwriter and guitarist (Galaxie 500, Luna, and Dean & Britta)
- 1968Stacey Augmon, American basketball player and coach
- 1976Nwankwo Kanu, Nigerian footballer
- 1980Krisztina Fazekas Zur, Hungarian-American canoe racer
- 1990Jean Hugues Gregoire, Mauritian swimmer
View the complete list of August 1 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1203Isaac II Angelos, restored Eastern Roman Emperor, declares his son Alexios IV Angelos co-emperor after pressure from the forces of the Fourth Crusade.
- 1620The Speedwell leaves Delfshaven to bring pilgrims to America by way of England.
- 1715The Riot Act comes into force in England.
- 1774British scientist Joseph Priestley discovers oxygen gas, corroborating the prior discovery of this element by German-Swedish chemist Carl Wilhelm Scheele.
- 1831A new London Bridge opens.
- 1894The First Sino-Japanese War erupts between Japan and China over Korea.
- 1927The Nanchang Uprising marks the first significant battle in the Chinese Civil War between the Kuomintang and Chinese Communist Party. This day is commemorated as the anniversary of the founding of the People’s Liberation Army.
- 1960Islamabad is declared the federal capital of the Government of Pakistan.
- 1974Cyprus dispute: The United Nations Security Council authorizes the UNFICYP to create the “Green Line”, dividing Cyprus into two zones.
- 2008Eleven mountaineers from international expeditions died on K2, the second-highest mountain on Earth in the worst single accident in the history of K2 mountaineering.
View the complete list of August 1 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 1, and 1947 reveal that your Life Path number is 3. It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Aaron Hill, Suzy Kolber, Neil Bonnett, Anna Trincher, Joey Travolta, Kathy Najimy, Carole Bouquet, Maxine Sullivan, Monique Leyrac, Mohamed Mounir.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on August 1 is Leo ♌ (The Lion) – a fixed sign with Fire as Western element. The ruling planet is Sun – the center of our universe. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Eastern zodiac), Pig is the mythical animal and Fire is the Eastern element of a person born on August 1, 1947.
Peridot is the modern birthstone for the month of August while Diamond is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Leo is onyx. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Friday’ is emerald.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 1st August 1947 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on November 12, 1971. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +170. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on January 28, 1960. Your score is -192. 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?
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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 North Europe approximately on 1200. Your profession was trainer, holder of the fine animals, birds, insects.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere — politics, business, religion, housekeeping. Could be a leader.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.
Can you remember who you were?
In the United States, the most popular baby name is Linda. This name was given to 99,686 baby girls. For the boys it’s James. This name was recorded 94,756 times in the year 1947. Any chance you are Linda or James? (Source: ssa.gov)
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Your birthday in Roman numerals using DD.MM.YYYY notation is:
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about August 1, 1947. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 213th day of 1947
- Day of week: Friday
- Day of week birthstone: Emerald
- Week index: 31st Friday of 1947
- Next same calendar year: 2025
- Day of week this year: Sunday
- Day of week next year: Monday
- Day of week in 2023: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 318 days
- Age on next birthday: 75 years old
- Days since birth: 27,076 days
- Days spent sleeping: 9,025 days
- Years spent sleeping: 24.71 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 917
- Next full moon: September 20 at 23:56:00 GMT – Monday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 9, 1979
- Age in dog years: 353 dog years old using a Curly-Coated Retriever breed
- Life path number and meaning: 3 – It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
- Western zodiac sign: Leo ♌ (The Lion)
- Western zodiac element: Fire
- Western zodiac sign quality: Fixed
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Sun – the center of our universe
- Western zodiac gemstone: Onyx
- Eastern zodiac animal: Pig
- Eastern zodiac element: Fire
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: November 12, 1971 (+170)
- Worst compatible birthday: January 28, 1960 (-192)
- Popular girl’s name: Linda – 99,686 babies
- Popular boy’s name: James – 94,756 babies
- Roman numerals: I.VIII.MCMXLVII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: July 19, 1990 – Steven Anthony Lawrence, American actor; November 7, 1964 – Dana Plato, American actress (d. 1999); April 20, 1951 – Luther Vandross, American singer-songwriter and producer (Change) (d. 2005).
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