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August 1, 1948 was a Sunday and it was the 214th day of the year 1948. It was the 31st Sunday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1948 calendar will be in 2032. 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 50 days left before your next birthday. You will be 73 years old when that day comes. There have been 26,613 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 8,871 days or 24.29 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 901 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 June 24 at 18:42:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 9, 1980.
If a dog named Ethan - a Japanese Chin breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 308 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 Ethan will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Ethan 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.
- 1928Jack Shea
- 1931Ramblin' Jack Elliott
- 1944Andrew G. Vajna
- 1956Lewis Smith
- 1958Michael Penn
- 1960Suzi Gardner
- 1979Bernadette Flynn
- 1979Honeysuckle Weeks
- 1981Sally Pressman
- 1988Max Carver
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.
- 1907Eric Shipton, Sri Lankan-English mountaineer and explorer (d. 1977)
- 1941Étienne Roda-Gil, French songwriter and screenwriter (d. 2004)
- 1946Fiona Stanley, Australian epidemiologist and academic
- 1946Richard O. Covey, American colonel, pilot, and astronaut
- 1971Ágúst Gylfason, Icelandic footballer
- 1972Martin Damm, Czech-American tennis player
- 1976Don Hertzfeldt, American animator, producer, screenwriter, and voice actor
- 1981Christofer Heimeroth, German footballer
- 1987Karen Carney, English footballer
- 1996Katie Boulter, English tennis player
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.
- 69Batavian rebellion: The Batavians in Germania Inferior (Netherlands) revolt under the leadership of Gaius Julius Civilis.
- 607Ono no Imoko is dispatched as envoy to the Sui court in China (Traditional Japanese date: July 3, 607).
- 902Taormina, the last Byzantine stronghold in Sicily, is captured by the Aghlabids army, concluding the Muslim conquest of Sicily.
- 1620The Speedwell leaves Delfshaven to bring pilgrims to America by way of England.
- 1759Seven Years’ War: The Battle of Minden, an allied Anglo-German army victory over the French. In Britain this was one of a number of events that constituted the Annus Mirabilis of 1759 and is celebrated as Minden Day by certain British Army regiments.
- 1831A new London Bridge opens.
- 1840Laborer slaves in most of the British Empire are emancipated.
- 1957The United States and Canada form the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD).
- 2001Alabama Supreme Court Chief Justice Roy Moore has a Ten Commandments monument installed in the judiciary building, leading to a lawsuit to have it removed and his own removal from office.
- 2014Convention on preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence enters into force.
View the complete list of August 1 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 1, and 1948 reveal that your Life Path number is 4. It represents growth, building and foundation. You are practical, down to earth with strong ideas about right and wrong.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Luke O'Loughlin, François Valéry, Gino Bechi, Will Champlin, Charles Hutchison, Andy LaRocque, Peter Doyle, Rob Mounsey, Jane Child, Mickey Gilley.
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), Rat is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on August 1, 1948.
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 ‘Sunday’ is topaz.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 1st August 1948 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on November 11, 1971. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +173. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on December 18, 1962. Your score is -149. 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.
I do not know how you feel about this, but you were a male ♂ in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Ukraine approximately on 1700. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, astronomer.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Timid, constrained, quiet person. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: It always seemed to you, that your perceptions of the world are somewhat different. Your lesson – to trust your intuition as your best guide in present life.
Can you remember who you were?
In the United States, the most popular baby name is Linda. This name was given to 96,209 baby girls. For the boys it’s James. This name was recorded 88,588 times in the year 1948. 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, 1948. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 214th day of 1948
- Day of week: Sunday
- Day of week birthstone: Topaz
- Week index: 31st Sunday of 1948
- Next same calendar year: 2032
- Day of week this year: Sunday
- Day of week next year: Monday
- Day of week in 2023: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 50 days
- Age on next birthday: 73 years old
- Days since birth: 26,613 days
- Days spent sleeping: 8,871 days
- Years spent sleeping: 24.29 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 901
- Next full moon: June 24 at 18:42:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 9, 1980
- Age in dog years: 308 dog years old using a Japanese Chin breed
- Life path number and meaning: 4 – It represents growth, building and foundation. You are practical, down to earth with strong ideas about right and wrong.
- 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: Rat
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: November 11, 1971 (+173)
- Worst compatible birthday: December 18, 1962 (-149)
- Popular girl’s name: Linda – 96,209 babies
- Popular boy’s name: James – 88,588 babies
- Roman numerals: I.VIII.MCMXLVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: June 10, 1992 – Kate Upton, American model and actress; December 16, 1942 – Eugene Robert Glazer, American actor; March 21, 1980 – Lee Jin, South Korean singer and actress (Fin.K.L).
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