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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 was Thursday. Next year it will be Saturday and two years from now it will be Sunday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 343 days left before your next birthday. You will be 72 years old when that day comes. There have been 25,955 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 8,652 days or 23.69 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 879 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 14 at 04:34:00 GMT – Saturday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 9, 1980.
If a dog named Oprah - a American Foxhound breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 339 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 Oprah will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Oprah 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.
- 1831Antonio Cotogni
- 1921Pat McDonald
- 1924Marcia Mae Jones
- 1953Robert Cray
- 1964Kaspar Capparoni
- 1973Tempestt Bledsoe
- 1975Ane Dahl Torp
- 1984Valery Ortiz
- 1986Jörn Schlönvoigt
- 1996Ellona Santiago
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.
- 1313Emperor Kōgon of Japan (d. 1364)
- 1903Paul Horgan, American historian, author, and academic (d. 1995)
- 1939Stephen Sykes, English bishop and theologian (d. 2014)
- 1946Sandi Griffiths, American singer
- 1948David Gemmell, English journalist and author (d. 2006)
- 1954James Gleick, American journalist and author
- 1958Rob Buck, American guitarist and songwriter (10,000 Maniacs) (d. 2000)
- 1971Charles Malik Whitfield, American actor and producer
- 1978Dhani Harrison, English singer-songwriter and guitarist (Thenewno2, Traveling Wilburys, and Fistful of Mercy)
- 1988Joanna Wang, Taiwanese singer-songwriter
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.
- 30 BCOctavian (later known as Augustus) enters Alexandria, Egypt, bringing it under the control of the Roman Republic.
- 902Taormina, the last Byzantine stronghold in Sicily, is captured by the Aghlabids army, concluding the Muslim conquest of Sicily.
- 1801First Barbary War: The American schooner USS Enterprise captures the Tripolitan polacca Tripoli in a single-ship action off the coast of modern-day Libya.
- 1911Harriet Quimby takes her pilot’s test and becomes the first U.S. woman to earn an Aero Club of America aviator’s certificate.
- 1914The German Empire declares war on the Russian Empire at the opening of World War I. The Swiss Army mobilizes because of World War I.
- 1960Dahomey (later renamed Benin) declares independence from France.
- 1975CSCE Final Act creates the Conference for Security and Co-operation in Europe.
- 1980A train crash kills 18 people in County Cork, Ireland.
- 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: Yon González, Charles Correll, Spider Stacy, Krister Axel, Giorgos Zographos, Douglas Fairbanks, Jr., Stephen Schwartz, Timothy Brown, Roy Horn, Yuko Aoki.
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 Love Match 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 incompatibility 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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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 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: Thursday
- Day of week next year: Saturday
- Day of week in 2021: Sunday
- Days until next birthday: 343 days
- Age on next birthday: 72 years old
- Days since birth: 25,955 days
- Days spent sleeping: 8,652 days
- Years spent sleeping: 23.69 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 879
- Next full moon: September 14 at 04:34:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 9, 1980
- Age in dog years: 339 dog years old using a American Foxhound 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: March 5, 1931 – Jean-Paul Roussillon, French actor (d. 2009); May 11, 1920 – Denver Pyle, American actor and director (d. 1997); April 2, 1954 – Gregory Abbott, American singer-songwriter and producer.
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