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August 1, 1959 was a Saturday and it was the 213rd day of the year 1959. It was the 31st Saturday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1959 calendar will be in 2026. 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 Wednesday. Next year it will be Thursday 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 231 days left before your next birthday. You will be 60 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,684 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 7,228 days or 19.79 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 734 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 December 22 at 17:50:00 GMT – Saturday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 9, 1991.
If a dog named Bebe - a Bichon Frise breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 256 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 Bebe will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Bebe 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.
- 1920Jeffrey Segal
- 1923Val Bettin
- 1948Avi Arad
- 1958Adrian Dunbar
- 1960Suzi Gardner
- 1965Sam Mendes
- 1969David Wain
- 1978Dhani Harrison
- 1981Sally Pressman
- 1995Derrick Monasterio
View the complete list of August 1 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 1.
- 1809William B. Travis, American colonel and lawyer (d. 1836)
- 1920Raul Renter, Estonian economist and chess player (d. 1992)
- 1924Abdullah of Saudi Arabia (d. 2015)
- 1941Ron Brown, American captain and politician, 30th United States Secretary of Commerce (d. 1996)
- 1954Benno Möhlmann, German footballer and manager
- 1972Christer Basma, Norwegian footballer and coach
- 1981Dean Cox, Australian footballer
- 1985Gegard Mousasi, Iranian-Dutch mixed martial artist and kick-boxer
- 1985Kris Stadsgaard, Danish footballer
- 1998Khamani Griffin, American actor
View the complete list of August 1 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1715The Riot Act comes into force in England.
- 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.
- 1855The first ascent of Monte Rosa, the second highest summit in the Alps.
- 1894The First Sino-Japanese War erupts between Japan and China over Korea.
- 1907The start of the first Scout camp on Brownsea Island, the origin of the worldwide Scouting movement.
- 1937Josip Broz Tito reads the resolution “Manifesto of constitutional congress of KPH” to the constitutive congress of KPH (Croatian Communist Party) in woods near Samobor.
- 1975CSCE Final Act creates the Conference for Security and Co-operation in Europe.
- 1981MTV begins broadcasting in the United States and airs its first video, “Video Killed the Radio Star” by The Buggles.
- 2008The Beijing–Tianjin Intercity Railway begins operation as the fastest commuter rail system in the world.
- 2010Convention on Cluster Munitions enters into force.
View the complete list of August 1 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 1, and 1959 reveal that your Life Path number is 6. It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Michelle Jenneke, Brendan Benson, Ritchie Valens, Irving Brecher, Leslie Stefanson, Dabbs Greer, Gregory La Cava, Ana Carolina Reston, Tom Lehrer, Clark Gregg.
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 Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on August 1, 1959.
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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 ‘Saturday’ is turquoise.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 1st August 1959 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on April 6, 1930. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +135. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on February 4, 1962. Your incompatibility score is -184. 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 3,000,716,593. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Lonely Boy by Paul Anka as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 3, 1959). 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 Greenland approximately on 1725. Your profession was dancer, singer, actor.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Ruthless character, carefully weighing your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved.
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 105,573,458 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1959. The estimated number of babies born on 1st August 1959 is 289,242. That’s equivalent to 201 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 Mary. This name was given to 54,477 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 85,255 times in the year 1959. Any chance you are Mary or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about August 1, 1959. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 213rd day of 1959
- Day of week: Saturday
- Day of week birthstone: Turquoise
- Week index: 31st Saturday of 1959
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Wednesday
- Day of week next year: Thursday
- Day of week in 2020: Saturday
- Days until next birthday: 231 days
- Age on next birthday: 60 years old
- Days since birth: 21,684 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,228 days
- Years spent sleeping: 19.79 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 734
- Next full moon: December 22 at 17:50:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 9, 1991
- Age in dog years: 256 dog years old using a Bichon Frise breed
- Life path number and meaning: 6 – It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
- 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: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: April 6, 1930 (+135)
- Worst compatible birthday: February 4, 1962 (-184)
- 1959 world population: 3,000,716,593
- Number one song: Lonely Boy by Paul Anka (August 3, 1959)
- Babies born in 1959: 105,573,458
- Babies born in 1959 every day: 289,242
- Babies born in 1959 every minute: 201
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 54,477 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 85,255 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: July 29, 1963 – Alexandra Paul, American actress and producer; April 6, 1975 – Zach Braff, American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter; April 1, 1932 – Gordon Jump, American actor (d. 2003).
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