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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 is 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 160 days left before your next birthday. You will be 60 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,755 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 7,252 days or 19.85 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 737 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 March 21 at 01:44:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 9, 1991.
If a dog named Medivka - a Rottweiler breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 285 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 Medivka will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Medivka 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.
- 1942Jerry Garcia
- 1969Stuart Wade
- 1971İdil Üner
- 1973Tempestt Bledsoe
- 1976Don Hertzfeldt
- 1979Honeysuckle Weeks
- 1981Miracle Laurie
- 1988Sasha Jackson
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.
- 1926Theo Adam, German opera singer
- 1933Dom DeLuise, American actor, singer, director, and producer (d. 2009)
- 1965Brandt Jobe, American golfer
- 1971Charles Malik Whitfield, American actor and producer
- 1973Edurne Pasaban, Spanish mountaineer
- 1978Björn Ferry, Swedish biathlete
- 1981Dean Cox, Australian footballer
- 1985Tendai Mtawarira, South African rugby player
- 1986Elena Vesnina, Russian tennis player
- 1990Jack O'Connell, English actor
View the complete list of August 1 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1664Ottoman forces are defeated in the battle of Saint Gotthard by an Austrian army led by Raimondo Montecuccoli, resulting in the Peace of Vasvár.
- 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.
- 1838Non-laborer slaves in most of the British Empire are emancipated.
- 1855The first ascent of Monte Rosa, the second highest summit in the Alps.
- 1907The start of the first Scout camp on Brownsea Island, the origin of the worldwide Scouting movement.
- 1944World War II: The Warsaw Uprising against the Nazi occupation breaks out in Warsaw, Poland.
- 1960Dahomey (later renamed Benin) declares independence from France.
- 1980Vigdís Finnbogadóttir is elected President of Iceland and becomes the world’s first democratically elected female head of state.
- 2007The I-35W Mississippi River bridge spanning the Mississippi River in Minneapolis, Minnesota, collapses during the evening rush hour.
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: Frank Grillo, Estelle Brody, İpek Yaylacıoğlu, Hirotaka Suzuoki, Miho Ohwada, Mona Lisa, Joanne Woodward, Lenny Kravitz, Glen Glenn, Jessica Chastain.
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.
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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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 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: Thursday
- Day of week next year: Saturday
- Day of week in 2021: Sunday
- Days until next birthday: 160 days
- Age on next birthday: 60 years old
- Days since birth: 21,755 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,252 days
- Years spent sleeping: 19.85 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 737
- Next full moon: March 21 at 01:44:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 9, 1991
- Age in dog years: 285 dog years old using a Rottweiler 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: September 11, 1953 – Tommy Shaw, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Styx, Damn Yankees and Shaw Blades); September 28, 1959 – Steve Hytner, American actor and producer; April 1, 1981 – Hannah Spearritt, English actress and singer (S Club 7).
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