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August 1, 1959 was a Saturday and it was the 213th 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 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 78 days left before your next birthday. You will be 62 years old when that day comes. There have been 22,568 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 7,523 days or 20.60 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 764 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 May 26 at 11:16:00 GMT – Wednesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 9, 1991.
If a dog named Lorna - a Bouvier des Flandres breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 329 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 Lorna will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Lorna will age 5-6 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
- 1958Michael Penn
- 1962Jesse Borrego
- 1963Demián Bichir
- 1967José Padilha
- 1970Sibel Can
- 1975Ane Dahl Torp
- 1981Sally Pressman
- 1985Hyun Jyu-ni
- 1996Cymphonique Miller
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.
- 1779Lorenz Oken, German-Swiss botanist, biologist, and ornithologist (d. 1851)
- 1858Hans Rott, Austrian organist and composer (d. 1884)
- 1939Terry Kiser, American actor
- 1948David Gemmell, English journalist and author (d. 2006)
- 1950Bunkhouse Buck, American wrestler
- 1963Coolio, American rapper, producer, and actor (WC and the Maad Circle)
- 1966James St. James, American club promoter and author
- 1972Thomas Woods, American historian, economist, and academic
- 1973Tempestt Bledsoe, American actress
- 1998Khamani Griffin, American actor
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.
- 902Taormina, the last Byzantine stronghold in Sicily, is captured by the Aghlabids army, concluding the Muslim conquest of Sicily.
- 1498Christopher Columbus becomes the first European to visit what is now Venezuela.
- 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.
- 1834Slavery is abolished in the British Empire as the Slavery Abolition Act 1833 comes into force.
- 1855The first ascent of Monte Rosa, the second highest summit in the Alps.
- 1960Dahomey (later renamed Benin) declares independence from France.
- 1966Charles Whitman kills 16 people at the University of Texas at Austin before being killed by the police.
- 2008The Beijing–Tianjin Intercity Railway begins operation as the fastest commuter rail system in the world.
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: Trevor Matthews, Ahmet Kaya, Billy Dean, Susumu Terajima, Jerry Jewell, Antonio Fargas, Louis Jordan, Roman Dragoun, Lloyd Bacon, Violet Wilkey.
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 Birthday 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 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)
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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, 1959. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 213th 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: Sunday
- Day of week next year: Monday
- Day of week in 2023: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 78 days
- Age on next birthday: 62 years old
- Days since birth: 22,568 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,523 days
- Years spent sleeping: 20.60 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 764
- Next full moon: May 26 at 11:16:00 GMT – Wednesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 9, 1991
- Age in dog years: 329 dog years old using a Bouvier des Flandres 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
- Roman numerals: I.VIII.MCMLIX
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: February 26, 1908 – Tex Avery, American animator, producer, and voice actor (d. 1980); February 20, 1945 – Henry Polic II, American actor (d. 2013); March 22, 1959 – Carlton Cuse, Mexican-American screenwriter and producer.
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