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August 1, 1968 was a Thursday and it was the 214th day of the year 1968. It was the 31st Thursday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1968 calendar will be in 2024. 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 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 318 days left before your next birthday. You will be 54 years old when that day comes. There have been 19,405 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 6,468 days or 17.71 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 657 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 20 at 23:56:00 GMT – Monday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 9, 2000.
If a dog named Lazurus - a Goldendoodle breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 291 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 Lazurus will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Lazurus 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.
- 1924Marcia Mae Jones
- 1933Teri Shields
- 1944Andrew G. Vajna
- 1946Sandi Griffiths
- 1951Tim Bachman
- 1960Suzi Gardner
- 1963Dean Wareham
- 1971Charles Malik Whitfield
- 1982Montserrat Lombard
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.
- 1900Otto Nothling, Australian cricketer and rugby player (d. 1965)
- 1921Jack Kramer, American tennis player, sailor, and sportscaster (d. 2009)
- 1924Frank Worrell, Barbadian cricketer (d. 1967)
- 1946Sandi Griffiths, American singer
- 1957Taylor Negron, American actor and screenwriter (d. 2015)
- 1962Cesar Montano, Filipino actor and director
- 1966George Ducas, American singer-songwriter and guitarist
- 1976Søren Jochumsen, Danish footballer
- 1979Jason Momoa, American actor, director, and producer
- 1983David Gervasi, Swiss decathlete
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.
- 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.
- 1469Louis XI of France founds the chivalric order called the Order of Saint Michael in Amboise.
- 1714George, Elector of Hanover, becomes King George I of Great Britain, marking the beginning of the Georgian era of British history.
- 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.
- 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.
- 1966Purges of intellectuals and imperialists becomes official China policy at the beginning of the Cultural Revolution.
- 1984Commercial peat-cutters discover the preserved bog body of a man, called Lindow Man, at Lindow Moss, Cheshire, northwest England
View the complete list of August 1 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 1, and 1968 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: Warren Stevens, William Forsythe, Anson Williams, James Michael Tyler, Upendra, Terry-Thomas, Drew Carey, Gabriel Arcand, Isla St Clair, Catalina Sandino Moreno.
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), Monkey is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on August 1, 1968.
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 ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 1st August 1968 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on January 4, 1971. 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 April 15, 1958. Your score is -113. 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 3,562,313,822. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Hello, I Love You by The Doors as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 3, 1968). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
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 Italy approximately on 750. Your profession was handicraftsman, mechanic.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 120,171,727 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1968. The estimated number of babies born on 1st August 1968 is 328,338. That’s equivalent to 228 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 Lisa. This name was given to 49,532 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 82,006 times in the year 1968. Any chance you are Lisa or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
What’s your bizarre Florida Man story? The #FloridaManChallenge is breaking the Internet and social media. Some crazy men, women, or creatures from the Sunshine State are making headlines every day of the year including your birthday. Try this fun exercise. Pick your search engine of choice and type in “florida man August 1” and see what kind of wild news headline you will get. This viral craze started in 2013 and gets resurrected now and then. The latest was from Tumblr and found its way to Twitter. As they say, the rest is history.
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, 1968. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 214th day of 1968
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 31st Thursday of 1968
- Next same calendar year: 2024
- Day of week this year: Sunday
- Day of week next year: Monday
- Day of week in 2023: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 318 days
- Age on next birthday: 54 years old
- Days since birth: 19,405 days
- Days spent sleeping: 6,468 days
- Years spent sleeping: 17.71 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 657
- Next full moon: September 20 at 23:56:00 GMT – Monday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 9, 2000
- Age in dog years: 291 dog years old using a Goldendoodle 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: Monkey
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: January 4, 1971 (+135)
- Worst compatible birthday: April 15, 1958 (-113)
- 1968 world population: 3,562,313,822
- Number one song: Hello, I Love You by The Doors (August 3, 1968)
- Babies born in 1968: 120,171,727
- Babies born in 1968 every day: 328,338
- Babies born in 1968 every minute: 228
- Popular girl’s name: Lisa – 49,532 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 82,006 babies
- Roman numerals: I.VIII.MCMLXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: December 31, 1941 – Johnny Leeze, English actor; February 24, 1921 – Abe Vigoda, American actor; February 9, 1955 – Jim J. Bullock, American actor.
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