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August 1, 1978 was a Tuesday and it was the 213rd day of the year 1978. It was the 31st Tuesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1978 calendar will be in 2023. 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 Saturday. Next year it will be Sunday and two years from now it will be Monday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 56 days left before your next birthday. You will be 42 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,285 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 5,095 days or 13.95 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 518 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 July 5 at 04:46:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 9, 2010.
If a dog named Rubin - a Irish Wolfhound breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 233 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 Rubin will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Rubin 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.
- 1958Michael Penn
- 1963John Carroll Lynch
- 1964Kaspar Capparoni
- 1969David Wain
- 1975Ryoko Yonekura
- 1979Honeysuckle Weeks
- 1980Bryan Fisher
- 1982Ai Tominaga
- 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.
- 1809William B. Travis, American colonel and lawyer (d. 1836)
- 1831Antonio Cotogni, Italian opera singer and educator (d. 1918)
- 1903Paul Horgan, American historian, author, and academic (d. 1995)
- 1916Anne Hébert, Canadian author and poet (d. 2000)
- 1941Étienne Roda-Gil, French songwriter and screenwriter (d. 2004)
- 1948Avi Arad, Israeli-American screenwriter and producer, founded Marvel Studios
- 1970Quentin Coryatt, American football player
- 1979Bernadette Flynn, Irish actress and dancer
- 1980Romain Barras, French decathlete
- 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.
- 1714George, Elector of Hanover, becomes King George I of Great Britain, marking the beginning of the Georgian era of British history.
- 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.
- 1834Slavery is abolished in the British Empire as the Slavery Abolition Act 1833 comes into force.
- 1876Colorado is admitted as the 38th U.S. state.
- 1911Harriet Quimby takes her pilot’s test and becomes the first U.S. woman to earn an Aero Club of America aviator’s certificate.
- 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.
- 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 1978 reveal that your Life Path number is 7. It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: John Frusciante, Jennifer Metcalfe, Little Jimmy Dickens, Alexa PenaVega, Cliff Simon, Mieko Harada, Vonzell Solomon, Grant Gustin, Eric Clapton, Jang Wooyoung.
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), Horse is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on August 1, 1978.
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 ‘Tuesday’ is ruby.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 1st August 1978 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on July 15, 1976. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +119. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on February 20, 2003. Your score is -146. 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 4,304,105,753. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Miss You by The Rolling Stones as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 5, 1978). 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 Central England approximately on 1150. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, geologist.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You’re always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 122,638,528 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1978. The estimated number of babies born on 1st August 1978 is 335,996. That’s equivalent to 233 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 Jennifer. This name was given to 56,323 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,158 times in the year 1978. Any chance you are Jennifer 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, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 213rd day of 1978
- Day of week: Tuesday
- Day of week birthstone: Ruby
- Week index: 31st Tuesday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2022: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 56 days
- Age on next birthday: 42 years old
- Days since birth: 15,285 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,095 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.95 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 518
- Next full moon: July 5 at 04:46:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 9, 2010
- Age in dog years: 233 dog years old using a Irish Wolfhound breed
- Life path number and meaning: 7 – It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
- 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: Horse
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: July 15, 1976 (+119)
- Worst compatible birthday: February 20, 2003 (-146)
- 1978 world population: 4,304,105,753
- Number one song: Miss You by The Rolling Stones (August 5, 1978)
- Babies born in 1978: 122,638,528
- Babies born in 1978 every day: 335,996
- Babies born in 1978 every minute: 233
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 56,323 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,158 babies
- Roman numerals: I.VIII.MCMLXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: March 3, 1911 – Jean Harlow, American actress and singer (d. 1937); August 7, 1957 – Caroline Aaron, American actress and producer; April 1, 1920 – Harry Lewis, American actor and businessman (d. 2013).
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