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August 1, 1979 was a Wednesday and it was the 213rd day of the year 1979. It was the 31st Wednesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1979 calendar will be in 2029. 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 121 days left before your next birthday. You will be 41 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,855 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 4,952 days or 13.56 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 503 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 April 8 at 02:37:00 GMT – Wednesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 9, 2011.
If a dog named Batallon - a Scottish Deerhound breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 228 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 Batallon will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Batallon 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.
- 1920Jeffrey Segal
- 1962Jesse Borrego
- 1963John Carroll Lynch
- 1980Bryan Fisher
- 1981Brett Chukerman
- 1981Sally Pressman
- 1981Vaiko Eplik
- 1987Rumi Hiiragi
- 1988Sasha Jackson
- 1990Jack O'Connell
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.
- 1856George Coulthard, Australian footballer and cricketer (d. 1883)
- 1931Trevor Goddard, South African cricketer
- 1939Robert James Waller, American author and photographer
- 1945Douglas Osheroff, American physicist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate
- 1971İdil Üner, German-Turkish actress and singer
- 1976Cristian Stoica, Romanian-Italian rugby player
- 1977Darnerien McCants, American-Canadian football player
- 1983David Gervasi, Swiss decathlete
- 1988Max Carver, American actor
- 1994Ayaka Wada, Japanese singer (S/mileage, Hello Pro Kenshūsei, and Shugo Chara Egg!)
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.
- 527Justinian I becomes the sole ruler of the Byzantine Empire.
- 1469Louis XI of France founds the chivalric order called the Order of Saint Michael in Amboise.
- 1620The Speedwell leaves Delfshaven to bring pilgrims to America by way of England.
- 1840Laborer slaves in most of the British Empire are emancipated.
- 1966Charles Whitman kills 16 people at the University of Texas at Austin before being killed by the police.
- 1966Purges of intellectuals and imperialists becomes official China policy at the beginning of the Cultural Revolution.
- 1974Cyprus dispute: The United Nations Security Council authorizes the UNFICYP to create the “Green Line”, dividing Cyprus into two zones.
- 1981MTV begins broadcasting in the United States and airs its first video, “Video Killed the Radio Star” by The Buggles.
- 2007The I-35W Mississippi River bridge spanning the Mississippi River in Minneapolis, Minnesota, collapses during the evening rush hour.
- 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 1979 reveal that your Life Path number is 8. It represents experience, authority and endeavour. You are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Keisuke Koide, Peter O'Brien, Katie Griffin, Akkineni Nageswara Rao, Deuce, Margaret Morris, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Isabelle Daza, Susana Félix, Vincent Schiavelli.
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), Sheep is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on August 1, 1979.
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 ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 1st August 1979 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on March 18, 1978. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +152. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on January 24, 2000. Your score is -189. 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 4,379,013,942. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Bad Girls by Donna Summer as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 4, 1979). 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 Israel approximately on 1350. Your profession was banker, usurer, moneylender, judge.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Natural talent of psychologist, you knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your problem – to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 123,688,258 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1979. The estimated number of babies born on 1st August 1979 is 338,872. That’s equivalent to 235 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 56,718 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,733 times in the year 1979. Any chance you are Jennifer 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, 1979. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 213rd day of 1979
- Day of week: Wednesday
- Day of week birthstone: Amethyst
- Week index: 31st Wednesday of 1979
- Next same calendar year: 2029
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2022: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 121 days
- Age on next birthday: 41 years old
- Days since birth: 14,855 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,952 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.56 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 503
- Next full moon: April 8 at 02:37:00 GMT – Wednesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 9, 2011
- Age in dog years: 228 dog years old using a Scottish Deerhound breed
- Life path number and meaning: 8 – It represents experience, authority and endeavour. You are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth.
- 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: Sheep
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: March 18, 1978 (+152)
- Worst compatible birthday: January 24, 2000 (-189)
- 1979 world population: 4,379,013,942
- Number one song: Bad Girls by Donna Summer (August 4, 1979)
- Babies born in 1979: 123,688,258
- Babies born in 1979 every day: 338,872
- Babies born in 1979 every minute: 235
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 56,718 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,733 babies
- Roman numerals: I.VIII.MCMLXXIX
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: March 2, 1958 – Grace Kennedy, Jamaican-English singer and television host; February 12, 1995 – Rina Kawaei, Japanese idol and singer (AKB48); March 23, 1937 – Tony Burton, American boxer and actor.
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