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August 12, 1959 was a Wednesday and it was the 224th day of the year 1959. It was the 32nd Wednesday 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 Wednesday. Next year it will be Thursday and two years from now it will be Friday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 30 days left before your next birthday. You will be 61 years old when that day comes. There have been 22,251 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 7,417 days or 20.31 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 754 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 August 3 at 16:00:00 GMT – Monday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 20, 1991.
If a dog named Cutie - a English Cocker Spaniel breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 260 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 Cutie will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Cutie will age 4 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.
- 1907Joe Besser
- 1941L. M. Kit Carson
- 1949Lou Martin
- 1961Lawrence Hayward
- 1965Peter Krause
- 1980Maggie Lawson
- 1980Matt Thiessen
- 1986Elise Avellan
- 1992Teo Gheorghiu
- 1994Bex Taylor-Klaus
View the complete list of August 12 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 12.
- 1604Tokugawa Iemitsu, Japanese shogun (d. 1651)
- 1907Benjamin Sheares, Singaporean physician and politician, 2nd President of Singapore (d. 1981)
- 1912Samuel Fuller, American actor, director, and screenwriter (d. 1997)
- 1925Ross McWhirter, Scottish publisher and activist, co-founded the Guinness World Records (d. 1975)
- 1938Jean-Paul L'Allier, Canadian lawyer and politician, 38th Mayor of Quebec City
- 1948Graham J. Zellick, English academic and jurist
- 1956Bruce Greenwood, Canadian actor and producer
- 1965Peter Krause, American actor and producer
- 1983Manoa Vosawai, Italian rugby player
- 1984Marian Rivera, Spanish-Filipino actress and singer
View the complete list of August 12 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1164Battle of Harim: Nur ad-Din Zangi defeats the Crusader armies of the County of Tripoli and the Principality of Antioch.
- 1914World War I: The Battle of Haelen a.k.a. (Battle of the Silver Helmets) a clash between large Belgian and German cavalry formations at Halen, Belgium.
- 1950Korean War: Bloody Gulch massacre—American POWs are massacred by North Korean Army.
- 1958Art Kane photographs 57 notable jazz musicians in the black and white group portrait “A Great Day in Harlem” in front of a Brownstone in New York City.
- 1969Violence erupts after the Apprentice Boys of Derry march in Derry, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom resulting in a three-day communal riot known as the Battle of the Bogside.
- 1976Between 1,000 and 3,500 Palestinians are killed in the Tel al-Zaatar massacre, one of the bloodiest events of the Lebanese Civil War
- 1980The Montevideo Treaty, establishing the Latin American Integration Association, is signed.
- 1981The IBM Personal Computer is released.
- 1994Major League Baseball players go on strike. This will force the cancellation of the 1994 World Series.
- 2015At least two massive explosions kill 145 people and injure nearly 800 in Tianjin, China.
View the complete list of August 12 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 12, and 1959 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: Jim O'Rourke, Bruce Reitherman, Oliver Stone, Alexander O'Neal, Myrna Braza, Johnny Borrell, Robert Forster, Valeen Montenegro, Varun Dhawan, Bernard Sumner.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on August 12 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 12, 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 ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 12th August 1959 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on August 28, 1932. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +126. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on January 18, 1942. Your score is -164. 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 A Big Hunk o’ Love by Elvis Presley as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 17, 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 Southern Africa 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 combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.
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 12th 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)
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 12” 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 12, 1959. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 224th day of 1959
- Day of week: Wednesday
- Day of week birthstone: Amethyst
- Week index: 32nd Wednesday of 1959
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Wednesday
- Day of week next year: Thursday
- Day of week in 2022: Friday
- Days until next birthday: 30 days
- Age on next birthday: 61 years old
- Days since birth: 22,251 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,417 days
- Years spent sleeping: 20.31 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 754
- Next full moon: August 3 at 16:00:00 GMT – Monday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 20, 1991
- Age in dog years: 260 dog years old using a English Cocker Spaniel 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: Pig
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: August 28, 1932 (+126)
- Worst compatible birthday: January 18, 1942 (-164)
- 1959 world population: 3,000,716,593
- Number one song: A Big Hunk o’ Love by Elvis Presley (August 17, 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: XII.VIII.MCMLIX
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: September 1, 1970 – Padma Lakshmi, Indian-American actress and author; June 30, 1973 – Noam Zylberman, Israeli-Canadian actor; March 23, 1971 – Yasmeen Ghauri, Canadian model.
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