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August 12, 1968 was a Monday and it was the 225th day of the year 1968. It was the 33rd Monday 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 is Thursday. Next year it will be Friday and two years from now it will be Saturday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 14 days left before your next birthday. You will be 53 years old when that day comes. There have been 19,344 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 6,448 days or 17.65 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 655 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 22 at 12:03:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 20, 2000.
If a dog named Suzy - a Irish Wolfhound breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 287 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 Suzy will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Suzy 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.
- 1906Tedd Pierce
- 1910Jane Wyatt
- 1926John Derek
- 1941L. M. Kit Carson
- 1943Deborah Walley
- 1963Sir Mix-a-Lot
- 1969Aga Muhlach
- 1972Del the Funky Homosapien
- 1986Electra Avellan
- 1996Torri Webster
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.
- 1774Robert Southey, English poet and author (d. 1843)
- 1866Jacinto Benavente, Spanish playwright, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1954)
- 1883Marion Lorne, American actress (d. 1968)
- 1892Alfred Lunt, American actor and director (d. 1977)
- 1918Sid Bernstein, American record producer (d. 2013)
- 1948Sue Monk Kidd, American nurse, author, and educator
- 1956Bruce Greenwood, Canadian actor and producer
- 1963Kōji Kitao, Japanese sumo wrestler, the 60th Yokozuna
- 1967Andy Hui, Hong Kong singer-songwriter and actor (Big Four)
- 1970Jim Schlossnagle, American baseball player and coach
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.
- 1099First Crusade: Battle of Ascalon Crusaders under the command of Godfrey of Bouillon defeat Fatimid forces led by Al-Afdal Shahanshah. This is considered the last engagement of the First Crusade.
- 1877Asaph Hall discovers the Mars moon Deimos.
- 1883The last quagga dies at the Artis Magistra zoo in Amsterdam, Netherlands.
- 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.
- 1944Alençon is liberated by General Philippe Leclerc de Hauteclocque, the first city in France to be liberated from the Nazis by French forces.
- 1953Nuclear weapons testing: The Soviet atomic bomb project continues with the detonation of Joe 4, the first Soviet thermonuclear weapon.
- 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
- 1978The Treaty of Peace and Friendship between Japan and the People’s Republic of China is signed.
- 1990Sue, the largest and most complete Tyrannosaurus Rex skeleton found to date, is discovered by Sue Hendrickson in South Dakota.
- 2007The bulk carrier MV New Flame collides with the oil tanker Torm Gertrud at the southernmost tip of Gibraltar, ending up partially submerged.
View the complete list of August 12 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 12, and 1968 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: Judith Bingham, Daniel von Bargen, Nancy Reagan, Lester Holt, Mascha Müller, Bernard Miles, Earl King, Lawrence Ng, Toni Garrn, Harold Baigent.
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), Monkey is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on August 12, 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 ‘Monday’ is pearl.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 12th August 1968 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on April 30, 1960. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +96. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on February 13, 1964. Your score is -143. 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 3,562,313,822. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was People Got to Be Free by The Rascals as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 17, 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 Turkey approximately on 750. Your profession was handicraftsman, mechanic.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – development and expansion of your mental consciousness. Find good teacher, spend a part of your time and energy on his wisdom.
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 12th 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)
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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 12, 1968. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 225th day of 1968
- Day of week: Monday
- Day of week birthstone: Pearl
- Week index: 33rd Monday of 1968
- Next same calendar year: 2024
- Day of week this year: Thursday
- Day of week next year: Friday
- Day of week in 2023: Saturday
- Days until next birthday: 14 days
- Age on next birthday: 53 years old
- Days since birth: 19,344 days
- Days spent sleeping: 6,448 days
- Years spent sleeping: 17.65 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 655
- Next full moon: August 22 at 12:03:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 20, 2000
- Age in dog years: 287 dog years old using a Irish Wolfhound 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: Monkey
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: April 30, 1960 (+96)
- Worst compatible birthday: February 13, 1964 (-143)
- 1968 world population: 3,562,313,822
- Number one song: People Got to Be Free by The Rascals (August 17, 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: XII.VIII.MCMLXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: January 4, 1945 – Vesa-Matti Loiri, Finnish actor and singer; January 31, 1934 – James Franciscus, American actor and producer (d. 1991); May 15, 1951 – Dennis Frederiksen, American singer-songwriter (Toto, Angel, and Le Roux) (d. 2014).
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