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August 12, 1972 was a Saturday and it was the 225th day of the year 1972. The next time you can reuse your old 1972 calendar will be in 2028. 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 49 days left before your next birthday. You will be 45 years old when that day comes. There have been 16,387 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 555 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 9 at 04:09:00 GMT – Sunday.
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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
- 1956Bruce Greenwood
- 1961Lawrence Hayward
- 1965Peter Krause
- 1967Andy Hui
- 1970Hidetaka Yoshioka
- 1971Michael Ian Black
- 1972Del the Funky Homosapien
- 1975Burcu Güneş
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for August 12.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 12.
- 1503Christian III of Denmark (d. 1559)
- 1880Christy Mathewson, American baseball player and manager (d. 1925)
- 1918Sid Bernstein, American record producer (d. 2013)
- 1924Derek Shackleton, English cricketer, coach, and umpire (d. 2007)
- 1925Dale Bumpers, American soldier, lawyer, and politician, 38th Governor of Arkansas
- 1943Deborah Walley, American actress and singer (d. 2001)
- 1949Mark Knopfler, Scottish-English singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (Dire Straits and The Notting Hillbillies)
- 1961Lawrence Hayward, English singer-songwriter and guitarist (Felt, Denim, and Go Kart Mozart)
- 1968Kōji Yusa, Japanese voice actor and singer
- 1976Mikko Lindström, Finnish guitarist (HIM and WhoCares)
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 12.
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.
- 1121Battle of Didgori: The Georgian army under King David IV wins a decisive victory over the famous Seljuk commander Ilghazi.
- 1676Praying Indian John Alderman shoots and kills Metacomet, the Wampanoag war chief, ending King Philip’s War.
- 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.
- 1944Nazi German troops end the week-long Wola massacre, during which time at least 40,000 people were killed indiscriminately or in mass executions.
- 1944Waffen-SS troops massacre 560 people in Sant'Anna di Stazzema.
- 1953The islands of Zakynthos and Kefalonia in Greece are severely damaged by an earthquake measuring 7.3 on the Richter scale.
- 1964Charlie Wilson, one of the Great Train Robbers, escapes from Winson Green Prison in Birmingham, England, United Kingdom.
- 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
View the complete list of historical events for August 12.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 12 and 1972 reveal that your Life Path number is 3. It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Ashley Greene, Bruce Boa, James Gunn, Ana Carolina, Princess Snell, Eileen Atkins, Aleksa Palladino, Jeffrey Parazzo, Rick Danko, Johnny Preston.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 12 is Leo ♌. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Rat is the mythical animal and Water is the element of a person born on August 12, 1972.
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 ‘Saturday’ is turquoise.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Alone Again (Naturally) by Gilbert O’Sullivan as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 12, 1972). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: December 5, 1934 – Nikos Kourkoulos, Greek actor and director (d. 2007); March 12, 1981 – Chiwa Saitō, Japanese voice actress; August 20, 1966 – David Rees Snell, American actor.
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