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August 12, 1978 was a Saturday and it was the 224th day of the year 1978. It was the 32nd Saturday 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 Monday and two years from now it will be Tuesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 194 days left before your next birthday. You will be 45 years old when that day comes. There have been 16,242 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 5,414 days or 14.82 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 550 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 February 5 at 18:30:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 20, 2010.
If a dog named Seve - a Mutt breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 218 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 Seve will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Seve will age 4.5 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.
- 1915Sickan Carlsson
- 1941L. M. Kit Carson
- 1952Chen Kaige
- 1971Michael Ian Black
- 1976Richard McCourt
- 1982Iza Calzado
- 1984Marian Rivera
- 1988Justin Gaston
- 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.
- 1696Maurice Greene, English organist and composer (d. 1755)
- 1880Christy Mathewson, American baseball player and manager (d. 1925)
- 1925George Wetherill, American physicist and academic (d. 2006)
- 1929Buck Owens, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (The Buckaroos) (d. 2006)
- 1935John Cazale, American actor (d. 1978)
- 1979Ian Hutchinson, English motorcycle racer
- 1981Riin Tamm, Estonian geneticist and academic
- 1983Klaas-Jan Huntelaar, Dutch footballer
- 1986Electra Avellan, Venezuelan actress
- 1988Matt Gillett, Australian rugby player
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.
- 1831French intervention forces William I of the Netherlands to abandon his attempt to suppress the Belgian Revolution.
- 1851Isaac Singer is granted a patent for his sewing machine.
- 1898An Armistice ends the Spanish–American War.
- 1944Nazi German troops end the week-long Wola massacre, during which time at least 40,000 people were killed indiscriminately or in mass executions.
- 1960Echo 1A, NASA’s first successful communications satellite, is launched.
- 1978The Treaty of Peace and Friendship between Japan and the People’s Republic of China is signed.
- 1981The IBM Personal Computer is released.
- 1985Japan Airlines Flight 123 crashes into Osutaka ridge in Gunma Prefecture, Japan, killing 520, to become the worst single-plane air disaster.
- 2005Sri Lanka’s foreign minister, Lakshman Kadirgamar, is fatally shot by an LTTE sniper at his home.
View the complete list of August 12 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 12, and 1978 reveal that your Life Path number is 9. It represents selflessness, forgiveness and creativity. You are the philanthropist, humanitarian, socially conscious, and are deeply concerned about the state of the world.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Bob Crewe, Max Baer, Jr., Necati Şaşmaz, Jason Patric, David Fincher, Mark Curry, Claude Gauthier, Sam McMurray, Daul Kim, Achero Mañas.
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), Horse is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on August 12, 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 ‘Saturday’ is turquoise.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 12th August 1978 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on December 10, 1975. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +120. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on February 17, 1994. 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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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 Three Times a Lady by Commodores as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 12, 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 Portugal approximately on 1150. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, geologist.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Inquisitive, inventive, liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson – to search, to find and to use this bridge.
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 12th 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)
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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, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 224th day of 1978
- Day of week: Saturday
- Day of week birthstone: Turquoise
- Week index: 32nd Saturday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Monday
- Day of week in 2025: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 194 days
- Age on next birthday: 45 years old
- Days since birth: 16,242 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,414 days
- Years spent sleeping: 14.82 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 550
- Next full moon: February 5 at 18:30:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 20, 2010
- Age in dog years: 218 dog years old using a Mutt breed
- Life path number and meaning: 9 – It represents selflessness, forgiveness and creativity. You are the philanthropist, humanitarian, socially conscious, and are deeply concerned about the state of the world.
- 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: December 10, 1975 (+120)
- Worst compatible birthday: February 17, 1994 (-164)
- 1978 world population: 4,304,105,753
- Number one song: Three Times a Lady by Commodores (August 12, 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: XII.VIII.MCMLXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: June 1, 1973 – Adam Garcia, Australian actor, singer, and dancer; November 30, 1909 – Robert Nighthawk, American singer and guitarist (Memphis Jug Band) (d. 1967); February 24, 1945 – Barry Bostwick, American actor and singer.
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