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August 12, 1979 was a Sunday and it was the 224th day of the year 1979. It was the 32nd Sunday 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 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 49 days left before your next birthday. You will be 42 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,292 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 5,097 days or 13.96 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 517 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 June 24 at 18:42:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 20, 2011.
If a dog named Muneco - a Japanese Chin breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 184 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 Muneco will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Muneco 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
- 1952Chen Kaige
- 1969Aga Muhlach
- 1969Tanita Tikaram
- 1971Yvette Nicole Brown
- 1983Kana Asumi
- 1988Leah Pipes
- 1990Enzo Pineda
- 1993Imani Hakim
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.
- 1503Christian III of Denmark (d. 1559)
- 1867Edith Hamilton, German-American author and educator (d. 1963)
- 1872Princess Marie Louise of Schleswig-Holstein (d. 1956)
- 1918Sid Bernstein, American record producer (d. 2013)
- 1922Fulton Mackay, Scottish actor and playwright (d. 1987)
- 1926John Derek, American actor, director, and cinematographer (d. 1998)
- 1960Laurent Fignon, French cyclist and sportscaster (d. 2010)
- 1975Casey Affleck, American actor, director, and screenwriter
- 1982Iza Calzado, Filipino actress
- 1992Teo Gheorghiu, Swiss-Canadian pianist and actor
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.
- 1765Treaty of Allahabad is signed. The Treaty marks the political and constitutional involvement and the beginning of Company rule in India.
- 1851Isaac Singer is granted a patent for his sewing machine.
- 1898The Hawaiian flag is lowered from ʻIolani Palace in an elaborate annexation ceremony and replaced with the flag of the United States to signify the transfer of sovereignty from the Republic of Hawaii to the United States.
- 1914World War I: The United Kingdom declares war on Austria-Hungary; the countries of the British Empire follow suit.
- 1952The Night of the Murdered Poets: Thirteen prominent Jewish intellectuals are murdered in Moscow, Russia, Soviet Union.
- 1953Nuclear weapons testing: The Soviet atomic bomb project continues with the detonation of Joe 4, the first Soviet thermonuclear weapon.
- 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.
- 1977The 1977 riots in Sri Lanka, targeting the minority Sri Lankan Tamil people, begin, less than a month after the United National Party came to power. Over 300 Tamils are killed.
- 1994Major League Baseball players go on strike. This will force the cancellation of the 1994 World Series.
- 2000The Oscar class submarine K-141 Kursk of the Russian Navy explodes and sinks in the Barents Sea during a military exercise.
View the complete list of August 12 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 12, and 1979 reveal that your Life Path number is 1. It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Alice Drummond, Raffi, Allison Moorer, Keisha Castle-Hughes, Bic Runga, Kix Brooks, Grace Jones, Jack Gleeson, Gary Burghoff, Chris Serle.
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), Sheep is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on August 12, 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 ‘Sunday’ is topaz.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 12th August 1979 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on June 27, 1951. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +165. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on October 21, 1999. Your score is -151. 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 Good Times by Chic as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 18, 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 Spain 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 determination and persistency. Every misfortune should crash upon your strong will.
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 12th 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)
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, 1979. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 224th day of 1979
- Day of week: Sunday
- Day of week birthstone: Topaz
- Week index: 32nd Sunday of 1979
- Next same calendar year: 2029
- Day of week this year: Thursday
- Day of week next year: Friday
- Day of week in 2023: Saturday
- Days until next birthday: 49 days
- Age on next birthday: 42 years old
- Days since birth: 15,292 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,097 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.96 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 517
- Next full moon: June 24 at 18:42:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 20, 2011
- Age in dog years: 184 dog years old using a Japanese Chin breed
- Life path number and meaning: 1 – It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
- 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: June 27, 1951 (+165)
- Worst compatible birthday: October 21, 1999 (-151)
- 1979 world population: 4,379,013,942
- Number one song: Good Times by Chic (August 18, 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: XII.VIII.MCMLXXIX
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: January 27, 1961 – Dina Bonnevie, Filipino actress; September 14, 1914 – Clayton Moore, American actor (d. 1999); October 11, 1965 – Alexander Hacke, German singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (Einstürzende Neubauten).
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