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August 12, 1980 was a Tuesday and it was the 225th day of the year 1980. The next time you can reuse your old 1980 calendar will be in 2036. 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 80 days left before your next birthday. You will be 37 years old when that day comes. There have been 13,434 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 455 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 9 at 13:11:00 GMT – Friday.
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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.
- 1881Cecil B. DeMille
- 1896Ejner Federspiel
- 1918Sid Bernstein
- 1926Joe Jones
- 1939George Hamilton
- 1941L. M. Kit Carson
- 1971Rebecca Gayheart
- 1975Burcu Güneş
- 1977Park Yong-ha
- 1984Marian Rivera
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.
- 1889Zerna Sharp, American author and educator (d. 1981)
- 1924Derek Shackleton, English cricketer, coach, and umpire (d. 2007)
- 1924Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq, Pakistani general and politician, 6th President of Pakistan (d. 1988)
- 1933Frederic Lindsay, Scottish author and educator (d. 2013)
- 1945Ron Mael, American keyboard player and songwriter (Sparks and Halfnelson)
- 1946Terry Nutkins, English television host and author (d. 2012)
- 1948Siddaramaiah, Indian lawyer and politician, 22nd Chief Minister of Karnataka
- 1976Pedro Collins, Barbadian cricketer
- 1980Rojda Demirer, Turkish actress
- 1990Enzo Pineda, Filipino actor and dancer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 12.
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.
- 1676Praying Indian John Alderman shoots and kills Metacomet, the Wampanoag war chief, ending King Philip’s War.
- 1898An Armistice ends the Spanish–American 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.
- 1950Korean War: Bloody Gulch massacre—American POWs are massacred by North Korean Army.
- 1953The islands of Zakynthos and Kefalonia in Greece are severely damaged by an earthquake measuring 7.3 on the Richter scale.
- 1980The Montevideo Treaty, establishing the Latin American Integration Association, is signed.
- 2005Sri Lanka’s foreign minister, Lakshman Kadirgamar, is fatally shot by an LTTE sniper at his home.
- 2012The closing ceremony of the Summer Olympics are held at the Olympic Stadium in London.
View the complete list of historical events for August 12.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 12 and 1980 reveal that your Life Path number is 2. It represents balance, harmony and partnership. You have the soul of an artist. You are a fine companion and possess a good sense of humor. Friends seek you out for your calming and peaceful company.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Billy Campbell, Zelda Williams, Atıf Yılmaz, Rina Ikoma, Brandan Schieppati, Jessica Hahn, Heo Young-saeng, Jonathon Prandi, Joan Chen, Wendell Pierce.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 12 is Leo ♌. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Monkey is the mythical animal and Metal is the element of a person born on August 12, 1980.
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 ‘Tuesday’ is ruby.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Magic by Olivia Newton-John as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 16, 1980). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: June 29, 1972 – Samantha Smith, American actress, author, and activist (d. 1985); August 3, 1977 – Deniz Akkaya, Turkish model and actress; May 27, 1957 – Siouxsie Sioux, English singer-songwriter and producer (Siouxsie and the Banshees and The Creatures).
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