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August 14, 1978 was a Monday and it was the 226th day of the year 1978. The next time you can reuse your old 1978 calendar will be in 2017. 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 Monday. Next year it will be Tuesday and two years from now it will be Wednesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 77 days left before your next birthday. You will be 39 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,168 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 480 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.
- 1924Holger Juul Hansen
- 1946Antonio Fargas
- 1947Bruce Nash
- 1951Peter Blegvad
- 1960Sharon Bryant
- 1968Catherine Bell
- 1970Kevin Cadogan
- 1976Steve Braun
- 1987James Buckley
- 1994Kim Rodriguez
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for August 14.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 14.
- 1575Robert Hayman, English-Canadian poet and politician (d. 1629)
- 1871Guangxu Emperor of China (d. 1908)
- 1924Rangjung Rigpe Dorje, 16th Karmapa, Tibetan spiritual leader (d. 1981)
- 1960Sharon Bryant, American singer (Atlantic Starr)
- 1961Eddie Gilbert, American wrestler and manager (d. 1995)
- 1962Mark Gubicza, American baseball player and sportscaster
- 1964Jason Dunstall, Australian footballer and sportscaster
- 1969Stig Tøfting, Danish footballer and manager
- 1976Steve Braun, Canadian actor
- 1980Roy Williams, American football player
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 14.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1183Taira no Munemori and the Taira clan take the young Emperor Antoku and the three sacred treasures and flee to western Japan to escape pursuit by the Minamoto clan (traditional Japanese date: Twenty-fifth Day of the Seventh Month of the Second Year of Juei).
- 1352War of the Breton Succession: Anglo-Bretons defeat the French in the Battle of Mauron.
- 1370Charles IV, Holy Roman Emperor, grants city privileges to Carlsbad which is subsequently named after him.
- 1415Henry the Navigator leads Portuguese forces to victory over the Marinids at the Battle of Ceuta.
- 1592Imjin War: At the Battle of Hansan Island, the Korean Navy, led by Yi Sun-sin, Yi Eok-gi, and Won Gyun, decisively defeats the Japanese Navy, led by Wakisaka Yasuharu, at Hansan Island.
- 1720The Spanish military Villasur expedition is wiped out by Pawnee and Otoe warriors near present-day Columbus, Nebraska.
- 1901The first claimed powered flight, by Gustave Whitehead in his Number 21.
- 1947Pakistan gains Independence from the British Empire and joins the Commonwealth of Nations.
- 1967UK Marine Broadcasting Offences Act declares participation in offshore pirate radio illegal.
- 1996Greek Cypriot refugee Solomos Solomou is murdered by Turkish forces while trying to climb a flagpole in order to remove a Turkish flag from its mast in the United Nations Buffer Zone in Cyprus.
View the complete list of historical events for August 14.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 14 and 1978 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: Choi Jung-yoon, Chester Morris, Kay Walsh, Malcolm D. Lee, Pat Welsh, Tom Fletcher, Wendell Pierce, Chad Brown, Webb Pierce, Vladimir Kozlov.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 14 is Leo ♌. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Horse is the mythical animal and Earth is the element of a person born on August 14, 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 ‘Monday’ is pearl.
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 19, 1978). 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 19, 1915 – Édith Piaf, French singer-songwriter and actress (d. 1963); July 15, 1981 – Taylor Kinney, American model and actor; May 21, 1976 – Deron Miller, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (CKY, World Under Blood, and Foreign Objects).
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