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August 14, 1978 was a Monday and it was the 226th day of the year 1978. It was the 33rd Monday 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 was Tuesday. Next year it will be Wednesday and two years from now it will be Friday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 244 days left before your next birthday. You will be 41 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,731 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 4,910 days or 13.44 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 499 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 December 22 at 17:50:00 GMT – Saturday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 22, 2010.
If a dog named Manly - a Siberian Husky breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 200 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 Manly will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Manly 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.
- 1924Holger Juul Hansen
- 1942Lionel Morton
- 1946Antonio Fargas
- 1952Alex van Warmerdam
- 1961Susan Olsen
- 1965Brannon Braga
- 1967Erik Gandini
- 1983Mila Kunis
- 1987James Buckley
- 1994Kim Rodriguez
View the complete list of August 14 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 14.
- 1915B. A. Santamaria, Australian journalist and activist (d. 1998)
- 1922Leslie Marr, English race car driver
- 1960Cecilia Gasdia, Italian soprano and actress
- 1963Emmanuelle Béart, French actress and singer
- 1966Karl Petter Løken, Swedish-Norwegian footballer and sportscaster
- 1967Erik Gandini, Italian-Swedish director, producer, and screenwriter
- 1968Jason Leonard, English rugby player
- 1970Kevin Cadogan, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (Third Eye Blind)
- 1974Ana Matronic, American singer-songwriter (Scissor Sisters)
- 1985Shea Weber, Canadian ice hockey player
View the complete list of August 14 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1040King Duncan I is killed in battle against his first cousin and rival Macbeth. The latter succeeds him as King of Scotland.
- 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).
- 1288Count Adolf VIII of Berg grants town privileges to Düsseldorf, the village on the banks of the Düssel.
- 1415Henry the Navigator leads Portuguese forces to victory over the Marinids at the Battle of Ceuta.
- 1848Oregon Territory is organized by act of Congress.
- 1900The Eight-Nation Alliance occupies Beijing, China, in a campaign to end the bloody Boxer Rebellion in China.
- 1912U.S. Marines invade Nicaragua to support the U.S.-backed government installed there after José Santos Zelaya had resigned three years earlier.
- 1933Loggers cause a forest fire in the Coast Range of Oregon, later known as the first forest fire of the Tillamook Burn. It is extinguished on September 5, after destroying 240,000 acre.
- 1972An East German Ilyushin Il-62 crashes during takeoff from East Berlin, killing 156.
- 1973The Pakistan Constitution of 1973 comes into effect.
View the complete list of August 14 historical events.
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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: Ettore Bastianini, Chris Connor, Steve Shelley, Kristen Wilson, Joey Richter, Fuzzy Haskins, Mariko Shinoda, Peter Weir, Edward Arnold, Mika.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on August 14 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 14, 1978.
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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.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 14th August 1978 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on January 27, 1976. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +124. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on February 14, 1994. Your incompatibility score is -166. 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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In a room of 23 people there’s a 50% chance of two individuals having the same birthday (month and day only and not a leap year). The chance increases to 99.9% if there are 70 people in the room. You need at least 253 people in the room if you want someone to have the same birthday as you with 50% probability. This is called the birthday paradox or birthday problem. Try it out on your classroom, office, or sports team and confirm how many people share the same birthday.
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 19, 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 Western Australia 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 14th 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)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about August 14, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 226th day of 1978
- Day of week: Monday
- Day of week birthstone: Pearl
- Week index: 33rd Monday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Tuesday
- Day of week next year: Wednesday
- Day of week in 2020: Friday
- Days until next birthday: 244 days
- Age on next birthday: 41 years old
- Days since birth: 14,731 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,910 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.44 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 499
- Next full moon: December 22 at 17:50:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 22, 2010
- Age in dog years: 200 dog years old using a Siberian Husky breed
- Life path number and meaning: 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.
- 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: January 27, 1976 (+124)
- Worst compatible birthday: February 14, 1994 (-166)
- 1978 world population: 4,304,105,753
- Number one song: Three Times a Lady by Commodores (August 19, 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
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: December 5, 1985 – Angelica Michibata, Argentine-Japanese model; January 10, 1943 – Jim Croce, American singer-songwriter (d. 1973); February 5, 2001 – Juan Karlos Labajo, Filipino-German singer and actor.
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