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August 15, 1948 was a Sunday and it was the 228th day of the year 1948. It was the 33rd Sunday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1948 calendar will be in 2032. 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 208 days left before your next birthday. You will be 72 years old when that day comes. There have been 26,090 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 8,697 days or 23.81 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 884 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 9 at 07:35:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 23, 1980.
If a dog named Buns - a English Toy Spaniel breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 304 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 Buns will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Buns 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.
- 1860Henrietta Vinton Davis
- 1925Mike Connors
- 1931Paul McDowell
- 1943María Rojo
- 1967Peter Hermann
- 1973Amitabh Bhattacharjee
- 1980Natalie Press
- 1981Song Ji-hyo
- 1982Tsuyoshi Hayashi
- 1995Chief Keef
View the complete list of August 15 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 15.
- 1893Leslie Comrie, New Zealand astronomer and academic (d. 1950)
- 1912Julia Child, American chef and author (d. 2004)
- 1946William Waldegrave, Baron Waldegrave of North Hill, English academic and politician, Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster
- 1950Anne, Princess Royal of the United Kingdom
- 1961Arjun Sarja, Indian actor and director
- 1964Melinda Gates, American businesswoman and philanthropist, co-founded the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
- 1982Heather Carolin, American model and actress
- 1987Sean McAllister, English footballer
- 1989Belinda Peregrín, Spanish-Mexican singer-songwriter and actress
- 1989Joe Jonas, American singer-songwriter and actor (Jonas Brothers)
View the complete list of August 15 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 747Carloman, mayor of the palace of Austrasia, renounces his position as majordomo and retires to a monastery near Rome. His brother Pepin the Short becomes the sole ruler (de facto) of the Frankish Kingdom.
- 1309The city of Rhodes surrenders to the forces of the Knights of St. John, completing their conquest of Rhodes. The knights establish their headquarters on the island and rename themselves the Knights of Rhodes.
- 1517Seven Portuguese armed vessels led by Fernão Pires de Andrade meet Chinese officials at the Pearl River estuary.
- 1907Ordination in Constantinople of Fr. Raphael Morgan, the first African-American Orthodox priest, “Priest-Apostolic” to America and the West Indies.
- 1935Will Rogers and Wiley Post are killed after their aircraft develops engine problems during takeoff in Barrow, Alaska.
- 1939Thirteen Stukas dive into the ground during a disastrous air-practice at Neuhammer. There are no survivors.
- 1948The Republic of Korea is established south of the 38th parallel north.
- 1954Alfredo Stroessner begins his dictatorship in Paraguay.
- 1971Bahrain gains independence from the United Kingdom.
- 1998Omagh bombing in Northern Ireland, the worst terrorist incident of The Troubles.
View the complete list of August 15 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 15, and 1948 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: Tim Blake Nelson, Janine Turner, Cherie Johnson, Temuera Morrison, Paul Hartman, Alan McGee, Karen Knowles, Marian Anderson, M. G. Ramachandran, Gloria Grahame.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on August 15 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), Rat is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on August 15, 1948.
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 15th August 1948 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on December 23, 1953. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +184. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on December 31, 1967. Your score is -231. 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!
I do not know how you feel about this, but you were a male ♂ in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of USA South-West approximately on 1700. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, astronomer.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Timid, constrained, quiet person. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your main task – to make the world more beautiful. Physical and spiritual deserts are just waiting for your touch. Keep smiling!
Can you remember who you were?
In the United States, the most popular baby name is Linda. This name was given to 96,209 baby girls. For the boys it’s James. This name was recorded 88,588 times in the year 1948. Any chance you are Linda or James? (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 15, 1948. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 228th day of 1948
- Day of week: Sunday
- Day of week birthstone: Topaz
- Week index: 33rd Sunday of 1948
- Next same calendar year: 2032
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2022: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 208 days
- Age on next birthday: 72 years old
- Days since birth: 26,090 days
- Days spent sleeping: 8,697 days
- Years spent sleeping: 23.81 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 884
- Next full moon: February 9 at 07:35:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 23, 1980
- Age in dog years: 304 dog years old using a English Toy Spaniel 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: Rat
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: December 23, 1953 (+184)
- Worst compatible birthday: December 31, 1967 (-231)
- Popular girl’s name: Linda – 96,209 babies
- Popular boy’s name: James – 88,588 babies
- Roman numerals: XV.VIII.MCMXLVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: June 11, 1945 – Adrienne Barbeau, American actress and author; September 28, 1972 – John Light, English actor; August 5, 1937 – Carla Lane, English screenwriter and producer.
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