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August 15, 1956 was a Wednesday and it was the 228th day of the year 1956. The next time you can reuse your old 1956 calendar will be in 2040. 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 Tuesday. Next year it will be Wednesday and two years from now it will be Thursday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 82 days left before your next birthday. You will be 61 years old when that day comes. There have been 22,198 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 752 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.
- 1900Estelle Brody
- 1912Wendy Hiller
- 1915Signe Hasso
- 1933Bobby Helms
- 1947Jenny Hanley
- 1951Ann Biderman
- 1972Matthew Wood
- 1981Song Ji-hyo
- 1982Cori Yarckin
- 1989Joe Jonas
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for August 15.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 15.
- 1879Ethel Barrymore, American actress (d. 1959)
- 1881Alfred Wagenknecht, German-American activist and politician (d. 1956)
- 1912Amir Khan, Indian singer (d. 1974)
- 1919Dina Wadia, English-Pakistani daughter of Muhammad Ali Jinnah
- 1925Erik Schmidt, Swedish-Estonian painter and author (d. 2014)
- 1925Oscar Peterson, Canadian pianist and composer (d. 2007)
- 1958Victor Shenderovich, Russian journalist and radio host
- 1959Scott Altman, American captain, pilot, and astronaut
- 1963Lisa Opie, English squash player and coach
- 1985Leah Hackett, English actress
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 15.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1038King Stephen I, the first king of Hungary, dies; his nephew, Peter Orseolo, succeeds him.
- 1281Mongol invasion of Japan: The Mongolian fleet of Kublai Khan is destroyed by a “divine wind” for the second time in the Battle of Kōan.
- 1517Seven Portuguese armed vessels led by Fernão Pires de Andrade meet Chinese officials at the Pearl River estuary.
- 1760Seven Years’ War: Battle of Liegnitz – Frederick the Great’s victory over the Austrians under Ernst Gideon von Laudon.
- 1893Ibadan area becomes a British Protectorate after a treaty signed by Fijabi, the Baale of Ibadan with the British acting Governor of Lagos, George C. Denton.
- 1907Ordination in Constantinople of Fr. Raphael Morgan, the first African-American Orthodox priest, “Priest-Apostolic” to America and the West Indies.
- 1914A male servant of American architect Frank Lloyd Wright sets fire to the living quarters of the latter’s Wisconsin home, Taliesin, murders seven people and burns the living quarters to the ground.
- 1944World War II: Operation Dragoon: Allied forces land in southern France.
- 1952A flash flood drenches the town of Lynmouth, England, killing 34 people.
- 1971Bahrain gains independence from the United Kingdom.
View the complete list of historical events for August 15.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 15 and 1956 reveal that your Life Path number is 8. It represents experience, authority and endeavour. You are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Laila Boonyasak, Gene Leis, Tiiu Kuik, Jessica Michibata, Victor Mature, Lisa Ryder, Gail Fisher, Kristel Verbeke, David Brigati, Isaiah "Ikey" Owens.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 15 is Leo ♌. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Monkey is the mythical animal and Fire is the element of a person born on August 15, 1956.
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 ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: January 9, 1968 – Catalina Saavedra, Chilean actress; September 9, 1983 – Kristine Hermosa, Filipino model and actress; January 5, 1930 – Al Masini, American screenwriter and producer (d. 2010).
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