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August 15, 1978 was a Tuesday and it was the 227th day of the year 1978. It was the 33rd Tuesday 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 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 201 days left before your next birthday. You will be 42 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,140 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 5,047 days or 13.82 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 513 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, 2010.
If a dog named Hap - a Scottish Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 184 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 Hap will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Hap 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.
- 1912Amir Khan
- 1925Mike Connors
- 1961Arjun Sarja
- 1969Bernard Fanning
- 1970Anthony Anderson
- 1970Ben Silverman
- 1980Natalie Press
- 1984Zack Lee
- 1986Maria Fowler
- 1989Joe Jonas
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.
- 1385Richard de Vere, 11th Earl of Oxford, English commander (d. 1417)
- 1890Jacques Ibert, French composer and educator (d. 1962)
- 1905Emile St. Godard, Canadian dog sled racer (d. 1948)
- 1924Phyllis Schlafly, American lawyer and activist
- 1926John Silber, American philosopher and academic (d. 2012)
- 1933Michael Rutter, Lebanese-English psychiatrist and academic
- 1939Bill Wratten, English air marshal
- 1970Maya Soetoro-Ng, Indonesian-American academic
- 1972Ben Affleck, American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter
- 1993Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, English footballer
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.
- 636Arab–Byzantine wars: The Battle of Yarmouk between Byzantine Empire and Rashidun Caliphate begins.
- 1540Arequipa, Peru, is founded.
- 1760Seven Years’ War: Battle of Liegnitz – Frederick the Great’s victory over the Austrians under Ernst Gideon von Laudon.
- 1843Tivoli Gardens, one of the oldest still intact amusement parks in the world, opens in Copenhagen, Denmark.
- 1863The Anglo-Satsuma War begins between the Satsuma Domain of Japan and the United Kingdom (Traditional Japanese date: July 2, 1863).
- 1947India gains Independence from British rule after near 190 years of Crown rule and joins the Commonwealth of Nations.
- 1948The Republic of Korea is established south of the 38th parallel north.
- 1962James Joseph Dresnok defects to North Korea after running across the Korean Demilitarized Zone. Dresnok still resides in the capital, Pyongyang.
- 1971Bahrain gains independence from the United Kingdom.
- 1995In South Carolina, Shannon Faulkner becomes the first female cadet matriculated at The Citadel (she drops out less than a week later).
View the complete list of August 15 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 15, and 1978 reveal that your Life Path number is 3. It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Hattie McDaniel, Pierre Lebeau, John Bunnell, Daniel Boulanger, Stephen Poliakoff, Rebecca Eaton, Hollie Smith, Sharon Twomey, Marco Sison, Big Chocolate.
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), Horse is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on August 15, 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 ‘Tuesday’ is ruby.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 15th August 1978 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on January 25, 2000. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +138. 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 score is -186. 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!
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 15th 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)
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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, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 227th day of 1978
- Day of week: Tuesday
- Day of week birthstone: Ruby
- Week index: 33rd Tuesday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2022: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 201 days
- Age on next birthday: 42 years old
- Days since birth: 15,140 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,047 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.82 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 513
- Next full moon: February 9 at 07:35:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 23, 2010
- Age in dog years: 184 dog years old using a Scottish Terrier breed
- Life path number and meaning: 3 – It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
- 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 25, 2000 (+138)
- Worst compatible birthday: February 14, 1994 (-186)
- 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
- Roman numerals: XV.VIII.MCMLXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: March 26, 1968 – Kenny Chesney, American singer-songwriter and guitarist; March 31, 1980 – Trenyce, American singer and actress; January 22, 1960 – Michael Hutchence, Australian singer-songwriter and actor (INXS and Max Q) (d. 1997).
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