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August 15, 1988 was a Monday and it was the 228th day of the year 1988. It was the 33rd Monday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1988 calendar will be in 2044. 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 Sunday. Next year it will be Monday and two years from now it will be Tuesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 323 days left before your next birthday. You will be 34 years old when that day comes. There have been 12,095 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 4,032 days or 11.04 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 410 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 October 20 at 14:58:00 GMT – Wednesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 23, 2020.
If a dog named Niya - a Finnish Lapphund breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 168 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 Niya will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Niya 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.
- 1934Bobby Byrd
- 1946Jimmy Webb
- 1947Jenny Hanley
- 1963Alejandro González Iñárritu
- 1963Lady Miss Kier
- 1969Kevin Cheng
- 1974Natasha Henstridge
- 1983Yōko Honda
- 1985Cogie Domingo
- 1986Natalia Kills
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.
- 1859Charles Comiskey, American baseball player and manager (d. 1931)
- 1896Catherine Doherty, Russian-Canadian activist, founded the Madonna House Apostolate (d. 1985)
- 1919Huntz Hall, American actor and singer (d. 1999)
- 1927Eddie Leadbeater, English cricketer (d. 2011)
- 1930Ageeda Paavel, Estonian activist
- 1946William Waldegrave, Baron Waldegrave of North Hill, English academic and politician, Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster
- 1970Maddie Corman, American actress
- 1981Brendan Hansen, American swimmer
- 1989Belinda Peregrín, Spanish-Mexican singer-songwriter and actress
- 1995Yui Ogura, Japanese voice actress and singer
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.
- 1461The Empire of Trebizond surrenders to the forces of Sultan Mehmed II. This is regarded by some historians as the real end of the Byzantine Empire. Emperor David is exiled and later murdered.
- 1519Panama City, Panama, is founded.
- 1599Nine Years’ War: Battle of Curlew Pass – Irish forces led by Hugh Roe O'Donnell successfully ambush English forces, led by Sir Conyers Clifford, sent to relieve Collooney Castle.
- 1843Tivoli Gardens, one of the oldest still intact amusement parks in the world, opens in Copenhagen, Denmark.
- 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.
- 1914World War I: The First Russian Army, led by Paul von Rennenkampf, enters East Prussia.
- 1915A story in New York World newspaper reveals that the Imperial German government had purchased excess phenol from Thomas Edison that could be used to make explosives for the war effort and diverted it to Bayer for aspirin production.
- 1971President Richard Nixon completes the break from the gold standard by ending convertibility of the United States dollar into gold by foreign investors.
- 1999Beni Ounif massacre in Algeria: Some 29 people are killed at a false roadblock near the Moroccan border, leading to temporary tensions with Morocco.
- 2005Israel’s unilateral disengagement plan to evict all Israelis from the Gaza Strip and from four settlements in the northern West Bank begins.
View the complete list of August 15 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 15, and 1988 reveal that your Life Path number is 22. It is a master number that represents practical idealism and material mastery. You were born under the most powerful and potentially the most successful of all Life Path numbers.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Viva Bianca, Helen McCrory, Mandy Patinkin, Juan Pablo Di Pace, Ashley Hinshaw, Holly Hallstrom, Ann Flood, Young Maylay, Elliott Gould, Liam James.
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), Dragon is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on August 15, 1988.
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 15th August 1988 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on August 25, 1987. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +152. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on June 21, 1971. Your score is -151. 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 5,114,557,167. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Roll With It by Steve Winwood as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 20, 1988). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
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 Mongolia approximately on 800. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, executor of sacrifices.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: You should develop self-love and ability to implant hope into hearts of people. Ambition – is not everything. True wealth is buried in your soul.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 139,142,510 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1988. The estimated number of babies born on 15th August 1988 is 380,171. That’s equivalent to 264 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 Jessica. This name was given to 51,538 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 64,133 times in the year 1988. Any chance you are Jessica or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
What’s your bizarre Florida Man story? The #FloridaManChallenge is breaking the Internet and social media. Some crazy men, women, or creatures from the Sunshine State are making headlines every day of the year including your birthday. Try this fun exercise. Pick your search engine of choice and type in “florida man August 15” and see what kind of wild news headline you will get. This viral craze started in 2013 and gets resurrected now and then. The latest was from Tumblr and found its way to Twitter. As they say, the rest is history.
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, 1988. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 228th day of 1988
- Day of week: Monday
- Day of week birthstone: Pearl
- Week index: 33rd Monday of 1988
- Next same calendar year: 2044
- Day of week this year: Sunday
- Day of week next year: Monday
- Day of week in 2023: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 323 days
- Age on next birthday: 34 years old
- Days since birth: 12,095 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,032 days
- Years spent sleeping: 11.04 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 410
- Next full moon: October 20 at 14:58:00 GMT – Wednesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 23, 2020
- Age in dog years: 168 dog years old using a Finnish Lapphund breed
- Life path number and meaning: 22 – It is a master number that represents practical idealism and material mastery. You were born under the most powerful and potentially the most successful of all Life Path numbers.
- 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: Dragon
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: August 25, 1987 (+152)
- Worst compatible birthday: June 21, 1971 (-151)
- 1988 world population: 5,114,557,167
- Number one song: Roll With It by Steve Winwood (August 20, 1988)
- Babies born in 1988: 139,142,510
- Babies born in 1988 every day: 380,171
- Babies born in 1988 every minute: 264
- Popular girl’s name: Jessica – 51,538 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 64,133 babies
- Roman numerals: XV.VIII.MCMLXXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: December 12, 1957 – Robert Lepage, Canadian actor, director, and screenwriter; October 24, 1971 – Caprice Bourret, American model and actress; February 10, 1979 – Daryl Palumbo, American singer-songwriter (Glassjaw, Head Automatica, and Color Film).
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