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August 15, 1996 was a Thursday and it was the 228th day of the year 1996. It was the 33rd Thursday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1996 calendar will be in 2024. 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 Thursday. Next year it will be Saturday and two years from now it will be Sunday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 116 days left before your next birthday. You will be 23 years old when that day comes. There have been 8,284 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 2,761 days or 7.56 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 281 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 May 18 at 21:13:00 GMT – Saturday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) will happen sometime on April 23, 2028.
If a dog named Teva - a Australian Shepherd breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 119 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 Teva will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Teva 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.
- 1961Arjun Sarja
- 1969Cris Judd
- 1974Gry Bay
- 1977Nicole Paggi
- 1982Tsuyoshi Hayashi
- 1985Andrea Lewis
- 1985Santiago Stieben
- 1986Maria Fowler
- 1986Natalia Kills
- 1989Belinda Peregrín
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.
- 1740Matthias Claudius, German poet and author (d. 1815)
- 1921August Kowalczyk, Polish actor and director (d. 2012)
- 1951Ann Biderman, American screenwriter and producer
- 1958Rondell Sheridan, American actor and director
- 1962Tom Colicchio, American chef and author
- 1963Alejandro González Iñárritu, Mexican director, producer, and screenwriter
- 1965Rob Thomas, American author, screenwriter, and producer
- 1967Tony Hand, Scottish ice hockey player and coach
- 1974Gry Bay, Danish actress and singer
- 1975Brendan Morrison, Canadian ice hockey player
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.
- 778The Battle of Roncevaux Pass, at which Roland is killed.
- 1185The cave city of Vardzia is consecrated by Queen Tamar of Georgia.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 1971Bahrain gains independence from the United Kingdom.
- 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 1996 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: Janeane Garofalo, Ayame Misaki, Rupert Penry-Jones, Louise Mandrell, Gordon Scott, Callum Keith Rennie, Mig Ayesa, C. Ernst Harth, Dodi Fayed, Michael Tucci.
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 Fire is the Eastern element of a person born on August 15, 1996.
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 ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 15th August 1996 is Poppy for preparedness.
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Q: What do you call a person who shares the same birthday?
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Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 5,779,440,593. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 17, 1996). 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 Turkey approximately on 750. Your profession was handicraftsman, mechanic.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – development and expansion of your mental consciousness. Find good teacher, spend a part of your time and energy on his wisdom.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 131,354,612 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1996. The estimated number of babies born on 15th August 1996 is 358,892. That’s equivalent to 249 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 Emily. This name was given to 25,151 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 38,365 times in the year 1996. Any chance you are Emily or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
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Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about August 15, 1996. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 228th day of 1996
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 33rd Thursday of 1996
- Next same calendar year: 2024
- Day of week this year: Thursday
- Day of week next year: Saturday
- Day of week in 2021: Sunday
- Days until next birthday: 116 days
- Age on next birthday: 23 years old
- Days since birth: 8,284 days
- Days spent sleeping: 2,761 days
- Years spent sleeping: 7.56 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 281
- Next full moon: May 18 at 21:13:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 23, 2028
- Age in dog years: 119 dog years old using a Australian Shepherd 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: Rat
- Eastern zodiac element: Fire
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- 1996 world population: 5,779,440,593
- Number one song: Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio (August 17, 1996)
- Babies born in 1996: 131,354,612
- Babies born in 1996 every day: 358,892
- Babies born in 1996 every minute: 249
- Popular girl’s name: Emily – 25,151 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 38,365 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: January 5, 1984 – Nao Nagasawa, Japanese actress, voice actress, and singer; February 22, 1977 – Timo Rose, German actor, director, and producer; October 27, 1937 – Lara Parker, American actress and author.
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