Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 15th of August 2008 that no one tells you about. Don’t wait a minute longer and jump in using the content links below. Average read time of 10 minutes. Enjoy!
August 15, 2008 was a Friday and it was the 228th day of the year 2008. It was the 33rd Friday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 2008 calendar will be in 2036. 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 169 days left before your next birthday. You will be 12 years old when that day comes. There have been 4,214 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 1,405 days or 3.85 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 143 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 March 9 at 17:49:00 GMT – Monday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) will happen sometime on April 23, 2040.
If a dog named Mufflet - a Maltipoo breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 64 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 Mufflet will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Mufflet 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
- 1919Huntz Hall
- 1921August Kowalczyk
- 1923Rose Marie
- 1924Werner Abrolat
- 1933Bobby Helms
- 1981Song Ji-hyo
- 1986Samantha Crain
- 1988Zaira Nara
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.
- 1879Ethel Barrymore, American actress (d. 1959)
- 1896Paul Outerbridge, American photographer and educator (d. 1958)
- 1905Emile St. Godard, Canadian dog sled racer (d. 1948)
- 1925Münir Özkul, Turkish actor
- 1962Tom Colicchio, American chef and author
- 1969Cris Judd, American actor, dancer, and choreographer
- 1982Casey Burgener, American weightlifter
- 1984Zack Lee, Indonesian actor and boxer
- 1988Oussama Assaidi, Moroccan footballer
- 1989Kristina Karjalainen, Estonian-Finnish model, Miss Estonia 2013
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.
- 1185The cave city of Vardzia is consecrated by Queen Tamar of Georgia.
- 1248The foundation stone of Cologne Cathedral, built to house the relics of the Three Wise Men, is laid. (Construction is eventually completed in 1880.)
- 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.
- 1483Pope Sixtus IV consecrates the Sistine Chapel.
- 1824The Marquis de Lafayette, the last surviving French general of the American Revolutionary War, arrives in New York and begins a tour of 24 states.
- 1907Ordination in Constantinople of Fr. Raphael Morgan, the first African-American Orthodox priest, “Priest-Apostolic” to America and the West Indies.
- 1914World War I: The First Russian Army, led by Paul von Rennenkampf, enters East Prussia.
- 1947India gains Independence from British rule after near 190 years of Crown rule and joins the Commonwealth of Nations.
- 1965The Beatles play to nearly 60,000 fans at Shea Stadium in New York City, an event later regarded as the birth of stadium rock.
- 1977The Big Ear, a radio telescope operated by Ohio State University as part of the SETI project, receives a radio signal from deep space; the event is named the “Wow! signal” from the notation made by a volunteer on the project.
View the complete list of August 15 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 15, and 2008 reveal that your Life Path number is 6. It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Laura Breckenridge, John Oliver, Goldie Hawn, Séamus Egan, Chris Albertson, Debra Jo Rupp, Michael Cerveris, Adam Yauch, Clare Holman, Richard Chamberlain.
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, 2008.
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 ‘Friday’ is emerald.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 15th August 2008 is Poppy for preparedness.
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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 6,709,049,780. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was I Kissed a Girl by Katy Perry as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 16, 2008). 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 Egypt approximately on 1100. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, cathedrals.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Ruthless character, carefully weighing your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 137,464,471 babies were born throughout the world in the year 2008. The estimated number of babies born on 15th August 2008 is 375,586. That’s equivalent to 261 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 Emma. This name was given to 18,809 baby girls. For the boys it’s Jacob. This name was recorded 22,591 times in the year 2008. Any chance you are Emma or Jacob? (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, 2008. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 228th day of 2008
- Day of week: Friday
- Day of week birthstone: Emerald
- Week index: 33rd Friday of 2008
- Next same calendar year: 2036
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2022: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 169 days
- Age on next birthday: 12 years old
- Days since birth: 4,214 days
- Days spent sleeping: 1,405 days
- Years spent sleeping: 3.85 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 143
- Next full moon: March 9 at 17:49:00 GMT – Monday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 23, 2040
- Age in dog years: 64 dog years old using a Maltipoo breed
- Life path number and meaning: 6 – It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
- 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
- 2008 world population: 6,709,049,780
- Number one song: I Kissed a Girl by Katy Perry (August 16, 2008)
- Babies born in 2008: 137,464,471
- Babies born in 2008 every day: 375,586
- Babies born in 2008 every minute: 261
- Popular girl’s name: Emma – 18,809 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Jacob – 22,591 babies
- Roman numerals: XV.VIII.MMVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: March 5, 1948 – A. Rafiq, Indonesian singer and actor (d. 2013); December 29, 1928 – Bernard Cribbins, English actor, singer, and director; December 22, 1966 – Sayuri Kokushō, Japanese actress and singer.
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