Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 16th 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 16, 2008 was a Saturday and it was the 229th day of the year 2008. It was the 33rd Saturday 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 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 75 days left before your next birthday. You will be 12 years old when that day comes. There have been 4,308 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 1,436 days or 3.93 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 146 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 5 at 19:15:00 GMT – Friday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) will happen sometime on April 24, 2040.
If a dog named Torga - a Alaskan Malamute breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 77 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 Torga will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Torga will age 5-6 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.
- 1927Lois Nettleton
- 1930Frank Gifford
- 1934John Standing
- 1937Lorraine Gary
- 1946Lesley Ann Warren
- 1947Marc Messier
- 1953Kathie Lee Gifford
- 1954James Cameron
- 1961Urara Takano
- 1967Ulrika Jonsson
View the complete list of August 16 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 16.
- 1815John Bosco, Italian priest and educator (d. 1888)
- 1821Arthur Cayley, English mathematician and academic (d. 1895)
- 1858Arthur Achleitner, German author (d. 1927)
- 1902Georgette Heyer, English author (d. 1974)
- 1974Shivnarine Chanderpaul, Guyanese cricketer
- 1975Magic, American rapper (504 Boyz and Body Head Bangerz) (d. 2013)
- 1983Nikolaos Zisis, Greek basketball player
- 1985Arden Cho, American model, actress, and singer
- 1987Kyal Marsh, Australian actor and gymnast
- 1992Zawachin, Japanese model
View the complete list of August 16 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 963Nikephoros II Phokas is crowned emperor of the Byzantine Empire.
- 1793French Revolution: A levée en masse is decreed by the National Convention.
- 1812War of 1812: American General William Hull surrenders Fort Detroit without a fight to the British Army.
- 1896Skookum Jim Mason, George Carmack and Dawson Charlie discover gold in a tributary of the Klondike River in Canada, setting off the Klondike Gold Rush.
- 1930The first British Empire Games were opened in Hamilton, Ontario by the Governor General of Canada, the Viscount Willingdon.
- 1930The first color sound cartoon, called Fiddlesticks, is made by Ub Iwerks.
- 1954The first issue of Sports Illustrated is published.
- 1972In an unsuccessful coup d'état attempt, the Royal Moroccan Air Force fires upon Hassan II of Morocco’s plane while he is traveling back to Rabat.
- 1989A solar flare from the Sun creates a geomagnetic storm that affects micro chips, leading to a halt of all trading on Toronto’s stock market.
- 2013The ferry St. Thomas Aquinas collides with a cargo ship and sinks at Cebu, Philippines, killing 61 people and 59 others missing.
View the complete list of August 16 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 16, and 2008 reveal that your Life Path number is 7. It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Lance King, Jerzy Stuhr, Deborah Raffin, Stefan Raab, Caitlin EJ Meyer, Teddy Sears, Erin Cardillo, Věra Chytilová, Aaron Paul, FKA twigs.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on August 16 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 16, 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 ‘Saturday’ is turquoise.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 16th 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 Philippines 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 16th 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)
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 16” 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 16, 2008. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 229th day of 2008
- Day of week: Saturday
- Day of week birthstone: Turquoise
- Week index: 33rd Saturday of 2008
- Next same calendar year: 2036
- Day of week this year: Sunday
- Day of week next year: Monday
- Day of week in 2022: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 75 days
- Age on next birthday: 12 years old
- Days since birth: 4,308 days
- Days spent sleeping: 1,436 days
- Years spent sleeping: 3.93 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 146
- Next full moon: June 5 at 19:15:00 GMT – Friday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 24, 2040
- Age in dog years: 77 dog years old using a Alaskan Malamute breed
- Life path number and meaning: 7 – It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
- 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: XVI.VIII.MMVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: July 31, 1997 – Barbie Forteza, Filipino actress and singer; December 3, 1985 – Sıla Şahin, German model and actress; August 22, 1970 – George Canyon, Canadian singer, guitarist, and actor.
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