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August 18, 1953 was a Tuesday and it was the 230th day of the year 1953. It was the 33rd Tuesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1953 calendar will be in 2026. 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 Friday. 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 325 days left before your next birthday. You will be 71 years old when that day comes. There have been 25,608 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 8,536 days or 23.37 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 867 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 September 29 at 09:58:00 GMT – Friday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 26, 1985.
If a dog named Chickadee - a Fox Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 300 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 Chickadee will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Chickadee 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.
- 1933Roman Polanski
- 1935Gail Fisher
- 1957Diana Castle
- 1961Glenn Plummer
- 1968Lee Seung-yeon
- 1986Andreas Weise
- 1989Nikki Bacolod
- 1990Nicole Uysiuseng
- 1992Riko Narumi
View the complete list of August 18 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 18.
- 1450Marko Marulić, Croatian poet and author (d. 1524)
- 1700Baji Rao I, Indian emperor (d. 1740)
- 1903Charlotte Klamroth, German super-centenarian (d. 2015)
- 1956John Debney, American composer and conductor
- 1956Kelly Willard, American singer-songwriter
- 1961Glenn Plummer, American actor, producer, and screenwriter
- 1965Ikue Ōtani, Japanese voice actress
- 1984Sigourney Bandjar, Dutch footballer
- 1988Jack Hobbs, English footballer
- 1995Alīna Fjodorova, Latvian figure skater
View the complete list of August 18 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1838The Wilkes Expedition, which would explore the Puget Sound and Antarctica, weighs anchor at Hampton Roads.
- 1864American Civil War: Battle of Globe Tavern: Union forces try to cut a vital Confederate supply-line into Petersburg, Virginia, by attacking the Wilmington and Weldon Railroad.
- 1868French astronomer Pierre Janssen discovers helium.
- 1903German engineer Karl Jatho allegedly flies his self-made, motored gliding airplane four months before the first flight of the Wright brothers.
- 1920The Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution is ratified, guaranteeing women’s suffrage.
- 1940World War II: The Hardest Day air battle, part of the Battle of Britain. At that point, the largest aerial engagement in history with heavy losses sustained on both sides.
- 1950Julien Lahaut, the chairman of the Communist Party of Belgium is assassinated by far-right elements.
- 1958Vladimir Nabokov’s controversial novel Lolita is published in the United States.
- 1966Vietnam War: The Battle of Long Tan ensues after a patrol from the 6th Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment clashes with a Viet Cong force in Phước Tuy Province.
- 1977Steve Biko is arrested at a police roadblock under the Terrorism Act No. 83 of 1967 in King William’s Town, South Africa. He later dies from injuries sustained during this arrest bringing attention to South Africa’s apartheid policies.
View the complete list of August 18 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 18, and 1953 reveal that your Life Path number is 8. It represents experience, authority and endeavour. You are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Denise Filiatrault, Shane Tutmarc, Nene Otsuka, Joseph Castanon, Lew Anderson, Joyce Howard, Ricky Skaggs, Mo Collins, Joe Lynn Turner, Aliki Vougiouklaki.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on August 18 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), Snake is the mythical animal and Water is the Eastern element of a person born on August 18, 1953.
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 18th August 1953 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on August 14, 1965. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +186. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on January 11, 1961. Your score is -144. 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 2,682,053,389. (U.S. Census Bureau)
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 Africa approximately on 1725. Your profession was dancer, singer, actor.
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 97,861,773 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1953. The estimated number of babies born on 18th August 1953 is 268,114. That’s equivalent to 186 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 Mary. This name was given to 64,372 baby girls. For the boys it’s Robert. This name was recorded 86,195 times in the year 1953. Any chance you are Mary or Robert? (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 18, 1953. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 230th day of 1953
- Day of week: Tuesday
- Day of week birthstone: Ruby
- Week index: 33rd Tuesday of 1953
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Friday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2025: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 325 days
- Age on next birthday: 71 years old
- Days since birth: 25,608 days
- Days spent sleeping: 8,536 days
- Years spent sleeping: 23.37 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 867
- Next full moon: September 29 at 09:58:00 GMT – Friday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 26, 1985
- Age in dog years: 300 dog years old using a Fox Terrier breed
- Life path number and meaning: 8 – It represents experience, authority and endeavour. You are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth.
- 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: Snake
- Eastern zodiac element: Water
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: August 14, 1965 (+186)
- Worst compatible birthday: January 11, 1961 (-144)
- 1953 world population: 2,682,053,389
- Babies born in 1953: 97,861,773
- Babies born in 1953 every day: 268,114
- Babies born in 1953 every minute: 186
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 64,372 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Robert – 86,195 babies
- Roman numerals: XVIII.VIII.MCMLIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: December 6, 1955 – Steven Wright, American actor and screenwriter; August 18, 1961 – Birol Ünel, Turkish-German actor; January 11, 1973 – Eri Fukatsu, Japanese actress.
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