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August 18, 1972 was a Friday and it was the 231st day of the year 1972. The next time you can reuse your old 1972 calendar will be in 2028. 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 Friday. 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 85 days left before your next birthday. You will be 45 years old when that day comes. There have been 16,351 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 554 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 9 at 13:11:00 GMT – Friday.
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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.
- 1896Jack Pickford
- 1916Don Keefer
- 1935Howard Morrison
- 1943Martin Mull
- 1952Elayne Boosler
- 1964Craig Bierko
- 1970Malcolm-Jamal Warner
- 1971Aphex Twin
- 1977Mizuo Peck
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for August 18.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 18.
- 1774Meriwether Lewis, American soldier, explorer, and politician, co-leader of the Lewis and Clark Expedition (d. 1809)
- 1869Carl Rungius, German-American painter and educator (d. 1959)
- 1893Burleigh Grimes, American baseball player and manager (d. 1985)
- 1940Adam Makowicz, Polish-Canadian pianist and composer
- 1941Christopher Jones, American actor (d. 2014)
- 1952Patrick Swayze, American actor, singer, and dancer (d. 2009)
- 1956Sandeep Patil, Indian cricketer and coach
- 1969Edward Norton, American actor, singer, and producer
- 1980Rob Nguyen, Australian race car driver
- 1995Alīna Fjodorova, Latvian figure skater
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 18.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 684Battle of Marj Rahit: Umayyad partisans defeat the supporters of Ibn al-Zubayr and cement Umayyad control of Syria.
- 1612The trial of the Pendle witches, one of England’s most famous witch trials, begins at Lancaster Assizes.
- 1877Asaph Hall discovers Martian moon Phobos.
- 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.
- 1958Vladimir Nabokov’s controversial novel Lolita is published in the United States.
- 1963American civil rights movement: James Meredith becomes the first black person to graduate from the University of Mississippi.
- 1965Vietnam War: Operation Starlite begins: United States Marines destroy a Viet Cong stronghold on the Van Tuong peninsula in the first major American ground battle of the war.
- 1971Vietnam War: Australia and New Zealand decide to withdraw their troops from Vietnam.
- 1989Leading presidential hopeful Luis Carlos Galán is assassinated near Bogotá in Colombia.
- 2008War of Afghanistan: Uzbin Valley ambush occurs.
View the complete list of historical events for August 18.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 18 and 1972 reveal that your Life Path number is 9. It represents selflessness, forgiveness and creativity. You are the philanthropist, humanitarian, socially conscious, and are deeply concerned about the state of the world.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Ryan Potter, Wallace Beery, John Polson, Yves Montand, Arata Iura, Harold Hunter, Toshiyuki Toyonaga, Elizabeth Perkins, Diandra Newlin, Jamie Oliver.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 18 is Leo ♌. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Rat is the mythical animal and Water is the element of a person born on August 18, 1972.
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.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Alone Again (Naturally) by Gilbert O’Sullivan as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 19, 1972). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: April 16, 1988 – Jullie, Brazilian singer-songwriter and actress; October 8, 1977 – Jamie Marchi, American voice actress, director, and screenwriter; December 2, 1979 – Sabina Babayeva, Azerbaijani singer.
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