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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 57 days left before your next birthday. You will be 45 years old when that day comes. There have been 16,379 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 555 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 July 9 at 04:09:00 GMT – Sunday.
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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.
- 1918Cisco Houston
- 1943Sarah Dash
- 1952Patrick Swayze
- 1957Diana Castle
- 1957Ron Strykert
- 1958Madeleine Stowe
- 1961Glenn Plummer
- 1968Lee Seung-yeon
- 1978Andy Samberg
- 1987Siri Tollerød
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.
- 1920Bob Kennedy, American baseball player and manager (d. 2005)
- 1928Marge Schott, American businesswoman (d. 2004)
- 1943Sarah Dash, American singer-songwriter and actress (Labelle)
- 1944Paula Danziger, American author (d. 2004)
- 1952Ricardo Villa, Argentinian footballer and coach
- 1960Fat Lever, American basketball player and sportscaster
- 1980Athina Papayianni, Greek race walker
- 1980Esteban Cambiasso, Argentinian footballer
- 1983Dmitri Antoni, Estonian figure skater
- 1990Elliot Justham, English footballer
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.
- 1848Camila O'Gorman and Ladislao Gutierrez are executed on the orders of Argentine dictator Juan Manuel de Rosas.
- 1868French astronomer Pierre Janssen discovers helium.
- 1917A Great Fire in Thessaloniki, Greece destroys 32% of the city leaving 70,000 individuals homeless.
- 1938The Thousand Islands Bridge, connecting New York, United States with Ontario, Canada over the Saint Lawrence River, is dedicated by U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt.
- 1945Sukarno takes office as the first president of Indonesia, following the country’s declaration of independence the previous day.
- 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.
- 1983Hurricane Alicia hits the Texas coast, killing 22 people and causing over US$1 billion in damage (1983 dollars).
- 1989Leading presidential hopeful Luis Carlos Galán is assassinated near Bogotá in Colombia.
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: Laurel Aitken, Elly Annie Schneider, Chris O'Dowd, Dolph Lundgren, Tusshar Kapoor, Dean Stockwell, Corinne Bailey Rae, Won Bin, Erin O'Connor, Mordechai Ben David.
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: September 15, 1974 – Arata Iura, Japanese actor, model, and fashion designer; August 3, 1956 – Dave Cloud, American singer-songwriter and actor (d. 2015); September 8, 1987 – Asaya Kimijima, Japanese model and actor.
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