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August 18, 1972 was a Friday and it was the 231st day of the year 1972. It was the 34th Friday of that year. 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 was Saturday. Next year it will be Sunday 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 327 days left before your next birthday. You will be 47 years old when that day comes. There have been 16,839 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 5,613 days or 15.37 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 570 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 25 at 02:54:00 GMT – Tuesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 26, 2004.
If a dog named Martha - a Vizsla breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 227 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 Martha will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Martha will age 4.5 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.
- 1904Max Factor, Jr.
- 1916Don Keefer
- 1935Howard Morrison
- 1939Harald Heide-Steen Jr.
- 1948Joseph Marcell
- 1961Birol Ünel
- 1965Ikue Ōtani
- 1966Kang Soo-yeon
- 1968Lee Seung-yeon
- 1989Nikki Bacolod
View the complete list of August 18 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 18.
- 1902Adamson-Eric, Estonian painter (d. 1968)
- 1904Max Factor, Jr., American businessman (d. 1996)
- 1920Godfrey Evans, English cricketer (d. 1999)
- 1949Nigel Griggs, English bass player, songwriter, and producer (Split Enz and Schnell Fenster)
- 1967Brian Michael Bendis, American author and illustrator
- 1969Everlast, American rapper (House of Pain and La Coka Nostra)
- 1971Jacob Vargas, Mexican-American actor and producer
- 1972Leo Ku, Hong Kong singer, actor, producer, and director
- 1980Esteban Cambiasso, Argentinian footballer
- 1983Cameron White, Australian cricketer
View the complete list of August 18 famous birthdays.
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.
- 1572Marriage in Paris, France, of the Huguenot King Henry III of Navarre to Margaret of Valois, in a supposed attempt to reconcile Protestants and Catholics.
- 1587Virginia Dare, granddaughter of Governor John White of the Colony of Roanoke, becomes the first English child born in the Americas.
- 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.
- 1877Asaph Hall discovers Martian moon Phobos.
- 1950Julien Lahaut, the chairman of the Communist Party of Belgium is assassinated by far-right elements.
- 1958Brojen Das from Bangladesh swims across the English Channel in a competition, as the first Bengali and the first Asian to do so. He came first among 39 competitors.
- 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.
- 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 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: Gage Golightly, John Bishop, Nestor Serrano, Leire Martínez, Dick Martin, Gustaf Molander, Stan Lee, Miho Kanno, G. Wood, Jimmy Swaggart.
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), Rat is the mythical animal and Water is the Eastern element of a person born on August 18, 1972.
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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 18th August 1972 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on April 22, 1948. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +126. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on February 19, 1994. Your incompatibility score is -155. 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 3,866,568,653. (U.S. Census Bureau)
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.
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 USA South-East approximately on 675. Your profession was sailor, shoemaker.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You’re always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: There is the invisible connection between material and spiritual world. Your lesson – to search, to find and to use this bridge.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 121,907,602 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1972. The estimated number of babies born on 18th August 1972 is 333,081. That’s equivalent to 231 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 Jennifer. This name was given to 63,604 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 71,405 times in the year 1972. Any chance you are Jennifer or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about August 18, 1972. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 231st day of 1972
- Day of week: Friday
- Day of week birthstone: Emerald
- Week index: 34th Friday of 1972
- Next same calendar year: 2028
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2020: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 327 days
- Age on next birthday: 47 years old
- Days since birth: 16,839 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,613 days
- Years spent sleeping: 15.37 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 570
- Next full moon: September 25 at 02:54:00 GMT – Tuesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 26, 2004
- Age in dog years: 227 dog years old using a Vizsla breed
- Life path number and meaning: 9 – It represents selflessness, forgiveness and creativity. You are the philanthropist, humanitarian, socially conscious, and are deeply concerned about the state of the world.
- 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: Water
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: April 22, 1948 (+126)
- Worst compatible birthday: February 19, 1994 (-155)
- 1972 world population: 3,866,568,653
- Number one song: Alone Again (Naturally) by Gilbert O’Sullivan (August 19, 1972)
- Babies born in 1972: 121,907,602
- Babies born in 1972 every day: 333,081
- Babies born in 1972 every minute: 231
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 63,604 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 71,405 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: July 21, 1943 – Edward Herrmann, American actor and singer (d. 2014); May 3, 1995 – Zach Sobiech, American singer-songwriter (d. 2013); August 13, 1936 – Kostas Hatzis, Greek singer-songwriter.
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