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August 2, 1946 was a Friday and it was the 214th day of the year 1946. The next time you can reuse your old 1946 calendar will be in 2019. 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 Wednesday. Next year it will be Thursday and two years from now it will be Friday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 41 days left before your next birthday. You will be 71 years old when that day comes. There have been 25,892 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 877 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.
- 1912Palle Huld
- 1915Gary Merrill
- 1924Carroll O'Connor
- 1935Betty Brosmer
- 1941Ede Staal
- 1944Naná Vasconcelos
- 1957Butch Vig
- 1961Pete de Freitas
- 1972Justyna Steczkowska
- 1978Kazuki Namioka
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for August 2.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 2.
- 1674Philippe II, Duke of Orléans (d. 1723)
- 1861Prafulla Chandra Ray, Bangladeshi chemist and academic (d. 1944)
- 1884Rómulo Gallegos, Venezuelan author and politician, 46th President of Venezuela (d. 1969)
- 1925John Dexter, English director and producer (d. 1990)
- 1946James Howe, American journalist and author
- 1948Snoo Wilson, English playwright and screenwriter (d. 2013)
- 1963Laura Bennett, American architect and fashion designer
- 1966Tim Wakefield, American baseball player and sportscaster
- 1975Ingrid Rubio, Spanish actress
- 1979Donna Air, English model, actress, and singer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 2.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 338 BCA Macedonian army led by Philip II defeated the combined forces of Athens and Thebes in the Battle of Chaeronea, securing Macedonian hegemony in Greece and the Aegean.
- 1830Charles X of France abdicates the throne in favor of his grandson Henri.
- 1869Japan’s samurai, farmer, artisan, merchant class system (Shinōkōshō) is abolished as part of the Meiji Restoration reforms. (Traditional Japanese date: June 25, 1869).
- 1922A typhoon hits Shantou, Republic of China killing more than 50,000 people.
- 1932The positron (antiparticle of the electron) is discovered by Carl D. Anderson.
- 1937The Marihuana Tax Act of 1937 is passed in America, the effect of which is to render marijuana and all its by-products illegal.
- 1943World War II: The Motor Torpedo Boat PT-109 is rammed by the Japanese destroyer Amagiri and sinks. Lt. John F. Kennedy, future U.S. President, saves all but two of his crew.
- 1947A British South American Airways Avro Lancastrian airliner crashes into a mountain during a flight from Buenos Aires, Argentina to Santiago, Chile. The wreckage would not be found until 1998.
- 1964Vietnam War: Gulf of Tonkin incident: North Vietnamese gunboats allegedly fire on the U.S. destroyer USS Maddox.
- 2005Air France Flight 358, lands at Toronto Pearson International Airport, and runs off the runway causing the plane to burst into flames leaving 12 injuries and no fatalities.
View the complete list of historical events for August 2.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 2 and 1946 reveal that your Life Path number is 3. It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Gloria Henry, Fletcher Dragge, Lee Sung-jae, Randy Jones, Jonas Armstrong, Candis Cayne, Robert Forster, Einar Örn Benediktsson, Gian Magdangal, Patricia Barber.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 2 is Leo ♌. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Dog is the mythical animal and Fire is the element of a person born on August 2, 1946.
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.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: November 6, 1925 – Michel Bouquet, French actor; March 6, 1975 – Aracely Arámbula, Mexican actress and singer; November 3, 1971 – Dylan Moran, Irish comedian, actor, and screenwriter.
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