Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 2nd of August 1947 that no one tells you about. Don’t wait a minute longer and jump in using the content links below. Average read time of 10 minutes. Enjoy!
August 2, 1947 was a Saturday and it was the 214th day of the year 1947. It was the 31st Saturday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1947 calendar will be in 2025. 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 315 days left before your next birthday. You will be 73 years old when that day comes. There have been 26,349 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 8,783 days or 24.05 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 893 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 October 13 at 21:09:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 10, 1979.
If a dog named Gnomeo - a American Foxhound breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 344 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 Gnomeo will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Gnomeo 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.
- 1612Saskia van Uylenburgh
- 1905Myrna Loy
- 1915Gary Merrill
- 1956Isabel Pantoja
- 1959Victoria Jackson
- 1960Neal Morse
- 1964Mary-Louise Parker
- 1983Kim Jungah
- 1993Cassidy Gifford
View the complete list of August 2 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 2.
- 1674Philippe II, Duke of Orléans (d. 1723)
- 1875Mstislav Dobuzhinsky, Russian-American painter and illustrator (d. 1957)
- 1876Ravishankar Shukla, Indian lawyer and politician, 1st Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh (d. 1956)
- 1913Xavier Thaninayagam, Sri Lankan scholar and academic (d. 1980)
- 1919Nehemiah Persoff, Israeli-American actor and singer
- 1939Wes Craven, American director, producer, and screenwriter (d. 2015)
- 1943Tom Burgmeier, American baseball player and coach
- 1955Caleb Carr, American historian and author
- 1959Victoria Jackson, American actress and singer
- 1985David Hart Smith, Canadian wrestler
View the complete list of August 2 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1343Olivier de Clisson is found guilty of treason and beheaded at Les Halles in Paris. As a result, his wife, Jeanne de Clisson, sold their holding, bought a fleet of ships, and took to the sea as a pirate to seek revenge against King Philip VI of France and the nobility.
- 1377Russian troops are defeated in the Battle on Pyana River.
- 1798French Revolutionary Wars: The Battle of the Nile concludes in a British victory.
- 1869Japan’s samurai, farmer, artisan, merchant class system (Shinōkōshō) is abolished as part of the Meiji Restoration reforms. (Traditional Japanese date: June 25, 1869).
- 1873The Clay Street Hill Railroad begins operating the first cable car in San Francisco’s famous cable car system.
- 1897Anglo-Afghan War: The Siege of Malakand ends when a relief column is able to reach the British garrison in the Malakand states adjacent to India’s North West Frontier Province.
- 1937The Marihuana Tax Act of 1937 is passed in America, the effect of which is to render marijuana and all its by-products illegal.
- 1944World War II: The largest trade convoy of the world wars arrives safely in the Western Approaches.
- 1968An earthquake hits Casiguran, Aurora, Philippines killing more than 270 people and wounding 261.
- 1990Iraq invades Kuwait, eventually leading to the Gulf War.
View the complete list of August 2 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 2, and 1947 reveal that your Life Path number is 4. It represents growth, building and foundation. You are practical, down to earth with strong ideas about right and wrong.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Tim Reynolds, Reichen Lehmkuhl, Agustín González, Jim Belushi, Werner von Trapp, Brad Meltzer, Mónica Naranjo, Sid Krofft, Kano, Johnnie Fingers.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on August 2 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), Pig is the mythical animal and Fire is the Eastern element of a person born on August 2, 1947.
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 ‘Saturday’ is turquoise.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 2nd August 1947 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on November 14, 1971. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +220. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on January 28, 1958. Your incompatibility score is -219. 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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In a room of 23 people there’s a 50% chance of two individuals having the same birthday (month and day only and not a leap year). The chance increases to 99.9% if there are 70 people in the room. You need at least 253 people in the room if you want someone to have the same birthday as you with 50% probability. This is called the birthday paradox or birthday problem. Try it out on your classroom, office, or sports team and confirm how many people share the same birthday.
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 North Europe approximately on 1200. Your profession was trainer, holder of the fine animals, birds, insects.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere — politics, business, religion, housekeeping. Could be a leader.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.
Can you remember who you were?
In the United States, the most popular baby name is Linda. This name was given to 99,686 baby girls. For the boys it’s James. This name was recorded 94,756 times in the year 1947. Any chance you are Linda or James? (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 2, 1947. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 214th day of 1947
- Day of week: Saturday
- Day of week birthstone: Turquoise
- Week index: 31st Saturday of 1947
- Next same calendar year: 2025
- Day of week this year: Friday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2021: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 315 days
- Age on next birthday: 73 years old
- Days since birth: 26,349 days
- Days spent sleeping: 8,783 days
- Years spent sleeping: 24.05 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 893
- Next full moon: October 13 at 21:09:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 10, 1979
- Age in dog years: 344 dog years old using a American Foxhound breed
- Life path number and meaning: 4 – It represents growth, building and foundation. You are practical, down to earth with strong ideas about right and wrong.
- 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: Pig
- Eastern zodiac element: Fire
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: November 14, 1971 (+220)
- Worst compatible birthday: January 28, 1958 (-219)
- Popular girl’s name: Linda – 99,686 babies
- Popular boy’s name: James – 94,756 babies
- Roman numerals: II.VIII.MCMXLVII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: November 30, 1959 – Lorraine Kelly, Scottish journalist and actress; November 20, 1907 – Henri-Georges Clouzot, French director, producer, and screenwriter (d. 1977); December 25, 1958 – Cheryl Chase, American voice actress and singer.
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