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August 2, 1974 was a Friday and it was the 214th day of the year 1974. It was the 31st Friday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1974 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 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 232 days left before your next birthday. You will be 46 years old when that day comes. There have been 16,570 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 5,523 days or 15.12 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 562 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 January 10 at 19:23:00 GMT – Friday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 10, 2006.
If a dog named Epstein - a English Foxhound breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 222 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 Epstein will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Epstein 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.
- 1905Myrna Loy
- 1929John Gale
- 1932Peter O'Toole
- 1935Betty Brosmer
- 1960Neal Morse
- 1961Cold 187um
- 1964Mary-Louise Parker
- 1983Kim Jungah
- 1992Hallie Eisenberg
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.
- 1900Holling C. Holling, American author and illustrator (d. 1973)
- 1924James Baldwin, American author, poet, playwright, and critic (d. 1987)
- 1939Wes Craven, American director, producer, and screenwriter (d. 2015)
- 1943Jon R. Cavaiani, English-American sergeant, Medal of Honor recipient (d. 2014)
- 1945Bunker Roy, Indian educator and activist
- 1955Tony Godden, English footballer and manager
- 1961Cold 187um, American rapper and producer (Above the Law)
- 1969Cedric Ceballos, American basketball player
- 1979Reuben Kosgei, Kenyan runner
- 1989Vanes-Mari Du Toit, South African netball player
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.
- 461Majorian is arrested near Tortona (Northern Italy) and deposed by the Suebian general Ricimer as puppet emperor.
- 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.
- 1830Charles X of France abdicates the throne in favor of his grandson Henri.
- 1870Tower Subway, the world’s first underground tube railway, opens in London, England, United Kingdom.
- 1873The Clay Street Hill Railroad begins operating the first cable car in San Francisco’s famous cable car system.
- 1903Fall of the Ottoman Empire: An unsuccessful uprising led by the Internal Macedonian Revolutionary Organization against Ottoman Turkey, also known as the Ilinden–Preobrazhenie Uprising, takes place.
- 1918Japan announces that it is deploying troops to Siberia in the aftermath of World War I.
- 1937The Marihuana Tax Act of 1937 is passed in America, the effect of which is to render marijuana and all its by-products illegal.
- 1973A flash fire kills 51 at the Summerland amusement centre at Douglas, Isle of Man.
- 1989A massacre is carried out by an Indian Peace Keeping Force in Sri Lanka killing 64 ethnic Tamil civilians.
View the complete list of August 2 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 2, and 1974 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: Olamide Faison, Jürgen Prochnow, Darius Rucker, Alexander Kluge, Kristin Cavallari, George Hickenlooper, Alan Davies, Peter Doyle, Lothaire Bluteau, Berry Berenson.
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), Tiger is the mythical animal and Wood is the Eastern element of a person born on August 2, 1974.
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 2nd August 1974 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on October 26, 1947. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +130. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on February 21, 1990. Your score is -172. 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.
Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 4,016,608,813. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Annie’s Song by John Denver as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 3, 1974). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
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 Southern England approximately on 1425. Your profession was farmer, weaver, tailor.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 121,673,775 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1974. The estimated number of babies born on 2nd August 1974 is 333,353. 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 63,112 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,583 times in the year 1974. Any chance you are Jennifer or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
What’s your bizarre Florida Man story? The #FloridaManChallenge is breaking the Internet and social media. Some crazy men, women, or creatures from the Sunshine State are making headlines every day of the year including your birthday. Try this fun exercise. Pick your search engine of choice and type in “florida man August 2” and see what kind of wild news headline you will get. This viral craze started in 2013 and gets resurrected now and then. The latest was from Tumblr and found its way to Twitter. As they say, the rest is history.
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, 1974. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 214th day of 1974
- Day of week: Friday
- Day of week birthstone: Emerald
- Week index: 31st Friday of 1974
- Next same calendar year: 2019
- Day of week this year: Friday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2021: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 232 days
- Age on next birthday: 46 years old
- Days since birth: 16,570 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,523 days
- Years spent sleeping: 15.12 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 562
- Next full moon: January 10 at 19:23:00 GMT – Friday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 10, 2006
- Age in dog years: 222 dog years old using a English 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: Tiger
- Eastern zodiac element: Wood
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: October 26, 1947 (+130)
- Worst compatible birthday: February 21, 1990 (-172)
- 1974 world population: 4,016,608,813
- Number one song: Annie’s Song by John Denver (August 3, 1974)
- Babies born in 1974: 121,673,775
- Babies born in 1974 every day: 333,353
- Babies born in 1974 every minute: 231
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 63,112 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,583 babies
- Roman numerals: II.VIII.MCMLXXIV
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: August 2, 1941 – Ede Staal, Dutch singer-songwriter (d. 1986); November 20, 1968 – Chew Chor Meng, Singaporean actor; January 12, 1965 – Alexandra Wentworth, American actress and producer.
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