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August 2, 1976 was a Monday and it was the 215th day of the year 1976. The next time you can reuse your old 1976 calendar will be in 2032. 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 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 310 days left before your next birthday. You will be 42 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,030 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 509 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 5 at 18:41:00 GMT – Thursday.
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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.
- 1890Marin Sais
- 1911Ann Dvorak
- 1925John Dexter
- 1932Peter O'Toole
- 1937Garth Hudson
- 1943Max Wright
- 1957Butch Vig
- 1962Cynthia Stevenson
- 1980Uğur Rıfat Karlova
- 1983Kim Jungah
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.
- 1696Mahmud I, Ottoman sultan (d. 1754)
- 1927Peter Swinnerton-Dyer, English mathematician and academic
- 1935Hank Cochran, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 2010)
- 1936Anthony Payne, English composer and author
- 1938Terry Peck, Falkland Islander soldier (d. 2006)
- 1945Joanna Cassidy, American actress
- 1946James Howe, American journalist and author
- 1948Snoo Wilson, English playwright and screenwriter (d. 2013)
- 1959Johnny Kemp, Bahamian singer-songwriter and producer (d. 2015)
- 1970Kevin Smith, American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 2.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1776The signing of the United States Declaration of Independence took place.
- 1790The first United States Census is conducted.
- 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.
- 1939Albert Einstein and Leo Szilard write a letter to Franklin D. Roosevelt, urging him to begin the Manhattan Project to develop a nuclear weapon.
- 1943Rebellion in the Nazi death camp of Treblinka.
- 1944ASNOM: Birth of the Socialist Republic of Macedonia, celebrated as Day of the Republic in the Republic of Macedonia.
- 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.
- 1973A flash fire kills 51 at the Summerland amusement centre at Douglas, Isle of Man.
- 1990Iraq invades Kuwait, eventually leading to the Gulf War.
View the complete list of historical events for August 2.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 2 and 1976 reveal that your Life Path number is 6. It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Dori Caymmi, Charlie Barnett, Colin Friels, Valerie Weigmann, Broderick Crawford, Colin Munroe, Abner Biberman, Lee Hong-gi, Walter Koenig, Alan Hale, Jr..
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 2 is Leo ♌. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Dragon is the mythical animal and Fire is the element of a person born on August 2, 1976.
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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 ‘Monday’ is pearl.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Don’t Go Breaking My Heart by Elton John and Kiki Dee as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 7, 1976). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: June 12, 1962 – John Enos III, American actor; March 11, 1993 – Demi Harman, Australian actress; August 15, 1958 – Rondell Sheridan, American actor and director.
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