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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 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 68 days left before your next birthday. You will be 41 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,907 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 505 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 June 9 at 13:11:00 GMT – Friday.
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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
- 1900Helen Morgan
- 1941Ede Staal
- 1944Naná Vasconcelos
- 1953Donnie Munro
- 1955Tim Dunigan
- 1959Victoria Jackson
- 1974Angie Cepeda
- 1983Kim Jungah
- 1993Cassidy Gifford
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.
- 1871John French Sloan, American painter and illustrator (d. 1951)
- 1914Big Walter Price, American singer-songwriter and pianist (d. 2012)
- 1920Augustus Rowe, Canadian physician and politician (d. 2013)
- 1925John Dexter, English director and producer (d. 1990)
- 1932Lamar Hunt, American businessman, co-founded the American Football League and World Championship Tennis (d. 2006)
- 1945Alex Jesaulenko, Austrian-Australian footballer and coach
- 1959Apollonia Kotero, American singer and actress (Apollonia 6)
- 1966Tim Wakefield, American baseball player and sportscaster
- 1971Michael Hughes, Irish footballer and manager
- 1973Hiroyuki Goto, Japanese game designer, created Kotoba no Puzzle: Mojipittan
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.
- 461Majorian is arrested near Tortona (Northern Italy) and deposed by the Suebian general Ricimer as puppet emperor.
- 1873The Clay Street Hill Railroad begins operating the first cable car in San Francisco’s famous cable car system.
- 1922A typhoon hits Shantou, Republic of China killing more than 50,000 people.
- 1923Vice President Calvin Coolidge becomes U.S. President upon the death of President Warren G. Harding.
- 1932The positron (antiparticle of the electron) is discovered by Carl D. Anderson.
- 1944ASNOM: Birth of the Socialist Republic of Macedonia, celebrated as Day of the Republic in the Republic of Macedonia.
- 1989Pakistan is re-admitted to the Commonwealth of Nations after having restored democracy for the first time since 1972.
- 1990Iraq invades Kuwait, eventually leading to the Gulf War.
- 1998The Second Congo War begins.
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: Mia Wasikowska, Kevin Whately, Robert Nighthawk, Callum Blue, Nicole Scherzinger, Bob Rock, Julian Barratt, Hwangbo, Margo Stilley, Subhash Ghai.
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.
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: May 25, 1909 – Marie Menken, American actress, director, and painter (d. 1970); August 16, 1963 – Christine Cavanaugh, American actress and singer (d. 2014); April 12, 1947 – Dan Lauria, American actor.
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