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August 2, 1978 was a Wednesday and it was the 214th day of the year 1978. The next time you can reuse your old 1978 calendar will be in 2017. 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 289 days left before your next birthday. You will be 40 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,321 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 485 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 November 4 at 05:24:00 GMT – Saturday.
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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.
- 1914Félix Leclerc
- 1915Gary Merrill
- 1919Nehemiah Persoff
- 1935Betty Brosmer
- 1940Will Tura
- 1943Julia Foster
- 1943Max Wright
- 1955Tim Dunigan
- 1959Apollonia Kotero
- 1992Charli XCX
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for August 2.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 2.
- 1922Betsy Bloomingdale, American philanthropist and socialite
- 1929Roy Crimmins, English trombonist and composer (d. 2014)
- 1943Rose Tremain, English author and academic
- 1951Andrew Gold, American singer-songwriter and producer (Wax) (d. 2011)
- 1953Butch Patrick, American actor and singer
- 1954Ken MacLeod, Scottish blogger and author
- 1970Philo Wallace, Barbadian cricketer
- 1974Phil Williams, English journalist and radio host
- 1978Kazuki Namioka, Japanese actor
- 1992Eddie Generazio, American poet and dancer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 2.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1934Gleichschaltung: Adolf Hitler becomes Führer of Germany following the death of President Paul von Hindenburg.
- 1939Albert Einstein and Leo Szilard write a letter to Franklin D. Roosevelt, urging him to begin the Manhattan Project to develop a nuclear weapon.
- 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.
- 1985Delta Air Lines Flight 191, a Lockheed L-1011 TriStar, crashes at Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport killing 137.
- 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.
- 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.
- 2014At least 146 people were killed and more than 114 injured in an explosion at a factory near Shanghai.
View the complete list of historical events for August 2.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 2 and 1978 reveal that your Life Path number is 8. It represents experience, authority and endeavour. You are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Michael Crafter, Prentis Hancock, Jaime King, Katie Griffin, John C. McGinley, Rita Rudner, María Dolores Pradera, Jean Knight, Edmond O'Brien, Jim White.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 2 is Leo ♌. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Horse is the mythical animal and Earth is the element of a person born on August 2, 1978.
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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 ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Miss You by The Rolling Stones as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 5, 1978). 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 Central England approximately on 1150. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, geologist.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You’re always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.
Can you remember who you were?
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: July 26, 1981 – Vildan Atasever, Turkish actress; February 10, 1927 – Leontyne Price, American soprano and actress; June 29, 1943 – Little Eva, American singer (d. 2003).
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