Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 2nd of August 1981 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, 1981 was a Sunday and it was the 214th day of the year 1981. It was the 31st Sunday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1981 calendar will be in 2026. 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 Monday. Next year it will be Tuesday and two years from now it will be Wednesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 102 days left before your next birthday. You will be 40 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,508 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 4,836 days or 13.24 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 491 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 April 27 at 03:34:00 GMT – Tuesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 10, 2013.
If a dog named Hermann - a Chesapeake Bay Retriever breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 195 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 Hermann will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Hermann 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.
- 1924Carroll O'Connor
- 1938Paul Jenkins
- 1941Ede Staal
- 1943Julia Foster
- 1943Max Wright
- 1948Andy Fairweather Low
- 1951Andrew Gold
- 1955Tim Dunigan
- 1978Kazuki Namioka
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.
- 1899Charles Bennett, English director and screenwriter (d. 1995)
- 1915Gary Merrill, American actor and singer (d. 1990)
- 1920Augustus Rowe, Canadian physician and politician (d. 2013)
- 1940Beko Ransome-Kuti, Nigerian physician and activist (d. 2006)
- 1942Juan Formell, Cuban singer-songwriter and bass player (Los Van Van) (d. 2014)
- 1945Bunker Roy, Indian educator and activist
- 1968Stefan Effenberg, German footballer and sportscaster
- 1970Kevin Smith, American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter
- 1981Alexander Emelianenko, Russian mixed martial artist and boxer
- 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.
- 1274Edward I of England returns from the Ninth Crusade and is crowned King seventeen days later.
- 1776The signing of the United States Declaration of Independence took place.
- 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.
- 1943Rebellion in the Nazi death camp of Treblinka.
- 1943World War II: The Motor Torpedo Boat PT-109 is rammed by the Japanese destroyer Amagiri and sinks. Lt. John F. Kennedy, future U.S. President, saves all but two of his crew.
- 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.
- 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.
View the complete list of August 2 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 2, and 1981 reveal that your Life Path number is 11. It is a master number that represents intuition, idealism and invention. You have the potential to be a source of inspiration and illumination for people.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Joey Lawrence, Jacqueline Anderson, 9th Wonder, Miles Teller, Royston Tan, Ashley Callie, KSIOlajidebt, Michael Mittermeier, Charlie McDermott, Zohra Lampert.
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), Rooster is the mythical animal and Metal is the Eastern element of a person born on August 2, 1981.
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 ‘Sunday’ is topaz.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 2nd August 1981 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on May 24, 1964. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +98. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on June 22, 2003. Your score is -110. 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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Q: What do you call a person who shares the same birthday?
A: Birthday twins – easy!
Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 4,534,410,125. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Jessie’s Girl by Rick Springfield as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 8, 1981). 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 New Guinea approximately on 1725. Your profession was dancer, singer, actor.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 127,030,934 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1981. The estimated number of babies born on 2nd August 1981 is 348,030. That’s equivalent to 242 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 57,049 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 68,765 times in the year 1981. 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, 1981. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 214th day of 1981
- Day of week: Sunday
- Day of week birthstone: Topaz
- Week index: 31st Sunday of 1981
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Monday
- Day of week next year: Tuesday
- Day of week in 2023: Wednesday
- Days until next birthday: 102 days
- Age on next birthday: 40 years old
- Days since birth: 14,508 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,836 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.24 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 491
- Next full moon: April 27 at 03:34:00 GMT – Tuesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 10, 2013
- Age in dog years: 195 dog years old using a Chesapeake Bay Retriever breed
- Life path number and meaning: 11 – It is a master number that represents intuition, idealism and invention. You have the potential to be a source of inspiration and illumination for people.
- 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: Rooster
- Eastern zodiac element: Metal
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: May 24, 1964 (+98)
- Worst compatible birthday: June 22, 2003 (-110)
- 1981 world population: 4,534,410,125
- Number one song: Jessie’s Girl by Rick Springfield (August 8, 1981)
- Babies born in 1981: 127,030,934
- Babies born in 1981 every day: 348,030
- Babies born in 1981 every minute: 242
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 57,049 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 68,765 babies
- Roman numerals: II.VIII.MCMLXXXI
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: March 7, 1973 – Sébastien Izambard, French tenor and producer (Il Divo); March 27, 1969 – Francie Swift, American actress; September 23, 1954 – Charlie Barnett, American actor (d. 1996).
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