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August 20, 1916 was a Sunday and it was the 233rd day of the year 1916. The next time you can reuse your old 1916 calendar will be in 2028. 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 Sunday. Next year it will be Monday and two years from now it will be Tuesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 83 days left before your next birthday. You will be 101 years old when that day comes. There have been 36,807 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 1,246 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.
- 1923Jim Reeves
- 1937El Fary
- 1946Ralf Hütter
- 1955Agnes Chan
- 1974Misha Collins
- 1976Randeep Hooda
- 1977Kevin Navayne
- 1981Ben Barnes
- 1984Mirai Moriyama
- 1986Ryo Katsuji
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for August 20.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 20.
- 1890H. P. Lovecraft, American author and poet (d. 1937)
- 1913Roger Wolcott Sperry, American neuropsychologist and neurobiologist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1994)
- 1927Peter Oakley, English soldier and blogger (d. 2014)
- 1930Mario Bernardi, Canadian pianist and conductor (d. 2013)
- 1941Dave Brock, English singer-songwriter and guitarist (Hawkwind)
- 1957Simon Donaldson, English mathematician and academic
- 1976Randeep Hooda, Indian actor
- 1983Andrew Garfield, American-English actor
- 1985Blake DeWitt, American baseball player
- 1985Matt Hague, American baseball player
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 20.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 636Battle of Yarmouk: Arab forces led by Khalid ibn al-Walid take control of Syria and Palestine away from the Byzantine Empire, marking the first great wave of Muslim conquests and the rapid advance of Islam outside Arabia.
- 1672Former Grand Pensionary Johan de Witt and his brother Cornelis are brutally murdered by an angry mob in The Hague.
- 1940In Mexico City, Mexico exiled Russian revolutionary Leon Trotsky is fatally wounded with an ice axe by Ramón Mercader. He dies the next day.
- 1950Korean War: United Nations repel an offensive by North Korean divisions attempting to cross the Nakdong River and assault the city of Taegu.
- 1988Iran–Iraq War: A ceasefire is agreed after almost eight years of war.
- 1988Peru becomes a member of the Berne Convention copyright treaty.
- 1991Dissolution of the Soviet Union, August Coup: More than 100,000 people rally outside the Soviet Union’s parliament building protesting the coup aiming to depose President Mikhail Gorbachev.
- 1997Souhane massacre in Algeria; over 60 people are killed and 15 kidnapped.
- 2002A group of Iraqis opposed to the regime of Saddam Hussein take over the Iraqi Embassy in Berlin, Germany for five hours before releasing their hostages and surrendering.
- 2008Spanair Flight 5022, from Madrid, Spain to Gran Canaria, skids off the runway and crashes at Barajas Airport. Of the 172 people on board, 146 die immediately, and eight more later die of injuries sustained in the crash.
View the complete list of historical events for August 20.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 20 and 1916 reveal that your Life Path number is 9. It represents selflessness, forgiveness and creativity. You are the philanthropist, humanitarian, socially conscious, and are deeply concerned about the state of the world.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Shintaro Katsu, Yao Beina, Mario Lanza, Sandra Hess, Valerie Simpson, Maurice Ronet, Jane White, Cornel Wilde, Jack Lord, Blayne Weaver.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 20 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 20, 1916.
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.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: February 19, 1945 – Yuri Antonov, Uzbek-Russian singer-songwriter; August 17, 1933 – Glenn Corbett, American actor (d. 1993); February 19, 1985 – Arielle Kebbel, American actress.
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