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August 20, 1942 was a Thursday and it was the 232nd day of the year 1942. The next time you can reuse your old 1942 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 Thursday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 34 days left before your next birthday. You will be 76 years old when that day comes. There have been 27,725 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 939 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 July 27 at 20:22:00 GMT – Friday.
If a dog named Cody - a Komondor breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 393 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 Cody will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Cody will age 5-6 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.
- 1927Yootha Joyce
- 1947Ray Wise
- 1949Alan Hardwick
- 1952John Hiatt
- 1956Joan Allen
- 1968Yuri Shiratori
- 1972Chaney Kley
- 1983Andrew Garfield
- 1983Lance Broadway
- 1984Mirai Moriyama
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.
- 1517Antoine Perrenot de Granvelle, French cardinal and art collector (d. 1586)
- 1779Jöns Jacob Berzelius, Swedish chemist and academic (d. 1848)
- 1898Vilhelm Moberg, Swedish historian, journalist, author, and playwright (d. 1973)
- 1949Alan Hardwick, English journalist, actor, and producer
- 1951Marcel Dadi, Tunisian-French guitarist (d. 1996)
- 1954Tawn Mastrey, American radio host and producer (d. 2007)
- 1968Frode Barth, Norwegian guitarist and composer
- 1974Adam Korol, Polish rower
- 1981Artur Kotenko, Estonian footballer
- 1987Egon Kaur, Estonian race car driver
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.
- 1083Canonization of the first King of Hungary, Saint Stephen and his son Saint Emeric.
- 1882Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture debuts in Moscow, Russia.
- 1914World War I: German forces occupy Brussels.
- 1920The first commercial radio station, 8MK (now WWJ), begins operations in Detroit.
- 1965Keene, NH Episcopal seminarian Jonathan Daniels, 26, is martyred; murdered by shotgun at point-blank range in Hayneville, Alabama, by an unpaid sheriff’s deputy, sacrificing his life for young black activist Ruby Sales whom he pushed out of the way of the blast.
- 1988“Black Saturday” of the Yellowstone fire in Yellowstone National Park
- 1989The pleasure boat Marchioness sinks on the River Thames following a collision. Fifty-one people are killed.
- 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.
- 1993After rounds of secret negotiations in Norway, the Oslo Accords are signed, followed by a public ceremony in Washington, D.C. the following month.
View the complete list of historical events for August 20.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 20 and 1942 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: Casey Donovan, Ramon Novarro, Robin Williams, Chris Raab, E.D.I. Mean, Stuart Prebble, Rachel McAdams, Miki Berenyi, Midori Naka, Jonatha Brooke.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 20 is Leo ♌. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Horse is the mythical animal and Water is the element of a person born on August 20, 1942.
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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 ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
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 Western Africa approximately on 1725. Your profession was dancer, singer, actor.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Ruthless character, carefully weighing your decisions in critical situations, with excellent self-control and strong will. Generally liked, but not always loved.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to combat violence and disharmony in our world, to understand its roots and origins. All global problems have similar origins.
Can you remember who you were?
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: September 4, 1979 – Kristina Krepela, Croatian actress; January 1, 1921 – Regina Bianchi, Italian actress (d. 2013); July 30, 1991 – Jiyul, South Korean singer and actress (Dal Shabet).
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