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August 20, 1955 was a Saturday and it was the 232nd day of the year 1955. It was the 34th Saturday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1955 calendar will be in 2022. 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 Tuesday. 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 64 days left before your next birthday. You will be 64 years old when that day comes. There have been 23,312 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 7,771 days or 21.27 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 789 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 17 at 08:32:00 GMT – Monday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 28, 1987.
If a dog named Knotty - a Briard breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 338 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 Knotty will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Knotty 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.
- 1561Jacopo Peri
- 1937El Fary
- 1937Sky Saxon
- 1947José Wilker
- 1954Tawn Mastrey
- 1982Meghan Ory
- 1983Lance Broadway
- 1984Rachelle Leah
- 2000Fátima Ptacek
View the complete list of August 20 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 20.
- 1897Tarjei Vesaas, Norwegian author and poet (d. 1970)
- 1929Lorenz Weinrich, German historian
- 1951Greg Bear, American author
- 1952John Emburey, English cricketer and coach
- 1956Alvin Greenidge, Barbadian cricketer
- 1961Greg Egan, Australian computer programmer and author
- 1962Song Dong-wook, South Korean tennis player
- 1985Glen Buttriss, Australian rugby player
- 1986Steven Zalewski, American ice hockey player
- 1991Cory Joseph, American basketball player
View the complete list of August 20 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1083Canonization of the first King of Hungary, Saint Stephen and his son Saint Emeric.
- 1467The Second Battle of Olmedo takes places as part of a succession conflict between Henry IV of Castile and his half-brother Alfonso, Prince of Asturias.
- 1519Philosopher and general Wang Yangming defeats Zhu Chenhao, ending the Prince of Ning rebellion against the reign of the Ming dynasty’s Zhengde Emperor.
- 1672Former Grand Pensionary Johan de Witt and his brother Cornelis are brutally murdered by an angry mob in The Hague.
- 1794Battle of Fallen Timbers: American troops force a confederacy of Shawnee, Mingo, Delaware, Wyandot, Miami, Ottawa, Chippewa, and Potawatomi warriors into a disorganized retreat.
- 1950Korean War: United Nations repel an offensive by North Korean divisions attempting to cross the Nakdong River and assault the city of Taegu.
- 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.
- 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.
- 2014Seventy-two people are killed in Japan’s Hiroshima Prefecture by a series of landslides caused by a month’s worth of rain that fell in one day.
View the complete list of August 20 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 20, and 1955 reveal that your Life Path number is 3. It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Thomas Haden Church, Matt Giraud, Michelle Ryan, Alan Tern, Bracha van Doesburgh, Kylie Minogue, Pamela Stephenson, David Lee Roth, Helen Shapiro, Julia Barretto.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on August 20 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), Sheep is the mythical animal and Wood is the Eastern element of a person born on August 20, 1955.
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 ‘Saturday’ is turquoise.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 20th August 1955 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on November 26, 1931. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +175. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on February 13, 1964. Your incompatibility score is -229. 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 2,782,098,943. (U.S. Census Bureau)
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 USA South-Central approximately on 1500. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, bard.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: You should develop self-love and ability to implant hope into hearts of people. Ambition – is not everything. True wealth is buried in your soul.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 99,438,148 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1955. The estimated number of babies born on 20th August 1955 is 272,433. That’s equivalent to 189 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 Mary. This name was given to 63,162 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 88,335 times in the year 1955. Any chance you are Mary or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
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Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about August 20, 1955. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 232nd day of 1955
- Day of week: Saturday
- Day of week birthstone: Turquoise
- Week index: 34th Saturday of 1955
- Next same calendar year: 2022
- Day of week this year: Tuesday
- Day of week next year: Thursday
- Day of week in 2021: Friday
- Days until next birthday: 64 days
- Age on next birthday: 64 years old
- Days since birth: 23,312 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,771 days
- Years spent sleeping: 21.27 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 789
- Next full moon: June 17 at 08:32:00 GMT – Monday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 28, 1987
- Age in dog years: 338 dog years old using a Briard breed
- Life path number and meaning: 3 – It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
- 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: Sheep
- Eastern zodiac element: Wood
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: November 26, 1931 (+175)
- Worst compatible birthday: February 13, 1964 (-229)
- 1955 world population: 2,782,098,943
- Babies born in 1955: 99,438,148
- Babies born in 1955 every day: 272,433
- Babies born in 1955 every minute: 189
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 63,162 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 88,335 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: July 24, 1982 – Chris Barrett, American director, producer, and author; May 13, 1978 – Germán Magariños, Argentinian actor, director, producer, and screenwriter; May 23, 1974 – Charlie Young, Taiwanese-Hong Kong actress and singer.
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