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August 20, 1968 was a Tuesday and it was the 233rd day of the year 1968. The next time you can reuse your old 1968 calendar will be in 2024. 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 57 days left before your next birthday. You will be 49 years old when that day comes. There have been 17,840 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 604 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 9 at 04:09:00 GMT – Sunday.
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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.
- 1941Dave Brock
- 1948John Noble
- 1948Robert Plant
- 1964Dino Dvornik
- 1969Billy Gardell
- 1970Fred Durst
- 1978Noah Bean
- 1980Corey Carrier
- 1980Langhorne Slim
- 1993MK Nobilette
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.
- 1719Christian Mayer, Czech astronomer and educator (d. 1783)
- 1946Connie Chung, American journalist
- 1946Henryk Broder, Polish-German journalist and author
- 1956Desmond Swayne, English soldier and politician, Vice-Chamberlain of the Household
- 1976Chris Drury, American ice hockey player
- 1983Brian Schaefering, American football player
- 1985Matt Hague, American baseball player
- 1986Letizia Ciampa, Italian actress
- 1986Steven Zalewski, American ice hockey player
- 1987Kristína, Slovak singer and pianist
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 20.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1000The foundation of the Hungarian state by Saint Stephen, celebrated as a National Day in Hungary.
- 1519Philosopher and general Wang Yangming defeats Zhu Chenhao, ending the Prince of Ning rebellion against the reign of the Ming dynasty’s Zhengde Emperor.
- 1914World War I: German forces occupy Brussels.
- 1920The first commercial radio station, 8MK (now WWJ), begins operations in Detroit.
- 1950Korean War: United Nations repel an offensive by North Korean divisions attempting to cross the Nakdong River and assault the city of Taegu.
- 1955In Morocco, a force of Berbers from the Atlas Mountains region of Algeria raid two rural settlements and kill 77 French nationals.
- 1975Viking program: NASA launches the Viking 1 planetary probe toward Mars.
- 1997Souhane massacre in Algeria; over 60 people are killed and 15 kidnapped.
- 1998U.S. embassy bombings: The United States launches cruise missile attacks against alleged al-Qaeda camps in Afghanistan and a suspected chemical plant in Sudan in retaliation for the August 7 bombings of American embassies in Kenya and Tanzania.
- 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 historical events for August 20.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 20 and 1968 reveal that your Life Path number is 7. It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Jackie Collins, Ksenia Solo, Daniel Adair, Sidney Blackmer, Erick Avari, Enchong Dee, Emilio Estefan, Marc Abaya, Elizabeth Cook, Gilly Flower.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 20 is Leo ♌. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Monkey is the mythical animal and Earth is the element of a person born on August 20, 1968.
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 ‘Tuesday’ is ruby.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was People Got to Be Free by The Rascals as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 24, 1968). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: February 19, 1945 – Yuri Antonov, Uzbek-Russian singer-songwriter; October 24, 1973 – Laura Veirs, American singer-songwriter and guitarist; December 8, 1958 – Thongchai McIntyre, Thai singer and actor.
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