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August 20, 1974 was a Tuesday and it was the 232nd day of the year 1974. It was the 34th Tuesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1974 calendar will be in 2030. 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 was Saturday. Next year it will be Sunday 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 319 days left before your next birthday. You will be 49 years old when that day comes. There have been 17,578 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 5,859 days or 16.04 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 595 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 October 9 at 20:56:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 28, 2006.
If a dog named Phoenxi - a Briard breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 267 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 Phoenxi will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Phoenxi 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.
- 1907Alan Reed
- 1923Jim Reeves
- 1937Andrei Konchalovsky
- 1941Anne Evans
- 1943Sylvester McCoy
- 1947Ray Wise
- 1953Jim Trenton
- 1976Randeep Hooda
- 1982Meghan Ory
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.
- 1710Thomas Simpson, English mathematician and academic (d. 1761)
- 1778Bernardo O'Higgins, Chilean general and politician, 2nd Supreme Director of Chile (d. 1842)
- 1885Dino Campana, Italian poet and author (d. 1932)
- 1955Danny Murphy, American actor (d. 2014)
- 1957Jim Calder, Scottish rugby player
- 1968Brett Angell, English footballer and coach
- 1972Chaney Kley, American actor, coach, and sportscaster (d. 2007)
- 1983Andrew Garfield, American-English actor
- 1986Andrew Surman, South African-English footballer
- 1989Judd Trump, English snooker 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.
- 14Agrippa Postumus, adopted son of the late Roman emperor Augustus, is executed by his guards while in exile under mysterious circumstances.
- 917Battle of Acheloos: Tsar Simeon I of Bulgaria decisively defeats a Byzantine army.
- 1083Canonization of the first King of Hungary, Saint Stephen and his son Saint Emeric.
- 1910The Great Fire of 1910 (also commonly referred to as the “Big Blowup” or the “Big Burn”) occurs in northeast Washington, northern Idaho (the panhandle), and western Montana, burning approximately 3 e6acre.
- 1940In Mexico City, Mexico exiled Russian revolutionary Leon Trotsky is fatally wounded with an ice axe by Ramón Mercader. He dies the next day.
- 1940World War II: British Prime Minister Winston Churchill makes the fourth of his famous wartime speeches, containing the line “Never was so much owed by so many to so few”.
- 1968Soviet Union-dominated Warsaw Pact troops invade Czechoslovakia, crushing the Prague Spring.
- 1988Peru becomes a member of the Berne Convention copyright treaty.
- 1988The Troubles: Eight British soldiers are killed and 28 wounded when their bus is hit by an IRA roadside bomb in Ballygawley, County Tyrone.
- 1989The pleasure boat Marchioness sinks on the River Thames following a collision. Fifty-one people are killed.
View the complete list of August 20 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 20, and 1974 reveal that your Life Path number is 4. It represents growth, building and foundation. You are practical, down to earth with strong ideas about right and wrong.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Clara Lee, Nick Gilder, Amy Adams, Tim Russ, Michael Corcoran, Steven Berkoff, David Hyde Pierce, Ellen Greene, Willard White, Jodie Sweetin.
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), Tiger is the mythical animal and Wood is the Eastern element of a person born on August 20, 1974.
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.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 20th August 1974 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on May 2, 1948. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +138. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on January 15, 1994. Your score is -152. 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?
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Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 4,016,608,813. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was (You’re) Having My Baby by Paul Anka and Odia Coates as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 24, 1974). 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 Siberia approximately on 1425. Your profession was farmer, weaver, tailor.
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: Your lesson – development and expansion of your mental consciousness. Find good teacher, spend a part of your time and energy on his wisdom.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 121,673,775 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1974. The estimated number of babies born on 20th August 1974 is 333,353. That’s equivalent to 231 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 63,112 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,583 times in the year 1974. Any chance you are Jennifer or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
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Your birthday in Roman numerals using DD.MM.YYYY notation is:
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about August 20, 1974. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 232nd day of 1974
- Day of week: Tuesday
- Day of week birthstone: Ruby
- Week index: 34th Tuesday of 1974
- Next same calendar year: 2030
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2024: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 319 days
- Age on next birthday: 49 years old
- Days since birth: 17,578 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,859 days
- Years spent sleeping: 16.04 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 595
- Next full moon: October 9 at 20:56:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 28, 2006
- Age in dog years: 267 dog years old using a Briard breed
- Life path number and meaning: 4 – It represents growth, building and foundation. You are practical, down to earth with strong ideas about right and wrong.
- 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: Tiger
- Eastern zodiac element: Wood
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: May 2, 1948 (+138)
- Worst compatible birthday: January 15, 1994 (-152)
- 1974 world population: 4,016,608,813
- Number one song: (You’re) Having My Baby by Paul Anka and Odia Coates (August 24, 1974)
- Babies born in 1974: 121,673,775
- Babies born in 1974 every day: 333,353
- Babies born in 1974 every minute: 231
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 63,112 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,583 babies
- Roman numerals: XX.VIII.MCMLXXIV
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: February 2, 1942 – Bo Hopkins, American actor; June 3, 1978 – Lyfe Jennings, American singer-songwriter and producer; November 5, 1957 – Jon-Erik Hexum, American model and actor (d. 1984).
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