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August 20, 1985 was a Tuesday and it was the 232nd day of the year 1985. It was the 34th Tuesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1985 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 Friday. Next year it will be Saturday and two years from now it will be Sunday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 333 days left before your next birthday. You will be 37 years old when that day comes. There have been 13,181 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 4,394 days or 12.03 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 447 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 20 at 14:58:00 GMT – Wednesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 28, 2017.
If a dog named Jordie - a English Foxhound breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 182 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 Jordie will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Jordie will age 4.5 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.
- 1918Jacqueline Susann
- 1943Sylvester McCoy
- 1948Robert Plant
- 1953Peter Horton
- 1956Joan Allen
- 1974Amy Adams
- 1974Misha Collins
- 1984Tsokye Tsomo Karchung
- 1986Ryo Katsuji
- 1995Liana Liberato
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.
- 1613Duchess Elisabeth Sophie of Mecklenburg (d. 1676)
- 1779Jöns Jacob Berzelius, Swedish chemist and academic (d. 1848)
- 1930Peter Randall, English sergeant (d. 2007)
- 1937Sky Saxon, American singer-songwriter and bassist (The Seeds) (d. 2009)
- 1957Paul Johnson, American football coach
- 1958Nigel Dodds, Northern Irish lawyer and politician
- 1963José Cecena, Mexican baseball player
- 1973Alexandre Finazzi, Brazilian footballer
- 1973Donn Swaby, American actor and screenwriter
- 1982Monty Dumond, South African rugby 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 1938Lou Gehrig hits his 23rd career grand slam, a record that stood for 75 years until it was broken by Alex Rodriguez.
- 1940In Mexico City, Mexico exiled Russian revolutionary Leon Trotsky is fatally wounded with an ice axe by Ramón Mercader. He dies the next day.
- 1944World War II: The Battle of Romania begins with a major Soviet Union offensive.
- 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.
- 1968Soviet Union-dominated Warsaw Pact troops invade Czechoslovakia, crushing the Prague Spring.
- 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 1985 reveal that your Life Path number is 6. It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Gregory La Cava, Mayu Matsuoka, Nicholas Worth, Bertil Norström, Chris Maurer, Jack Davenport, Becki Ronen, Élise Crombez, Jana Pallaske, Miyu Nagase.
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), Ox is the mythical animal and Wood is the Eastern element of a person born on August 20, 1985.
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 1985 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on September 12, 1984. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +140. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on July 16, 1992. 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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In a room of 23 people there’s a 50% chance of two individuals having the same birthday (month and day only and not a leap year). The chance increases to 99.9% if there are 70 people in the room. You need at least 253 people in the room if you want someone to have the same birthday as you with 50% probability. This is called the birthday paradox or birthday problem. Try it out on your classroom, office, or sports team and confirm how many people share the same birthday.
Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 4,856,462,699. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was The Power of Love by Huey Lewis and the News as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 24, 1985). 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 135,970,553 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1985. The estimated number of babies born on 20th August 1985 is 372,522. That’s equivalent to 259 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 Jessica. This name was given to 48,346 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 64,906 times in the year 1985. Any chance you are Jessica or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
What’s your bizarre Florida Man story? The #FloridaManChallenge is breaking the Internet and social media. Some crazy men, women, or creatures from the Sunshine State are making headlines every day of the year including your birthday. Try this fun exercise. Pick your search engine of choice and type in “florida man August 20” and see what kind of wild news headline you will get. This viral craze started in 2013 and gets resurrected now and then. The latest was from Tumblr and found its way to Twitter. As they say, the rest is history.
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, 1985. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 232nd day of 1985
- Day of week: Tuesday
- Day of week birthstone: Ruby
- Week index: 34th Tuesday of 1985
- Next same calendar year: 2030
- Day of week this year: Friday
- Day of week next year: Saturday
- Day of week in 2023: Sunday
- Days until next birthday: 333 days
- Age on next birthday: 37 years old
- Days since birth: 13,181 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,394 days
- Years spent sleeping: 12.03 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 447
- Next full moon: October 20 at 14:58:00 GMT – Wednesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 28, 2017
- Age in dog years: 182 dog years old using a English Foxhound breed
- Life path number and meaning: 6 – It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
- 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: Ox
- Eastern zodiac element: Wood
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: September 12, 1984 (+140)
- Worst compatible birthday: July 16, 1992 (-152)
- 1985 world population: 4,856,462,699
- Number one song: The Power of Love by Huey Lewis and the News (August 24, 1985)
- Babies born in 1985: 135,970,553
- Babies born in 1985 every day: 372,522
- Babies born in 1985 every minute: 259
- Popular girl’s name: Jessica – 48,346 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 64,906 babies
- Roman numerals: XX.VIII.MCMLXXXV
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: November 8, 1935 – Alain Delon, French-Swiss actor, producer, screenwriter; June 2, 1943 – Ilaiyaraaja, Indian singer-songwriter and producer; October 14, 1969 – David Strickland, American actor (d. 1999).
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