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August 21, 1959 was a Friday and it was the 233rd day of the year 1959. It was the 34th Friday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1959 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 Wednesday. Next year it will be Friday and two years from now it will be Saturday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 186 days left before your next birthday. You will be 60 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,729 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 7,243 days or 19.83 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 735 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 February 19 at 15:54:00 GMT – Tuesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 29, 1991.
If a dog named Mikado - a Canaan Dog breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 285 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 Mikado will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Mikado 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.
- 1905Bipin Gupta
- 1935Adnan Şenses
- 1967Serj Tankian
- 1978Annie Wu
- 1986Brooks Wheelan
- 1987Cody Kasch
- 1988Whitney Sloan
- 1989Rob Knox
- 1992RJ Mitte
View the complete list of August 21 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 21.
- 1801Guillaume Groen van Prinsterer, Dutch historian and politician (d. 1876)
- 1826Karl Gegenbaur, German anatomist and academic (d. 1903)
- 1909Nikolay Bogolyubov, Russian mathematician and physicist (d. 1992)
- 1932Melvin Van Peebles, American actor, director, and screenwriter
- 1939Festus Mogae, Botswana economist and politician, 3rd President of Botswana
- 1952Bernadette Porter, English nun and academic
- 1954Chip Coffey, American psychic medium
- 1967Darren Bewick, Australian footballer
- 1975Simon Katich, Australian cricketer and manager
- 1976Alex Brooks, American ice hockey player and scout
View the complete list of August 21 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1863Lawrence, Kansas is destroyed by Confederate guerrillas Quantrill’s Raiders in the Lawrence Massacre.
- 1918World War I: The Second Battle of the Somme begins.
- 1944World War II: Canadian and Polish units capture the strategically important town of Falaise, Calvados, France.
- 1968James Anderson, Jr. posthumously receives the first Medal of Honor to be awarded to an African American U.S. Marine.
- 1968Nicolae Ceaușescu, leader of Communist Romania, publicly condemns the Soviet led Warsaw Pact invasion of Czechoslovakia, encouraging the Romanian population to arm itself against possible Soviet reprisals.
- 1969An Australian, Denis Michael Rohan, sets the Al-Aqsa Mosque on fire, a major catalyst of the formation of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation.
- 1971A bomb exploded in the Liberal Party campaign rally in Plaza Miranda, Manila, Philippines with several anti-Marcos political candidates injured.
- 1976Operation Paul Bunyan at Panmunjom, South Korea.
- 1992Ruby Ridge Standoff in Idaho
- 2013Hundreds of people are reported killed by chemical attacks in the Ghouta region of Syria.
View the complete list of August 21 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 21, and 1959 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: Rina Satō, John Gavin, Florent Carton Dancourt, Wenche Foss, Mary Kay Place, Eric Szmanda, Brendan O'Carroll, Rinko Kikuchi, Barbara Stuart, Pat Coombs.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on August 21 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), Pig is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on August 21, 1959.
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 ‘Friday’ is emerald.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 21st August 1959 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on August 28, 1932. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +132. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on March 13, 1942. Your incompatibility score is -155. 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 3,000,716,593. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was The Three Bells by The Browns as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 24, 1959). 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 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?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 105,573,458 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1959. The estimated number of babies born on 21st August 1959 is 289,242. That’s equivalent to 201 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 54,477 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 85,255 times in the year 1959. Any chance you are Mary or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about August 21, 1959. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 233rd day of 1959
- Day of week: Friday
- Day of week birthstone: Emerald
- Week index: 34th Friday of 1959
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Wednesday
- Day of week next year: Friday
- Day of week in 2021: Saturday
- Days until next birthday: 186 days
- Age on next birthday: 60 years old
- Days since birth: 21,729 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,243 days
- Years spent sleeping: 19.83 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 735
- Next full moon: February 19 at 15:54:00 GMT – Tuesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 29, 1991
- Age in dog years: 285 dog years old using a Canaan Dog breed
- Life path number and meaning: 8 – It represents experience, authority and endeavour. You are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth.
- 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: Pig
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: August 28, 1932 (+132)
- Worst compatible birthday: March 13, 1942 (-155)
- 1959 world population: 3,000,716,593
- Number one song: The Three Bells by The Browns (August 24, 1959)
- Babies born in 1959: 105,573,458
- Babies born in 1959 every day: 289,242
- Babies born in 1959 every minute: 201
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 54,477 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 85,255 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: October 20, 1922 – John Anderson, American actor (d. 1992); September 14, 1973 – Andrew Lincoln, English actor; February 9, 1945 – Mia Farrow, American actress and singer.
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