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August 21, 1988 was a Sunday and it was the 234th day of the year 1988. It was the 34th Sunday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1988 calendar will be in 2044. 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 Saturday. Next year it will be Sunday and two years from now it will be Monday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 165 days left before your next birthday. You will be 33 years old when that day comes. There have been 11,888 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 3,963 days or 10.85 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 403 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 March 28 at 18:50:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 29, 2020.
If a dog named Tyrus - a American Water Spaniel breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 164 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 Tyrus will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Tyrus 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.
- 1925Toma Caragiu
- 1952Joe Strummer
- 1961Stephen Hillenburg
- 1968Dina Carroll
- 1975Alicia Witt
- 1983Chantelle Houghton
- 1984Melissa Schuman
- 1986Brooks Wheelan
- 1986Kiami Davael
- 1989Rob Knox
View the complete list of August 21 celebrity birthdays.
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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)
- 1872Aubrey Beardsley, English author and illustrator (d. 1898)
- 1892Charles Vanel, French actor and director (d. 1989)
- 1915Raquel Rastenni, Danish singer (d. 1998)
- 1951Chesley V. Morton, American businessman and politician
- 1961Stephen Hillenburg, American animator, producer, screenwriter, and voice actor
- 1965Jim Bullinger, American baseball player
- 1976Alex Brooks, American ice hockey player and scout
- 1978Lee Gronkiewicz, American baseball player and coach
- 1978Reuben Droughns, American football player and coach
View the complete list of August 21 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1331King Stefan Uroš III, after months of anarchy, surrenders to his son and rival Stefan Dušan, who succeeds as King of Serbia.
- 1810Jean-Baptiste Bernadotte, Marshal of France, is elected Crown Prince of Sweden by the Swedish Riksdag of the Estates.
- 1863Lawrence, Kansas is destroyed by Confederate guerrillas Quantrill’s Raiders in the Lawrence Massacre.
- 1879The Virgin Mary, along with St. Joseph and St. John the Evangelist, reportedly appears at Knock Shrine in Knock, County Mayo, Ireland.
- 1888The first successful adding machine in the United States is patented by William Seward Burroughs.
- 1897Oldsmobile, a brand of American automobiles, is founded.
- 1914World War I: The Battle of Charleroi, a successful German attack across the River Sambre which pre-empted a French offensive in the same area.
- 1945Physicist Harry K. Daghlian, Jr. is fatally irradiated in a criticality accident during an experiment with the Demon core at Los Alamos National Laboratory.
- 1963Xá Lợi Pagoda raids: The Army of the Republic of Vietnam Special Forces loyal to Ngô Đình Nhu, brother of President Ngo Dinh Diem, vandalizes Buddhist pagodas across the country, arresting thousands and leaving an estimated hundreds dead.
- 2001NATO decides to send a peace-keeping force to the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia.
View the complete list of August 21 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 21, and 1988 reveal that your Life Path number is 1. It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Marie Osborne Yeats, Tamara Desni, Gordon Jackson, Sue Lyon, Marv Johnson, Thelma Barlow, Pamela Hensley, Petchara Chaowarat, Robert Sean Leonard, John Doe.
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), Dragon is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on August 21, 1988.
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 ‘Sunday’ is topaz.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 21st August 1988 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on August 9, 1999. 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 June 21, 1971. Your score is -149. 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 5,114,557,167. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Monkey by George Michael as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 27, 1988). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
I do not know how you feel about this, but you were a male ♂ in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Wales approximately on 800. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, executor of sacrifices.
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 139,142,510 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1988. The estimated number of babies born on 21st August 1988 is 380,171. That’s equivalent to 264 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 51,538 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 64,133 times in the year 1988. 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 21” 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 21, 1988. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 234th day of 1988
- Day of week: Sunday
- Day of week birthstone: Topaz
- Week index: 34th Sunday of 1988
- Next same calendar year: 2044
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2023: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 165 days
- Age on next birthday: 33 years old
- Days since birth: 11,888 days
- Days spent sleeping: 3,963 days
- Years spent sleeping: 10.85 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 403
- Next full moon: March 28 at 18:50:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 29, 2020
- Age in dog years: 164 dog years old using a American Water Spaniel breed
- Life path number and meaning: 1 – It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
- 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: Dragon
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: August 9, 1999 (+140)
- Worst compatible birthday: June 21, 1971 (-149)
- 1988 world population: 5,114,557,167
- Number one song: Monkey by George Michael (August 27, 1988)
- Babies born in 1988: 139,142,510
- Babies born in 1988 every day: 380,171
- Babies born in 1988 every minute: 264
- Popular girl’s name: Jessica – 51,538 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 64,133 babies
- Roman numerals: XXI.VIII.MCMLXXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: March 24, 1989 – Aziz Shavershian, Russian-Australian bodybuilder and model (d. 2011); December 9, 1970 – Lance Krall, American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter; February 3, 1945 – Johnny Cymbal, Scottish-American singer-songwriter and producer (d. 1993).
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