Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 21st of August 1996 that no one tells you about. Don’t wait a minute longer and jump in using the content links below. Average read time of 10 minutes. Enjoy!
August 21, 1996 was a Wednesday and it was the 234th day of the year 1996. It was the 34th Wednesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1996 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 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 67 days left before your next birthday. You will be 25 years old when that day comes. There have been 9,064 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 3,021 days or 8.27 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 307 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 June 24 at 18:42:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) will happen sometime on April 29, 2028.
If a dog named Maka - a Dalmatian breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 128 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 Maka will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Maka 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.
- 1952Joe Strummer
- 1961Stephen Hillenburg
- 1968Dina Carroll
- 1970Simone Eriksrud
- 1971Liam Howlett
- 1983Chantelle Houghton
- 1984Barun Sobti
- 1984Collie Buddz
- 1984Melissa Schuman
- 1990Big Chocolate
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)
- 1914Doug Wright, English cricketer and coach (d. 1998)
- 1938Kenny Rogers, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, producer, and actor (The New Christy Minstrels and The First Edition)
- 1939Harold Reid, American singer-songwriter (The Statler Brothers)
- 1952Joe Strummer, English singer-songwriter, guitarist, and actor (The Clash, The Mescaleros, and The Pogues) (d. 2002)
- 1967B. D. Foxmoor, Greek rapper and producer (Active Member)
- 1978Bhumika Chawla, Indian actress
- 1978Reuben Droughns, American football player and coach
- 1983Chantelle Houghton, English model
- 1984Eve Torres, American wrestler, model, and dancer
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.
- 1680Pueblo Indians capture Santa Fe from the Spanish during the Pueblo Revolt.
- 1770James Cook formally claims eastern Australia for Great Britain, naming it New South Wales.
- 1808Battle of Vimeiro: British and Portuguese forces led by General Arthur Wellesley defeat French force under Major-General Jean-Andoche Junot near the village of Vimeiro, Portugal, the first Anglo-Portuguese victory of the Peninsular War.
- 1888The first successful adding machine in the United States is patented by William Seward Burroughs.
- 1901The International Secretariat of National Trade Union Centres is founded in Copenhagen.
- 1911The Mona Lisa is stolen by a Louvre employee.
- 1942World War II: The flag of Nazi Germany is installed atop the Mount Elbrus, the highest peak of the Caucasus mountain range.
- 1968James Anderson, Jr. posthumously receives the first Medal of Honor to be awarded to an African American U.S. Marine.
- 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.
View the complete list of August 21 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 21, and 1996 reveal that your Life Path number is 9. It represents selflessness, forgiveness and creativity. You are the philanthropist, humanitarian, socially conscious, and are deeply concerned about the state of the world.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Rhoda Gemignani, Laurel Aitken, Anni-Frid Lyngstad, Shin-ichiro Miki, Emilíana Torrini, Harriet Bosse, Gerome Ragni, Russell Kane, Candace Bailey, Giorgos Konstantinou.
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), Rat is the mythical animal and Fire is the Eastern element of a person born on August 21, 1996.
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 ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 21st August 1996 is Poppy for preparedness.
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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 5,779,440,593. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 24, 1996). 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 Central Africa approximately on 750. Your profession was handicraftsman, mechanic.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future.
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 131,354,612 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1996. The estimated number of babies born on 21st August 1996 is 358,892. That’s equivalent to 249 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 Emily. This name was given to 25,151 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 38,365 times in the year 1996. Any chance you are Emily 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, 1996. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 234th day of 1996
- Day of week: Wednesday
- Day of week birthstone: Amethyst
- Week index: 34th Wednesday of 1996
- Next same calendar year: 2024
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2023: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 67 days
- Age on next birthday: 25 years old
- Days since birth: 9,064 days
- Days spent sleeping: 3,021 days
- Years spent sleeping: 8.27 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 307
- Next full moon: June 24 at 18:42:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 29, 2028
- Age in dog years: 128 dog years old using a Dalmatian breed
- Life path number and meaning: 9 – It represents selflessness, forgiveness and creativity. You are the philanthropist, humanitarian, socially conscious, and are deeply concerned about the state of the world.
- 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: Rat
- Eastern zodiac element: Fire
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- 1996 world population: 5,779,440,593
- Number one song: Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio (August 24, 1996)
- Babies born in 1996: 131,354,612
- Babies born in 1996 every day: 358,892
- Babies born in 1996 every minute: 249
- Popular girl’s name: Emily – 25,151 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 38,365 babies
- Roman numerals: XXI.VIII.MCMXCVI
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: October 21, 1940 – Rhoda Gemignani, American actress; December 11, 1938 – Enrico Macias, Algerian-French singer-songwriter and guitarist; April 11, 1935 – Richard Berry, American singer-songwriter (The Flairs) (d. 1997).
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