Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 21st of August 2008 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, 2008 was a Thursday and it was the 234th day of the year 2008. It was the 34th Thursday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 2008 calendar will be in 2036. 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 175 days left before your next birthday. You will be 13 years old when that day comes. There have been 4,573 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 1,524 days or 4.17 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 154 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 27 at 08:19:00 GMT – Saturday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) will happen sometime on April 29, 2040.
If a dog named Onus - a Schipperke breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 68 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 Onus will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Onus will age 4 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.
- 1930Frank Perry
- 1945Patty McCormack
- 1952Joe Strummer
- 1956Kim Cattrall
- 1970Simone Eriksrud
- 1971Liam Howlett
- 1988Kacey Musgraves
- 1988Whitney Sloan
- 1989Hayden Panettiere
- 1992Brad Kavanagh
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.
- 1665Giacomo F. Maraldi, French-Italian astronomer and mathematician (d. 1729)
- 1903Kostas Giannidis, Greek pianist, composer, and conductor (d. 1984)
- 1938Ernie Maresca, American singer-songwriter (The Regents) (d. 2015)
- 1954Archie Griffin, American football player
- 1956Kim Cattrall, English-American actress and producer
- 1959Jim McMahon, American football player and coach
- 1965Caryn Mower, American wrestler, actress, and stuntwoman
- 1984Barun Sobti, Indian actor
- 1986Wout Brama, Dutch footballer
- 1991Leandro Bacuna, Dutch footballer
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.
- 1772King Gustav III completes his coup d'état by adopting a new Constitution, ending half a century of parliamentary rule in Sweden and installing himself as an enlightened despot.
- 1778American Revolutionary War: British forces begin besieging the French outpost at Pondichéry.
- 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.
- 1831Nat Turner leads black slaves and free blacks in a rebellion in Southampton County, Virginia.
- 1897Oldsmobile, a brand of American automobiles, is founded.
- 1944World War II: Canadian and Polish units capture the strategically important town of Falaise, Calvados, France.
- 1945Physicist Harry K. Daghlian, Jr. is fatally irradiated in a criticality accident during an experiment with the Demon core at Los Alamos National Laboratory.
- 1959United States President Dwight D. Eisenhower signs an executive order proclaiming Hawaii the 50th state of the union. Hawaii’s admission is currently commemorated by Hawaii Admission Day
- 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.
- 1986Carbon dioxide gas erupts from volcanic Lake Nyos in Cameroon, killing up to 1,800 people within a 20-kilometer range.
View the complete list of August 21 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 21, and 2008 reveal that your Life Path number is 3. It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Aarthi Agarwal, Celine Dion, Ed Sheeran, Maya Dunietz, Margaret Lindsay, Sheryl Underwood, Thure Lindhardt, Ben Silverstone, Guo Degang, John Travolta.
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 Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on August 21, 2008.
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 ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 21st August 2008 is Poppy for preparedness.
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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 6,709,049,780. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Disturbia by Rihanna as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 23, 2008). 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 Philippines approximately on 1100. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, cathedrals.
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 137,464,471 babies were born throughout the world in the year 2008. The estimated number of babies born on 21st August 2008 is 375,586. That’s equivalent to 261 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 Emma. This name was given to 18,809 baby girls. For the boys it’s Jacob. This name was recorded 22,591 times in the year 2008. Any chance you are Emma or Jacob? (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, 2008. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 234th day of 2008
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 34th Thursday of 2008
- Next same calendar year: 2036
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2023: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 175 days
- Age on next birthday: 13 years old
- Days since birth: 4,573 days
- Days spent sleeping: 1,524 days
- Years spent sleeping: 4.17 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 154
- Next full moon: February 27 at 08:19:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 29, 2040
- Age in dog years: 68 dog years old using a Schipperke breed
- Life path number and meaning: 3 – It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
- 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: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- 2008 world population: 6,709,049,780
- Number one song: Disturbia by Rihanna (August 23, 2008)
- Babies born in 2008: 137,464,471
- Babies born in 2008 every day: 375,586
- Babies born in 2008 every minute: 261
- Popular girl’s name: Emma – 18,809 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Jacob – 22,591 babies
- Roman numerals: XXI.VIII.MMVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: June 19, 1936 – Marisa Galvany, American soprano and actress; March 13, 1910 – Karl Gustav Ahlefeldt, Danish actor (d. 1985); April 29, 1976 – Jay Orpin, Swedish-Finnish songwriter and producer.
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