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August 22, 1968 was a Thursday and it was the 235th day of the year 1968. The next time you can reuse your old 1968 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 Tuesday. Next year it will be Wednesday and two years from now it will be Thursday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 89 days left before your next birthday. You will be 49 years old when that day comes. There have been 17,808 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 603 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 9 at 13:11:00 GMT – Friday.
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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.
- 1915Hugh Paddick
- 1932Gabriele Tinti
- 1936John Callaway
- 1947Donna Jean Godchaux
- 1961Roland Orzabal
- 1964Andrew Wilson
- 1974Jenna Leigh Green
- 1979Brandon Adams
- 1981Takumi Saito
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for August 22.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 22.
- 1778James Kirke Paulding, American poet, playwright, and politician, 11th United States Secretary of the Navy (d. 1860)
- 1834Samuel Pierpont Langley, American physicist and astronomer (d. 1906)
- 1854Milan I of Serbia (d. 1901)
- 1882Raymonde de Laroche, French pilot (d. 1919)
- 1908Henri Cartier-Bresson, French photographer and painter (d. 2004)
- 1932Gerald P. Carr, American engineer, colonel, and astronaut
- 1938Paul Maguire, American football player and sportscaster
- 1970George Canyon, Canadian singer, guitarist, and actor
- 1971Natalie Ceeney, English businesswoman
- 1972Paul Doucette, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and drummer (Matchbox Twenty, The Break and Repair Method, and Tabitha’s Secret)
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 22.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 851Battle of Jengland: Erispoe defeats Charles the Bald near the Breton town of Jengland.
- 1654Jacob Barsimson arrives in New Amsterdam. He is the first known Jewish immigrant to America.
- 1717Spanish troops land on Sardinia.
- 1791Beginning of the Haitian Slave Revolution in Saint-Domingue.
- 1831Nat Turner’s slave rebellion commences just after midnight in Southampton County, Virginia, leading to the deaths of more than 50 whites and several hundred African Americans who are killed in retaliation for the uprising.
- 1848The United States annexes New Mexico.
- 1910Korea is annexed by Japan with the signing of the Japan–Korea Treaty of 1910, beginning a period of Japanese rule of Korea that lasted until the end of World War II.
- 1952The penal colony on Devil’s Island is permanently closed.
- 1971J. Edgar Hoover and John Mitchell announce the arrest of 20 of the Camden 28.
- 2007The Texas Rangers defeat the Baltimore Orioles 30–3, the most runs scored by a team in modern Major League Baseball history. The combined run total is also Major League record.
View the complete list of historical events for August 22.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 22 and 1968 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: Lynda Lemay, Franca Rame, Eli Kim, Ayumi Tsunematsu, Chris Carrabba, Glenne Headly, Jan Eggum, Napoleon, Vicky Leandros, Ty England.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 22 is Leo ♌. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Monkey is the mythical animal and Earth is the element of a person born on August 22, 1968.
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.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was People Got to Be Free by The Rascals as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 24, 1968). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: February 2, 1923 – Bonita Granville, American actress and producer (d. 1988); January 22, 1943 – Marília Pêra, Brazilian actress and singer; July 21, 1974 – Steve Byrne, American comedian and actor.
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