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August 23, 1939 was a Wednesday and it was the 235th day of the year 1939. It was the 34th Wednesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1939 calendar will be in 2023. 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 was Monday. Next year it will be Tuesday and two years from now it will be Wednesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 338 days left before your next birthday. You will be 83 years old when that day comes. There have been 29,978 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 9,993 days or 27.36 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 1,015 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 September 20 at 23:56:00 GMT – Monday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on May 1, 1971.
If a dog named Reesey - a Great Pyrenees breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 423 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 Reesey will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Reesey will age 5-6 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.
- 1922Jean Darling
- 1925Robert Mulligan
- 1944Saira Banu
- 1945Bob Peck
- 1945Rita Pavone
- 1949Rick Springfield
- 1954Charles Busch
- 1978Julian Casablancas
- 1979Ritchie Neville
- 1986Neil Cicierega
View the complete list of August 23 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 23.
- 1905Constant Lambert, English composer and conductor (d. 1951)
- 1951Queen Noor of Jordan
- 1959Edwyn Collins, Scottish singer-songwriter and guitarist (Orange Juice)
- 1969Keith Tyson, English painter and illustrator
- 1972Manuel Vidrio, Mexican footballer, coach, and manager
- 1974Benjamin Limo, Kenyan runner
- 1979Zuzana Váleková, Slovak tennis player
- 1980Diamondog, Angolan rapper and journalist
- 1988Jeremy Lin, American basketball player
- 2001Zaijian Jaranilla, Filipino actor
View the complete list of August 23 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 406Gothic king Radagaisus is executed after he is defeated by Roman general Stilicho and 12,000 “barbarians” are incorporated into the Roman army or sold as slaves.
- 1521Christian II of Denmark is deposed as king of Sweden and Gustav Vasa is elected regent.
- 1600Battle of Gifu Castle: The eastern forces of Tokugawa Ieyasu defeat the western Japanese clans loyal to Toyotomi Hideyori, leading to the destruction of Gifu Castle and serving as a prelude to the Battle of Sekigahara.
- 1775American Revolutionary War: King George III delivers his Proclamation of Rebellion to the Court of St James’s stating that the American colonies have proceeded to a state of open and avowed rebellion.
- 1784Western North Carolina (now eastern Tennessee) declares itself an independent state under the name of Franklin; it is not accepted into the United States, and only lasts for four years.
- 1813At the Battle of Großbeeren, the Prussians under Von Bülow repulse the French army.
- 1873Albert Bridge in Chelsea, London opens.
- 1939World War II: Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union sign a non-aggression treaty, the Molotov–Ribbentrop Pact. In a secret addition to the pact, the Baltic states, Finland, Romania, and Poland are divided between the two nations.
- 1958Chinese Civil War: The Second Taiwan Strait Crisis begins with the People’s Liberation Army’s bombardment of Quemoy.
- 1973A bank robbery gone wrong in Stockholm, Sweden, turns into a hostage crisis; over the next five days the hostages begin to sympathise with their captors, leading to the term “Stockholm syndrome”.
View the complete list of August 23 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 23, and 1939 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: Kira Roessler, Jane Kaczmarek, Mercedes McNab, David Hoflin, David Manners, Penélope Cruz, Barbara Hendricks, Avon Long, Lewis Arquette, Lawrence Leritz.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on August 23 is Virgo ♍ (The Maiden) – a mutable sign with Earth as Western element. The ruling planet is Mercury – the planet of communication. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Eastern zodiac), Rabbit is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on August 23, 1939.
Did you know? Born on a cusp — or the borderline between two signs — describes a person whose birthday is August 23. Cuspers can be a blend of both signs. Sometimes a Virgo, sometimes a Leo, and sometimes both! If you know your approximate time and place of birth, then no worries. You can find your “official” zodiac sign by generating a free natal chart .
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 Virgo is carnelian. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 23rd August 1939 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on November 30, 1931. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +133. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on January 6, 1937. Your score is -145. 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.
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 Thailand approximately on 1150. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, geologist.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Inquisitive, inventive, liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.
Can you remember who you were?
In the United States, the most popular baby name is Mary. This name was given to 54,903 baby girls. For the boys it’s Robert. This name was recorded 59,645 times in the year 1939. Any chance you are Mary or Robert? (Source: ssa.gov)
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Your birthday in Roman numerals using DD.MM.YYYY notation is:
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about August 23, 1939. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 235th day of 1939
- Day of week: Wednesday
- Day of week birthstone: Amethyst
- Week index: 34th Wednesday of 1939
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Monday
- Day of week next year: Tuesday
- Day of week in 2023: Wednesday
- Days until next birthday: 338 days
- Age on next birthday: 83 years old
- Days since birth: 29,978 days
- Days spent sleeping: 9,993 days
- Years spent sleeping: 27.36 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 1,015
- Next full moon: September 20 at 23:56:00 GMT – Monday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on May 1, 1971
- Age in dog years: 423 dog years old using a Great Pyrenees 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: Virgo ♍ (The Maiden)
- Western zodiac element: Earth
- Western zodiac sign quality: Mutable
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Mercury – the planet of communication
- Western zodiac gemstone: Carnelian
- Eastern zodiac animal: Rabbit
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: November 30, 1931 (+133)
- Worst compatible birthday: January 6, 1937 (-145)
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 54,903 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Robert – 59,645 babies
- Roman numerals: XXIII.VIII.MCMXXXIX
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: August 29, 1995 – Aria Clemente, Filipino actress and singer; November 14, 1936 – Carey Bell, American singer and harmonica player (d. 2007); February 3, 1990 – Sean Kingston, American-Jamaican singer-songwriter.
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