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August 23, 1948 was a Monday and it was the 236th day of the year 1948. The next time you can reuse your old 1948 calendar will be in 2032. 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 Wednesday. Next year it will be Thursday and two years from now it will be Friday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 91 days left before your next birthday. You will be 69 years old when that day comes. There have been 25,111 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 850 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.
- 1909Leila Danette
- 1917Tex Williams
- 1922Jean Darling
- 1960Chris Potter
- 1965Roger Avary
- 1967Kazumi Totaka
- 1970Jay Mohr
- 1978Kobe Bryant
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for August 23.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 23.
- 1814James Roosevelt Bayley, American archbishop (d. 1877)
- 1938Roger Greenaway, English singer-songwriter and producer (The Kestrels, Brotherhood of Man, and The Pipkins)
- 1944Antonia Novello, Puerto Rican-American physician and admiral, 14th Surgeon General of the United States
- 1949William Lane Craig, American apologist and theologian
- 1969Tinus Linee, South African rugby player and coach (d. 2014)
- 1982Scott Palguta, American soccer player
- 1984Glen Johnson, English footballer
- 1986Brett Morris, Australian rugby player
- 1986Kim Feenstra, Dutch model and actress
- 1989Lianne La Havas, English singer-songwriter and guitarist
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 23.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 30 BCAfter the successful invasion of Egypt, Octavian executes Marcus Antonius Antyllus, eldest son of Mark Antony, and Caesarion, the last king of the Ptolemaic dynasty of Egypt and only child of Julius Caesar and Cleopatra.
- 20 BCLudi Volcanalici are held within the temple precinct of Vulcan, and used by Augustus to mark the treaty with Parthia and the return of the legionary standards that had been lost at the Battle of Carrhae in 53 BC.
- 1541French explorer Jacques Cartier lands near Quebec City in his third voyage to Canada.
- 1765Beginning of Burmese–Siamese War.
- 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.
- 1896Officially recognised date of the Cry of Pugad Lawin, the start of the Philippine Revolution is made in Pugad Lawin (Quezon City), in the province of Manila (actual date and location is disputed).
- 1942World War II: Beginning of the Battle of Stalingrad.
- 1985Hans Tiedge, top counter-spy of West Germany, defects to East Germany.
- 1989Singing Revolution: Two million people from Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania stand on the Vilnius–Tallinn road, holding hands (Baltic Way).
- 2007The skeletal remains of Russia’s last royal family members Alexei Nikolaevich, Tsarevich of Russia, and his sister Grand Duchess Anastasia are discovered near Yekaterinburg, Russia.
View the complete list of historical events for August 23.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 23 and 1948 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: Paul Rotha, Alexis Bledel, Kim Soo-hyun, Jay Underwood, Ami Foster, Hilde Hildebrand, Dan O'Herlihy, Arnold Wesker, Olivia Cole, Eumir Deodato.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 23 is Virgo ♍. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Rat is the mythical animal and Earth is the element of a person born on August 23, 1948.
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 ‘Monday’ is pearl.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: March 8, 1973 – Mickey Ferriols, American-Filipino actress; January 14, 1987 – Atsushi Hashimoto, Japanese actor; December 18, 1948 – Laurent Voulzy, French-English singer-songwriter and guitarist.
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