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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 119 days left before your next birthday. You will be 69 years old when that day comes. There have been 25,083 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 849 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 May 10 at 21:44:00 GMT – Wednesday.
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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.
- 1940Richard Sanders
- 1944Saira Banu
- 1947Rex Allen, Jr.
- 1949Rick Springfield
- 1949Shelley Long
- 1954Charles Busch
- 1970River Phoenix
- 1986Sky Blu
- 1995Eliza Pineda
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.
- 1769Georges Cuvier, French biologist and academic (d. 1832)
- 1785Oliver Hazard Perry, American commander (d. 1819)
- 1905Ernie Bushmiller, American cartoonist (d. 1982)
- 1951Jimi Jamison, American singer-songwriter (Survivor) (d. 2014)
- 1969Tinus Linee, South African rugby player and coach (d. 2014)
- 1972Martin Grainger, English footballer and manager
- 1976Scott Caan, American actor, director, and screenwriter
- 1981Stephan Loboué, Ivorian footballer
- 1982Trevor Wright, American actor
- 1987Nikki Gil, Filipino actress and singer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 23.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 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.
- 1244Siege of Jerusalem: The city’s citadel, the Tower of David, surrenders to Khwarezmian Empire.
- 1305Sir William Wallace is executed for high treason at Smithfield in London.
- 1572French Wars of Religion Mob violence against Huguenots in Paris results in the St. Bartholomew’s Day massacre.
- 1858The Round Oak rail accident occurs in Brierley Hill in the Black Country, England. It is 'Arguably the worst disaster ever to occur on British railways'.
- 1873Albert Bridge in Chelsea, London opens.
- 1946Ordinance No. 46 of the British Military Government constitutes the German Länder (states) of Hanover and Schleswig-Holstein.
- 1966Lunar Orbiter 1 takes the first photograph of Earth from orbit around the Moon.
- 1970Organized by Mexican American labor union leader César Chávez, the Salad Bowl strike, the largest farm worker strike in U.S. history, begins.
- 1994Eugene Bullard, the only black pilot in World War I, is posthumously commissioned as Second Lieutenant in the United States Air Force.
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: Lacey Brown, Scotty Beckett, Angie Dickinson, Lauren Bush, Serge Turgeon, Jeffrey Walker, Jean Sablon, Donald O'Connor, Robert Clothier, Samira Wiley.
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: January 4, 1991 – Olivia Tennet, New Zealand actress and dancer; January 16, 1992 – Maja Keuc, Slovenian singer; October 8, 1965 – Ardal O'Hanlon, Irish comedian, actor, and screenwriter.
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