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August 23, 1959 was a Sunday and it was the 235th day of the year 1959. It was the 34th Sunday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1959 calendar will be in 2026. 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 Friday. 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 158 days left before your next birthday. You will be 60 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,757 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 7,252 days or 19.86 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 736 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 March 21 at 01:44:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on May 1, 1991.
If a dog named Spkie - a Airedale Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 285 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 Spkie will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Spkie will age 4.5 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.
- 1900Malvina Reynolds
- 1917Tex Williams
- 1946Keith Moon
- 1966Charley Boorman
- 1975Eliza Carthy
- 1976Scott Caan
- 1977Jelena Rozga
- 1984Eric Tai
- 1986Sky Blu
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.
- 1928Marian Seldes, American actress and singer (d. 2014)
- 1931Barbara Eden, American actress and singer
- 1966Rik Smits, Dutch-American basketball player
- 1969Jack Lopresti, English soldier and politician
- 1973Casey Blake, American baseball player
- 1976Scott Caan, American actor, director, and screenwriter
- 1978Andrew Rannells, American actor and singer
- 1978Julian Casablancas, American singer-songwriter (The Strokes and Julian Casablancas + The Voidz)
- 1978Randal Tye Thomas, American journalist and politician (d. 2014)
- 1981Stephan Loboué, Ivorian footballer
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.
- 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.
- 1614The University of Groningen is established in the Dutch Republic.
- 1873Albert Bridge in Chelsea, London opens.
- 1927Italian anarchists Sacco and Vanzetti are executed after a lengthy, controversial trial.
- 1944World War II: King Michael of Romania dismisses the pro-Nazi government of Marshal Antonescu, who is arrested. Romania switches sides from the Axis to the Allies.
- 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.
- 1982Bachir Gemayel is elected Lebanese President amidst the raging civil war.
- 1989Singing Revolution: Two million people from Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania stand on the Vilnius–Tallinn road, holding hands (Baltic Way).
- 2012A hot-air balloon crashes near the Slovenian capital of Ljubljana, killing six people and injuring 28 others.
View the complete list of August 23 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 23, and 1959 reveal that your Life Path number is 1. It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Burak Kut, Field Cate, William Ragsdale, Richard Biggs, Tessa Souter, O. J. Simpson, Sunny Leone, Rolf Kanies, Louis Johnson, Robert Fox.
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), Pig is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on August 23, 1959.
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 ‘Sunday’ is topaz.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 23rd August 1959 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on August 28, 1932. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +127. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on March 13, 1942. Your incompatibility score is -149. 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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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 3,000,716,593. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was The Three Bells by The Browns as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 24, 1959). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
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 Mexico approximately on 1725. Your profession was dancer, singer, actor.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson – to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 105,573,458 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1959. The estimated number of babies born on 23rd August 1959 is 289,242. That’s equivalent to 201 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 Mary. This name was given to 54,477 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 85,255 times in the year 1959. Any chance you are Mary or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about August 23, 1959. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 235th day of 1959
- Day of week: Sunday
- Day of week birthstone: Topaz
- Week index: 34th Sunday of 1959
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Friday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2021: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 158 days
- Age on next birthday: 60 years old
- Days since birth: 21,757 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,252 days
- Years spent sleeping: 19.86 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 736
- Next full moon: March 21 at 01:44:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on May 1, 1991
- Age in dog years: 285 dog years old using a Airedale Terrier breed
- Life path number and meaning: 1 – It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
- 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: Pig
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: August 28, 1932 (+127)
- Worst compatible birthday: March 13, 1942 (-149)
- 1959 world population: 3,000,716,593
- Number one song: The Three Bells by The Browns (August 24, 1959)
- Babies born in 1959: 105,573,458
- Babies born in 1959 every day: 289,242
- Babies born in 1959 every minute: 201
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 54,477 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 85,255 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: September 20, 1917 – Don Starr, American actor (d. 1995); August 28, 1925 – Billy Grammer, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 2011); December 17, 1975 – Milla Jovovich, Ukrainian-American actress and singer.
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