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August 23, 1968 was a Friday and it was the 236th 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 was 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 337 days left before your next birthday. You will be 50 years old when that day comes. There have been 17,925 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 607 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 October 5 at 18:41:00 GMT – Thursday.
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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.
- 1938Roger Greenaway
- 1941Jim Ford
- 1961Gary Mabbutt
- 1969Geneviève Brouillette
- 1970River Phoenix
- 1972Mark Butcher
- 1974Ray Park
- 1978Andrew Rannells
- 1979Ritchie Neville
- 1987Nikki Gil
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.
- 1846Alexander Milne Calder, Scottish-American sculptor (d. 1923)
- 1877István Medgyaszay, Hungarian architect and academic (d. 1959)
- 1897Henry F. Pringle, American historian and journalist (d. 1958)
- 1922George Kell, American baseball player and sportscaster (d. 2009)
- 1927Martial Solal, Algerian-French pianist and composer
- 1932Mark Russell, American comedian, singer, and pianist
- 1970Lawrence Frank, American basketball player and coach
- 1975Bünyamin Sudaş, Turkish weightlifter
- 1979Ritchie Neville, English singer and actor (Five)
- 1989Breanna Conrad, American fashion designer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 23.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 634Abu Bakr dies at Medina and is succeeded by Umar I who becomes the second caliph of the Rashidun Caliphate.
- 1521Christian II of Denmark is deposed as king of Sweden and Gustav Vasa is elected regent.
- 1595Long Turkish War: Wallachian prince Michael the Brave confronts the Ottoman army in the Battle of Călugăreni and achieves a tactical victory.
- 1873Albert Bridge in Chelsea, London opens.
- 1938English cricketer Len Hutton sets a world record for the highest individual Test innings of 364, during a Test match against Australia.
- 1943World War II: Kharkov is liberated as a result of the Battle of Kursk.
- 1977The Gossamer Condor wins the Kremer prize for human powered flight.
- 1982Bachir Gemayel is elected Lebanese President amidst the raging civil war.
- 1990West Germany and East Germany announce that they will reunite on October 3.
- 1993The Galileo spacecraft discovers a moon, later named Dactyl, around 243 Ida, the first known asteroid moon.
View the complete list of historical events for August 23.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 23 and 1968 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: Billy Ocean, Matthew Ashford, Craig Robert Young, Gary Burghoff, Sean Costello, David Morales, Meryl Cassie, Rick Vito, Link Wray, Charlize Theron.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 23 is Virgo ♍. 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 23, 1968.
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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 ‘Friday’ is emerald.
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: April 15, 1952 – Kym Gyngell, Australian actor and screenwriter; September 19, 1974 – Victoria Silvstedt, Swedish model, actress, and singer; July 20, 1938 – Natalie Wood, American actress and singer (d. 1981).
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