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August 23, 1974 was a Friday and it was the 235th day of the year 1974. It was the 34th Friday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1974 calendar will be in 2019. 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 124 days left before your next birthday. You will be 45 years old when that day comes. There have been 16,312 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 5,437 days or 14.89 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 553 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 18 at 21:13:00 GMT – Saturday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on May 1, 2006.
If a dog named Pooker - a Boston Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 196 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 Pooker will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Pooker will age 4 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.
- 1944Saira Banu
- 1946Keith Moon
- 1970Jay Mohr
- 1970River Phoenix
- 1974Shifty Shellshock
- 1979Ritchie Neville
- 1986Neil Cicierega
- 1988Kim Matula
- 1995Eliza Pineda
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.
- 1785Oliver Hazard Perry, American commander (d. 1819)
- 1903William Primrose, Scottish viola player and educator (d. 1982)
- 1910Lonny Frey, American baseball player and soldier (d. 2009)
- 1928Marian Seldes, American actress and singer (d. 2014)
- 1932Mark Russell, American comedian, singer, and pianist
- 1934Sonny Jurgensen, American football player and sportscaster
- 1952Georgios Paraschos, Greek footballer and manager
- 1960Gary Hoey, American guitarist, songwriter, and producer (Heavy Bones)
- 1980Denny Bautista, Dominican baseball player
- 1981Carlos Cuéllar, Spanish 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 1328Battle of Cassel: French troops stop an uprising of Flemish farmers.
- 1382Siege of Moscow: The Golden Horde led by khan Tokhtamysh lays siege to the capital of the Grand Duchy of Moscow.
- 1813At the Battle of Großbeeren, the Prussians under Von Bülow repulse the French army.
- 1944Freckleton Air Disaster: A United States Army Air Forces B-24 Liberator bomber crashes into a school in Freckleton, England killing 61 people.
- 1954First flight of the C-130 Hercules transport aircraft.
- 1996Osama bin Laden issues message entitled 'A declaration of war against the Americans occupying the land of the two holy places.'
- 2006Natascha Kampusch, who had been abducted at the age of ten, escapes from her captor Wolfgang Přiklopil, after eight years of captivity.
- 2011A magnitude 5.8 (class: moderate) earthquake occurs in Virginia. Damage occurs to monuments and structures in Washington D.C. and the resulted damage is estimated at $200 million–$300 million USD.
View the complete list of August 23 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 23, and 1974 reveal that your Life Path number is 7. It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Stephen Dunham, Lil' P-Nut, Ron Eldard, Regina Belle, Mohammed Rafi, Tom Paxton, Linda Hunt, Tom Malone, Hattie Winston, Fred Singer.
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), Tiger is the mythical animal and Wood is the Eastern element of a person born on August 23, 1974.
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.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 23rd August 1974 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on July 30, 1966. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +120. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on June 23, 2003. Your incompatibility score is -159. 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.
Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 4,016,608,813. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was (You’re) Having My Baby by Paul Anka and Odia Coates as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 24, 1974). 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 Siberia approximately on 1425. Your profession was farmer, weaver, tailor.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 121,673,775 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1974. The estimated number of babies born on 23rd August 1974 is 333,353. That’s equivalent to 231 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 Jennifer. This name was given to 63,112 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,583 times in the year 1974. Any chance you are Jennifer or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
What’s your bizarre Florida Man story? The #FloridaManChallenge is breaking the Internet and social media. Some crazy men, women, or creatures from the Sunshine State are making headlines every day of the year including your birthday. Try this fun exercise. Pick your search engine of choice and type in “florida man August 23” and see what kind of wild news headline you will get. This viral craze started in 2013 and gets resurrected now and then. The latest was from Tumblr and found its way to Twitter. As they say, the rest is history.
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about August 23, 1974. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 235th day of 1974
- Day of week: Friday
- Day of week birthstone: Emerald
- Week index: 34th Friday of 1974
- Next same calendar year: 2019
- Day of week this year: Friday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2021: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 124 days
- Age on next birthday: 45 years old
- Days since birth: 16,312 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,437 days
- Years spent sleeping: 14.89 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 553
- Next full moon: May 18 at 21:13:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on May 1, 2006
- Age in dog years: 196 dog years old using a Boston Terrier breed
- Life path number and meaning: 7 – It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
- 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: Tiger
- Eastern zodiac element: Wood
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: July 30, 1966 (+120)
- Worst compatible birthday: June 23, 2003 (-159)
- 1974 world population: 4,016,608,813
- Number one song: (You’re) Having My Baby by Paul Anka and Odia Coates (August 24, 1974)
- Babies born in 1974: 121,673,775
- Babies born in 1974 every day: 333,353
- Babies born in 1974 every minute: 231
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 63,112 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,583 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: January 15, 1986 – Clara Lee, Swiss-Korean model and actress; January 20, 1965 – Heather Small, English singer-songwriter and actress; October 1, 1976 – Danielle Bisutti, American actress and singer.
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