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August 23, 1985 was a Friday and it was the 235th day of the year 1985. It was the 34th Friday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1985 calendar will be in 2030. 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 Monday. Next year it will be Tuesday and two years from now it will be Wednesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 210 days left before your next birthday. You will be 36 years old when that day comes. There have been 12,939 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 4,313 days or 11.81 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 438 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 January 28 at 19:17:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on May 1, 2017.
If a dog named Goober - a Chinese Crested breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 160 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 Goober will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Goober 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.
- 1900Malvina Reynolds
- 1929Vera Miles
- 1938Roger Greenaway
- 1944Saira Banu
- 1945Rita Pavone
- 1954Charles Busch
- 1959Edwyn Collins
- 1974Ray Park
- 1983Annie Ilonzeh
- 1986Neil Cicierega
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.
- 1524François Hotman, French lawyer and jurist (d. 1590)
- 1852Clímaco Calderón, Colombian lawyer and politician, 15th President of Colombia (d. 1913)
- 1929Vera Miles, American model and actress, Miss Kansas 1948
- 1943Dale Campbell-Savours, Baron Campbell-Savours, English businessman and politician
- 1944Antonia Novello, Puerto Rican-American physician and admiral, 14th Surgeon General of the United States
- 1952Georgios Paraschos, Greek footballer and manager
- 1981Carlos Cuéllar, Spanish footballer
- 1982Scott Palguta, American soccer player
- 1982YTCracker, American rapper and DJ
- 1983Marianne Steinbrecher, German-Brazilian volleyball player
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.
- 1592Japanese invasions of Korea: The Yeongwon Castle is besieged by the Japanese Fourth Division led by Itō Suketaka.
- 1614The University of Groningen is established in the Dutch Republic.
- 1628George Villiers, the first Duke of Buckingham, is assassinated by John Felton.
- 1765Beginning of Burmese–Siamese War.
- 1831Nat Turner’s slave rebellion is suppressed.
- 1938English cricketer Len Hutton sets a world record for the highest individual Test innings of 364, during a Test match against Australia.
- 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.
- 1990Saddam Hussein appears on Iraqi state television with a number of Western “guests” (actually hostages) to try to prevent the Gulf War.
- 1990West Germany and East Germany announce that they will reunite on October 3.
- 2010Manila hostage crisis, in which eight hostages were killed.
View the complete list of August 23 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 23, and 1985 reveal that your Life Path number is 9. It represents selflessness, forgiveness and creativity. You are the philanthropist, humanitarian, socially conscious, and are deeply concerned about the state of the world.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Glenn Shadix, Hanna Alström, George Eads, Hanna Schygulla, Trey Parker, Suzanna von Nathusius, Tony Martin, Kasumi Nakane, Holly Johnson, Janelle Monáe.
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), Ox is the mythical animal and Wood is the Eastern element of a person born on August 23, 1985.
Did you know? Born on a cusp — or the borderline between two signs — describes a person whose birthday is August 23. Cuspers can be a blend of both signs. Sometimes a Virgo, sometimes a Leo, and sometimes both! If you know your approximate time and place of birth, then no worries. You can find your “official” zodiac sign by generating a free natal chart .
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 1985 is Poppy for preparedness.
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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 4,856,462,699. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was The Power of Love by Huey Lewis and the News as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 24, 1985). 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 135,970,553 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1985. The estimated number of babies born on 23rd August 1985 is 372,522. That’s equivalent to 259 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 Jessica. This name was given to 48,346 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 64,906 times in the year 1985. Any chance you are Jessica or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
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Your birthday in Roman numerals using DD.MM.YYYY notation is:
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about August 23, 1985. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 235th day of 1985
- Day of week: Friday
- Day of week birthstone: Emerald
- Week index: 34th Friday of 1985
- Next same calendar year: 2030
- Day of week this year: Monday
- Day of week next year: Tuesday
- Day of week in 2023: Wednesday
- Days until next birthday: 210 days
- Age on next birthday: 36 years old
- Days since birth: 12,939 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,313 days
- Years spent sleeping: 11.81 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 438
- Next full moon: January 28 at 19:17:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on May 1, 2017
- Age in dog years: 160 dog years old using a Chinese Crested breed
- Life path number and meaning: 9 – It represents selflessness, forgiveness and creativity. You are the philanthropist, humanitarian, socially conscious, and are deeply concerned about the state of the world.
- 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: Ox
- Eastern zodiac element: Wood
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- 1985 world population: 4,856,462,699
- Number one song: The Power of Love by Huey Lewis and the News (August 24, 1985)
- Babies born in 1985: 135,970,553
- Babies born in 1985 every day: 372,522
- Babies born in 1985 every minute: 259
- Popular girl’s name: Jessica – 48,346 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 64,906 babies
- Roman numerals: XXIII.VIII.MCMLXXXV
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: January 16, 1972 – Dameon Clarke, Canadian-American actor; February 18, 1947 – Dennis DeYoung, American singer-songwriter, keyboard player, and producer (Styx); April 18, 1946 – Jean-François Balmer, Swiss actor.
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