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August 24, 1942 was a Monday and it was the 236th day of the year 1942. It was the 34th Monday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1942 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 Saturday. Next year it will be Monday and two years from now it will be Tuesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 188 days left before your next birthday. You will be 77 years old when that day comes. There have been 27,936 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 9,312 days or 25.49 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 946 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 February 19 at 15:54:00 GMT – Tuesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on May 2, 1974.
If a dog named Perseus - a Cardigan Welsh Corgi breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 324 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 Perseus will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Perseus 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.
- 1924Alyn Ainsworth
- 1947Anne Archer
- 1949Charles Rocket
- 1952Linton Kwesi Johnson
- 1962David Koechner
- 1963Hideo Kojima
- 1973Carmine Giovinazzo
- 1979Elva Hsiao
- 1981Jiro Wang
- 1990Juan Pedro Lanzani
View the complete list of August 24 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 24.
- 1902Fernand Braudel, French historian and academic (d. 1985)
- 1916Léo Ferré, Monegasque-Italian singer-songwriter and pianist (d. 1993)
- 1926Nancy Spero, American painter and academic (d. 2009)
- 1950John Banaszak, American football player and coach
- 1960Takashi Miike, Japanese actor, director, producer, and screenwriter
- 1968Shoichi Funaki, Japanese-American wrestler and sportscaster
- 1977Per Gade, Danish footballer
- 1983George Perris, Greek-French singer-songwriter and pianist
- 1990Jeffrey Vinokur, American chemist and dancer
- 2003Alexandre Coste, French son of Albert II, Prince of Monaco
View the complete list of August 24 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1662The Act of Uniformity requires England to accept the Book of Common Prayer.
- 1816The Treaty of St. Louis is signed in St. Louis, Missouri.
- 1898Count Muravyov, Foreign Minister of Russia presents a rescript that convoked the First Hague Peace Conference.
- 1914World War I: German troops capture Namur.
- 1932Amelia Earhart becomes the first woman to fly across the United States non-stop (from Los Angeles to Newark, New Jersey).
- 1954The Communist Control Act goes into effect, outlawing the American Communist Party.
- 1963Buddhist crisis: As a result of the Xá Lợi Pagoda raids, the US State Department cables the United States Embassy, Saigon to encourage Army of the Republic of Vietnam generals to launch a coup against President Ngô Đình Diệm if he did not remove his brother Ngô Đình Nhu.
- 1989Cincinnati Reds manager Pete Rose is banned from baseball for gambling by Commissioner A. Bartlett Giamatti.
- 1998First radio-frequency identification (RFID) human implantation tested in the United Kingdom.
- 2010In San Fernando, Tamaulipas, Mexico, 72 illegal immigrants are killed by Los Zetas and eventually found dead by Mexican authorities.
View the complete list of August 24 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 24, and 1942 reveal that your Life Path number is 3. It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Kreesha Turner, Rona Nishliu, Peter Egan, Johann Carlo, Koo Nimo, Brian Joo, Pierre Lebeau, Gary Lucy, Hugh Griffith, Ray Milland.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on August 24 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), Horse is the mythical animal and Water is the Eastern element of a person born on August 24, 1942.
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.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 24th August 1942 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on May 8, 1941. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +164. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on February 22, 1927. Your incompatibility score is -161. 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!
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?
In the United States, the most popular baby name is Mary. This name was given to 63,249 baby girls. For the boys it’s James. This name was recorded 77,173 times in the year 1942. Any chance you are Mary or James? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about August 24, 1942. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 236th day of 1942
- Day of week: Monday
- Day of week birthstone: Pearl
- Week index: 34th Monday of 1942
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Monday
- Day of week in 2021: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 188 days
- Age on next birthday: 77 years old
- Days since birth: 27,936 days
- Days spent sleeping: 9,312 days
- Years spent sleeping: 25.49 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 946
- Next full moon: February 19 at 15:54:00 GMT – Tuesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on May 2, 1974
- Age in dog years: 324 dog years old using a Cardigan Welsh Corgi breed
- Life path number and meaning: 3 – It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
- 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: Horse
- Eastern zodiac element: Water
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: May 8, 1941 (+164)
- Worst compatible birthday: February 22, 1927 (-161)
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 63,249 babies
- Popular boy’s name: James – 77,173 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: May 16, 1948 – Katia Dandoulaki, Greek model and actress; March 29, 1981 – Nihal Yalçın, Turkish actress and singer; April 21, 1929 – Barbara Keogh, English actress (d. 2005).
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