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August 24, 1948 was a Tuesday and it was the 237th day of the year 1948. It was the 34th Tuesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1948 calendar will be in 2032. 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 Tuesday. Next year it will be Wednesday and two years from now it will be Thursday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 100 days left before your next birthday. You will be 73 years old when that day comes. There have been 26,563 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 8,854 days or 24.24 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 899 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 26 at 11:16:00 GMT – Wednesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on May 2, 1980.
If a dog named Juffyn - a Small Munsterlander Pointer breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 344 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 Juffyn will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Juffyn 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.
- 1901Preston Foster
- 1924Alyn Ainsworth
- 1924Jimmy Gardner
- 1945Ronee Blakley
- 1948Jean Michel Jarre
- 1956Dick Lee
- 1963Hideo Kojima
- 1965Marlee Matlin
- 1978Darren Robinson
- 1994King Krule
View the complete list of August 24 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 24.
- 1909Ronnie Grieveson, South African cricketer and soldier (d. 1998)
- 1927David Ireland, Australian author and playwright
- 1929Yasser Arafat, Egyptian-Palestinian engineer and politician, 1st President of the Palestinian National Authority (d. 2004)
- 1949Charles Rocket, American actor (d. 2005)
- 1949Pia Degermark, Swedish actress
- 1952Linton Kwesi Johnson, Jamaican-English poet and singer (Poet and the Roots)
- 1959Adrian Kuiper, South African cricketer and farmer
- 1960Takashi Miike, Japanese actor, director, producer, and screenwriter
- 1979Michael Redd, American basketball player
- 1989Rocío Igarzábal, Argentinian actress and singer (Teen Angels)
View the complete list of August 24 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1456The printing of the Gutenberg Bible is completed.
- 1516The Ottoman Empire under Selim I defeats the Mamluk Sultanate and captures present-day Syria at the Battle of Marj Dabiq.
- 1608The first official English representative to India lands in Surat.
- 1891Thomas Edison patents the motion picture camera.
- 1929Second day of two-day Hebron massacre during the 1929 Palestine riots: Arab attacks on the Jewish community in Hebron in the British Mandate of Palestine, result in the death of 65–68 Jews and the remaining Jews being forced to leave the city.
- 1932Amelia Earhart becomes the first woman to fly across the United States non-stop (from Los Angeles to Newark, New Jersey).
- 1944World War II: Allied troops begin the attack on Paris.
- 1989Tadeusz Mazowiecki is chosen as the first non-communist Prime Minister in Central and Eastern Europe.
- 1991Mikhail Gorbachev resigns as head of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union.
- 2014A 6.0 magnitude earthquake strikes Napa, California, in the northern San Francisco Bay area, injuring over 200 people. It was the largest earthquake to strike northern California since 1989.
View the complete list of August 24 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 24, and 1948 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: Cassadee Pope, Bobby Morley, Marian Anderson, Nikos Papazoglou, Ellen Wheeler, Jack Duarte, Tom Dice, Marny Kennedy, Jean Muir, Alex Walkinshaw.
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), Rat is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on August 24, 1948.
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 ‘Tuesday’ is ruby.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 24th August 1948 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on August 21, 1960. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +121. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on May 29, 1943. Your score is -123. 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?
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I do not know how you feel about this, but you were a male ♂ in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Hungary approximately on 1700. Your profession was map maker, astrologer, astronomer.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Timid, constrained, quiet person. You had creative talents, waited until that life to be liberated. Sometimes environment considered you strange.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your main lesson in present – to develop magnanimity and feeling of brotherhood. Try to become less adhered to material property and learn to have only as many, as you may give back.
Can you remember who you were?
In the United States, the most popular baby name is Linda. This name was given to 96,209 baby girls. For the boys it’s James. This name was recorded 88,588 times in the year 1948. Any chance you are Linda or James? (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 24, 1948. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 237th day of 1948
- Day of week: Tuesday
- Day of week birthstone: Ruby
- Week index: 34th Tuesday of 1948
- Next same calendar year: 2032
- Day of week this year: Tuesday
- Day of week next year: Wednesday
- Day of week in 2023: Thursday
- Days until next birthday: 100 days
- Age on next birthday: 73 years old
- Days since birth: 26,563 days
- Days spent sleeping: 8,854 days
- Years spent sleeping: 24.24 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 899
- Next full moon: May 26 at 11:16:00 GMT – Wednesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on May 2, 1980
- Age in dog years: 344 dog years old using a Small Munsterlander Pointer 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: Rat
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: August 21, 1960 (+121)
- Worst compatible birthday: May 29, 1943 (-123)
- Popular girl’s name: Linda – 96,209 babies
- Popular boy’s name: James – 88,588 babies
- Roman numerals: XXIV.VIII.MCMXLVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: August 18, 1992 – Riko Narumi, Japanese actress; January 17, 1931 – James Earl Jones, American actor; December 25, 1913 – Tony Martin, American singer and actor (d. 2012).
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