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August 24, 1955 was a Wednesday and it was the 236th day of the year 1955. It was the 34th Wednesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1955 calendar will be in 2033. 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 Thursday. Next year it will be Saturday and two years from now it will be Sunday. 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 69 years old when that day comes. There have been 24,866 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 8,289 days or 22.69 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 842 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 September 29 at 09:58:00 GMT – Friday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on May 2, 1987.
If a dog named Cudi - a Chinese Crested breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 292 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 Cudi will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Cudi 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.
- 1890Duke Kahanamoku
- 1901Preston Foster
- 1932W. Morgan Sheppard
- 1949Pia Degermark
- 1954Philippe Cataldo
- 1958Steve Guttenberg
- 1962David Koechner
- 1973Dave Chappelle
- 1983Christopher Parker
- 1988Helga Krapf
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.
- 1890Duke Kahanamoku, American swimmer, actor, and surfer (d. 1968)
- 1915James Tiptree, Jr., American psychologist and author (d. 1987)
- 1921Eric Simms, English ornithologist and conservationist (d. 2009)
- 1956Dick Lee, Singaporean singer-songwriter and playwright
- 1968Tim Salmon, American baseball player and sportscaster
- 1973Dave Chappelle, American comedian, actor, producer and screenwriter
- 1976Simon Dennis, English rower and academic
- 1982José Bosingwa, Portuguese footballer
- 1986Arian Foster, American football player
- 1988Helga Krapf, German-Filipino actress
View the complete list of August 24 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 79Mount Vesuvius erupts. The cities of Pompeii, Herculaneum, and Stabiae are buried in volcanic ash (note: this traditional date has been challenged, and many scholars believe that the event occurred on October 24).
- 1516The Ottoman Empire under Selim I defeats the Mamluk Sultanate and captures present-day Syria at the Battle of Marj Dabiq.
- 1812Peninsular War: A coalition of Spanish, British, and Portuguese forces succeed in lifting the two-and-a-half-year-long Siege of Cádiz.
- 1875Captain Matthew Webb became first person to swim the English Channel
- 1914World War I: German troops capture Namur.
- 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.
- 1936The Australian Antarctic Territory is created.
- 1944World War II: Allied troops begin the attack on Paris.
- 1998First radio-frequency identification (RFID) human implantation tested in the United Kingdom.
- 2004Eighty-nine passengers die after two airliners explode after flying out of Domodedovo International Airport, near Moscow. The explosions are caused by suicide bombers (reportedly female) from the Russian Republic of Chechnya.
View the complete list of August 24 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 24, and 1955 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: Michal Yannai, Park Gyu-ri, Mick Foley, Lee Dorsey, Roger Young, Daryn Tufts, Rosa López, Ryo Katsuji, Carmine Giovinazzo, Gaia Cauchi.
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), Sheep is the mythical animal and Wood is the Eastern element of a person born on August 24, 1955.
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 ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 24th August 1955 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on December 19, 1928. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +172. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on May 11, 1941. Your score is -217. 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 2,782,098,943. (U.S. Census Bureau)
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 Yugoslavia approximately on 1500. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, bard.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 99,438,148 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1955. The estimated number of babies born on 24th August 1955 is 272,433. That’s equivalent to 189 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 Mary. This name was given to 63,162 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 88,335 times in the year 1955. Any chance you are Mary 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 24” 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.
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, 1955. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 236th day of 1955
- Day of week: Wednesday
- Day of week birthstone: Amethyst
- Week index: 34th Wednesday of 1955
- Next same calendar year: 2033
- Day of week this year: Thursday
- Day of week next year: Saturday
- Day of week in 2025: Sunday
- Days until next birthday: 337 days
- Age on next birthday: 69 years old
- Days since birth: 24,866 days
- Days spent sleeping: 8,289 days
- Years spent sleeping: 22.69 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 842
- Next full moon: September 29 at 09:58:00 GMT – Friday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on May 2, 1987
- Age in dog years: 292 dog years old using a Chinese Crested 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: Sheep
- Eastern zodiac element: Wood
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: December 19, 1928 (+172)
- Worst compatible birthday: May 11, 1941 (-217)
- 1955 world population: 2,782,098,943
- Babies born in 1955: 99,438,148
- Babies born in 1955 every day: 272,433
- Babies born in 1955 every minute: 189
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 63,162 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 88,335 babies
- Roman numerals: XXIV.VIII.MCMLV
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: May 8, 1959 – Ikue Sakakibara, Japanese actress and singer; October 8, 1979 – Noelle Scaggs, American singer-songwriter (Fitz and The Tantrums); September 9, 1988 – Shizuka Nakamura, Japanese model and actress.
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