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August 24, 1968 was a Saturday and it was the 237th day of the year 1968. The next time you can reuse your old 1968 calendar will be in 2024. 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 Friday and two years from now it will be Saturday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 332 days left before your next birthday. You will be 50 years old when that day comes. There have been 17,930 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 607 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 October 5 at 18:41:00 GMT – Thursday.
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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.
- 1943Dafydd Iwan
- 1945Ronee Blakley
- 1947Raven De La Croix
- 1964Dana Gould
- 1965Marlee Matlin
- 1971Pierfrancesco Favino
- 1974Jennifer Lien
- 1987Daichi Miura
- 1990Juan Pedro Lanzani
- 1994Aqib Khan
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for August 24.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 24.
- 1635Peder Griffenfeld, Danish lawyer and politician (d. 1699)
- 1947Paulo Coelho, Brazilian author and songwriter
- 1948Kim Sung-il, South Korean commander and pilot
- 1965Brian Rajadurai, Sri Lankan-Canadian cricketer
- 1966Nick Denton, English-American journalist and businessman, founded Gawker Media
- 1967Michael Thomas, English footballer
- 1968Benoît Brunet, Canadian ice hockey player and sportscaster
- 1968Tim Salmon, American baseball player and sportscaster
- 1977Per Gade, Danish footballer
- 1983George Perris, Greek-French singer-songwriter and pianist
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 24.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1608The first official English representative to India lands in Surat.
- 1662The Act of Uniformity requires England to accept the Book of Common Prayer.
- 1870The Wolseley expedition reaches Manitoba to end the Red River Rebellion.
- 1875Captain Matthew Webb became first person to swim the English Channel
- 1942World War II: The Battle of the Eastern Solomons. Japanese aircraft carrier Ryūjō is sunk and US carrier USS Enterprise heavily damaged.
- 1950Edith Sampson becomes the first black U.S. delegate to the United Nations.
- 1954The Communist Control Act goes into effect, outlawing the American Communist Party.
- 1989Colombian drug barons declare “total war” on the Colombian government.
- 1989Tadeusz Mazowiecki is chosen as the first non-communist Prime Minister in Central and Eastern Europe.
- 1991Ukraine declares itself independent from the Soviet Union.
View the complete list of historical events for August 24.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 24 and 1968 reveal that your Life Path number is 2. It represents balance, harmony and partnership. You have the soul of an artist. You are a fine companion and possess a good sense of humor. Friends seek you out for your calming and peaceful company.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Anthimos Ananiadis, Kōji Kikkawa, Jean-Pierre Ferland, Keye Luke, Rachel Stevens, Keith Buckley, Dharmendra, Wes Bentley, Martin Richards, Clarice Taylor.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 24 is Virgo ♍. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Monkey is the mythical animal and Earth is the element of a person born on August 24, 1968.
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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 ‘Saturday’ is turquoise.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was People Got to Be Free by The Rascals as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 24, 1968). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: June 13, 1939 – Siegfried Fischbacher, German-American magician and actor; January 21, 1980 – N. Santhanam, Indian actor and producer; January 6, 1966 – A. R. Rahman, Indian singer-songwriter and producer.
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