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August 24, 1978 was a Thursday and it was the 236th day of the year 1978. It was the 34th Thursday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1978 calendar will be in 2023. 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 87 days left before your next birthday. You will be 42 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,254 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 5,085 days or 13.92 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 516 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 June 5 at 19:15:00 GMT – Friday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on May 2, 2010.
If a dog named Armonia - a Harrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 204 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 Armonia will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Armonia 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.
- 1917Dennis James
- 1943Dafydd Iwan
- 1949Charles Rocket
- 1949Pia Degermark
- 1956Kevin Dunn
- 1973Grey DeLisle
- 1983Christopher Parker
- 1983George Perris
- 1989Rocío Igarzábal
- 1994Aqib Khan
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.
- 1863Dragutin Lerman, Croatian explorer (d. 1918)
- 1907Bruno Giacometti, Swiss architect, designed the Hallenstadion (d. 2012)
- 1948Sauli Niinistö, Finnish captain and politician, 12th President of Finland
- 1953Sam Torrance, Scottish golfer and sportscaster
- 1963Francis Pangilinan, Filipino lawyer and politician
- 1964Oteil Burbridge, American bass player (The Allman Brothers Band, Tedeschi Trucks Band, Vida Blue, BK3, and Col. Bruce Hampton and The Aquarium Rescue Unit)
- 1970Tugay Kerimoğlu, Turkish footballer and manager
- 1972Jean-Luc Brassard, Canadian skier and radio host
- 1977Denílson de Oliveira Araújo, Brazilian footballer
- 1986Shanthanu Bhagyaraj, Indian actor
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.
- 394The Graffito of Esmet-Akhom, the latest known inscription in Egyptian hieroglyphs, was written.
- 410The Visigoths under king Alaric I begin to pillage Rome.
- 1215Pope Innocent III declares Magna Carta invalid.
- 1482The town and castle of Berwick upon Tweed is captured from Scotland by an English army
- 1682William Penn receives the area that is now the state of Delaware, and adds it to his colony of Pennsylvania.
- 1870The Wolseley expedition reaches Manitoba to end the Red River Rebellion.
- 1898Count Muravyov, Foreign Minister of Russia presents a rescript that convoked the First Hague Peace Conference.
- 1909Workers start pouring concrete for the Panama Canal.
- 1937Spanish Civil War: Sovereign Council of Asturias and León is proclaimed in Gijón.
- 1989Cincinnati Reds manager Pete Rose is banned from baseball for gambling by Commissioner A. Bartlett Giamatti.
View the complete list of August 24 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 24, and 1978 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: James Mason, Terrence Howard, Maya Plisetskaya, Eddie Romero, Hozier, Hazal Kaya, Annette Kerr, Marilou, Gloria Swanson, David Ogden Stiers.
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 Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on August 24, 1978.
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 ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 24th August 1978 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on June 8, 1985. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +128. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on February 19, 1994. Your score is -174. 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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Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 4,304,105,753. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Grease by Frankie Valli as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 26, 1978). 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 Thailand approximately on 1150. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, geologist.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Inquisitive, inventive, liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 122,638,528 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1978. The estimated number of babies born on 24th August 1978 is 335,996. That’s equivalent to 233 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 Jennifer. This name was given to 56,323 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,158 times in the year 1978. Any chance you are Jennifer 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 24, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 236th day of 1978
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 34th Thursday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Monday
- Day of week next year: Tuesday
- Day of week in 2022: Wednesday
- Days until next birthday: 87 days
- Age on next birthday: 42 years old
- Days since birth: 15,254 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,085 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.92 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 516
- Next full moon: June 5 at 19:15:00 GMT – Friday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on May 2, 2010
- Age in dog years: 204 dog years old using a Harrier 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: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: June 8, 1985 (+128)
- Worst compatible birthday: February 19, 1994 (-174)
- 1978 world population: 4,304,105,753
- Number one song: Grease by Frankie Valli (August 26, 1978)
- Babies born in 1978: 122,638,528
- Babies born in 1978 every day: 335,996
- Babies born in 1978 every minute: 233
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 56,323 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,158 babies
- Roman numerals: XXIV.VIII.MCMLXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: November 8, 1949 – Bonnie Raitt, American singer-songwriter and guitarist; October 24, 1989 – PewDiePie, Swedish-English blogger and actor; February 27, 1950 – Gilla, Austrian singer.
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