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August 24, 1980 was a Sunday and it was the 237th day of the year 1980. The next time you can reuse your old 1980 calendar will be in 2036. 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 Friday. Next year it will be Saturday and two years from now it will be Monday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 6 days left before your next birthday. You will be 38 years old when that day comes. There have been 13,873 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 4,624 days or 13 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 470 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 August 26 at 11:58:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on May 2, 2012.
If a dog named Badger - a Bracco Italiano breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 213 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 Badger will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Badger will age 5-6 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.
- 1938David Freiberg
- 1943Dafydd Iwan
- 1945Ronee Blakley
- 1952Holly Hallstrom
- 1956Dick Lee
- 1957Jeffrey Daniel
- 1957Stephen Fry
- 1961Jared Harris
- 1963Hideo Kojima
- 1971Pierfrancesco Favino
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.
- 1552Lavinia Fontana, Italian painter and educator (d. 1614)
- 1635Peder Griffenfeld, Danish lawyer and politician (d. 1699)
- 1890Jean Rhys, Dominican-English author (d. 1979)
- 1932Richard Meale, Australian pianist and composer (d. 2009)
- 1937Moshood Abiola, Nigerian businessman and politician (d. 1998)
- 1943Pini Zahavi, Israeli journalist and agent
- 1947Anne Archer, American actress and producer
- 1956John Culberson, American lawyer and politician
- 1974Jennifer Lien, American actress and producer
- 1979Markus Walger, German rugby player
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 24.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 455The Vandals, led by king Genseric, begin to plunder Rome. Pope Leo I requests Genseric not destroy the ancient city or murder its citizens. He agrees and the gates of Rome are opened. However, the Vandals loot a great amount of treasure.
- 1812Peninsular War: A coalition of Spanish, British, and Portuguese forces succeed in lifting the two-and-a-half-year-long Siege of Cádiz.
- 1820Constitutionalist insurrection at Oporto, Portugal.
- 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.
- 1931Resignation of the United Kingdom’s Second Labour Government. Formation of the UK National Government.
- 1932Amelia Earhart becomes the first woman to fly across the United States non-stop (from Los Angeles to Newark, New Jersey).
- 1937Spanish Civil War: Sovereign Council of Asturias and León is proclaimed in Gijón.
- 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.
- 2006The International Astronomical Union (IAU) redefines the term “planet” such that Pluto is now considered a dwarf planet.
View the complete list of historical events for August 24.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 24 and 1980 reveal that your Life Path number is 5. It represents progress, adventure and opportunity. You possess the curiosity of a cat and long to experience all of life.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Gucci Mane, Sheridan Smith, Jo-El Sonnier, Isaac Slade, Roy Kim, Rich Homie Quan, June Anderson, Stella Stevens, Chris Langham, Sandra.
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 Metal is the element of a person born on August 24, 1980.
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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 ‘Sunday’ is topaz.
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.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Sailing by Christopher Cross as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 30, 1980). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
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 Southern India approximately on 1350. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, docks.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You are a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.
Can you remember who you were?
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: November 29, 1971 – Gena Lee Nolin, American actress; November 17, 1972 – Lorraine Pascale, English model and chef; September 24, 1976 – Yakkun Sakurazuka, Japanese voice actress and singer (d. 2013).
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