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August 26, 1942 was a Wednesday and it was the 238th day of the year 1942. The next time you can reuse your old 1942 calendar will be in 2026. 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 Sunday. Next year it will be Monday 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 39 days left before your next birthday. You will be 76 years old when that day comes. There have been 27,720 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 939 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 July 27 at 20:22:00 GMT – Friday.
If a dog named Avalon - a Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 357 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 Avalon will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Avalon 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.
- 1941Akiko Wakabayashi
- 1941Chris Curtis
- 1946Chantal Renaud
- 1960Nancy Martinez
- 1961Daniel Lévi
- 1978Raja Kaasheff
- 1980Macaulay Culkin
- 1982Akiko Kikuchi
- 1988Evan Ross
- 1996Bishop Nehru
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for August 26.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 26.
- 1873Lee de Forest, American engineer and academic, invented the Audion tube (d. 1961)
- 1900Hellmuth Walter, German-American engineer and businessman (d. 1980)
- 1903Caroline Pafford Miller, American author (d. 1992)
- 1941Jane Merrow, English actress, producer, and screenwriter
- 1949Leon Redbone, Canadian-American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer
- 1951Edward Witten, American physicist and academic
- 1962Bob Mionske, American cyclist and lawyer
- 1978Raja Kaasheff, English-Indian singer
- 1982Tuğçe Kazaz, Turkish model and actress, Miss Turkey 2001
- 1986Cassie Ventura, American singer-songwriter, dancer, and actress
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 26.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1748The first Lutheran denomination in North America, the Pennsylvania Ministerium, is founded in Philadelphia.
- 1914World War I: During the retreat from Mons, the British II Corps commanded by General Sir Horace Smith-Dorrien fought a vigorous and successful defensive action at Le Cateau.
- 1914World War I: The German colony of Togoland surrenders to French and British forces after a 20 day campaign.
- 1942The Holocaust in Chortkiav, western Ukraine: At 2.30 am the German Schutzpolizei starts driving Jews out of their houses, divides them into groups of 120, packs them in freight cars and deports 2000 to Bełżec extermination camp. Five hundred of the sick and children are murdered on the spot.
- 1944World War II: Charles de Gaulle enters Paris.
- 1977The Charter of the French Language is adopted by the National Assembly of Quebec
- 1978Sigmund Jähn becomes first German cosmonaut, on board Soyuz 31.
- 1997Beni Ali massacre in Algeria where 60 to 100 people were killed.
- 1999Russia begins the Second Chechen War in response to the Invasion of Dagestan by the Islamic International Peacekeeping Brigade.
- 2011The Boeing 787 Dreamliner, Boeing’s all-new composite airliner, receives certification from the EASA and the FAA
View the complete list of historical events for August 26.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 26 and 1942 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: Michelle Yeoh, Christopher Biggins, Al Freeman, Jr., Robert Adamson, Guy Clark, Christopher Hewett, Randy Orton, Ritwik Ghatak, Thom Yorke, Alfred Lynch.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 26 is Virgo ♍. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Horse is the mythical animal and Water is the element of a person born on August 26, 1942.
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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 ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
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 Mexico approximately on 1725. Your profession was dancer, singer, actor.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson – to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!
Can you remember who you were?
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: November 3, 1933 – Ken Berry, American actor, singer, and dancer; June 10, 1953 – Garry Hynes, Irish director and producer; October 5, 1952 – Harold Faltermeyer, German musician, composer, and producer.
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