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August 26, 1947 was a Tuesday and it was the 238th day of the year 1947. The next time you can reuse your old 1947 calendar will be in 2025. 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 Saturday. Next year it will be Sunday 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 312 days left before your next birthday. You will be 71 years old when that day comes. There have been 25,621 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 868 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 November 4 at 05:24:00 GMT – Saturday.
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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.
- 1940Don LaFontaine
- 1947Emiliano Díez
- 1956Brett Cullen
- 1957Dr. Alban
- 1960Nancy Martinez
- 1965Jon Hensley
- 1969Christopher Douglas
- 1982Gamze Özçelik
- 1982Tuğçe Kazaz
- 1996Bishop Nehru
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for August 26.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 26.
- 1903Caroline Pafford Miller, American author (d. 1992)
- 1910Mother Teresa, Macedonian-Indian nun and missionary, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1997)
- 1949Allahshukur Pashazadeh, Azerbaijani cleric
- 1964Peter Bromby, Bermudian sailor
- 1965Jon Hensley, American actor and singer
- 1974Meredith Eaton, American actress
- 1979Rubén Arriaza Pazos, Spanish footballer
- 1985Brandon McDonald, American football player
- 1992Hayley Hasselhoff, American actress
- 1993Keke Palmer, American actress and singer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 26.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1346Hundred Years’ War: The military supremacy of the English longbow over the French combination of crossbow and armoured knights is established at the Battle of Crécy.
- 1498Michelangelo is commissioned to carve the Pietà.
- 1768Captain James Cook sets sail from England on board HMS Endeavour.
- 1813War of the Sixth Coalition: An impromptu battle takes place when French and Prussian-Russian forces accidentally run into each other near Liegnitz, Prussia (now Legnica, Poland).
- 1883The 1883 eruption of Krakatoa begins its final, paroxysmal, stage.
- 1920The 19th amendment to United States Constitution takes effect, giving women the right to vote.
- 1978Papal conclave: Albino Luciani is elected as Pope John Paul I.
- 1980John Birges plants a bomb at Harvey’s Resort Hotel in Stateline, Nevada, US.
- 1999Russia begins the Second Chechen War in response to the Invasion of Dagestan by the Islamic International Peacekeeping Brigade.
- 2002Earth Summit 2002 begins in Johannesburg, South Africa.
View the complete list of historical events for August 26.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 26 and 1947 reveal that your Life Path number is 1. It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Dorothea Röschmann, Johnny Tillotson, Dean Butler, Blair Redford, Ronald Lacey, Miley Cyrus, Alan Tam, Sandeep Acharya, Art Modell, Artika Sari Devi.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 26 is Virgo ♍. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Pig is the mythical animal and Fire is the element of a person born on August 26, 1947.
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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 ‘Tuesday’ is ruby.
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 Southern Japan approximately on 1200. Your profession was trainer, holder of the fine animals, birds, insects.
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: March 29, 1950 – Norman Snow, American actor; December 17, 1981 – Tolgahan Sayışman, Turkish model, television host, and actor; May 24, 1972 – Greg Berlanti, American director, producer, and screenwriter.
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