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August 26, 1974 was a Monday and it was the 238th day of the year 1974. It was the 34th Monday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1974 calendar will be in 2019. 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 Monday. Next year it will be Wednesday and two years from now it will be Thursday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 256 days left before your next birthday. You will be 46 years old when that day comes. There have been 16,546 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 5,515 days or 15.10 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 561 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 January 10 at 19:23:00 GMT – Friday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on May 4, 2006.
If a dog named Boowoo - a German Wirehaired Pointer breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 253 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 Boowoo will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Boowoo 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.
- 1909Jim Davis
- 1939Todor Kolev
- 1946Valerie Simpson
- 1950Ahmet Özhan
- 1952Michael Jeter
- 1982Akiko Kikuchi
- 1982Tuğçe Kazaz
- 1991Tommy Bastow
- 1993Keke Palmer
View the complete list of August 26 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 26.
- 1740Joseph-Michel Montgolfier, French inventor, invented the hot air balloon (d. 1810)
- 1896Ivan Mihailov, Bulgarian soldier and politician (d. 1990)
- 1898Peggy Guggenheim, American-Italian art collector and philanthropist (d. 1979)
- 1909Jim Davis, American actor (d. 1981)
- 1940Nik Turner, English singer-songwriter and saxophonist (Hawkwind, Inner City Unit, and Space Ritual)
- 1955Ian Dejardin, English historian and curator
- 1956Sally Beamish, English viola player and composer
- 1962Bob Mionske, American cyclist and lawyer
- 1974Meredith Eaton, American actress
- 1985Brian Kelley, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Florida Georgia Line)
View the complete list of August 26 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1778The first recorded ascent of Triglav, the highest mountain in Slovenia.
- 1791John Fitch is granted a United States patent for the steamboat.
- 1810The former viceroy Santiago de Liniers of the Viceroyalty of the Río de la Plata is executed after the defeat of his counter-revolution.
- 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).
- 1814Chilean War of Independence: Infighting between the rebel forces of José Miguel Carrera and Bernardo O'Higgins erupts in the Battle of Las Tres Acequias.
- 1883The 1883 eruption of Krakatoa begins its final, paroxysmal, stage.
- 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.
- 1920The 19th amendment to United States Constitution takes effect, giving women the right to vote.
- 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.
- 1970The then-new feminist movement, led by Betty Friedan, leads a nationwide Women’s Strike for Equality.
View the complete list of August 26 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 26, and 1974 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: Emma Wray, Ed Petrie, Shaquille O'Neal, Peter Firth, Jeannie Lewis, Robert Merrill, José Carreras, Tod Howarth, Daisuke Tsuda, Kamal Haasan.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on August 26 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), Tiger is the mythical animal and Wood is the Eastern element of a person born on August 26, 1974.
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 ‘Monday’ is pearl.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 26th August 1974 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on July 3, 1952. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +133. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on February 21, 1966. Your score is -156. 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 4,016,608,813. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was (You’re) Having My Baby by Paul Anka and Odia Coates as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 31, 1974). 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 Western Russia approximately on 1425. Your profession was farmer, weaver, tailor.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 121,673,775 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1974. The estimated number of babies born on 26th August 1974 is 333,353. That’s equivalent to 231 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 63,112 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,583 times in the year 1974. 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 26, 1974. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 238th day of 1974
- Day of week: Monday
- Day of week birthstone: Pearl
- Week index: 34th Monday of 1974
- Next same calendar year: 2019
- Day of week this year: Monday
- Day of week next year: Wednesday
- Day of week in 2021: Thursday
- Days until next birthday: 256 days
- Age on next birthday: 46 years old
- Days since birth: 16,546 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,515 days
- Years spent sleeping: 15.10 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 561
- Next full moon: January 10 at 19:23:00 GMT – Friday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on May 4, 2006
- Age in dog years: 253 dog years old using a German Wirehaired Pointer breed
- Life path number and meaning: 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.
- 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: Tiger
- Eastern zodiac element: Wood
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: July 3, 1952 (+133)
- Worst compatible birthday: February 21, 1966 (-156)
- 1974 world population: 4,016,608,813
- Number one song: (You’re) Having My Baby by Paul Anka and Odia Coates (August 31, 1974)
- Babies born in 1974: 121,673,775
- Babies born in 1974 every day: 333,353
- Babies born in 1974 every minute: 231
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 63,112 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,583 babies
- Roman numerals: XXVI.VIII.MCMLXXIV
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: August 29, 1922 – Richard Blackwell, American actor, fashion designer, and critic (d. 2008); March 1, 1980 – Anna Semenovich, Russian singer, actress, and ice dancer; February 20, 1972 – k-os, Canadian rapper and producer.
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