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August 26, 1980 was a Tuesday and it was the 239th day of the year 1980. It was the 35th Tuesday of that year. 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 was 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 308 days left before your next birthday. You will be 39 years old when that day comes. There have been 13,936 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 4,645 days or 12.72 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 472 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 October 24 at 16:46:00 GMT – Wednesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on May 4, 2012.
If a dog named Sistah - a Chesapeake Bay Retriever breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 191 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 Sistah will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Sistah 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.
- 1908Aubrey Schenck
- 1944Maureen Tucker
- 1956Brett Cullen
- 1960Ola Ray
- 1977Trần Thu Hà
- 1982Akiko Kikuchi
- 1982Gamze Özçelik
- 1988Niña Jose
- 1991Tommy Bastow
- 1992Hayley Hasselhoff
View the complete list of August 26 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 26.
- 1939Jorge Paulo Lemann, Brazilian banker and financier
- 1952Michael Jeter, American actor and singer (d. 2003)
- 1960Branford Marsalis, American saxophonist, composer, and bandleader (Buckshot LeFonque)
- 1960Ola Ray, American model and actress
- 1964Chad Kreuter, American baseball player and manager
- 1964Mehriban Aliyeva, Azerbaijani wife of Ilham Aliyev
- 1965Marcus du Sautoy, English mathematician and academic
- 1968Chris Boardman, English cyclist
- 1976Amaia Montero, Spanish singer-songwriter (La Oreja de Van Gogh)
- 1991Jessica Diggins, American skier
View the complete list of August 26 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1278Ladislaus IV of Hungary and Rudolf I of Germany defeat Ottokar II of Bohemia in the Battle on the Marchfeld near Dürnkrut in (then) Moravia.
- 1768Captain James Cook sets sail from England on board HMS Endeavour.
- 1789The Declaration of the Rights of Man and of the Citizen is approved by the National Constituent Assembly of France.
- 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).
- 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.
- 1940Chad becomes the first French colony to join the Allies under the administration of Félix Éboué, France’s first black colonial governor.
- 1970The then-new feminist movement, led by Betty Friedan, leads a nationwide Women’s Strike for Equality.
- 1978Sigmund Jähn becomes first German cosmonaut, on board Soyuz 31.
- 1997Beni Ali massacre in Algeria where 60 to 100 people were killed.
- 2002Earth Summit 2002 begins in Johannesburg, South Africa.
View the complete list of August 26 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 26, and 1980 reveal that your Life Path number is 7. It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Robin Ellis, Rigo Tovar, John Daly, Jason Croot, Fernand Gignac, Mille Petrozza, Luke Kirby, Vera Miles, Carmine Giovinazzo, David Johansen.
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), Monkey is the mythical animal and Metal is the Eastern element of a person born on August 26, 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 ‘Tuesday’ is ruby.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 26th August 1980 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on November 12, 1989. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +205. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on May 21, 1973. Your incompatibility score is -188. 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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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.
Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 4,451,362,735. (U.S. Census Bureau)
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?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 125,148,676 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1980. The estimated number of babies born on 26th August 1980 is 341,936. That’s equivalent to 237 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 58,376 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 68,693 times in the year 1980. Any chance you are Jennifer or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about August 26, 1980. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 239th day of 1980
- Day of week: Tuesday
- Day of week birthstone: Ruby
- Week index: 35th Tuesday of 1980
- Next same calendar year: 2036
- Day of week this year: Sunday
- Day of week next year: Monday
- Day of week in 2020: Wednesday
- Days until next birthday: 308 days
- Age on next birthday: 39 years old
- Days since birth: 13,936 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,645 days
- Years spent sleeping: 12.72 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 472
- Next full moon: October 24 at 16:46:00 GMT – Wednesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on May 4, 2012
- Age in dog years: 191 dog years old using a Chesapeake Bay Retriever breed
- Life path number and meaning: 7 – It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
- 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: Monkey
- Eastern zodiac element: Metal
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: November 12, 1989 (+205)
- Worst compatible birthday: May 21, 1973 (-188)
- 1980 world population: 4,451,362,735
- Number one song: Sailing by Christopher Cross (August 30, 1980)
- Babies born in 1980: 125,148,676
- Babies born in 1980 every day: 341,936
- Babies born in 1980 every minute: 237
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 58,376 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 68,693 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: February 16, 1931 – Otis Blackwell, American singer-songwriter and pianist (d. 2002); October 19, 1977 – Takamasa Suga, Japanese actor; May 14, 1972 – Gabriel Mann, American actor.
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