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August 28, 1940 was a Wednesday and it was the 241st day of the year 1940. It was the 35th Wednesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1940 calendar will be in 2024. 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 Wednesday. Next year it will be Friday and two years from now it will be Saturday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 341 days left before your next birthday. You will be 80 years old when that day comes. There have been 28,879 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 9,626 days or 26.36 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 978 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 13 at 21:09:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on May 6, 1972.
If a dog named Sparkplug - a Norwich Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 336 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 Sparkplug will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Sparkplug will age 4 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.
- 1888Evadne Price
- 1925Donald O'Connor
- 1930Ben Gazzara
- 1959Brian Thompson
- 1969Jason Priestley
- 1974Kaori Mizuhashi
- 1975Vera Jordanova
- 1981Kelly Misa
- 1984Sarah Roemer
- 1992Max Collins
View the complete list of August 28 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 28.
- 1853Vladimir Shukhov, Russian architect and engineer, designed the Adziogol Lighthouse (d. 1939)
- 1921Fernando Fernán Gómez, Spanish actor, director, and playwright (d. 2007)
- 1938Maurizio Costanzo, Italian journalist and academic
- 1941Toomas Leius, Estonian tennis player and coach
- 1951Wayne Osmond, American singer-songwriter and actor (The Osmonds)
- 1956Luis Guzmán, Puerto Rican-American actor and producer
- 1958Whip Hubley, American actor
- 1966Yoko Takahashi, Japanese singer
- 1986Simon Mannering, New Zealand rugby player
- 1990Jane Randall, American model
View the complete list of August 28 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1189Third Crusade: The Crusaders begin the Siege of Acre under Guy of Lusignan.
- 1565Pedro Menéndez de Avilés sights land near St. Augustine, Florida and founds the oldest continuously occupied European-established city in the continental United States.
- 1609Henry Hudson discovers Delaware Bay.
- 1849After a month-long siege, Venice, which had declared itself independent as the Republic of San Marco, surrenders to Austria.
- 1862American Civil War: Second Battle of Bull Run, also known as the Battle of Second Manassas. The battle ends on August 30.
- 1898Caleb Bradham invents the carbonated soft drink that will later be called “Pepsi-Cola”.
- 1963Emily Hoffert and Janice Wylie are murdered in their Manhattan apartment, prompting the events that would lead to the passing of the Miranda Rights.
- 1996Charles, Prince of Wales and Diana, Princess of Wales divorce.
- 2003An electricity blackout cuts off power to around 500,000 people living in south east England and brings 60% of London’s underground rail network to a halt.
- 2004Software Freedom Day is established and is firstly observed.
View the complete list of August 28 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 28, and 1940 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: Amy Childs, Barry Melton, Jack Starrett, Lucas Neff, Masato Wada, Anne Gwynne, Butch Hartman, Zhang Yimou, Kevin DuBrow, Dorothy Janis.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on August 28 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), Dragon is the mythical animal and Metal is the Eastern element of a person born on August 28, 1940.
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.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 28th August 1940 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on December 28, 1936. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +129. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on February 25, 1964. Your incompatibility score is -173. 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?
A: Birthday twins – easy!
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 Alaska approximately on 750. Your profession was handicraftsman, mechanic.
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?
In the United States, the most popular baby name is Mary. This name was given to 56,201 baby girls. For the boys it’s James. This name was recorded 62,471 times in the year 1940. Any chance you are Mary or James? (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 28, 1940. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 241st day of 1940
- Day of week: Wednesday
- Day of week birthstone: Amethyst
- Week index: 35th Wednesday of 1940
- Next same calendar year: 2024
- Day of week this year: Wednesday
- Day of week next year: Friday
- Day of week in 2021: Saturday
- Days until next birthday: 341 days
- Age on next birthday: 80 years old
- Days since birth: 28,879 days
- Days spent sleeping: 9,626 days
- Years spent sleeping: 26.36 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 978
- Next full moon: October 13 at 21:09:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on May 6, 1972
- Age in dog years: 336 dog years old using a Norwich Terrier breed
- Life path number and meaning: 5 – It represents progress, adventure and opportunity. You possess the curiosity of a cat and long to experience all of life.
- 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: Dragon
- Eastern zodiac element: Metal
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: December 28, 1936 (+129)
- Worst compatible birthday: February 25, 1964 (-173)
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 56,201 babies
- Popular boy’s name: James – 62,471 babies
- Roman numerals: XXVIII.VIII.MCMXL
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: June 24, 1942 – Arthur Brown, English singer (Kingdom Come and The Crazy World of Arthur Brown); July 14, 1946 – John Wood, Australian actor and screenwriter; December 25, 1984 – Georgia Moffett, English actress.
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