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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 is 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 210 days left before your next birthday. You will be 83 years old when that day comes. There have been 30,105 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 10,035 days or 27.47 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 1,019 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 February 5 at 18:30:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on May 6, 1972.
If a dog named Cruiser - a Puggle breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 348 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 Cruiser will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Cruiser 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.
- 1899Charles Boyer
- 1943David Soul
- 1945Bob Segarini
- 1960Emma Samms
- 1962David Fincher
- 1965Amanda Tapping
- 1974Kaori Mizuhashi
- 1986Sarah Christophers
- 1989Jo Kwon
- 1994Felix Jaehn
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.
- 1840Alexander Cameron Sim, Scottish-Japanese pharmacist and businessman, founded Kobe Regatta & Athletic Club (d. 1900)
- 1903Bruno Bettelheim, Austrian-American psychologist and author (d. 1990)
- 1943Shuja Khanzada, Pakistani colonel and politician (d. 2015)
- 1957Ai Weiwei, Chinese sculptor and activist
- 1970Sherrié Austin, Australian-American actress and singer
- 1974Jen Kirkman, American comedian, actress, and screenwriter
- 1980Jaakko Ojaniemi, Finnish decathlete
- 1981Kelly Misa, Filipino model and actress
- 1989Cassadee Pope, American singer-songwriter (Hey Monday)
- 1991Samuel Larsen, American actor and singer
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.
- 1709Meidingnu Pamheiba is crowned King of Manipur.
- 1789William Herschel discovers a new moon of Saturn: Enceladus.
- 1849After a month-long siege, Venice, which had declared itself independent as the Republic of San Marco, surrenders to Austria.
- 1859The Carrington event disrupts electrical telegraph services and causes aurora to shine so brightly that they are seen clearly over the Earth’s middle latitudes.
- 1879Cetshwayo, last king of the Zulus, is captured by the British.
- 1943World War II: In Denmark, a general strike against the Nazi occupation starts.
- 1963The Evergreen Point Floating Bridge, the longest floating bridge in the world, opens between Seattle and Medina, Washington, US.
- 1979An IRA bomb explodes at the Grote Markt in Brussels.
- 1988Ramstein air show disaster: Three aircraft of the Frecce Tricolori demonstration team collide and the wreckage falls into the crowd. Seventy-five are killed and 346 seriously injured.
- 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.
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: Hal Sparks, Julia Stiles, Arija Bareikis, Uki Satake, Wei Son, Cheyenne Jackson, René Dif, Melville Ruick, François Truffaut, Patricia Blair.
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 Birthday 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 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?
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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: Monday
- Day of week next year: Wednesday
- Day of week in 2025: Thursday
- Days until next birthday: 210 days
- Age on next birthday: 83 years old
- Days since birth: 30,105 days
- Days spent sleeping: 10,035 days
- Years spent sleeping: 27.47 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 1,019
- Next full moon: February 5 at 18:30:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on May 6, 1972
- Age in dog years: 348 dog years old using a Puggle 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: July 1, 1907 – Bill Stern, American actor and sportscaster (d. 1971); January 29, 1981 – Rui En, Singaporean singer and actress; November 16, 1970 – Logan Mader, Canadian-American guitarist and producer (Machine Head and Soulfly).
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