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August 29, 1940 was a Thursday and it was the 242nd day of the year 1940. It was the 35th Thursday 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 Sunday. Next year it will be Monday and two years from now it will be Tuesday. 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 82 years old when that day comes. There have been 29,609 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 9,870 days or 27.02 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 1,003 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 20 at 14:58:00 GMT – Wednesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on May 7, 1972.
If a dog named Schleckter - a Chow Chow breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 419 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 Schleckter will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Schleckter 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.
- 1924Dinah Washington
- 1931Stelios Kazantzidis
- 1935William Friedkin
- 1939Joel Schumacher
- 1945Chris Copping
- 1958Lenny Henry
- 1965Jeremy Applegate
- 1968Teruaki Ogawa
- 1973Adam Sessler
- 1973Vincent Cavanagh
View the complete list of August 29 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 29.
- 1811Henry Bergh, American activist, founded the ASPCA (d. 1888)
- 1862Andrew Fisher, Scottish-Australian politician and diplomat, 5th Prime Minister of Australia (d. 1928)
- 1876Charles F. Kettering, American engineer and businessman, founded Delco Electronics (d. 1958)
- 1888Salme Dutt, Estonian-English politician (d. 1964)
- 1898Preston Sturges, American director and producer (d. 1959)
- 1953David Boaz American businessman and author
- 1955Frank Hoste, Belgian cyclist
- 1971Alex Griffin, English bass player (Ned’s Atomic Dustbin)
- 1980Chris Simms, American football player
- 1985Marc Rzepczynski, American baseball player
View the complete list of August 29 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1778American Revolutionary War: British and American forces battle indecisively at the Battle of Rhode Island.
- 1807British troops under Sir Arthur Wellesly defeat a Danish militia outside Copenhagen in the Battle of Køge.
- 1831Michael Faraday discovers electromagnetic induction.
- 1871Emperor Meiji orders the abolition of the han system and the establishment of prefectures as local centers of administration. (Traditional Japanese date: July 14, 1871).
- 1903The Russian battleship Slava, the last of the five sclass- Borodinos, is launched.
- 1914Start of the Battle of St. Quentin in which the French Fifth Army counter-attacked the invading Germans at Saint-Quentin, Aisne.
- 1949Soviet atomic bomb project: The Soviet Union tests its first atomic bomb, known as First Lightning or Joe 1, at Semipalatinsk, Kazakhstan.
- 1965The Gemini V spacecraft returns to Earth, landing in the Atlantic ocean.
- 1966The Beatles perform their last concert before paying fans at Candlestick Park in San Francisco.
- 1991Supreme Soviet of the Soviet Union suspends all activities of the Soviet Communist Party.
View the complete list of August 29 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 29, and 1940 reveal that your Life Path number is 6. It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Selina Jen, Montana Cox, Ryan Star, Bree Robertson, Polly Shannon, Chris Lilley, Luis Alcoriza, Bill Duggan, Maya Sakura, Patrick McGoohan.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on August 29 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 29, 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 ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 29th August 1940 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on May 16, 1940. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +152. 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 -175. 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 29, 1940. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 242nd day of 1940
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 35th Thursday of 1940
- Next same calendar year: 2024
- Day of week this year: Sunday
- Day of week next year: Monday
- Day of week in 2023: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 341 days
- Age on next birthday: 82 years old
- Days since birth: 29,609 days
- Days spent sleeping: 9,870 days
- Years spent sleeping: 27.02 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 1,003
- Next full moon: October 20 at 14:58:00 GMT – Wednesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on May 7, 1972
- Age in dog years: 419 dog years old using a Chow Chow breed
- Life path number and meaning: 6 – It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
- 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: May 16, 1940 (+152)
- Worst compatible birthday: February 25, 1964 (-175)
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 56,201 babies
- Popular boy’s name: James – 62,471 babies
- Roman numerals: XXIX.VIII.MCMXL
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: July 5, 1966 – Susannah Doyle, English actress, director, and playwright; January 26, 1970 – Tracy Middendorf, American actress; December 20, 1968 – Joe Cornish, English actor, director, and screenwriter.
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