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August 29, 1959 was a Saturday and it was the 241st day of the year 1959. It was the 35th Saturday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1959 calendar will be in 2026. 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 Thursday. Next year it will be Saturday and two years from now it will be Sunday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 161 days left before your next birthday. You will be 60 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,754 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 7,251 days or 19.85 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 736 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 March 21 at 01:44:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on May 7, 1991.
If a dog named Cypress - a Beagle breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 256 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 Cypress will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Cypress 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.
- 1898Preston Sturges
- 1927Jimmy C. Newman
- 1928Charles Gray
- 1945Chris Copping
- 1951Geoff Whitehorn
- 1975Kyle Cook
- 1980Nicholas Tse
- 1986Phakin Khamwilaisak
- 1994Courtney Stodden
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.
- 1871Albert François Lebrun, French engineer and politician, 15th President of France (d. 1950)
- 1901Aurèle Joliat, Canadian ice hockey player and referee (d. 1986)
- 1923Marmaduke Hussey, Baron Hussey of North Bradley, English businessman (d. 2006)
- 1928Dick O'Neill, American actor (d. 1998)
- 1936John McCain, American captain and politician
- 1946Francine D. Blau, American economist and academic
- 1950Doug DeCinces, American baseball player
- 1959Chris Hadfield, Canadian colonel, pilot, and astronaut
- 1979Kristjan Rahnu, Estonian decathlete
- 1985Lauren Collins, Canadian actress
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.
- 1541The Ottoman Turks capture Buda, the capital of the Hungarian Kingdom.
- 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.
- 1903The Russian battleship Slava, the last of the five sclass- Borodinos, is launched.
- 1907The Quebec Bridge collapses during construction, killing 75 workers.
- 1914Start of the Battle of St. Quentin in which the French Fifth Army counter-attacked the invading Germans at Saint-Quentin, Aisne.
- 1958United States Air Force Academy opens in Colorado Springs, Colorado.
- 1970Chicano Moratorium against the Vietnam War, East Los Angeles, California. Police riot kills three people, including journalist Rubén Salazar.
- 1991Supreme Soviet of the Soviet Union suspends all activities of the Soviet Communist Party.
- 1997At least 98 villagers are killed by the Armed Islamic Group of Algeria GIA in the Rais massacre, Algeria.
View the complete list of August 29 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 29, and 1959 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: Nicola Di Bari, Harry Enfield, Randy Vasquez, Dennis Wilson, Penny Smith, Bootsy Collins, Helmut Griem, Michèle Morgan, Jo Weil, Jean Poiret.
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), Pig is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on August 29, 1959.
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 ‘Saturday’ is turquoise.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 29th August 1959 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on November 20, 1960. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +138. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on March 14, 1942. Your incompatibility 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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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 3,000,716,593. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was The Three Bells by The Browns as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 31, 1959). 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 Mexico approximately on 1725. Your profession was dancer, singer, actor.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson – to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 105,573,458 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1959. The estimated number of babies born on 29th August 1959 is 289,242. That’s equivalent to 201 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 Mary. This name was given to 54,477 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 85,255 times in the year 1959. Any chance you are Mary or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about August 29, 1959. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 241st day of 1959
- Day of week: Saturday
- Day of week birthstone: Turquoise
- Week index: 35th Saturday of 1959
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Thursday
- Day of week next year: Saturday
- Day of week in 2021: Sunday
- Days until next birthday: 161 days
- Age on next birthday: 60 years old
- Days since birth: 21,754 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,251 days
- Years spent sleeping: 19.85 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 736
- Next full moon: March 21 at 01:44:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on May 7, 1991
- Age in dog years: 256 dog years old using a Beagle 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: Pig
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: November 20, 1960 (+138)
- Worst compatible birthday: March 14, 1942 (-156)
- 1959 world population: 3,000,716,593
- Number one song: The Three Bells by The Browns (August 31, 1959)
- Babies born in 1959: 105,573,458
- Babies born in 1959 every day: 289,242
- Babies born in 1959 every minute: 201
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 54,477 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 85,255 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: May 18, 1962 – Sandra, German singer (Arabesque and Enigma); September 8, 1933 – Asha Bhosle, Indian singer and actress; July 10, 1945 – Ron Glass, American actor.
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