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August 29, 1996 was a Thursday and it was the 242nd day of the year 1996. It was the 35th Thursday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1996 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 Saturday. Next year it will be Sunday and two years from now it will be Monday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 51 days left before your next birthday. You will be 24 years old when that day comes. There have been 8,715 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 2,905 days or 7.95 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 295 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 August 3 at 16:00:00 GMT – Monday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) will happen sometime on May 7, 2028.
If a dog named Garvey - a Mastiff breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 141 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 Garvey will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Garvey 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.
- 1898Preston Sturges
- 1916George Montgomery
- 1952Deborah Van Valkenburgh
- 1958Lenny Henry
- 1959Akkineni Nagarjuna
- 1968Meshell Ndegeocello
- 1977Jo Weil
- 1980David Desrosiers
- 1990Nicole Gale Anderson
- 1990Rizzini Alexis Gomez
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.
- 1756Jan Śniadecki, Polish mathematician and astronomer (d. 1830)
- 1843David B. Hill, American lawyer and politician, 29th Governor of New York (d. 1910)
- 1920Charlie Parker, American saxophonist and composer (d. 1955)
- 1923Richard Attenborough, English actor, director, and producer (d. 2014)
- 1947James Hunt, English race car driver and sportscaster (d. 1993)
- 1950Michael, American bishop
- 1957Jerry D. Bailey, American jockey and sportscaster
- 1962Hiroki Kikuta, Japanese game designer and composer
- 1964Zisis Tsekos, Greek footballer
- 1989Karol Castillo, Peruvian model, Miss Perú Universo 2008 (d. 2013)
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.
- 1261Pope Urban IV succeeds Pope Alexander IV as the 182nd pope.
- 1756Frederick the Great attacks Saxony, beginning the Seven Years’ War.
- 1758The first American Indian reservation is established, at Indian Mills, New Jersey.
- 1869The Mount Washington Cog Railway opens, making it the world’s first mountain-climbing rack railway.
- 1914Start of the Battle of St. Quentin in which the French Fifth Army counter-attacked the invading Germans at Saint-Quentin, Aisne.
- 1941Tallinn, the capital of Estonia, is occupied by Nazi Germany following an occupation by the Soviet Union.
- 1966Leading Egyptian thinker Sayyid Qutb is executed for plotting the assassination of President Gamal Abdel Nasser.
- 1979Jeffrey R. MacDonald is convicted of the 1970 murders of his then-pregnant wife and two daughters.
- 1991Libero Grassi, an Italian businessman from Palermo is killed by the Mafia after taking a solitary stand against their extortion demands.
- 2003Ayatollah Sayed Mohammed Baqir al-Hakim, the Shia Muslim leader in Iraq, is assassinated in a terrorist bombing, along with nearly 100 worshippers as they leave a mosque in Najaf.
View the complete list of August 29 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 29, and 1996 reveal that your Life Path number is 8. It represents experience, authority and endeavour. You are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Eugene Robert Glazer, Rafer Johnson, Colin Newman, Ryōtarō Okiayu, Takamasa Suga, Linda Gray, Kento Ono, Kami Cotler, Ty Burrell, Morgan Pehme.
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), Rat is the mythical animal and Fire is the Eastern element of a person born on August 29, 1996.
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 1996 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on November 18, 1966. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +163. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on June 22, 1975. Your score is -147. 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 5,779,440,593. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 31, 1996). 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 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?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 131,354,612 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1996. The estimated number of babies born on 29th August 1996 is 358,892. That’s equivalent to 249 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 Emily. This name was given to 25,151 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 38,365 times in the year 1996. Any chance you are Emily or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
What’s your bizarre Florida Man story? The #FloridaManChallenge is breaking the Internet and social media. Some crazy men, women, or creatures from the Sunshine State are making headlines every day of the year including your birthday. Try this fun exercise. Pick your search engine of choice and type in “florida man August 29” and see what kind of wild news headline you will get. This viral craze started in 2013 and gets resurrected now and then. The latest was from Tumblr and found its way to Twitter. As they say, the rest is history.
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, 1996. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 242nd day of 1996
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 35th Thursday of 1996
- Next same calendar year: 2024
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Sunday
- Day of week in 2022: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 51 days
- Age on next birthday: 24 years old
- Days since birth: 8,715 days
- Days spent sleeping: 2,905 days
- Years spent sleeping: 7.95 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 295
- Next full moon: August 3 at 16:00:00 GMT – Monday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on May 7, 2028
- Age in dog years: 141 dog years old using a Mastiff breed
- Life path number and meaning: 8 – It represents experience, authority and endeavour. You are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth.
- 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: Rat
- Eastern zodiac element: Fire
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: November 18, 1966 (+163)
- Worst compatible birthday: June 22, 1975 (-147)
- 1996 world population: 5,779,440,593
- Number one song: Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio (August 31, 1996)
- Babies born in 1996: 131,354,612
- Babies born in 1996 every day: 358,892
- Babies born in 1996 every minute: 249
- Popular girl’s name: Emily – 25,151 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 38,365 babies
- Roman numerals: XXIX.VIII.MCMXCVI
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: August 27, 1988 – Alexa PenaVega, American actress and singer; October 2, 1940 – Pantelis Voulgaris, Greek actor, director, producer, and screenwriter; April 28, 1968 – Howard Donald, English singer-songwriter and producer (Take That).
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