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August 3, 1978 was a Thursday and it was the 215th day of the year 1978. It was the 31st Thursday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1978 calendar will be in 2023. 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 Tuesday and two years from now it will be Wednesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 28 days left before your next birthday. You will be 42 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,313 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 5,104 days or 13.97 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 519 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) happened sometime on April 11, 2010.
If a dog named Barron - a Appenzeller Sennenhunde breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 204 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 Barron will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Barron will age 4.5 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.
- 1918Larry Haines
- 1928Henning Moritzen
- 1941Beverly Lee
- 1949Philip Casnoff
- 1950John Landis
- 1958Lambert Wilson
- 1959Martin Atkins
- 1977Deniz Akkaya
- 1980Nadia Ali
- 1981Travis Willingham
View the complete list of August 3 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 3.
- 1890Konstantin Melnikov, Russian architect, designed the Rusakov Workers’ Club (d. 1974)
- 1900Ernie Pyle, American soldier and journalist (d. 1945)
- 1941Martha Stewart, American businesswoman, publisher, and author, founded Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia
- 1950Ernesto Samper, Colombian economist and politician, 29th President of Colombia
- 1954Michael Arthur, English physician and academic
- 1972Brigid Brannagh, American actress
- 1978Jenny Tinmouth, English motorcycle racer
- 1982Kaspar Kokk, Estonian skier
- 1983Mamie Gummer, American actress
- 2000Landry Bender, American actress
View the complete list of August 3 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 881Battle of Saucourt-en-Vimeu: Louis III of France defeats the Vikings, an event celebrated in the poem Ludwigslied.
- 1492Christopher Columbus sets sail from Palos de la Frontera, Spain.
- 1678Robert LaSalle builds the Le Griffon, the first known ship built on the Great Lakes.
- 1900The Firestone Tire and Rubber Company is founded.
- 1940World War II: Italian forces begin the invasion of British Somaliland.
- 1975A privately chartered Boeing 707 strikes a mountain peak and crashes near Agadir, Morocco, killing 188.
- 1977The United States Senate begins its hearing on Project MKUltra.
- 2004The pedestal of the Statue of Liberty reopens after being closed since the September 11 attacks.
- 2005President of Mauritania Maaouya Ould Sid'Ahmed Taya is overthrown in a military coup while attending the funeral of King Fahd in Saudi Arabia.
- 2007Former Deputy Director of the Chilean secret police Raúl Iturriaga is captured after having been on the run following a conviction for kidnapping.
View the complete list of August 3 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 3, and 1978 reveal that your Life Path number is 9. It represents selflessness, forgiveness and creativity. You are the philanthropist, humanitarian, socially conscious, and are deeply concerned about the state of the world.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Errol Flynn, Charles Brown, Madison Beer, Luca Ronconi, Cassidy Rae, Janet Ellis, Shakti Arora, Cecilia Bolocco, Vidya Balan, Frankie Kao.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on August 3 is Leo ♌ (The Lion) – a fixed sign with Fire as Western element. The ruling planet is Sun – the center of our universe. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Eastern zodiac), Horse is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on August 3, 1978.
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 Leo is onyx. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 3rd August 1978 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on January 17, 1985. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +124. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on March 22, 1996. Your score is -145. 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 4,304,105,753. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Miss You by The Rolling Stones as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 5, 1978). 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 Central England approximately on 1150. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, geologist.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You’re always involved with all new things. You have always loved changes, especially in art, music, cooking.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 122,638,528 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1978. The estimated number of babies born on 3rd August 1978 is 335,996. That’s equivalent to 233 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 Jennifer. This name was given to 56,323 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,158 times in the year 1978. Any chance you are Jennifer 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 3” 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 3, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 215th day of 1978
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 31st Thursday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Monday
- Day of week next year: Tuesday
- Day of week in 2022: Wednesday
- Days until next birthday: 28 days
- Age on next birthday: 42 years old
- Days since birth: 15,313 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,104 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.97 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 519
- Next full moon: August 3 at 16:00:00 GMT – Monday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 11, 2010
- Age in dog years: 204 dog years old using a Appenzeller Sennenhunde breed
- Life path number and meaning: 9 – It represents selflessness, forgiveness and creativity. You are the philanthropist, humanitarian, socially conscious, and are deeply concerned about the state of the world.
- Western zodiac sign: Leo ♌ (The Lion)
- Western zodiac element: Fire
- Western zodiac sign quality: Fixed
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Sun – the center of our universe
- Western zodiac gemstone: Onyx
- Eastern zodiac animal: Horse
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: January 17, 1985 (+124)
- Worst compatible birthday: March 22, 1996 (-145)
- 1978 world population: 4,304,105,753
- Number one song: Miss You by The Rolling Stones (August 5, 1978)
- Babies born in 1978: 122,638,528
- Babies born in 1978 every day: 335,996
- Babies born in 1978 every minute: 233
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 56,323 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,158 babies
- Roman numerals: III.VIII.MCMLXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: May 26, 1904 – George Formby, English singer-songwriter and actor (d. 1961); February 5, 1928 – Tage Danielsson, Swedish author, actor, and director (d. 1985); September 5, 1918 – Luis Alcoriza, Mexican actor, director, and screenwriter (d. 1992).
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