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August 30, 1979 was a Thursday and it was the 242nd day of the year 1979. It was the 35th Thursday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1979 calendar will be in 2029. 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 182 days left before your next birthday. You will be 42 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,159 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 5,053 days or 13.83 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 514 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 28 at 18:50:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on May 8, 2011.
If a dog named Green - a Harrier 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 Green will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Green 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.
- 1922Regina Resnik
- 1925Donald Symington
- 1928Harvey Hart
- 1928Johnny Mann
- 1951Jim Paredes
- 1963Paul Oakenfold
- 1979Tavia Yeung
- 1981Germán Legarreta
- 1986Theo Hutchcraft
- 2002Raffey Cassidy
View the complete list of August 30 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 30.
- 1917Denis Healey, English soldier and politician, Chancellor of the Exchequer (d. 2015)
- 1918Harold Atcherley, English businessman
- 1929Ernie Roth, American wrestling manager (d. 1983)
- 1936Peter North, English scholar and academic
- 1943Colin Dann, English author
- 1958Martin Jackson, English drummer (Swing Out Sister, Magazine, The Chameleons, The Freshies, and The Durutti Column)
- 1971Lars Frederiksen, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Rancid, Lars Frederiksen and the Bastards, and UK Subs)
- 1976Mike Koplove, American baseball player
- 1987Tania Foster, English singer-songwriter (Roll Deep)
- 2001Emily Bear, American pianist and composer
View the complete list of August 30 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1791HMS Pandora sinks after having run aground on the outer Great Barrier Reef the previous day.
- 1813Creek War: Fort Mims massacre: Creek “Red Sticks” kill over 500 settlers (including over 250 armed militia) in Fort Mims, north of Mobile, Alabama.
- 1835Melbourne is founded.
- 1862American Civil War: Battle of Richmond: Confederates under Edmund Kirby Smith rout Union forces under General Horatio Wright.
- 1917Vietnamese prison guards led by Trịnh Văn Cấn mutiny at the Thái Nguyên penitentiary against local French authority.
- 1918Fanni Kaplan shoots and seriously injures Bolshevik leader Vladimir Lenin. This, along with the assassination of Bolshevik senior official Moisei Uritsky days earlier, prompts the decree for Red Terror.
- 1967Thurgood Marshall is confirmed as the first African American Justice of the Supreme Court of the United States.
- 1992The 11-day Ruby Ridge standoff ends with Randy Weaver surrendering to federal authorities.
- 1995Bosnian War: NATO launches Operation Deliberate Force against Bosnian Serb forces.
- 1998Second Congo War: Armed forces of the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and their Angolan and Zimbabwean allies recapture Matadi and the Inga dams in the western DRC from RCD and Rwandan troops.
View the complete list of August 30 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 30, and 1979 reveal that your Life Path number is 1. It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Mike Epps, Ray Davis, Nora Foss al-Jabri, Peter Boyle, Elias Viljanen, Marie Gillain, Ida Rubinstein, Taruni Sachdev, Maurice Chevalier, Stephy Tang.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on August 30 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), Sheep is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on August 30, 1979.
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 30th August 1979 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on April 25, 1988. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +137. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on February 13, 1966. Your score is -148. 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 4,379,013,942. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was My Sharona by The Knack as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (September 1, 1979). 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 Sumatra approximately on 1350. Your profession was banker, usurer, moneylender, judge.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Natural talent of psychologist, you knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem – to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 123,688,258 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1979. The estimated number of babies born on 30th August 1979 is 338,872. That’s equivalent to 235 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 56,718 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,733 times in the year 1979. 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 30” 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 30, 1979. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 242nd day of 1979
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 35th Thursday of 1979
- Next same calendar year: 2029
- Day of week this year: Monday
- Day of week next year: Tuesday
- Day of week in 2023: Wednesday
- Days until next birthday: 182 days
- Age on next birthday: 42 years old
- Days since birth: 15,159 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,053 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.83 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 514
- Next full moon: March 28 at 18:50:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on May 8, 2011
- Age in dog years: 204 dog years old using a Harrier breed
- Life path number and meaning: 1 – It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
- 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: Sheep
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: April 25, 1988 (+137)
- Worst compatible birthday: February 13, 1966 (-148)
- 1979 world population: 4,379,013,942
- Number one song: My Sharona by The Knack (September 1, 1979)
- Babies born in 1979: 123,688,258
- Babies born in 1979 every day: 338,872
- Babies born in 1979 every minute: 235
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 56,718 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,733 babies
- Roman numerals: XXX.VIII.MCMLXXIX
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: April 22, 1980 – Kora Karvouni, Greek actress; November 7, 1972 – Jeremy London, American actor and producer; May 2, 1960 – Stephen Daldry, English director and producer.
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