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August 31, 1980 was a Sunday and it was the 244th day of the year 1980. It was the 35th Sunday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1980 calendar will be in 2036. 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 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 274 days left before your next birthday. You will be 44 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,797 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 5,266 days or 14.42 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 535 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 December 27 at 00:35:00 GMT – Wednesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on May 9, 2012.
If a dog named Ash - a Whippet breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 213 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 Ash will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Ash 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.
- 1932Roy Castle
- 1940Larry Hankin
- 1960Chris Whitley
- 1963Todd Carty
- 1969Jonathan LaPaglia
- 1970Zack Ward
- 1975Sara Ramirez
- 1986Ryan Kelley
- 1992Holly Earl
- 1995Ceallach Spellman
View the complete list of August 31 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 31.
- 1721George Hervey, 2nd Earl of Bristol, English soldier and politician, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland (d. 1775)
- 1916Danny Litwhiler, American baseball player and coach (d. 2011)
- 1945Lee Bryant, American actress
- 1953Pavel Vinogradov, Russian astronaut and engineer
- 1958Stephen Cottrell, English bishop
- 1962Thomas Suozzi, American politician
- 1969Javagal Srinath, Indian cricketer and referee
- 1970Greg Mulholland, English politician
- 1975Takahiro Suwa, Japanese wrestler
- 1976Radek Martínek, Czech ice hockey player
View the complete list of August 31 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1218Al-Kamil becomes Sultan of Egypt, Syria and northern Mesopotamia on the death of his father Al-Adil I.
- 1314King Håkon V Magnusson moves the capital of Norway from Bergen to Oslo.
- 1920The first radio news program is broadcast by 8MK in Detroit.
- 1943USS Harmon, the first U.S. Navy ship to be named after a black person, is commissioned.
- 1957The Federation of Malaya (now Malaysia) gains its independence from the United Kingdom.
- 1963Crown Colony of North Borneo (now Sabah) achieve a self governance.
- 1986Aeroméxico Flight 498 collides with a Piper PA-28 Cherokee over Cerritos, California, killing 67 in the air and 15 on the ground.
- 1987Thai Airways Flight 365 crashes into the ocean near Ko Phuket, Thailand, killing all 83 aboard.
- 1993Russia completes removing its troops from Lithuania.
- 2006Edvard Munch’s famous painting The Scream, stolen on August 22, 2004, is recovered in a raid by Norwegian police.
View the complete list of August 31 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 31, and 1980 reveal that your Life Path number is 3. It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Courtney Jines, Ryo Hayami, Yannick Noah, Naomi, Karoline Jagemann, Thanos Kalliris, Timothy Harris, Carnie Wilson, Gloria Swanson, Sammy J.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on August 31 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), Monkey is the mythical animal and Metal is the Eastern element of a person born on August 31, 1980.
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 ‘Sunday’ is topaz.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 31st August 1980 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on January 7, 1994. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +154. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on May 26, 1973. Your score is -164. 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 4,451,362,735. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Upside Down by Diana Ross as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (September 6, 1980). 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 Labrador approximately on 1350. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, docks.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere — politics, business, religion, housekeeping. Could be a leader.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 125,148,676 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1980. The estimated number of babies born on 31st August 1980 is 341,936. That’s equivalent to 237 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 58,376 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 68,693 times in the year 1980. 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 31” 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 31, 1980. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 244th day of 1980
- Day of week: Sunday
- Day of week birthstone: Topaz
- Week index: 35th Sunday of 1980
- Next same calendar year: 2036
- Day of week this year: Thursday
- Day of week next year: Saturday
- Day of week in 2025: Sunday
- Days until next birthday: 274 days
- Age on next birthday: 44 years old
- Days since birth: 15,797 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,266 days
- Years spent sleeping: 14.42 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 535
- Next full moon: December 27 at 00:35:00 GMT – Wednesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on May 9, 2012
- Age in dog years: 213 dog years old using a Whippet breed
- Life path number and meaning: 3 – It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
- 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: Monkey
- Eastern zodiac element: Metal
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: January 7, 1994 (+154)
- Worst compatible birthday: May 26, 1973 (-164)
- 1980 world population: 4,451,362,735
- Number one song: Upside Down by Diana Ross (September 6, 1980)
- Babies born in 1980: 125,148,676
- Babies born in 1980 every day: 341,936
- Babies born in 1980 every minute: 237
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 58,376 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 68,693 babies
- Roman numerals: XXXI.VIII.MCMLXXX
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: October 19, 1957 – Karl Wallinger, Welsh singer-songwriter, keyboard player, and producer (World Party and The Waterboys); August 11, 1973 – Carolyn Murphy, American model and actress; December 26, 1906 – Imperio Argentina, Argentinian actress and singer (d. 2003).
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