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August 31, 1988 was a Wednesday and it was the 244th day of the year 1988. The next time you can reuse your old 1988 calendar will be in 2044. 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 Friday and two years from now it will be Saturday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 339 days left before your next birthday. You will be 30 years old when that day comes. There have been 10,618 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 359 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 October 5 at 18:41:00 GMT – Thursday.
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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.
- 1920G. D. Spradlin
- 1924Herbert Wise
- 1934Nikos Xanthopoulos
- 1945Bob Welch
- 1954Caroline Cossey
- 1967Gene Hoglan
- 1970Zack Ward
- 1975Sara Ramirez
- 1980Joe Budden
- 1986Ryan Kelley
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for August 31.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 31.
- 1663Guillaume Amontons, French physicist and instrument maker (d. 1705)
- 1907William Shawn, American journalist (d. 1992)
- 1916John S. Wold, American physicist and politician
- 1930Charles Kay, English actor
- 1940Larry Hankin, American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter
- 1955Julie Maxton, Scottish lawyer and academic
- 1971Candis Cayne, American actress
- 1976Radek Martínek, Czech ice hockey player
- 1982G. Willow Wilson, American journalist and author
- 1983Deniz Aydoğdu, German-Turkish footballer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 31.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1422King Henry V of England dies of dysentery while in France. His son, Henry VI becomes King of England at the age of 9 months.
- 1795War of the First Coalition: The British capture Trincomalee (present-day Sri Lanka) from the Dutch in order to keep it out of French hands.
- 1798Irish Rebellion of 1798: Irish rebels, with French assistance, establish the short-lived Republic of Connacht.
- 1888Mary Ann Nichols is murdered. She is the first of Jack the Ripper’s confirmed victims.
- 1945The Liberal Party of Australia is founded by Robert Menzies.
- 1992Pascal Lissouba is inaugurated as the President of the Republic of the Congo.
- 1998North Korea reportedly launches Kwangmyŏngsŏng-1, its first satellite.
- 1999A LAPA Boeing 737-200 crashes during takeoff from Jorge Newbury Airport in Buenos Aires, killing 65, including two on the ground.
- 1999The first of a series of bombings in Moscow kills one person and wounds 40 others.
- 2005The 2005 Al-Aaimmah bridge stampede in Baghdad kills 1,199 people.
View the complete list of historical events for August 31.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 31 and 1988 reveal that your Life Path number is 2. It represents balance, harmony and partnership. You have the soul of an artist. You are a fine companion and possess a good sense of humor. Friends seek you out for your calming and peaceful company.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Udo Jürgens, Holliday Grainger, Tiffany Chapman, Clifton James, Nikki Gil, Yakkun Sakurazuka, Martin Clunes, Jamie Travis, John Derek, Shauna Sand.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 31 is Virgo ♍. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Dragon is the mythical animal and Earth is the element of a person born on August 31, 1988.
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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 ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Monkey by George Michael as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (September 3, 1988). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: April 1, 1980 – Randy Orton, American wrestler and actor; July 10, 1991 – María Chacón, Mexican actress and singer (Play); August 13, 1941 – Susan Jameson, English actress.
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