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August 31, 1989 was a Thursday and it was the 243rd day of the year 1989. It was the 35th Thursday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1989 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 was Wednesday. Next year it will be Thursday 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 270 days left before your next birthday. You will be 34 years old when that day comes. There have been 12,148 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 4,049 days or 11.09 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 411 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 8 at 04:10:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on May 9, 2021.
If a dog named Foofah - a Manchester Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 152 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 Foofah will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Foofah will age 4 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.
- 1949Richard Gere
- 1954Caroline Cossey
- 1965Céline Bonnier
- 1965Susan Gritton
- 1967Jonathan Cake
- 1970Debbie Gibson
- 1971Candis Cayne
- 1979Simon Neil
- 1981Mawnia Al-Kuwaitia
- 1986Riza Santos
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.
- 1602Amalia of Solms-Braunfels (d. 1675)
- 1905Robert Bacher, American physicist and academic (d. 2004)
- 1932Roy Castle, English actor, singer, and dancer (d. 1994)
- 1944Liz Forgan, English journalist
- 1955Edwin Moses, American hurdler
- 1963Rituparno Ghosh, Indian actor, director, and screenwriter (d. 2013)
- 1970Nikola Gruevski, Macedonian economist and politician, 6th Prime Minister of the Republic of Macedonia
- 1975Craig Cumming, New Zealand cricketer and sportscaster
- 1979Mark Johnston, Canadian swimmer
- 1984Ted Ligety, American skier
View the complete list of August 31 famous birthdays.
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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.
- 1888Mary Ann Nichols is murdered. She is the first of Jack the Ripper’s confirmed victims.
- 1907Count Alexander Izvolsky and Sir Arthur Nicolson sign the St. Petersburg Convention, which results in the Triple Entente alliance.
- 1913Police attack a union rally during the Dublin Lock-out, killing two people and injuring hundreds.
- 1939Nazi Germany mounts a staged attack on the Gleiwitz radio station, creating an excuse to attack Poland the following day thus starting World War II in Europe.
- 1958A parcel bomb sent by Ngô Đình Nhu, younger brother and chief adviser of South Vietnamese President Ngô Đình Diệm, fails to kill King Norodom Sihanouk of Cambodia.
- 1980Flood in Ibadan after 12 hours of heavy downpour killed over 300 people and properties worth million destroyed.
- 1996Saddam Hussein’s troops seized Irbil after the Kurdish Masoud Barzani appealed for help to defeat his Kurdish rival PUK.
- 1997Diana, Princess of Wales, her companion Dodi Fayed and driver Henri Paul die in a car crash in Paris.
- 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 1989 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: Menahem Golan, Yoko Soumi, Hermann Prey, Bob Hastings, Anthony B, Dweezil Zappa, Yvonne Elliman, Laura Bertram, Jaye Davidson, Ariel Waller.
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), Snake is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on August 31, 1989.
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 31st August 1989 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on October 24, 1991. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +185. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on March 26, 1981. Your score is -213. 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 5,201,440,110. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Cold Hearted by Paula Abdul as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (September 2, 1989). 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 Oceania 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: Your lesson – to learn discretion and reason and then teach others to do that. Your life will be happier, when you help those who lack reasoning.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 138,969,301 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1989. The estimated number of babies born on 31st August 1989 is 380,738. That’s equivalent to 264 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 Jessica. This name was given to 47,885 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 65,382 times in the year 1989. Any chance you are Jessica 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, 1989. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 243rd day of 1989
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 35th Thursday of 1989
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Wednesday
- Day of week next year: Thursday
- Day of week in 2024: Saturday
- Days until next birthday: 270 days
- Age on next birthday: 34 years old
- Days since birth: 12,148 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,049 days
- Years spent sleeping: 11.09 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 411
- Next full moon: December 8 at 04:10:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on May 9, 2021
- Age in dog years: 152 dog years old using a Manchester Terrier 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: Snake
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: October 24, 1991 (+185)
- Worst compatible birthday: March 26, 1981 (-213)
- 1989 world population: 5,201,440,110
- Number one song: Cold Hearted by Paula Abdul (September 2, 1989)
- Babies born in 1989: 138,969,301
- Babies born in 1989 every day: 380,738
- Babies born in 1989 every minute: 264
- Popular girl’s name: Jessica – 47,885 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 65,382 babies
- Roman numerals: XXXI.VIII.MCMLXXXIX
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: June 25, 1925 – Clifton Chenier, American singer-songwriter and accordion player (d. 1987); September 29, 1990 – Doug Brochu, American actor; September 28, 1987 – Hilary Duff, American singer-songwriter and actress.
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