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August 31, 1996 was a Saturday and it was the 244th day of the year 1996. The next time you can reuse your old 1996 calendar will be in 2024. 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 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 63 days left before your next birthday. You will be 21 years old when that day comes. There have been 7,607 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 257 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 July 9 at 04:09:00 GMT – Sunday.
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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.
- 1924Buddy Hackett
- 1940Larry Hankin
- 1957Gina Schock
- 1958Julie Brown
- 1960Chris Whitley
- 1971Candis Cayne
- 1977Craig Nicholls
- 1986Riza Santos
- 1992Holly Earl
- 1995Ceallach Spellman
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for August 31.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 31.
- 161Commodus, Roman emperor (d. 192)
- 1721George Hervey, 2nd Earl of Bristol, English soldier and politician, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland (d. 1775)
- 1822Galusha A. Grow, American lawyer and politician, 28th Speaker of the United States House of Representatives (d. 1907)
- 1914Richard Basehart, American actor (d. 1984)
- 1915Pete Newell, American basketball player and coach (d. 2008)
- 1958Stephen Cottrell, English bishop
- 1962Dee Bradley Baker, American voice actor and singer
- 1968Hideo Nomo, Japanese-American baseball player
- 1970Amy Stein, American photographer and educator
- 1990Tadeja Majerič, Slovenian tennis player
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 31.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1314King Håkon V Magnusson moves the capital of Norway from Bergen to Oslo.
- 1813At the final stage of the Peninsular War, British-Portuguese troops capture the town of Donostia (now San Sebastián), resulting in a rampage and eventual destruction of the town. Elsewhere, Spanish troops repel a French attack in the Battle of San Marcial.
- 1913Police attack a union rally during the Dublin Lock-out, killing two people and injuring hundreds.
- 1935In an attempt to stay out of the growing turmoil in Europe, the United States passes the first of its Neutrality Acts.
- 1936Radio Prague, now the official international broadcasting station of the Czech Republic, goes on the air.
- 1941World War II: Serbian paramilitary forces defeat Germans in the Battle of Loznica.
- 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.
- 1982Anti-government demonstrations are held in 66 Polish cities to commemorate the second anniversary of the Gdańsk Agreement.
- 1996Saddam Hussein’s troops seized Irbil after the Kurdish Masoud Barzani appealed for help to defeat his Kurdish rival PUK.
- 1999A LAPA Boeing 737-200 crashes during takeoff from Jorge Newbury Airport in Buenos Aires, killing 65, including two on the ground.
View the complete list of historical events for August 31.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 31 and 1996 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: Jessica Hecht, Dana Carvey, Charlie Carver, Shekhar Kapur, The Weeknd, Daniella Sarahyba, Udo Suzuki, Heather Morris, David Brian, Paula Reca.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 31 is Virgo ♍. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Rat is the mythical animal and Fire is the element of a person born on August 31, 1996.
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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 ‘Saturday’ is turquoise.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 31, 1996). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: June 21, 1979 – Chris Pratt, American actor and singer; January 16, 1948 – John Carpenter, American director, producer, screenwriter, and composer; May 21, 1920 – Anthony Steel, English actor and singer (d. 2001).
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