Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 31st of August 1996 that no one tells you about. Don’t wait a minute longer and jump in using the content links below. Average read time of 10 minutes. Enjoy!
August 31, 1996 was a Saturday and it was the 244th day of the year 1996. It was the 35th Saturday of that year. 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 was Saturday. Next year it will be Monday and two years from now it will be Tuesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 284 days left before your next birthday. You will be 24 years old when that day comes. There have been 8,482 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 2,827 days or 7.74 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 287 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 12 at 05:14:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) will happen sometime on May 9, 2028.
If a dog named Tangie - a Keeshond breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 123 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 Tangie will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Tangie 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.
- 1897Fredric March
- 1920G. D. Spradlin
- 1928James Coburn
- 1937Warren Berlinger
- 1940Jack Thompson
- 1949Richard Gere
- 1960Chris Whitley
- 1976Vincent Delerm
- 1986Riza Santos
- 1992Holly Earl
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.
- 1767Henry Joy McCracken, Irish businessman and activist, founded the Society of United Irishmen (d. 1798)
- 1879Alma Mahler, Austrian-American composer and painter (d. 1964)
- 1893Lily Laskine, French harp player (d. 1988)
- 1913Helen Levitt, American photographer and cinematographer (d. 2009)
- 1955Aleksander Krupa, Polish-American actor
- 1957Glenn Tilbrook, English singer-songwriter and guitarist (Squeeze and Difford & Tilbrook)
- 1962Dee Bradley Baker, American voice actor and singer
- 1977Ian Harte, Irish footballer
- 1981Ahmad Al Harthy, Omani race car driver
- 1982Pepe Reina, Spanish footballer
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.
- 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.
- 1886An earthquake kills 100 in Charleston, South Carolina.
- 1895German Count Ferdinand von Zeppelin patents his Navigable Balloon.
- 1897Thomas Edison patents the Kinetoscope, the first movie projector.
- 1920Polish–Soviet War: A decisive Polish victory in the Battle of Komarów.
- 1920The first radio news program is broadcast by 8MK in Detroit.
- 1949The retreat of the Democratic Army of Greece in Albania after its defeat on Gramos mountain marks the end of the Greek Civil War.
- 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.
- 2005The 2005 Al-Aaimmah bridge stampede in Baghdad kills 1,199 people.
View the complete list of August 31 historical events.
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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: Rosalind Cash, Shawn Roberts, Krissada Sukosol Clapp, Filippa Giordano, Louise Sorel, Sting, Doris Dragović, Paul Governali, Angie Harmon, Nicolas Cage.
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), Rat is the mythical animal and Fire is the Eastern element of a person born on August 31, 1996.
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.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 31st August 1996 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on November 18, 1966. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +183. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on April 12, 1982. Your score is -150. 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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Q: What do you call a person who shares the same birthday?
A: Birthday twins – easy!
Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 5,779,440,593. (U.S. Census Bureau)
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.
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 Alaska approximately on 750. Your profession was handicraftsman, mechanic.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: You fulfill your lesson by helping old folks and children. You came to that life to learn to care about weak and helpless.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 131,354,612 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1996. The estimated number of babies born on 31st August 1996 is 358,892. That’s equivalent to 249 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 Emily. This name was given to 25,151 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 38,365 times in the year 1996. Any chance you are Emily or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
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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, 1996. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 244th day of 1996
- Day of week: Saturday
- Day of week birthstone: Turquoise
- Week index: 35th Saturday of 1996
- Next same calendar year: 2024
- Day of week this year: Saturday
- Day of week next year: Monday
- Day of week in 2021: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 284 days
- Age on next birthday: 24 years old
- Days since birth: 8,482 days
- Days spent sleeping: 2,827 days
- Years spent sleeping: 7.74 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 287
- Next full moon: December 12 at 05:14:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on May 9, 2028
- Age in dog years: 123 dog years old using a Keeshond 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: Rat
- Eastern zodiac element: Fire
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: November 18, 1966 (+183)
- Worst compatible birthday: April 12, 1982 (-150)
- 1996 world population: 5,779,440,593
- Number one song: Macarena (Bayside Boys Mix) by Los Del Rio (August 31, 1996)
- Babies born in 1996: 131,354,612
- Babies born in 1996 every day: 358,892
- Babies born in 1996 every minute: 249
- Popular girl’s name: Emily – 25,151 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 38,365 babies
- Roman numerals: XXXI.VIII.MCMXCVI
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: August 18, 1916 – Don Keefer, American actor (d. 2014); May 10, 1959 – Victoria Rowell, American actress and dancer; August 31, 1969 – Jonathan LaPaglia, Australian actor and physician.
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