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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 is Tuesday. Next year it will be Wednesday and two years from now it will be Thursday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 30 days left before your next birthday. You will be 25 years old when that day comes. There have been 9,101 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 3,034 days or 8.31 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 308 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 August 22 at 12:03:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) will happen sometime on May 9, 2028.
If a dog named Duct Tape - a Lhasa Apso breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 116 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 Duct Tape will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Duct Tape 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.
- 1924Herbert Wise
- 1937Bobby Parker
- 1940Jack Thompson
- 1960Chris Whitley
- 1963Rituparno Ghosh
- 1967Jonathan Cake
- 1970Debbie Gibson
- 1975Sara Ramirez
- 1976Vincent Delerm
- 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.
- 12Caligula, Roman emperor (d. 41)
- 1822Galusha A. Grow, American lawyer and politician, 28th Speaker of the United States House of Representatives (d. 1907)
- 1878Frank Jarvis, American sprinter and lawyer (d. 1933)
- 1937Bobby Parker, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (d. 2013)
- 1940Jack Thompson, Australian actor and producer
- 1940Larry Hankin, American actor, director, producer, and screenwriter
- 1962Thomas Suozzi, American politician
- 1965Zsolt Borkai, Hungarian gymnast and politician
- 1978Philippe Christanval, French footballer
- 1991António Félix da Costa, Portuguese race car driver
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.
- 1314King Håkon V Magnusson moves the capital of Norway from Bergen to Oslo.
- 1907Count Alexander Izvolsky and Sir Arthur Nicolson sign the St. Petersburg Convention, which results in the Triple Entente alliance.
- 1918World War I: Start of the Battle of Mont Saint-Quentin, a successful assault by the Australian Corps during the Hundred Days Offensive.
- 1943USS Harmon, the first U.S. Navy ship to be named after a black person, is commissioned.
- 1945The Liberal Party of Australia is founded by Robert Menzies.
- 1965The Aero Spacelines Super Guppy aircraft makes its first flight.
- 1980After two weeks of nationwide strikes, the Polish government was forced to sign the Gdańsk Agreement, allowing for the creation of the trade union Solidarity.
- 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.
- 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 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: Müjde Ar, Lowkey, David Clayton Rogers, Bernard Pivot, František Zvarík, Kamal Haasan, Bruno Kirby, Valérie Quennessen, Brian Jones, Joey Tempest.
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)
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, 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: Tuesday
- Day of week next year: Wednesday
- Day of week in 2023: Thursday
- Days until next birthday: 30 days
- Age on next birthday: 25 years old
- Days since birth: 9,101 days
- Days spent sleeping: 3,034 days
- Years spent sleeping: 8.31 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 308
- Next full moon: August 22 at 12:03:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on May 9, 2028
- Age in dog years: 116 dog years old using a Lhasa Apso 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: July 24, 1972 – Jen Miller, American actress, producer, and screenwriter; March 10, 1977 – Rita Simons, English actress and singer; May 13, 1924 – Theodore Mann, American director and producer (d. 2012).
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