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August 31, 1998 was a Monday and it was the 243rd day of the year 1998. It was the 35th Monday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1998 calendar will be in 2026. 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 180 days left before your next birthday. You will be 23 years old when that day comes. There have been 8,221 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 2,740 days or 7.50 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 279 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 March 28 at 18:50:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) will happen sometime on May 9, 2030.
If a dog named Lidia - a Mastiff breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 136 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 Lidia will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Lidia will age 5-6 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
- 1925Maurice Pialat
- 1928James Coburn
- 1945Bob Welch
- 1945Lee Bryant
- 1957Gina Schock
- 1975Sara Ramirez
- 1980Joe Budden
- 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.
- 1897Fredric March, American lieutenant, actor, and singer (d. 1975)
- 1913Helen Levitt, American photographer and cinematographer (d. 2009)
- 1945Van Morrison, Irish singer-songwriter (Them)
- 1947Somchai Wongsawat, Thai lawyer and politician, 26th Prime Minister of Thailand
- 1953Jimmy McKenna, Scottish actor
- 1955Gary Webb, American journalist and author (d. 2004)
- 1963Sonny Silooy, Dutch footballer and manager
- 1967Gene Hoglan, American drummer (Tenet, Strapping Young Lad, Testament, Fear Factory, and Dethklok)
- 1981Steve Saviano, American ice hockey player
- 1987Xavi Annunziata, 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.
- 1056After a sudden illness a few days previously, Byzantine Empress Theodora dies childless, thus ending the Macedonian dynasty.
- 1886An earthquake kills 100 in Charleston, South Carolina.
- 1888Mary Ann Nichols is murdered. She is the first of Jack the Ripper’s confirmed victims.
- 1918World War I: Start of the Battle of Mont Saint-Quentin, a successful assault by the Australian Corps during the Hundred Days Offensive.
- 1949The retreat of the Democratic Army of Greece in Albania after its defeat on Gramos mountain marks the end of the Greek Civil War.
- 1982Anti-government demonstrations are held in 66 Polish cities to commemorate the second anniversary of the Gdańsk Agreement.
- 1986Aeroméxico Flight 498 collides with a Piper PA-28 Cherokee over Cerritos, California, killing 67 in the air and 15 on the ground.
- 1996Saddam Hussein’s troops seized Irbil after the Kurdish Masoud Barzani appealed for help to defeat his Kurdish rival PUK.
- 2005The 2005 Al-Aaimmah bridge stampede in Baghdad kills 1,199 people.
- 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 1998 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: Yannick Noah, Kajal Aggarwal, Kenan Doğulu, Franz Antel, Roger McGee, The Game, Yevgeny Nesterenko, Monique Leyrac, Roberta Close, Grandmaster Caz.
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), Tiger is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on August 31, 1998.
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 ‘Monday’ is pearl.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 31st August 1998 is Poppy for preparedness.
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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 5,935,213,248. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was I Don’t Want to Miss a Thing by Aerosmith as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (September 5, 1998). 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 Newfoundland approximately on 1725. Your profession was dancer, singer, actor.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson – to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 130,687,872 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1998. The estimated number of babies born on 31st August 1998 is 358,049. 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 26,181 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 36,614 times in the year 1998. 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, 1998. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 243rd day of 1998
- Day of week: Monday
- Day of week birthstone: Pearl
- Week index: 35th Monday of 1998
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Tuesday
- Day of week next year: Wednesday
- Day of week in 2023: Thursday
- Days until next birthday: 180 days
- Age on next birthday: 23 years old
- Days since birth: 8,221 days
- Days spent sleeping: 2,740 days
- Years spent sleeping: 7.50 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 279
- Next full moon: March 28 at 18:50:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on May 9, 2030
- Age in dog years: 136 dog years old using a Mastiff 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: Tiger
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- 1998 world population: 5,935,213,248
- Number one song: I Don’t Want to Miss a Thing by Aerosmith (September 5, 1998)
- Babies born in 1998: 130,687,872
- Babies born in 1998 every day: 358,049
- Babies born in 1998 every minute: 249
- Popular girl’s name: Emily – 26,181 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 36,614 babies
- Roman numerals: XXXI.VIII.MCMXCVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: January 6, 1989 – Arisa Sugi, Japanese actress; September 27, 1989 – Mikiho Niwa, Japanese actress and singer; March 22, 1946 – Harry Vanda, Dutch-Australian singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer (The Easybeats and Vanda & Young).
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