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August 4, 1978 was a Friday and it was the 216th day of the year 1978. It was the 31st Friday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1978 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 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 24 days left before your next birthday. You will be 42 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,317 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 5,106 days or 13.98 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 519 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 3 at 16:00:00 GMT – Monday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 12, 2010.
If a dog named Miickey - a Border Collie breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 204 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 Miickey will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Miickey 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.
- 1962David Nunn
- 1962Paul Reynolds
- 1962Roger Clemens
- 1968Lee Mack
- 1969Vlad Ivanov
- 1971Jeff Gordon
- 1975Daniella van Graas
- 1981Abigail Spencer
- 1981Meghan Markle
- 1983Cody Burger
View the complete list of August 4 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 4.
- 1521Pope Urban VII (d. 1590)
- 1888Taher Saifuddin, Indian religious leader, 51st Da'i al-Mutlaq (d. 1965)
- 1920Helen Thomas, American journalist and author (d. 2013)
- 1928Gerard Damiano, American director, producer, and screenwriter (d. 2008)
- 1943Barbara Saß-Viehweger, German politician, lawyer and civil law notary
- 1953Vini Reilly, English guitarist (The Durutti Column and The Invisible Girls)
- 1960Tim Winton, Australian author and playwright
- 1965Michael Skibbe, German footballer and manager
- 1970Kate Silverton, English journalist
- 1978Shaunard Harts, American football player
View the complete list of August 4 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1327First War of Scottish Independence: James Douglas leads a raid into Weardale and almost kills Edward III of England.
- 1693Date traditionally ascribed to Dom Perignon’s invention of champagne, however it is not clear whether he actually invented champagne, however he has been credited as an innovator who developed the techniques used to perfect sparkling wine.
- 1821The Saturday Evening Post is published for the first time as a weekly newspaper.
- 1902The Greenwich foot tunnel under the River Thames opens.
- 1906Central railway station, Sydney opens.
- 1914World War I: Germany invades Belgium. In response, Belgium and the United Kingdom declare war on Germany. The United States declares its neutrality.
- 1924Diplomatic relations between Mexico and the Soviet Union are established.
- 1946An earthquake of magnitude 8.0 hits northern Dominican Republic. One hundred are killed and 20,000 are left homeless.
- 1969Vietnam War: At the apartment of French intermediary Jean Sainteny in Paris, American representative Henry Kissinger and North Vietnamese representative Xuân Thuỷ begin secret peace negotiations. The negotiations will eventually fail.
- 1987The Federal Communications Commission rescinds the Fairness Doctrine which had required radio and television stations to present controversial issues “fairly”.
View the complete list of August 4 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 4, and 1978 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: Hart Hanson, Shannon Magrane, Roger Frappier, Taylor Fry, Mirei Kiritani, Anna Tomowa-Sintow, Eva Boto, Christopher Strauli, Alice White, Adèle Exarchopoulos.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on August 4 is Leo ♌ (The Lion) – a fixed sign with Fire as Western element. The ruling planet is Sun – the center of our universe. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Eastern zodiac), Horse is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on August 4, 1978.
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 Leo is onyx. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Friday’ is emerald.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 4th August 1978 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on December 30, 1975. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +160. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on February 17, 1994. Your score is -193. 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?
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Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 4,304,105,753. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Miss You by The Rolling Stones as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 5, 1978). 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 Central England 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: The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 122,638,528 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1978. The estimated number of babies born on 4th August 1978 is 335,996. That’s equivalent to 233 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 Jennifer. This name was given to 56,323 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,158 times in the year 1978. Any chance you are Jennifer 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 4, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 216th day of 1978
- Day of week: Friday
- Day of week birthstone: Emerald
- Week index: 31st Friday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Tuesday
- Day of week next year: Wednesday
- Day of week in 2022: Thursday
- Days until next birthday: 24 days
- Age on next birthday: 42 years old
- Days since birth: 15,317 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,106 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.98 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 519
- Next full moon: August 3 at 16:00:00 GMT – Monday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 12, 2010
- Age in dog years: 204 dog years old using a Border Collie 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: Leo ♌ (The Lion)
- Western zodiac element: Fire
- Western zodiac sign quality: Fixed
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Sun – the center of our universe
- Western zodiac gemstone: Onyx
- Eastern zodiac animal: Horse
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: December 30, 1975 (+160)
- Worst compatible birthday: February 17, 1994 (-193)
- 1978 world population: 4,304,105,753
- Number one song: Miss You by The Rolling Stones (August 5, 1978)
- Babies born in 1978: 122,638,528
- Babies born in 1978 every day: 335,996
- Babies born in 1978 every minute: 233
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 56,323 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,158 babies
- Roman numerals: IV.VIII.MCMLXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: January 22, 1946 – Malcolm McLaren, English singer-songwriter and manager (d. 2010); August 10, 1992 – Ryn Weaver, American singer-songwriter; September 14, 1919 – Kay Medford, American actress (d. 1980).
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