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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 was Wednesday. Next year it will be Thursday and two years from now it will be Friday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 310 days left before your next birthday. You will be 44 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,761 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 5,254 days or 14.38 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 534 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 October 20 at 14:58:00 GMT – Wednesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 12, 2010.
If a dog named Muksa - a Lakeland Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 192 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 Muksa will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Muksa 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.
- 1910Anita Page
- 1929Kishore Kumar
- 1949John Riggins
- 1962Paul Reynolds
- 1965Dennis Lehane
- 1978Mick Cain
- 1981Marques Houston
- 1985Crystal Bowersox
- 1991River Viiperi
- 2001Seishiro Kato
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.
- 1821Louis Vuitton, French fashion designer, founded Louis Vuitton (d. 1892)
- 1884Henri Cornet, French cyclist (d. 1941)
- 1890Dolf Luque, Cuban baseball player and manager (d. 1957)
- 1900Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother of the United Kingdom (d. 2002)
- 1948Johnny Grubb, American baseball player and coach
- 1950N. Rangaswamy, Indian lawyer and politician, 9th Chief Minister of Puducherry
- 1954François Valéry, Algerian-French singer-songwriter
- 1956Gerry Cooney, American boxer and promoter
- 1983Nathaniel Buzolic, Australian actor
- 1993Saido Berahino, Burundian-English footballer
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.
- 1532The Duchy of Brittany is united to the Kingdom of France.
- 1790A newly passed tariff act creates the Revenue Cutter Service (the forerunner of the United States Coast Guard).
- 1791The Treaty of Sistova is signed, ending the Ottoman–Habsburg wars.
- 1821The Saturday Evening Post is published for the first time as a weekly newspaper.
- 1824The Battle of Kos is fought between Turkish and Greek forces.
- 1914World War I: Germany invades Belgium. In response, Belgium and the United Kingdom declare war on Germany. The United States declares its neutrality.
- 1958The Billboard Hot 100 is published for the first time.
- 1974A bomb explodes in the Italicus Express train at San Benedetto Val di Sambro, Italy, killing 12 people and wounding 22.
- 1991The Greek cruise ship MTS Oceanos sinks off the Wild Coast of South Africa.
- 2006A massacre is carried out by Sri Lankan government forces, killing 17 employees of the French INGO Action Against Hunger (known internationally as Action Contre la Faim, or ACF).
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: Jaret Reddick, Snakefinger, Eminem, Kyle Richards, Brett Cullen, Rebecca Gibney, Richard Barthelmess, Really Doe, Saskia Burmeister, James Taylor.
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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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 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)
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 4” 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 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: Wednesday
- Day of week next year: Thursday
- Day of week in 2023: Friday
- Days until next birthday: 310 days
- Age on next birthday: 44 years old
- Days since birth: 15,761 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,254 days
- Years spent sleeping: 14.38 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 534
- Next full moon: October 20 at 14:58:00 GMT – Wednesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 12, 2010
- Age in dog years: 192 dog years old using a Lakeland Terrier 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: February 18, 1901 – Reginald Sheffield, English-American actor (d. 1957); November 2, 1982 – Kyoko Fukada, Japanese actress and singer; March 19, 1917 – Peggy Ahern, American actress, singer, and dancer (d. 2012).
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