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August 4, 1978 was a Friday and it was the 216th day of the year 1978. The next time you can reuse your old 1978 calendar will be in 2017. 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 Friday. Next year it will be Saturday and two years from now it will be Sunday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 288 days left before your next birthday. You will be 40 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,322 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 485 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 November 4 at 05:24:00 GMT – Saturday.
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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.
- 1906Eugen Schuhmacher
- 1942Don S. Davis
- 1962David Nunn
- 1973Eva Amaral
- 1975Andy Hallett
- 1981Marques Houston
- 1985Kina Grannis
- 1987Tomoya Warabino
- 1991River Viiperi
- 1995Bruna Marquezine
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for August 4.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 4.
- 1290Leopold I, Duke of Austria (d. 1326)
- 1901Clarence Passailaigue, Jamaican cricketer (d. 1972)
- 1920Helen Thomas, American journalist and author (d. 2013)
- 1943Barbara Saß-Viehweger, German politician, lawyer and civil law notary
- 1945Paul McCarthy, American painter and sculptor
- 1960Bernard Rose, English director, screenwriter, and cinematographer
- 1970John August, American director and screenwriter
- 1976Trevor Woodman, English rugby player and coach
- 1987Tomoya Warabino, Japanese actor
- 1992Tiffany Evans, American singer and actress
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 4.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 598Goguryeo-Sui War: Emperor Wéndi of Sui orders his youngest son, Yang Liang (assisted by the co-prime minister Gao Jiong), to conquer Goguryeo (Korea) during the Manchurian rainy season, with a Chinese army and navy.
- 1265Second Barons’ War: Battle of Evesham: The army of Prince Edward (the future king Edward I of England) defeats the forces of rebellious barons led by Simon de Montfort, 6th Earl of Leicester, killing de Montfort and many of his allies.
- 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.
- 1789In France members of the National Constituent Assembly take an oath to end feudalism and abandon their privileges.
- 1915World War I: The German 12th Army occupies Warsaw during the Gorlice–Tarnów Offensive and the Great Retreat of 1915.
- 1936Prime Minister of Greece Ioannis Metaxas suspends parliament and the Constitution and establishes the 4th of August Regime.
- 1965The Constitution of the Cook Islands comes into force, giving the Cook Islands self-governing status within New Zealand.
- 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.
- 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 historical events for August 4.
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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: Van Williams, Allan McKeown, Johannes Kerkorrel, Kevin Thoms, Marvin Gaye, Roger Rees, Macha Grenon, Susan Lucci, Abdallah El Akal, Sophia Crawford.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 4 is Leo ♌. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Horse is the mythical animal and Earth is the element of a person born on August 4, 1978.
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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.
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?
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: August 26, 1969 – Christopher Douglas American actor; March 4, 1934 – Anne Haney, American actress (d. 2001); October 16, 1924 – Gerard Parkes, Irish-Canadian actor (d. 2014).
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