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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 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 104 days left before your next birthday. You will be 43 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,602 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 5,201 days or 14.24 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 528 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 April 27 at 03:34:00 GMT – Tuesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 12, 2010.
If a dog named Tinto - a Icelandic Sheepdog breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 209 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 Tinto will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Tinto 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.
- 1901Louis Armstrong
- 1969Vlad Ivanov
- 1970Ron Lester
- 1971Jeff Gordon
- 1971Rei Dan
- 1978Danish Nawaz
- 1983Nathaniel Buzolic
- 1991Neil Coleta
- 1994Bobby Shmurda
- 1995Jessica Sanchez
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.
- 1902Bill Hallahan, American baseball player (d. 1981)
- 1904Helen Kane, American singer and actress (d. 1966)
- 1909Saunders Mac Lane, American mathematician and academic (d. 2005)
- 1913Robert Hayden, American poet and educator (d. 1980)
- 1940Frances Stewart, English economist and academic
- 1957John Wark, Scottish footballer and sportscaster
- 1969Troy O'Leary, American baseball player
- 1981Jana Kolukanova, Estonian swimmer
- 1983Greta Gerwig, American actress, producer, and screenwriter
- 1988Carly Foulkes, Canadian model and actress
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.
- 1790A newly passed tariff act creates the Revenue Cutter Service (the forerunner of the United States Coast Guard).
- 1796French Revolutionary Wars: Napoleon leads the French Army of Italy to victory in the Battle of Lonato.
- 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.
- 1863Matica slovenská, Slovakia’s public-law cultural and scientific institution focusing on topics around the Slovak nation, is established in Martin.
- 1873American Indian Wars: While protecting a railroad survey party in Montana, the United States 7th Cavalry, under Lieutenant Colonel George Armstrong Custer clashes for the first time with the Cheyenne and Lakota people near the Tongue River; only one man on each side is killed.
- 1906Central railway station, Sydney opens.
- 1958The Billboard Hot 100 is published for the first time.
- 1964Gulf of Tonkin incident: U.S. destroyers USS Maddox and USS Turner Joy report coming under attack in the Gulf of Tonkin.
- 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: Brian Harvey, Gordon Downie, Yuen Biao, Charlotte Ross, Kay Adams, Freeman Gosden, Alice White, Lon Chaney, Jr., Allen Garfield, Belinda Emmett.
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?
A: Birthday twins – easy!
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: 104 days
- Age on next birthday: 43 years old
- Days since birth: 15,602 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,201 days
- Years spent sleeping: 14.24 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 528
- Next full moon: April 27 at 03:34:00 GMT – Tuesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 12, 2010
- Age in dog years: 209 dog years old using a Icelandic Sheepdog 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: March 25, 1965 – Sarah Jessica Parker, American actress, singer, and producer; January 8, 1975 – Reiko Chiba, Japanese actress, voice actress, model, and singer; December 3, 1951 – Nicky Stevens, Welsh singer (Brotherhood of Man).
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