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August 5, 1940 was a Monday and it was the 218th day of the year 1940. It was the 32nd Monday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1940 calendar will be in 2024. 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 Thursday. Next year it will be Friday and two years from now it will be Saturday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 53 days left before your next birthday. You will be 81 years old when that day comes. There have been 29,532 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 9,844 days or 26.95 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 1,000 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 June 24 at 18:42:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 13, 1972.
If a dog named Rhi - a Poodle breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 415 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 Rhi will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Rhi 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.
- 1914David Brian
- 1941Bob Clark
- 1942Joe Boyd
- 1943Sammi Smith
- 1945Loni Anderson
- 1975Ami Foster
- 1975Iddo Goldberg
- 1981Kenta Hamano
- 1985Jake Hurwitz
- 1989Jessica Nigri
View the complete list of August 5 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 5.
- 1844Ilya Repin, Russian painter and sculptor (d. 1930)
- 1914Stjepan Šulek, Croatian composer and conductor (d. 1986)
- 1918Betty Oliphant, English-Canadian ballerina, co-founded the Canada’s National Ballet School (d. 2004)
- 1923Devan Nair, Malaysian-Singaporean union leader and politician, 3rd President of Singapore (d. 2005)
- 1937Carla Lane, English screenwriter and producer
- 1946Erika Slezak, American actress
- 1971DJ Ajax, Australian DJ and producer (d. 2013)
- 1974Antoine Sibierski, French footballer
- 1978Carolina Duer, Argentinian boxer
- 1988Princess Salwa Aga Khan, American model
View the complete list of August 5 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1278The Siege of Algeciras ends in the context of the Spanish Reconquista pitting the forces of the Kingdom of Castile against the Emirate of Granada. The battle resulted in a Granadan victory.
- 1600The Gowrie Conspiracy against King James VI of Scotland (later to become King James I of England) takes place.
- 1716The Battle of Petrovaradin takes place.
- 1781The Battle of Dogger Bank takes place.
- 1858Cyrus West Field and others complete the first transatlantic telegraph cable after several unsuccessful attempts. It will operate for less than a month.
- 1861The United States Army abolishes flogging.
- 1874Japan launches its postal savings system, modeled after a similar system in the United Kingdom.
- 1944World War II: The Nazis begin a week-long massacre of anywhere between 40,000 and 100,000 civilians and prisoners of war in Wola, Poland.
- 1966The Beatles release their groundbreaking album entitled Revolver
- 2015The Gold King Mine waste water spill releases 3 million gallons of heavy metal toxin tailings and waste water into the Animas River in Colorado.
View the complete list of August 5 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 5, and 1940 reveal that your Life Path number is 9. It represents selflessness, forgiveness and creativity. You are the philanthropist, humanitarian, socially conscious, and are deeply concerned about the state of the world.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Heidi Klum, Frank Thomas, Daniel Benzali, Rebecca Schull, Diana Quick, Andrzej Wajda, Booboo Stewart, Mark Rylance, Katrina Bowden, Fred Feast.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on August 5 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), Dragon is the mythical animal and Metal is the Eastern element of a person born on August 5, 1940.
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 ‘Monday’ is pearl.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 5th August 1940 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on November 18, 1931. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +136. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on February 5, 1962. Your score is -192. 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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I do not know how you feel about this, but you were a male ♂ in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Borneo approximately on 750. Your profession was handicraftsman, mechanic.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.
Can you remember who you were?
In the United States, the most popular baby name is Mary. This name was given to 56,201 baby girls. For the boys it’s James. This name was recorded 62,471 times in the year 1940. Any chance you are Mary or James? (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 5, 1940. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 218th day of 1940
- Day of week: Monday
- Day of week birthstone: Pearl
- Week index: 32nd Monday of 1940
- Next same calendar year: 2024
- Day of week this year: Thursday
- Day of week next year: Friday
- Day of week in 2023: Saturday
- Days until next birthday: 53 days
- Age on next birthday: 81 years old
- Days since birth: 29,532 days
- Days spent sleeping: 9,844 days
- Years spent sleeping: 26.95 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 1,000
- Next full moon: June 24 at 18:42:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 13, 1972
- Age in dog years: 415 dog years old using a Poodle breed
- Life path number and meaning: 9 – It represents selflessness, forgiveness and creativity. You are the philanthropist, humanitarian, socially conscious, and are deeply concerned about the state of the world.
- 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: Dragon
- Eastern zodiac element: Metal
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: November 18, 1931 (+136)
- Worst compatible birthday: February 5, 1962 (-192)
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 56,201 babies
- Popular boy’s name: James – 62,471 babies
- Roman numerals: V.VIII.MCMXL
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: December 13, 1982 – Eita, Japanese actor; March 10, 1978 – Camille, French singer-songwriter and actress; October 12, 1928 – Domna Samiou, Greek singer and musicologist (d. 2012).
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