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August 5, 1962 was a Sunday and it was the 217th day of the year 1962. The next time you can reuse your old 1962 calendar will be in 2018. 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 Saturday. Next year it will be Sunday and two years from now it will be Monday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 10 days left before your next birthday. You will be 55 years old when that day comes. There have been 20,079 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 680 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 7 at 18:13:00 GMT – Monday.
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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.
- 1911Robert Taylor
- 1942Joe Boyd
- 1943Sammi Smith
- 1945Loni Anderson
- 1946Erika Slezak
- 1952John Jarratt
- 1957Faith Prince
- 1963Steve Lee
- 1981Cory Williams
- 1981Kō Shibasaki
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for August 5.
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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)
- 1914David Brian, American actor and dancer (d. 1993)
- 1916Peter Viereck, American poet and academic (d. 2006)
- 1918Betty Oliphant, English-Canadian ballerina, co-founded the Canada’s National Ballet School (d. 2004)
- 1935Peter Inge, Baron Inge, English field marshal
- 1937Herb Brooks, American ice hockey player and coach (d. 2003)
- 1948Barbara Flynn, English actress
- 1977Eric Hinske, American baseball player and coach
- 1988Kaimar Saag, Estonian footballer
- 1991Andreas Weimann, Austrian footballer
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1100Henry I is crowned King of England in Westminster Abbey.
- 1874Japan launches its postal savings system, modeled after a similar system in the United Kingdom.
- 1914In Cleveland, Ohio, the first electric traffic light is installed.
- 1941World War II: The Battle of Smolensk concludes with Germany capturing about 300,000 Soviet Red Army prisoners.
- 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.
- 1957American Bandstand, a show dedicated to the teenage “baby-boomers” by playing the songs and showing popular dances of the time, debuts on the ABC television network.
- 1958Herbert Hoover eclipses John Adams as having the longest retirement of any former U.S President until that time. Hoover would live another six years, his record 31 years 7 months 16 days retirement has since been eclipsed by Jimmy Carter.
- 1962Apartheid in South Africa: Nelson Mandela is jailed. He would not be released until 1990.
- 1974Vietnam War: The U.S. Congress places a $1 billion limit on military aid to South Vietnam.
- 2010The Copiapó mining accident occurs, trapping 33 Chilean miners approximately 2,300 ft below the ground.
View the complete list of historical events for August 5.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 5 and 1962 reveal that your Life Path number is 22. It is a master number that represents practical idealism and material mastery. You were born under the most powerful and potentially the most successful of all Life Path numbers.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Lauren Taylor, Sebastian Shaw, Yendi Phillips, Cassie Ventura, Mike Douglas, Robert Charlebois, Carl Radle, Carlos Monzón, Alyson Court, Jean-Claude Carrière.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 5 is Leo ♌. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Tiger is the mythical animal and Water is the element of a person born on August 5, 1962.
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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 ‘Sunday’ is topaz.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Breaking Up Is Hard to Do by Neil Sedaka as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 11, 1962). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: May 4, 1952 – David Della Rocco, American actor; April 27, 1980 – Jason Gainza, Filipino actor; November 17, 1973 – Andreas Hedlund, Swedish singer-songwriter and producer (Vintersorg, Borknagar, Cronian, Fission, Waterclime, and Otyg).
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