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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 was 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 313 days left before your next birthday. You will be 56 years old when that day comes. There have been 20,141 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 682 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 5 at 18:41:00 GMT – Thursday.
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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.
- 1887Reginald Owen
- 1940Roman Gabriel
- 1947Angry Anderson
- 1967Matthew Caws
- 1971DJ Ajax
- 1980Sophie Winkleman
- 1980Vatsal Sheth
- 1983Dawn Richard
- 1990Yui Minami
- 1998Kanon Suzuki
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for August 5.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 5.
- 1301Edmund of Woodstock, 1st Earl of Kent, English politician, Lord Warden of the Cinque Ports (d. 1330)
- 1897Roberta Dodd Crawford, American soprano and educator (d. 1954)
- 1933Jeffry Wickham, English actor (d. 2014)
- 1937Herb Brooks, American ice hockey player and coach (d. 2003)
- 1963Steve Lee, Swiss singer-songwriter (Gotthard) (d. 2010)
- 1965Jeff Coffin, American saxophonist and composer (Dave Matthews Band and Béla Fleck and the Flecktones)
- 1976Eugen Trică, Romanian footballer and manager
- 1981Jesse Williams, American actor
- 1988Eddie Nolan, Irish footballer
- 1997Adam Irigoyen, American actor, rapper, and dancer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 5.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 642Battle of Maserfield: Penda of Mercia defeats and kills Oswald of Northumbria.
- 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.
- 1864American Civil War: The Battle of Mobile Bay begins at Mobile Bay near Mobile, Alabama, Admiral David Farragut leads a Union flotilla through Confederate defenses and seals one of the last major Southern ports.
- 1914World War I: The German minelayer SS Königin Luise lays a minefield about 40 mi off the Thames Estuary (Lowestoft). She is intercepted and sunk by the British light-cruiser HMS Amphion.
- 1944World War II: Polish insurgents liberate a German labor camp in Warsaw, freeing 348 Jewish prisoners.
- 1963The United States, the United Kingdom, and the Soviet Union sign a nuclear test ban treaty.
- 1966The Beatles release their groundbreaking album entitled Revolver
- 1981President Ronald Reagan fires 11,359 striking air-traffic controllers who ignored his order for them to return to work.
- 2012The Oak Creek shooting took place at a Sikh temple in Oak Creek, Wisconsin, killing six people; the perpetrator was shot dead by police.
- 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 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: Peter Keleghan, Draco Rosa, Damian Lewis, Warner Baxter, Grant Bowler, Anna Kendrick, Kenneth Kendall, Shuko, Eva Green, Jimmy Snuka.
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: June 28, 1986 – Shadia Simmons, Canadian actress; April 14, 1989 – Dafina Zeqiri, Swedish-Kosovar singer and dancer; January 22, 1962 – Eric Schaeffer, American actor and director.
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