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August 5, 1966 was a Friday and it was the 217th day of the year 1966. It was the 31st Friday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1966 calendar will be in 2022. 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 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 356 days left before your next birthday. You will be 55 years old when that day comes. There have been 19,733 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 6,578 days or 18.01 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 668 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 September 2 at 05:23:00 GMT – Wednesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 13, 1998.
If a dog named Skye - a Saluki breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 296 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 Skye will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Skye 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.
- 1888Victor Francen
- 1911Robert Taylor
- 1945Loni Anderson
- 1948Carole Laure
- 1951Samantha Sang
- 1956Jerry Ciccoritti
- 1961Tim Wilson
- 1964Zerrin Tekindor
- 1966Yoko Moriguchi
- 1988Princess Salwa Aga Khan
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.
- 1939Roger Clark, English race car driver (d. 1998)
- 1947France A. Córdova, American astrophysicist and academic
- 1952John Jarratt, Australian actor and producer
- 1959Pete Burns, English singer-songwriter (Dead or Alive)
- 1963Steve Lee, Swiss singer-songwriter (Gotthard) (d. 2010)
- 1975Dan Hipgrave, English guitarist and journalist (Toploader)
- 1975Haim Goldenberg, Israeli-Canadian television host
- 1981Carl Crawford, American baseball player
- 1984Helene Fischer, German singer and dancer
- 1997Olivia Holt, American actress and singer
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.
- 1388The Battle of Otterburn, a border skirmish between the Scottish and the English in Northern England, is fought near Otterburn.
- 1620The Mayflower departs from Southampton, England on its first attempt to reach North America.
- 1689One thousand five hundred Iroquois attack the village of Lachine in New France.
- 1716The Battle of Petrovaradin takes place.
- 1735Freedom of the press: New York Weekly Journal writer John Peter Zenger is acquitted of seditious libel against the royal governor of New York, on the basis that what he had published was true.
- 1781The Battle of Dogger Bank takes place.
- 1901Peter O'Connor sets the first IAAF recognised long jump world record of 24 ft. The record will stand for 20 years.
- 1979In Afghanistan, Maoists undertake an attempted military uprising.
- 1981President Ronald Reagan fires 11,359 striking air-traffic controllers who ignored his order for them to return to work.
View the complete list of August 5 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 5, and 1966 reveal that your Life Path number is 8. It represents experience, authority and endeavour. You are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Samart Payakaroon, Anthony Zerbe, Eric Szmanda, Angela Douglas, Alim Qasimov, Charley Boorman, Jill Goodacre, Lee Joon, Giovonnie Samuels, William Reynolds.
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), Horse is the mythical animal and Fire is the Eastern element of a person born on August 5, 1966.
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 5th August 1966 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on August 4, 1966. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +179. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on September 30, 1960. Your score is -111. 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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In a room of 23 people there’s a 50% chance of two individuals having the same birthday (month and day only and not a leap year). The chance increases to 99.9% if there are 70 people in the room. You need at least 253 people in the room if you want someone to have the same birthday as you with 50% probability. This is called the birthday paradox or birthday problem. Try it out on your classroom, office, or sports team and confirm how many people share the same birthday.
Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 3,420,677,923. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Wild Thing by The Troggs as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 6, 1966). 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 Arctic approximately on 1500. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, bard.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 118,093,834 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1966. The estimated number of babies born on 5th August 1966 is 323,545. That’s equivalent to 225 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 Lisa. This name was given to 56,913 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 79,992 times in the year 1966. Any chance you are Lisa 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 5” 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 5, 1966. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 217th day of 1966
- Day of week: Friday
- Day of week birthstone: Emerald
- Week index: 31st Friday of 1966
- Next same calendar year: 2022
- Day of week this year: Wednesday
- Day of week next year: Thursday
- Day of week in 2022: Friday
- Days until next birthday: 356 days
- Age on next birthday: 55 years old
- Days since birth: 19,733 days
- Days spent sleeping: 6,578 days
- Years spent sleeping: 18.01 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 668
- Next full moon: September 2 at 05:23:00 GMT – Wednesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 13, 1998
- Age in dog years: 296 dog years old using a Saluki breed
- Life path number and meaning: 8 – It represents experience, authority and endeavour. You are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth.
- 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: Fire
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: August 4, 1966 (+179)
- Worst compatible birthday: September 30, 1960 (-111)
- 1966 world population: 3,420,677,923
- Number one song: Wild Thing by The Troggs (August 6, 1966)
- Babies born in 1966: 118,093,834
- Babies born in 1966 every day: 323,545
- Babies born in 1966 every minute: 225
- Popular girl’s name: Lisa – 56,913 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 79,992 babies
- Roman numerals: V.VIII.MCMLXVI
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: January 20, 1981 – Crystal Lowe, Canadian actress; July 30, 1958 – Richard Burgi, American actor; April 4, 1973 – David Blaine, American magician, actor, and producer.
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