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August 5, 1973 was a Sunday and it was the 217th day of the year 1973. The next time you can reuse your old 1973 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 316 days left before your next birthday. You will be 45 years old when that day comes. There have been 16,120 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 546 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.
- 1911Robert Taylor
- 1947Rick Derringer
- 1956Maureen McCormick
- 1959Pete Burns
- 1964Adam Yauch
- 1966Jonathan Silverman
- 1967Matthew Caws
- 1971DJ Ajax
- 1972Christian Olde Wolbers
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.
- 1694Leonardo Leo, Italian composer (d. 1744)
- 1887Reginald Owen, English-American actor and singer (d. 1972)
- 1945Loni Anderson, American actress
- 1946Xavier Trias, Spanish pediatrician and politician, 118th Mayor of Barcelona
- 1950Mahendra Karma, Indian lawyer and politician (d. 2013)
- 1961Roly Keating, English businessman
- 1964Rory Morrison, English journalist (d. 2013)
- 1964Zerrin Tekindor, Turkish actress and painter
- 1969Paola Volpato, Chilean actress
- 1980Vatsal Sheth, Indian actor
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 5.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 25Guangwu claims the throne as emperor, restoring the Han dynasty after the collapse of the short-lived Xin dynasty.
- 642Battle of Maserfield: Penda of Mercia defeats and kills Oswald of Northumbria.
- 1388The Battle of Otterburn, a border skirmish between the Scottish and the English in Northern England, is fought near Otterburn.
- 1600The Gowrie Conspiracy against King James VI of Scotland (later to become King James I of England) takes place.
- 1862American Civil War: Battle of Baton Rouge: Along the Mississippi River near Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Confederate troops attempt to take the city, but are driven back by fire from Union gunboats.
- 1940World War II: The Soviet Union formally annexes Latvia.
- 1941World War II: The Battle of Smolensk concludes with Germany capturing about 300,000 Soviet Red Army prisoners.
- 1949The Mann Gulch fire kills 13 firefighters in Montana.
- 1971The first Pacific Islands Forum (then known as the “South Pacific Forum”) is held in Wellington, New Zealand, with the aim of enhancing cooperation between the independent countries of the Pacific Ocean.
- 2010Ten members of International Assistance Mission Nuristan Eye Camp team are killed by persons unknown in Kuran wa Munjan District of Badakhshan Province in Afghanistan.
View the complete list of historical events for August 5.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 5 and 1973 reveal that your Life Path number is 6. It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Elizabeth Keifer, Dave "Snaker" Ray, Massimo Girotti, Kishore Kumar, Rain Phoenix, Megumi Odaka, Sasha Alexander, Billie Piper, Al Downing, Jodi Santamaria.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 5 is Leo ♌. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Ox is the mythical animal and Water is the element of a person born on August 5, 1973.
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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 The Morning After by Maureen McGovern as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 11, 1973). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: March 21, 1951 – Russell Thompkins, Jr., American singer (The Stylistics); July 26, 1945 – Helen Mirren, English actress and producer; November 18, 1992 – Nathan Kress, American actor.
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