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August 5, 1973 was a Sunday and it was the 217th day of the year 1973. It was the 31st Sunday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1973 calendar will be in 2029. 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 Monday. Next year it will be Wednesday and two years from now it will be Thursday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 140 days left before your next birthday. You will be 46 years old when that day comes. There have been 16,661 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 5,554 days or 15.21 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 564 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 March 21 at 01:44:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 13, 2005.
If a dog named Buckram - a Great Dane breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 253 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 Buckram will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Buckram 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.
- 1918Tom Drake
- 1929Don Matheson
- 1937Carla Lane
- 1957Clayton Rohner
- 1965Scott William Winters
- 1968Terri Clark
- 1981Cory Williams
- 1987Xenia Tchoumitcheva
- 1990Yui Minami
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.
- 1908Harold Holt, Australian lawyer and politician, 17th Prime Minister of Australia (d. 1967)
- 1929Ottó Boros, Hungarian water polo player (d. 1988)
- 1946Xavier Trias, Spanish pediatrician and politician, 118th Mayor of Barcelona
- 1947Bernie Carbo, American baseball player and hairdresser
- 1971Valdis Dombrovskis, Latvian academic and politician, 11th Prime Minister of Latvia
- 1972Theodore Whitmore, Jamaican footballer and manager
- 1973Justin Marshall, New Zealand rugby player and sportscaster
- 1974Julio César Enciso, Paraguayan footballer
- 1991Andreas Weimann, Austrian footballer
- 2000Maya Bond, Japanese-American singer-songwriter and drummer
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.
- 642Battle of Maserfield: Penda of Mercia defeats and kills Oswald of Northumbria.
- 939The Battle of Alhandic is fought between Ramiro II of León and Abd-ar-Rahman III at Zamora in the context of the Spanish Reconquista. The battle resulted in a victory for the Emirate of Córdoba.
- 1305William Wallace, who led the Scottish resistance against England, is captured by the English near Glasgow and transported to London where he is put on trial and executed.
- 1824Greek War of Independence: Constantine Kanaris leads a Greek fleet to victory against Ottoman and Egyptian ships in the Battle of Samos.
- 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.
- 1940World War II: The Soviet Union formally annexes Latvia.
- 1949The Mann Gulch fire kills 13 firefighters in Montana.
- 1966The Beatles release their groundbreaking album entitled Revolver
- 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.
- 1974Vietnam War: The U.S. Congress places a $1 billion limit on military aid to South Vietnam.
View the complete list of August 5 historical events.
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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: Flo Sandon's, Kerry Katona, Noah Gray-Cabey, Jason White, Baltasar Kormákur, Mike Love, Masayo Kurata, Ali Nassirian, Götz George, Scott Miller.
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), Ox is the mythical animal and Water is the Eastern element of a person born on August 5, 1973.
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.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 5th August 1973 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on November 16, 1950. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +137. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on February 28, 1988. Your incompatibility score is -140. 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 3,942,096,442. (U.S. Census Bureau)
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.
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 Northern New Zealand approximately on 1350. Your profession was banker, usurer, moneylender, judge.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Natural talent of psychologist, you knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your problem – to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 121,831,979 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1973. The estimated number of babies born on 5th August 1973 is 333,786. That’s equivalent to 232 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 Jennifer. This name was given to 62,451 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,846 times in the year 1973. Any chance you are Jennifer or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about August 5, 1973. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 217th day of 1973
- Day of week: Sunday
- Day of week birthstone: Topaz
- Week index: 31st Sunday of 1973
- Next same calendar year: 2029
- Day of week this year: Monday
- Day of week next year: Wednesday
- Day of week in 2021: Thursday
- Days until next birthday: 140 days
- Age on next birthday: 46 years old
- Days since birth: 16,661 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,554 days
- Years spent sleeping: 15.21 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 564
- Next full moon: March 21 at 01:44:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 13, 2005
- Age in dog years: 253 dog years old using a Great Dane breed
- Life path number and meaning: 6 – It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
- 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: Ox
- Eastern zodiac element: Water
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: November 16, 1950 (+137)
- Worst compatible birthday: February 28, 1988 (-140)
- 1973 world population: 3,942,096,442
- Number one song: The Morning After by Maureen McGovern (August 11, 1973)
- Babies born in 1973: 121,831,979
- Babies born in 1973 every day: 333,786
- Babies born in 1973 every minute: 232
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 62,451 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,846 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: June 7, 1970 – Helen Baxendale, English actress and producer; February 11, 1946 – Chris Rush, American comedian, actor, and author; November 6, 1961 – Florent Pagny, French singer-songwriter and actor.
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