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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 253 days left before your next birthday. You will be 45 years old when that day comes. There have been 16,183 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 548 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 December 3 at 15:49:00 GMT – Sunday.
If a dog named Parrish - a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 196 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 Parrish will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Parrish will age 4 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.
- 1933Jeffry Wickham
- 1947Rick Derringer
- 1956Jerry Ciccoritti
- 1960Vivian Kubrick
- 1963Steve Lee
- 1964Zerrin Tekindor
- 1975Ami Foster
- 1978Nektaria Karantzi
- 1980Vatsal Sheth
- 1998Mimi Keene
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.
- 1916Peter Viereck, American poet and academic (d. 2006)
- 1918Betty Oliphant, English-Canadian ballerina, co-founded the Canada’s National Ballet School (d. 2004)
- 1959Pete Burns, English singer-songwriter (Dead or Alive)
- 1966Jennifer Finch, American singer, bass player, and photographer (L7 and The Shocker)
- 1966Yoko Moriguchi, Japanese actress
- 1969Vasbert Drakes, Barbadian cricketer
- 1971Jared Hasselhoff, American bass player and songwriter (Bloodhound Gang)
- 1974Julio César Enciso, Paraguayan footballer
- 1975Dan Hipgrave, English guitarist and journalist (Toploader)
- 1975Eicca Toppinen, Finnish cellist and composer (Apocalyptica)
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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.
- 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.
- 1600The Gowrie Conspiracy against King James VI of Scotland (later to become King James I of England) takes place.
- 1824Greek War of Independence: Constantine Kanaris leads a Greek fleet to victory against Ottoman and Egyptian ships in the Battle of Samos.
- 1882The Standard Oil of New Jersey is established.
- 1914World War I: The guns of Point Nepean fort at Port Phillip Heads in Victoria (Australia) fire across the bows of the Norddeutscher Lloyd steamer SS Pfalz which is attempting to leave the Port of Melbourne in ignorance of the declaration of war and she is detained; this is said to be the first Allied shot of the War.
- 1925Plaid Cymru is formed with the aim of disseminating knowledge of the Welsh language that is at the time in danger of dying out.
- 1926Harry Houdini performs his greatest feat, spending 91 minutes underwater in a sealed tank before escaping.
- 1940World War II: The Soviet Union formally annexes Latvia.
- 1979In Afghanistan, Maoists undertake an attempted military uprising.
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: Kazuki Tomokawa, Gregory Harrison, Danny McNamara, Sydney Penny, Alex Dimitriades, Ujjwala Raut, Mandy Chiang, Paul Dupuis, Candace Cameron Bure, Dave "Snaker" Ray.
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.
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?
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: October 19, 1977 – Takamasa Suga, Japanese actor; September 23, 1982 – Alyssa Sutherland, Australian-American actress and model; April 17, 1964 – Maynard James Keenan, American singer-songwriter and producer (Tool, A Perfect Circle, Puscifer, and Green Jellÿ).
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