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August 5, 1974 was a Monday and it was the 217th day of the year 1974. The next time you can reuse your old 1974 calendar will be in 2019. 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 353 days left before your next birthday. You will be 44 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,718 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 532 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 6 at 07:04:00 GMT – Wednesday.
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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.
- 1906John Huston
- 1942Joe Boyd
- 1943Sammi Smith
- 1947Angry Anderson
- 1961Janet McTeer
- 1971DJ Ajax
- 1975Antony Cotton
- 1980Sophie Winkleman
- 1983Dawn Richard
- 1987Xenia Tchoumitcheva
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.
- 1815Edward John Eyre, English explorer and politician, Governor of Jamaica (d. 1901)
- 1910Herminio Masantonio, Argentinian footballer (d. 1956)
- 1927John H. Moore II, American lawyer and judge (d. 2013)
- 1930Richie Ginther, American race car driver (d. 1989)
- 1931Tom Hafey, Australian footballer and coach (d. 2014)
- 1933Jeffry Wickham, English actor (d. 2014)
- 1936Nikolai Baturin, Estonian author and playwright
- 1981Carl Crawford, American baseball player
- 1982Jamie Houston, English-German rugby player
- 1982Tobias Regner, German singer-songwriter
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 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.
- 1068Byzantine–Norman wars: Italo-Normans begin a nearly-three-year siege of Bari.
- 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.
- 1583Sir Humphrey Gilbert establishes the first English colony in North America, at what is now St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador.
- 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.
- 1925Plaid Cymru is formed with the aim of disseminating knowledge of the Welsh language that is at the time in danger of dying out.
- 1957American Bandstand, a show dedicated to the teenage “baby-boomers” by playing the songs and showing popular dances of the time, debuts on the ABC television network.
- 1962Apartheid in South Africa: Nelson Mandela is jailed. He would not be released until 1990.
- 1969Mariner program: Mariner 7 makes its closest fly-by of Mars (3,524 kilometers).
View the complete list of historical events for August 5.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 5 and 1974 reveal that your Life Path number is 7. It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Gaia Cauchi, Roger Spottiswoode, Art Gilmore, Nat Wolff, Lauren Socha, Caitlin Stasey, John Daly, Sharon Maughan, Dawn French, Valerie Harper.
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 Wood is the element of a person born on August 5, 1974.
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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 ‘Monday’ is pearl.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Feel Like Makin’ Love by Roberta Flack as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 10, 1974). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: February 17, 1948 – Don Scardino, American actor and director; December 1, 1978 – Mat Kearney, American singer-songwriter and guitarist; February 11, 1914 – Matt Dennis, American singer-songwriter and pianist (d. 2002).
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