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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 is 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 40 days left before your next birthday. You will be 43 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,666 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 530 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 July 9 at 04:09:00 GMT – Sunday.
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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
- 1934Vern Gosdin
- 1951Samantha Sang
- 1965Scott William Winters
- 1966Yoko Moriguchi
- 1982Tobias Regner
- 1985Jake Hurwitz
- 1988Princess Salwa Aga Khan
- 1989Jessica Nigri
- 2000Maya Bond
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.
- 1641John Hathorne, American merchant and jurist (d. 1717)
- 1872Oswaldo Cruz, Brazilian physician, bacteriologist, and epidemiologist, founded the Oswaldo Cruz Foundation (d. 1917)
- 1911Robert Taylor, American actor and singer (d. 1969)
- 1957Clayton Rohner, American actor
- 1960Seth Swirsky, American singer-songwriter
- 1969Vasbert Drakes, Barbadian cricketer
- 1972Aaqib Javed, Pakistani cricketer and coach
- 1982Ryu Seung-min, South Korean table tennis player
- 1982Tobias Regner, German singer-songwriter
- 1990Yui Minami, Japanese model and actress
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 910The last major Danish army to raid England is defeated at the Battle of Tettenhall by the allied forces of Mercia and Wessex, led by King Edward the Elder and Æthelred, Lord of the Mercians.
- 1388The Battle of Otterburn, a border skirmish between the Scottish and the English in Northern England, is fought near Otterburn.
- 1781The Battle of Dogger Bank takes place.
- 1864American Civil War: The Battle of Mobile Bay begins at Mobile Bay near Mobile, Alabama, Admiral David Farragut leads a Union flotilla through Confederate defenses and seals one of the last major Southern ports.
- 1901Peter O'Connor sets the first IAAF recognised long jump world record of 24 ft. The record will stand for 20 years.
- 1906Persian Constitutional Revolution: Mozaffar ad-Din Shah Qajar, King of Iran, agrees to convert the government to a constitutional monarchy.
- 1914In Cleveland, Ohio, the first electric traffic light is installed.
- 1944World War II: Possibly the biggest prison breakout in history occurs as 545 Japanese POWs attempt to escape outside the town of Cowra, New South Wales, Australia.
- 1974Vietnam War: The U.S. Congress places a $1 billion limit on military aid to South Vietnam.
- 1995Yugoslav Wars: The city of Knin, Croatia, a significant Serb stronghold, is captured by Croatian forces during Operation Storm. The date is celebrated in Croatia as Victory Day.
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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: Kalani Hilliker, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Dick Clement, Aselin Debison, Lee Gi-kwang, Pat Finn, Jean-Pascal Lacoste, Harmony Korine, Jennie Lee, Malena Alterio.
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: March 12, 1960 – Jason Beghe, American actor and critic; April 6, 1967 – Jonathan Firth, English actor; November 21, 1980 – Elaine Yiu, Hong Kong actress.
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