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August 5, 1981 was a Wednesday and it was the 217th day of the year 1981. It was the 31st Wednesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1981 calendar will be in 2026. 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 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 290 days left before your next birthday. You will be 39 years old when that day comes. There have been 13,955 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 4,652 days or 12.74 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 473 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 November 12 at 13:36:00 GMT – Tuesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 13, 2013.
If a dog named Repo - a Puggle breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 172 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 Repo will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Repo 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.
- 1906Joan Hickson
- 1937Carla Lane
- 1945Loni Anderson
- 1947Angry Anderson
- 1957Clayton Rohner
- 1965Scott William Winters
- 1972Christian Olde Wolbers
- 1980Sophie Winkleman
- 1982Tobias Regner
- 1987Xenia Tchoumitcheva
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.
- 1461Alexander Jagiellon, Polish king (d. 1506)
- 1874Wesley Clair Mitchell, American economist and academic (d. 1948)
- 1944Christopher Gunning, English composer
- 1947Bernie Carbo, American baseball player and hairdresser
- 1957David Gill, English businessman
- 1968Marine Le Pen, French lawyer and politician
- 1970Leonid Stadnyk, Ukrainian giant (d. 2014)
- 1973Justin Marshall, New Zealand rugby player and sportscaster
- 1980Ali Umar, Maldivian footballer
- 1998Mimi Keene, English actress
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.
- 1689One thousand five hundred Iroquois attack the village of Lachine in New France.
- 1763Pontiac’s War: Battle of Bushy Run: British forces led by Henry Bouquet defeat Chief Pontiac’s Indians at Bushy Run.
- 1858Cyrus West Field and others complete the first transatlantic telegraph cable after several unsuccessful attempts. It will operate for less than a month.
- 1860Charles XV of Sweden of Sweden-Norway is crowned king of Norway in Trondheim.
- 1888Bertha Benz drives from Mannheim to Pforzheim and back in the first long distance automobile trip, commemorated as the Bertha Benz Memorial Route since 2008.
- 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.
- 1926Harry Houdini performs his greatest feat, spending 91 minutes underwater in a sealed tank before escaping.
- 1949The Mann Gulch fire kills 13 firefighters in Montana.
- 1966The Beatles release their groundbreaking album entitled Revolver
- 1969Mariner program: Mariner 7 makes its closest fly-by of Mars (3,524 kilometers).
View the complete list of August 5 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 5, and 1981 reveal that your Life Path number is 5. It represents progress, adventure and opportunity. You possess the curiosity of a cat and long to experience all of life.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Anna Bergman, Randy Blythe, Amerie, Cali Timmins, Don Boyd, Susan Roces, Heather Stewart-Whyte, Pierre Boulanger, Colin Farrell, Beck.
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), Rooster is the mythical animal and Metal is the Eastern element of a person born on August 5, 1981.
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 ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 5th August 1981 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on May 27, 1983. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +134. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on December 17, 1988. Your score is -139. 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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Q: What do you call a person who shares the same birthday?
A: Birthday twins – easy!
Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 4,534,410,125. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Jessie’s Girl by Rick Springfield as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 8, 1981). 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 New Guinea approximately on 1725. Your profession was dancer, singer, actor.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 127,030,934 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1981. The estimated number of babies born on 5th August 1981 is 348,030. That’s equivalent to 242 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 57,049 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 68,765 times in the year 1981. Any chance you are Jennifer or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
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Your birthday in Roman numerals using DD.MM.YYYY notation is:
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about August 5, 1981. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 217th day of 1981
- Day of week: Wednesday
- Day of week birthstone: Amethyst
- Week index: 31st Wednesday of 1981
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Monday
- Day of week next year: Wednesday
- Day of week in 2021: Thursday
- Days until next birthday: 290 days
- Age on next birthday: 39 years old
- Days since birth: 13,955 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,652 days
- Years spent sleeping: 12.74 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 473
- Next full moon: November 12 at 13:36:00 GMT – Tuesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 13, 2013
- Age in dog years: 172 dog years old using a Puggle breed
- Life path number and meaning: 5 – It represents progress, adventure and opportunity. You possess the curiosity of a cat and long to experience all of life.
- 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: Rooster
- Eastern zodiac element: Metal
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: May 27, 1983 (+134)
- Worst compatible birthday: December 17, 1988 (-139)
- 1981 world population: 4,534,410,125
- Number one song: Jessie’s Girl by Rick Springfield (August 8, 1981)
- Babies born in 1981: 127,030,934
- Babies born in 1981 every day: 348,030
- Babies born in 1981 every minute: 242
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 57,049 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 68,765 babies
- Roman numerals: V.VIII.MCMLXXXI
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: May 11, 1958 – Christian Brando, American actor (d. 2008); November 14, 1937 – Alan J.W. Bell, English television producer and director; December 21, 1967 – Fritz Karl, Austrian actor.
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