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August 5, 1985 was a Monday and it was the 217th day of the year 1985. It was the 31st Monday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1985 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 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 317 days left before your next birthday. You will be 35 years old when that day comes. There have been 12,467 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 4,156 days or 11.38 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 422 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 October 13 at 21:09:00 GMT – Sunday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 13, 2017.
If a dog named Helen - a Greater Swiss Mountain Dog breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 198 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 Helen will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Helen 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.
- 1906Joan Hickson
- 1914Parley Baer
- 1934Vern Gosdin
- 1937Carla Lane
- 1940Roman Gabriel
- 1969Paola Volpato
- 1975Iddo Goldberg
- 1981Kō Shibasaki
- 1985Jake Hurwitz
- 1989Jessica Nigri
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.
- 1843James Scott Skinner, Scottish violinist and composer (d. 1927)
- 1862Joseph Merrick, English man with severe deformities (d. 1890)
- 1866Carl Harries, German chemist and academic (d. 1923)
- 1937Herb Brooks, American ice hockey player and coach (d. 2003)
- 1961Athula Samarasekera, Sri Lankan cricketer and coach
- 1961Mark O'Connor, American violinist and composer
- 1964Rory Morrison, English journalist (d. 2013)
- 1968Kendo Kashin, Japanese wrestler and mixed martial artist
- 1978Nektaria Karantzi, Greek singer
- 1980Jason Culina, Australian footballer
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.
- 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.
- 1781The Battle of Dogger Bank takes place.
- 1882The Standard Oil of New Jersey is established.
- 1884The cornerstone for the Statue of Liberty is laid on Bedloe’s Island (now Liberty Island) in New York Harbor.
- 1901Peter O'Connor sets the first IAAF recognised long jump world record of 24 ft. The record will stand for 20 years.
- 1926Harry Houdini performs his greatest feat, spending 91 minutes underwater in a sealed tank before escaping.
- 1960Burkina Faso, then known as Upper Volta, becomes independent from France.
- 1969Mariner program: Mariner 7 makes its closest fly-by of Mars (3,524 kilometers).
- 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 1985 reveal that your Life Path number is 9. It represents selflessness, forgiveness and creativity. You are the philanthropist, humanitarian, socially conscious, and are deeply concerned about the state of the world.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Željko Ivanek, Jessica Burciaga, Nicole Rash, Wayne Rogers, Miriam Kressyn, Steve Coogan, Glen Campbell, Matthew Ryan, Nagma, Patti Boulaye.
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 Wood is the Eastern element of a person born on August 5, 1985.
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.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 5th August 1985 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on November 14, 1971. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +211. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on February 6, 1989. Your incompatibility score is -171. 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 4,856,462,699. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Shout by Tears for Fears as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 10, 1985). 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 Africa approximately on 1425. Your profession was farmer, weaver, tailor.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Seeker of truth and wisdom. You could have seen your future lives. Others perceived you as an idealist illuminating path to the future.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to develop kind attitude to people, to acquire gift of understanding and compassion.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 135,970,553 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1985. The estimated number of babies born on 5th August 1985 is 372,522. That’s equivalent to 259 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 Jessica. This name was given to 48,346 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 64,906 times in the year 1985. Any chance you are Jessica 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, 1985. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 217th day of 1985
- Day of week: Monday
- Day of week birthstone: Pearl
- Week index: 31st Monday of 1985
- Next same calendar year: 2019
- Day of week this year: Monday
- Day of week next year: Wednesday
- Day of week in 2021: Thursday
- Days until next birthday: 317 days
- Age on next birthday: 35 years old
- Days since birth: 12,467 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,156 days
- Years spent sleeping: 11.38 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 422
- Next full moon: October 13 at 21:09:00 GMT – Sunday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 13, 2017
- Age in dog years: 198 dog years old using a Greater Swiss Mountain Dog breed
- Life path number and meaning: 9 – It represents selflessness, forgiveness and creativity. You are the philanthropist, humanitarian, socially conscious, and are deeply concerned about the state of the world.
- 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: Wood
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: November 14, 1971 (+211)
- Worst compatible birthday: February 6, 1989 (-171)
- 1985 world population: 4,856,462,699
- Number one song: Shout by Tears for Fears (August 10, 1985)
- Babies born in 1985: 135,970,553
- Babies born in 1985 every day: 372,522
- Babies born in 1985 every minute: 259
- Popular girl’s name: Jessica – 48,346 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 64,906 babies
- Roman numerals: V.VIII.MCMLXXXV
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: August 2, 1914 – Big Walter Price, American singer-songwriter and pianist (d. 2012); September 2, 1973 – Hande Ataizi, Turkish actress; August 1, 1980 – Bryan Fisher, English-American actor.
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