Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 5th of August 2008 that no one tells you about. Don’t wait a minute longer and jump in using the content links below. Average read time of 10 minutes. Enjoy!
August 5, 2008 was a Tuesday and it was the 218th day of the year 2008. It was the 32nd Tuesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 2008 calendar will be in 2036. 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 236 days left before your next birthday. You will be 12 years old when that day comes. There have been 4,147 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 1,382 days or 3.78 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 141 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 January 10 at 19:23:00 GMT – Friday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) will happen sometime on April 13, 2040.
If a dog named Ruckee - a Border Collie breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 69 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 Ruckee will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Ruckee will age 4.5 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.
- 1945Loni Anderson
- 1951Samantha Sang
- 1965Scott William Winters
- 1966Jonathan Silverman
- 1966Yoko Moriguchi
- 1968Funkmaster Flex
- 1968Terri Clark
- 1980Vatsal Sheth
- 1982Tobias Regner
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.
- 1877Tom Thomson, Canadian painter (d. 1917)
- 1942Joe Boyd, American record producer, founded Hannibal Records
- 1945Csaba Giczy, Hungarian canoe racer
- 1956Christopher Chessun, English bishop
- 1959Pat Smear, American guitarist and songwriter (Nirvana, Foo Fighters, Germs, and Adolescents)
- 1967Thomas Lang, Austrian drummer and producer (stOrk and Vienna Art Orchestra)
- 1968Funkmaster Flex, American rapper, producer, and radio host
- 1972Aaqib Javed, Pakistani cricketer and coach
- 1978Kim Gevaert, Belgian sprinter
- 1985Salomon Kalou, Ivorian 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.
- 1874Japan launches its postal savings system, modeled after a similar system in the United Kingdom.
- 1884The cornerstone for the Statue of Liberty is laid on Bedloe’s Island (now Liberty Island) in New York Harbor.
- 1925Plaid Cymru is formed with the aim of disseminating knowledge of the Welsh language that is at the time in danger of dying out.
- 1949In Ecuador, an earthquake destroys 50 towns and kills more than 6,000.
- 1949The Mann Gulch fire kills 13 firefighters in Montana.
- 1958Herbert Hoover eclipses John Adams as having the longest retirement of any former U.S President until that time. Hoover would live another six years, his record 31 years 7 months 16 days retirement has since been eclipsed by Jimmy Carter.
- 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.
- 1989General elections are held in Nicaragua with the Sandinista National Liberation Front winning a majority.
- 2010Ten members of International Assistance Mission Nuristan Eye Camp team are killed by persons unknown in Kuran wa Munjan District of Badakhshan Province in Afghanistan.
View the complete list of August 5 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 5, and 2008 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: Gali Atari, Jessica Henwick, Dan Bittman, Jun Shison, Joel Schumacher, José Luis Rodríguez, Julie Vega, Joshua Radin, Tuba Büyüküstün, Special Ed.
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), Rat is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on August 5, 2008.
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 ‘Tuesday’ is ruby.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 5th August 2008 is Poppy for preparedness.
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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 6,709,049,780. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was I Kissed a Girl by Katy Perry as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 9, 2008). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
I do not know how you feel about this, but you were a male ♂ in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Northern India approximately on 1100. Your profession was builder of houses, temples, cathedrals.
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 137,464,471 babies were born throughout the world in the year 2008. The estimated number of babies born on 5th August 2008 is 375,586. That’s equivalent to 261 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 Emma. This name was given to 18,809 baby girls. For the boys it’s Jacob. This name was recorded 22,591 times in the year 2008. Any chance you are Emma or Jacob? (Source: ssa.gov)
What’s your bizarre Florida Man story? The #FloridaManChallenge is breaking the Internet and social media. Some crazy men, women, or creatures from the Sunshine State are making headlines every day of the year including your birthday. Try this fun exercise. Pick your search engine of choice and type in “florida man August 5” and see what kind of wild news headline you will get. This viral craze started in 2013 and gets resurrected now and then. The latest was from Tumblr and found its way to Twitter. As they say, the rest is history.
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, 2008. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 218th day of 2008
- Day of week: Tuesday
- Day of week birthstone: Ruby
- Week index: 32nd Tuesday of 2008
- Next same calendar year: 2036
- Day of week this year: Monday
- Day of week next year: Wednesday
- Day of week in 2021: Thursday
- Days until next birthday: 236 days
- Age on next birthday: 12 years old
- Days since birth: 4,147 days
- Days spent sleeping: 1,382 days
- Years spent sleeping: 3.78 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 141
- Next full moon: January 10 at 19:23:00 GMT – Friday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 13, 2040
- Age in dog years: 69 dog years old using a Border Collie 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: Rat
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- 2008 world population: 6,709,049,780
- Number one song: I Kissed a Girl by Katy Perry (August 9, 2008)
- Babies born in 2008: 137,464,471
- Babies born in 2008 every day: 375,586
- Babies born in 2008 every minute: 261
- Popular girl’s name: Emma – 18,809 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Jacob – 22,591 babies
- Roman numerals: V.VIII.MMVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: December 6, 1941 – Wende Wagner, American actress (d. 1997); October 28, 1917 – Jack Soo, American actor and singer (d. 1979); April 21, 1971 – Eric Mabius, American actor.
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