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August 7, 1978 was a Monday and it was the 219th day of the year 1978. It was the 32nd Monday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1978 calendar will be in 2023. 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 Friday. Next year it will be Saturday and two years from now it will be Sunday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 314 days left before your next birthday. You will be 43 years old when that day comes. There have been 15,392 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 5,131 days or 14.05 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 521 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 1 at 21:06:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 15, 2010.
If a dog named Motica - a Standard Schnauzer breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 209 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 Motica will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Motica 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.
- 1942B. J. Thomas
- 1961Maggie Wheeler
- 1962Bruno Pelletier
- 1963Harold Perrineau
- 1966Kristin Hersh
- 1966Shobna Gulati
- 1975Charlize Theron
- 1978Alexandre Aja
- 1987Mimi Paley
- 1996Liam James
View the complete list of August 7 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 7.
- 1282Elizabeth of Rhuddlan (d. 1316)
- 1533Alonso de Ercilla, Spanish soldier and poet (d. 1595)
- 1560Elizabeth Báthory, Hungarian serial killer (d. 1614)
- 1928James Randi, Canadian-American magician, actor, and author
- 1950Rodney Crowell, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (The Notorious Cherry Bombs)
- 1956Sharon Isbin, American guitarist
- 1964Peter Niven, Scottish jockey
- 1978Mark McCammon, English-Barbadian footballer
- 1979Miguel Llera, Spanish footballer
- 1982Brit Marling, American actress, producer, and screenwriter
View the complete list of August 7 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 936Coronation of King Otto I of Germany.
- 1461The Ming dynasty Chinese military general Cao Qin stages a coup against the Tianshun Emperor.
- 1714The Battle of Gangut: The first important victory of the Russian Navy.
- 1782George Washington orders the creation of the Badge of Military Merit to honor soldiers wounded in battle. It is later renamed to the more poetic Purple Heart.
- 1927The Peace Bridge opens between Fort Erie, Ontario and Buffalo, New York.
- 1933The Simele massacre: The Iraqi government slaughters over 3,000 Assyrians in the village of Simele. The day becomes known as Assyrian Martyrs Day.
- 1947Thor Heyerdahl’s balsa wood raft the Kon-Tiki, smashes into the reef at Raroia in the Tuamotu Islands after a 101-day, 7000 km journey across the Pacific Ocean in an attempt to prove that pre-historic peoples could have traveled from South America.
- 1959The Lincoln Memorial design on the U.S. penny goes into circulation. It replaces the “sheaves of wheat” design, and was minted until 2008.
- 1976Viking program: Viking 2 enters orbit around Mars.
- 1985The White House Farm murders took place near the English village of Tolleshunt D'Arcy, Essex, England.
View the complete list of August 7 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 7, and 1978 reveal that your Life Path number is 22. It is a master number that represents practical idealism and material mastery. You were born under the most powerful and potentially the most successful of all Life Path numbers.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Lorella De Luca, DJ Ajax, Kim Hye-soo, Lauren Pope, Mimi Paley, Telangana Shakuntala, Cote de Pablo, Herb Pedersen, Sasha Sokol, Ninon Vallin.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on August 7 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), Horse is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on August 7, 1978.
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 7th August 1978 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on September 9, 1954. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +120. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on March 22, 1996. Your score is -160. 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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In a room of 23 people there’s a 50% chance of two individuals having the same birthday (month and day only and not a leap year). The chance increases to 99.9% if there are 70 people in the room. You need at least 253 people in the room if you want someone to have the same birthday as you with 50% probability. This is called the birthday paradox or birthday problem. Try it out on your classroom, office, or sports team and confirm how many people share the same birthday.
Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 4,304,105,753. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Three Times a Lady by Commodores as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 12, 1978). 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 Portugal approximately on 1150. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, geologist.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Inquisitive, inventive, liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 122,638,528 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1978. The estimated number of babies born on 7th August 1978 is 335,996. That’s equivalent to 233 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 56,323 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 67,158 times in the year 1978. Any chance you are Jennifer or Michael? (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 7” 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 7, 1978. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 219th day of 1978
- Day of week: Monday
- Day of week birthstone: Pearl
- Week index: 32nd Monday of 1978
- Next same calendar year: 2023
- Day of week this year: Friday
- Day of week next year: Saturday
- Day of week in 2022: Sunday
- Days until next birthday: 314 days
- Age on next birthday: 43 years old
- Days since birth: 15,392 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,131 days
- Years spent sleeping: 14.05 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 521
- Next full moon: October 1 at 21:06:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 15, 2010
- Age in dog years: 209 dog years old using a Standard Schnauzer breed
- Life path number and meaning: 22 – It is a master number that represents practical idealism and material mastery. You were born under the most powerful and potentially the most successful of all Life Path numbers.
- 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: Horse
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: September 9, 1954 (+120)
- Worst compatible birthday: March 22, 1996 (-160)
- 1978 world population: 4,304,105,753
- Number one song: Three Times a Lady by Commodores (August 12, 1978)
- Babies born in 1978: 122,638,528
- Babies born in 1978 every day: 335,996
- Babies born in 1978 every minute: 233
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 56,323 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 67,158 babies
- Roman numerals: VII.VIII.MCMLXXVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: July 6, 1936 – Dave Allen, Irish comedian, actor, and screenwriter (d. 2005); May 19, 1960 – Yazz, English singer; February 28, 1961 – René Simard, Canadian singer and television host.
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