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August 8, 1960 was a Monday and it was the 221st day of the year 1960. It was the 32nd Monday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1960 calendar will be in 2044. 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 Wednesday. Next year it will be Thursday and two years from now it will be Saturday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 295 days left before your next birthday. You will be 59 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,254 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 7,085 days or 19.40 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 719 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 24 at 16:46:00 GMT – Wednesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 16, 1992.
If a dog named Zili - a Cardigan Welsh Corgi breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 252 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 Zili will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Zili 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.
- 1889Hans Egede Budtz
- 1936Çolpan İlhan
- 1937Dustin Hoffman
- 1962Kool Moe Dee
- 1974Brian Harvey
- 1975Mick Moss
- 1980Mike Hindert
- 1981Bradley McIntosh
- 1987Pierre Boulanger
- 1989Ken Baumann
View the complete list of August 8 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 8.
- 1938Connie Stevens, American actress, singer, director, and producer
- 1939Viorica Viscopoleanu, Romanian long jumper
- 1948Susan Himmelweit, English economist and academic
- 1950Willie Hall, American drummer and producer (The Blues Brothers, The Bar-Kays, and Booker T. & the M.G.'s)
- 1965Angus Fraser, English cricketer, manager, and journalist
- 1967Lee Unkrich, American director and screenwriter
- 1983Guy Burnet, English actor and producer
- 1986Cody Lightning, Canadian actor
- 1987Tatjana Malek, German tennis player
- 1993Ben Breedlove, American blogger (d. 2011)
View the complete list of August 8 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1709Bartolomeu de Gusmão demonstrates the lifting power of hot air in an audience before the King of Portugal in Lisbon, Portugal
- 1793The insurrection of Lyon occurs during the French Revolution.
- 1844The Quorum of the Twelve Apostles, headed by Brigham Young, is reaffirmed as the leading body of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church).
- 1863American Civil War: Following his defeat in the Battle of Gettysburg, General Robert E. Lee sends a letter of resignation to Confederate President Jefferson Davis (which is refused upon receipt).
- 1885More than 1.5 million people attend the funeral of Ulysses S. Grant in New York City.
- 1929The German airship Graf Zeppelin begins a round-the-world flight.
- 1945The London Charter is signed by France, the United Kingdom, the Soviet Union and the United States, establishing the laws and procedures for the Nuremberg trials.
- 1974President Richard Nixon, in a nationwide television address, announces his resignation from the office of the President of the United States effective noon the next day.
- 1990Iraq occupies Kuwait and the state is annexed to Iraq. This would lead to the Gulf War shortly afterward.
- 1991The Warsaw radio mast, at one time the tallest construction ever built, collapses.
View the complete list of August 8 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 8, and 1960 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: Eric Lange, Bishop Nehru, Joseph Bologna, Rosela Gjylbegu, Dave Wyndorf, Jang Jin-young, Prem Nath, Pierre Palmade, Duncan Regehr, Thurl Ravenscroft.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on August 8 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 Metal is the Eastern element of a person born on August 8, 1960.
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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.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 8th August 1960 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on October 17, 1987. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +130. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on November 11, 1964. Your incompatibility score is -137. 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 3,043,001,508. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini by Brian Hyland as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 8, 1960). 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 Ontario approximately on 800. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, executor of sacrifices.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 107,537,497 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1960. The estimated number of babies born on 8th August 1960 is 293,818. That’s equivalent to 204 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 Mary. This name was given to 51,474 baby girls. For the boys it’s David. This name was recorded 85,928 times in the year 1960. Any chance you are Mary or David? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about August 8, 1960. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 221st day of 1960
- Day of week: Monday
- Day of week birthstone: Pearl
- Week index: 32nd Monday of 1960
- Next same calendar year: 2044
- Day of week this year: Wednesday
- Day of week next year: Thursday
- Day of week in 2020: Saturday
- Days until next birthday: 295 days
- Age on next birthday: 59 years old
- Days since birth: 21,254 days
- Days spent sleeping: 7,085 days
- Years spent sleeping: 19.40 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 719
- Next full moon: October 24 at 16:46:00 GMT – Wednesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 16, 1992
- Age in dog years: 252 dog years old using a Cardigan Welsh Corgi 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: Metal
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: October 17, 1987 (+130)
- Worst compatible birthday: November 11, 1964 (-137)
- 1960 world population: 3,043,001,508
- Number one song: Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini by Brian Hyland (August 8, 1960)
- Babies born in 1960: 107,537,497
- Babies born in 1960 every day: 293,818
- Babies born in 1960 every minute: 204
- Popular girl’s name: Mary – 51,474 babies
- Popular boy’s name: David – 85,928 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: December 8, 1966 – Sinéad O'Connor, Irish singer-songwriter; July 29, 1966 – Richard Steven Horvitz, American voice actor; October 27, 1987 – Thelma Aoyama, Japanese singer.
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