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August 8, 1978 was a Tuesday and it was the 220th day of the year 1978. 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 is 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 111 days left before your next birthday. You will be 40 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,499 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 491 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 April 30 at 01:00:00 GMT – Monday.
If a dog named Skibo - a Lakeland Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 176 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 Skibo will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Skibo 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.
- 1919Dino De Laurentiis
- 1920Jimmy Witherspoon
- 1920Leo Chiosso
- 1928Simón Díaz
- 1956Chris Foreman
- 1961Annemieke Verdoorn
- 1961The Edge
- 1969Faye Wong
- 1972Joely Collins
- 1976Tawny Cypress
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for August 8.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 8.
- 1884Sara Teasdale, American poet and educator (d. 1933)
- 1927Maia Wojciechowska, Polish-American author (d. 2002)
- 1958Deborah Norville, American journalist
- 1960Mustafa Balbay, Turkish journalist and politician
- 1964Scott Sandelin, American ice hockey player and coach
- 1973Shane Lee, Australian cricketer and guitarist (Six & Out)
- 1980Diego Markwell, Dutch baseball player
- 1981Vanessa Amorosi, Australian singer-songwriter
- 1984Kirk Broadfoot, Scottish footballer
- 1985Ryan Koolwijk, Dutch footballer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 8.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1585John Davis enters Cumberland Sound in search of the Northwest Passage.
- 1793The insurrection of Lyon occurs during the French Revolution.
- 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.
- 1963Great Train Robbery: In England, a gang of 15 train robbers steal £2.6 million in bank notes.
- 1963The Zimbabwe African National Union (ZANU), the current ruling party of Zimbabwe, is formed by a split from the Zimbabwe African People’s Union.
- 1988The “8888 Uprising” occurs in Burma.
- 1990Iraq occupies Kuwait and the state is annexed to Iraq. This would lead to the Gulf War shortly afterward.
- 2008Official ceremony of 2008 Summer Olympic Games in Bird’s Nest.
- 20102010 China floods: A mudslide in Zhugqu County, Gansu, China, kills more than 1,400 people.
View the complete list of historical events for August 8.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 8 and 1978 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: Roger Waters, Robert Osborne, Linda Darnell, Richard Coogan, Eriko Sato, Elbridge Bryant, Chris Caffery, Manuela Martelli, Cory Williams, Bill Anderson.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 8 is Leo ♌. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Horse is the mythical animal and Earth is the element of a person born on August 8, 1978.
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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 ‘Tuesday’ is ruby.
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?
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: April 7, 1985 – Ariela Massotti, Brazilian actress; August 16, 1969 – Kate Higgins, American voice actress, singer, and pianist; September 13, 1977 – Fiona Apple, American singer-songwriter, producer, and pianist.
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