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August 8, 1980 was a Friday and it was the 221st day of the year 1980. The next time you can reuse your old 1980 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 Tuesday. 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 293 days left before your next birthday. You will be 38 years old when that day comes. There have been 13,586 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 460 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 November 4 at 05:24:00 GMT – Saturday.
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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.
- 1910Sylvia Sidney
- 1921Webb Pierce
- 1933Joe Tex
- 1946Joe Bethancourt
- 1952Robin Quivers
- 1955Branscombe Richmond
- 1969Faye Wong
- 1973Senta Moses
- 1981Vanessa Amorosi
- 1989Aleksandra Szwed
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for August 8.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 8.
- 1891Adolf Busch, German violinist and composer (d. 1952)
- 1936Frank Howard, American baseball player and manager
- 1942Vardo Rumessen, Estonian pianist and musicologist (d. 2015)
- 1952Jostein Gaarder, Norwegian author
- 1956Cecilia Roth, Argentinian actress
- 1965Kate Langbroek, Australian talk show host
- 1973Gert Olesk, Estonian footballer and manager
- 1974Andy Priaulx, Guernseyan race car driver
- 1984Martrez Milner, American football player
- 1992Josip Drmić, Swiss footballer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for August 8.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1605The city of Oulu, Finland, is founded by Charles IX of Sweden.
- 1794Joseph Whidbey leads an expedition to search for the Northwest Passage near Juneau, Alaska.
- 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).
- 1870The Republic of Ploiești, a failed Radical-Liberal rising against Domnitor Carol of Romania.
- 1876Thomas Edison receives a patent for his mimeograph.
- 1885More than 1.5 million people attend the funeral of Ulysses S. Grant in New York City.
- 1918World War I: The Battle of Amiens begins a string of almost continuous victories with a push through the German front lines (Hundred Days Offensive).
- 1967The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) is founded by Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore and Thailand.
- 1973Kim Dae-jung, a South Korean politician and later president of South Korea, is kidnapped.
- 1990Iraq occupies Kuwait and the state is annexed to Iraq. This would lead to the Gulf War shortly afterward.
View the complete list of historical events for August 8.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 8 and 1980 reveal that your Life Path number is 7. It represents analysis, awareness and understanding. You are the searcher and the seeker of the truth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Choi Kang-hee, Shawn Lane, Charito Solis, Nicola Sirkis, Minako Honda, Jimmy White, Harold Perrineau, Ana Mulvoy-Ten, Yukari Tamura, Junkie XL.
The zodiac sign of a person born on August 8 is Leo ♌. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Monkey is the mythical animal and Metal is the element of a person born on August 8, 1980.
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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 ‘Friday’ is emerald.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Magic by Olivia Newton-John as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 9, 1980). 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 Southern China approximately on 1350. Your profession was builder of roads, bridges, docks.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Revolutionary type. You inspired changes in any sphere — politics, business, religion, housekeeping. Could be a leader.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.
Can you remember who you were?
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: April 19, 1967 – Dar Williams, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (Cry Cry Cry); July 19, 1902 – Samudrala Raghavacharya, Indian singer, director, producer, and screenwriter (d. 1968); September 26, 1970 – Sheri Moon Zombie, American actress and fashion designer.
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