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August 8, 1981 was a Saturday and it was the 220th day of the year 1981. It was the 32nd Saturday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1981 calendar will be in 2026. 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 Sunday. Next year it will be Monday and two years from now it will be Tuesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 120 days left before your next birthday. You will be 40 years old when that day comes. There have been 14,490 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 4,830 days or 13.22 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 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 27 at 03:34:00 GMT – Tuesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 16, 2013.
If a dog named Kay'Na - a American English Coonhound breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 195 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 Kay'Na will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Kay'Na 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.
- 1944Brooke Bundy
- 1951Martin Brest
- 1952Robin Quivers
- 1956Cecilia Roth
- 1956Chris Foreman
- 1973Senta Moses
- 1978Miho Shiraishi
- 1979Pooja Shah
- 1981Bradley McIntosh
- 1983Guy Burnet
View the complete list of August 8 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 8.
- 1709Hermann Anton Gelinek, German-Italian monk and violinist (d. 1779)
- 1875Arthur Bernardes, Brazilian lawyer and politician, 12th President of Brazil (d. 1955)
- 1902Paul Dirac, English-American physicist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1984)
- 1910Sylvia Sidney, American actress (d. 1999)
- 1930Terry Nation, Welsh-American author and screenwriter (d. 1997)
- 1952Sudhakar Rao, Indian cricketer
- 1961Simon Weston, Welsh soldier
- 1977Lindsay Sloane, American actress
- 1981Roger Federer, Swiss tennis player
- 1983Fred Meyers, American actor
View the complete list of August 8 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1220Sweden is defeated by Estonian tribes in the Battle of Lihula.
- 1585John Davis enters Cumberland Sound in search of the Northwest Passage.
- 1786Mont Blanc on the French – Italian border is climbed for the first time by Jacques Balmat and Dr. Michel-Gabriel Paccard.
- 1876Thomas Edison receives a patent for his mimeograph.
- 1908Wilbur Wright makes his first flight at a racecourse at Le Mans, France. It is the Wright Brothers’ first public flight.
- 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).
- 1940The “Aufbau Ost” directive is signed by Wilhelm Keitel.
- 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.
- 1980The Central Hotel Fire occurs in Bundoran, Ireland.
- 2008A EuroCity express train en route from Kraków, Poland to Prague, Czech Republic strikes a part of a motorway bridge that had fallen onto the railroad track near Studénka railway station in the Czech Republic and derails, killing eight people and injuring 64 others.
View the complete list of August 8 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 8, and 1981 reveal that your Life Path number is 8. It represents experience, authority and endeavour. You are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Monty Berman, Astrid Holm, Andrew Gold, Akai Osei, Annette Zilinskas, Kid Cudi, Crystal Bowersox, Paco Stanley, Madylin Sweeten, Jerry Doyle.
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), Rooster is the mythical animal and Metal is the Eastern element of a person born on August 8, 1981.
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 ‘Saturday’ is turquoise.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 8th August 1981 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on January 20, 1976. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +129. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on February 16, 1989. Your score is -169. 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 4,534,410,125. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Jessie’s Girl by Rick Springfield as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 8, 1981). 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 New Guinea approximately on 1725. Your profession was dancer, singer, actor.
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 127,030,934 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1981. The estimated number of babies born on 8th August 1981 is 348,030. That’s equivalent to 242 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 57,049 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 68,765 times in the year 1981. 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 8” 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 8, 1981. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 220th day of 1981
- Day of week: Saturday
- Day of week birthstone: Turquoise
- Week index: 32nd Saturday of 1981
- Next same calendar year: 2026
- Day of week this year: Sunday
- Day of week next year: Monday
- Day of week in 2023: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 120 days
- Age on next birthday: 40 years old
- Days since birth: 14,490 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,830 days
- Years spent sleeping: 13.22 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 491
- Next full moon: April 27 at 03:34:00 GMT – Tuesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 16, 2013
- Age in dog years: 195 dog years old using a American English Coonhound breed
- Life path number and meaning: 8 – It represents experience, authority and endeavour. You are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth.
- 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: Rooster
- Eastern zodiac element: Metal
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: January 20, 1976 (+129)
- Worst compatible birthday: February 16, 1989 (-169)
- 1981 world population: 4,534,410,125
- Number one song: Jessie’s Girl by Rick Springfield (August 8, 1981)
- Babies born in 1981: 127,030,934
- Babies born in 1981 every day: 348,030
- Babies born in 1981 every minute: 242
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 57,049 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 68,765 babies
- Roman numerals: VIII.VIII.MCMLXXXI
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: July 28, 1971 – Stephen Lynch, American singer-songwriter and actor; August 29, 1985 – Jeffrey Licon, American actor; October 14, 1949 – Katy Manning, English-Australian actress and production manager.
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