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August 8, 1997 was a Friday and it was the 220th day of the year 1997. It was the 32nd Friday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1997 calendar will be in 2025. 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 238 days left before your next birthday. You will be 22 years old when that day comes. There have been 7,797 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 2,599 days or 7.12 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 264 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 December 22 at 17:50:00 GMT – Saturday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) will happen sometime on April 16, 2029.
If a dog named Chimmy - a Pekingese breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 104 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 Chimmy will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Chimmy 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.
- 1910Sylvia Sidney
- 1920Jimmy Witherspoon
- 1922Rory Calhoun
- 1933Joe Tex
- 1947Larry Wilcox
- 1956Cecilia Roth
- 1962Kool Moe Dee
- 1973Scott Stapp
- 1976Drew Lachey
- 1977Lindsay Sloane
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.
- 1814Esther Hobart Morris, American lawyer and judge (d. 1902)
- 1876Varghese Payyappilly Palakkappilly, Indian-Syrian priest, founded the Sisters of the Destitute (d. 1929)
- 1931Roger Penrose, English physicist, mathematician, and philosopher
- 1940Dilip Sardesai, Indian cricketer (d. 2007)
- 1951Martin Brest, American director, producer, and screenwriter
- 1973Gert Olesk, Estonian footballer and manager
- 1976Drew Lachey, American singer and actor (98 Degrees)
- 1980Diego Markwell, Dutch baseball player
- 1986Cody Lightning, Canadian actor
- 1986Kateryna Bondarenko, Ukrainian tennis player
View the complete list of August 8 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1576The cornerstone for Tycho Brahe’s Uraniborg observatory is laid on the island of Hven.
- 1588Anglo-Spanish War: Battle of Gravelines: The naval engagement ends, ending the Spanish Armada’s attempt to invade England.
- 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.
- 1940The “Aufbau Ost” directive is signed by Wilhelm Keitel.
- 1980The Central Hotel Fire occurs in Bundoran, Ireland.
- 1988The “8888 Uprising” occurs in Burma.
- 1989Space Shuttle program: STS-28 Mission: Space Shuttle Columbia takes off on a secret five-day military mission.
- 1991The Warsaw radio mast, at one time the tallest construction ever built, collapses.
- 2013A suicide bombing at a funeral in the Pakistani city of Quetta kills at least 31 people.
View the complete list of August 8 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 8, and 1997 reveal that your Life Path number is 6. It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Dan Crary, Al Jourgensen, Jeon Do-yeon, Jason David Frank, Takeru Satoh, Cub Koda, Reba McEntire, Marios Tokas, Nancy Ajram, Aadesh Shrivastava.
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), Ox is the mythical animal and Fire is the Eastern element of a person born on August 8, 1997.
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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.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 8th August 1997 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on October 1, 1969. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +122. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on July 15, 1976. Your incompatibility score is -150. 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 5,857,972,543. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was I’ll Be Missing You by Puff Daddy and Faith Evans featuring 112 as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (August 9, 1997). 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 Northern England approximately on 1200. Your profession was trainer, holder of the fine animals, birds, insects.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You are a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man.
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?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 130,906,795 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1997. The estimated number of babies born on 8th August 1997 is 358,649. That’s equivalent to 249 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 Emily. This name was given to 25,732 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 37,548 times in the year 1997. Any chance you are Emily or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about August 8, 1997. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 220th day of 1997
- Day of week: Friday
- Day of week birthstone: Emerald
- Week index: 32nd Friday of 1997
- Next same calendar year: 2025
- Day of week this year: Wednesday
- Day of week next year: Thursday
- Day of week in 2020: Saturday
- Days until next birthday: 238 days
- Age on next birthday: 22 years old
- Days since birth: 7,797 days
- Days spent sleeping: 2,599 days
- Years spent sleeping: 7.12 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 264
- Next full moon: December 22 at 17:50:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 16, 2029
- Age in dog years: 104 dog years old using a Pekingese breed
- Life path number and meaning: 6 – It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
- 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: Ox
- Eastern zodiac element: Fire
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: October 1, 1969 (+122)
- Worst compatible birthday: July 15, 1976 (-150)
- 1997 world population: 5,857,972,543
- Number one song: I’ll Be Missing You by Puff Daddy and Faith Evans featuring 112 (August 9, 1997)
- Babies born in 1997: 130,906,795
- Babies born in 1997 every day: 358,649
- Babies born in 1997 every minute: 249
- Popular girl’s name: Emily – 25,732 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 37,548 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: November 19, 1965 – Douglas Henshall, Scottish actor; September 6, 1980 – Kerry Katona, English singer and actress (Atomic Kitten); November 17, 1984 – Park Han-byul, South Korean actress.
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