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August 9, 1947 was a Saturday and it was the 221st day of the year 1947. It was the 32nd Saturday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1947 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 Monday. Next year it will be Tuesday and two years from now it will be Wednesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 325 days left before your next birthday. You will be 75 years old when that day comes. There have been 27,069 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 9,023 days or 24.70 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 916 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 September 20 at 23:56:00 GMT – Monday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on April 17, 1979.
If a dog named Analease - a Plott breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 353 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 Analease will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Analease 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.
- 1899P. L. Travers
- 1939Bulle Ogier
- 1942David Steinberg
- 1943Ken Norton
- 1968Gillian Anderson
- 1970Thomas Lennon
- 1985Anna Kendrick
View the complete list of August 9 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Aug 9.
- 1881Prince Antônio Gastão of Orléans-Braganza, Brazilian prince (d. 1918)
- 1902Zino Francescatti, French violinist (d. 1991)
- 1925David A. Huffman, American computer scientist, developed Huffman coding (d. 1999)
- 1931Paula Kent Meehan, American businesswoman, co-founded Redken (d. 2014)
- 1943Ken Norton, American boxer and actor (d. 2013)
- 1947Roy Hodgson, English footballer and manager
- 1952Prateep Ungsongtham Hata, Thai activist and politician
- 1976Aled Haydn Jones, Welsh radio host and producer
- 1976Audrey Tautou, French model, actress, and singer
- 1991Alice Barlow, English actress and singer
View the complete list of August 9 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 48 BCCaesar’s Civil War: Battle of Pharsalus – Julius Caesar decisively defeats Pompey at Pharsalus and Pompey flees to Egypt.
- 378Gothic War: Battle of Adrianople – A large Roman army led by Emperor Valens is defeated by the Visigoths. Valens is killed along with over half of his army.
- 1814Indian Wars: the Creek sign the Treaty of Fort Jackson, giving up huge parts of Alabama and Georgia.
- 1854Henry David Thoreau publishes Walden.
- 1942World War II: Battle of Savo Island – Allied naval forces protecting their amphibious forces during the initial stages of the Battle of Guadalcanal are surprised and defeated by an Imperial Japanese Navy cruiser force.
- 1944Continuation War: The Vyborg–Petrozavodsk Offensive, the largest offensive launched by Soviet Union against Finland during the Second World War, ends to a strategic stalemate. Both Finnish and Soviet troops at the Finnish front dug to defensive positions, and the front remains stable until the end of the war.
- 1944The United States Forest Service and the Wartime Advertising Council release posters featuring Smokey Bear for the first time.
- 1965A fire at a Titan missile base near Searcy, Arkansas kills 53 construction workers.
- 1965Singapore is expelled from Malaysia and becomes the only country to date to gain independence unwillingly.
- 1999Russian President Boris Yeltsin fires his Prime Minister, Sergei Stepashin, and for the fourth time fires his entire cabinet.
View the complete list of August 9 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 8, 9, and 1947 reveal that your Life Path number is 2. It represents balance, harmony and partnership. You have the soul of an artist. You are a fine companion and possess a good sense of humor. Friends seek you out for your calming and peaceful company.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: A.J. Trauth, Noel Harrison, Colm Wilkinson, Norma Winstone, Nadine Velazquez, Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown, Kaoru Kobayashi, Stuart Adamson, Charlie Dominici, Sally Yeh.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on August 9 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), Pig is the mythical animal and Fire is the Eastern element of a person born on August 9, 1947.
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 9th August 1947 is Poppy for preparedness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on November 18, 1931. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +211. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on November 30, 1937. Your score is -236. 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!
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?
In the United States, the most popular baby name is Linda. This name was given to 99,686 baby girls. For the boys it’s James. This name was recorded 94,756 times in the year 1947. Any chance you are Linda or James? (Source: ssa.gov)
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Your birthday in Roman numerals using DD.MM.YYYY notation is:
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about August 9, 1947. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 221st day of 1947
- Day of week: Saturday
- Day of week birthstone: Turquoise
- Week index: 32nd Saturday of 1947
- Next same calendar year: 2025
- Day of week this year: Monday
- Day of week next year: Tuesday
- Day of week in 2023: Wednesday
- Days until next birthday: 325 days
- Age on next birthday: 75 years old
- Days since birth: 27,069 days
- Days spent sleeping: 9,023 days
- Years spent sleeping: 24.70 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 916
- Next full moon: September 20 at 23:56:00 GMT – Monday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on April 17, 1979
- Age in dog years: 353 dog years old using a Plott breed
- Life path number and meaning: 2 – It represents balance, harmony and partnership. You have the soul of an artist. You are a fine companion and possess a good sense of humor. Friends seek you out for your calming and peaceful company.
- 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: Pig
- Eastern zodiac element: Fire
- Modern birthstone: Peridot
- Mystical birthstone: Diamond (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Poppy for preparedness
- Best compatible birthday: November 18, 1931 (+211)
- Worst compatible birthday: November 30, 1937 (-236)
- Popular girl’s name: Linda – 99,686 babies
- Popular boy’s name: James – 94,756 babies
- Roman numerals: IX.VIII.MCMXLVII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: August 16, 1992 – Zawachin, Japanese model; September 27, 1927 – Sada Thompson, American actress (d. 2011); February 12, 1933 – Costa-Gavras, Greek-French director and producer.
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