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December 8, 1979 was a Saturday and it was the 342nd day of the year 1979. The next time you can reuse your old 1979 calendar will be in 2018. 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 Friday. Next year it will be Saturday and two years from now it will be Sunday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 51 days left before your next birthday. You will be 38 years old when that day comes. There have been 13,829 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 468 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.
- 1899John Qualen
- 1915Ernest Lehman
- 1918Gérard Souzay
- 1939Jerry Butler
- 1950Rick Baker
- 1955Kasim Sulton
- 1963Greg Howe
- 1976Dominic Monaghan
- 1979Ingrid Michaelson
- 2001Tylen Jacob Williams
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for December 8.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Dec 8.
- 1861Georges Méliès, French actor, director, producer, and screenwriter (d. 1938)
- 1862Georges Feydeau, French playwright (d. 1921)
- 1941Bobby Elliott, English drummer (The Hollies)
- 1943Larry Martin, American paleontologist and ornithologist (d. 2013)
- 1947Margaret Geller, American astrophysicist
- 1951Bill Bryson, American author and academic
- 1954Gama Singh, Indian-Canadian wrestler
- 1958Rob Byrnes, American author and blogger
- 1968Michael Cole, American journalist and sportscaster
- 1977Ryan Newman, American race car driver
View the complete list of famous birthdays for December 8.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1813Premier of Beethoven’s Seventh Symphony.
- 1963Pan Am Flight 214, a Boeing 707, is struck by lightning and crashes near Elkton, Maryland, killing all 81 people on board.
- 1966The Greek ship SS Heraklion sinks in a storm in the Aegean Sea, killing over 200.
- 1969An Olympic Airways Douglas DC-6 strikes a mountain outside of Keratea, Greece, killing 90—the worst crash of a DC-6.
- 1974A plebiscite results in the abolition of monarchy in Greece.
- 1980John Lennon is murdered by Mark David Chapman in front of The Dakota in New York City.
- 1987Frank Vitkovic shoots and kills eight people at the Australia Post building in Melbourne, before jumping to his death.
- 2004The Cusco Declaration is signed in Cusco, Peru, establishing the South American Community of Nations.
- 2009Bombings in Baghdad, Iraq, kill 127 and injure 448.
- 2010With the second launch of the SpaceX Falcon 9 and the first launch of the SpaceX Dragon, SpaceX becomes the first private company to successfully launch, orbit and recover a spacecraft.
View the complete list of historical events for December 8.
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Your birthday numbers 12, 8 and 1979 reveal that your Life Path number is 1. It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Allan McKeown, Lawrence Hayward, Melle Mel, Ella Eyre, Iggy Pop, Ruggero Raimondi, John Brougham, Barbara Jefford, Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, Daniel Ash.
The zodiac sign of a person born on December 8 is Sagittarius ♐. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Sheep is the mythical animal and Earth is the element of a person born on December 8, 1979.
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Turquoise is the modern birthstone for the month of December while Onyx is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Sagittarius is topaz. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Saturday’ is turquoise.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Babe by Styx as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (December 8, 1979). 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 1050. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, herbalist.
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?
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: April 18, 1976 – Melissa Joan Hart, American actress, director, and producer; April 22, 1916 – Kanan Devi, Indian actress and singer (d. 1992); July 26, 1986 – Leo Hallerstam, Swedish actor.
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