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February 26, 1956 was a Sunday and it was the 57th day of the year 1956. The next time you can reuse your old 1956 calendar will be in 2040. 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 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 273 days left before your next birthday. You will be 62 years old when that day comes. There have been 22,373 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 758 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 June 9 at 13:11:00 GMT – Friday.
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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.
- 1926Doris Belack
- 1932Johnny Cash
- 1945Mitch Ryder
- 1953Michael Bolton
- 1977Greg Rikaart
- 1979Corinne Bailey Rae
- 1980Alex Fong
- 1984Beren Saat
- 1986Juliet Simms
- 1988Charley Webb
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for February 26.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Feb 26.
- 1866Herbert Henry Dow, Canadian-American businessman, founded the Dow Chemical Company (d. 1930)
- 1899Max Petitpierre, Swiss jurist and politician, 54th President of the Swiss Confederation (d. 1994)
- 1908Leela Majumdar, Indian author and academic (d. 2007)
- 1938Tony Selby, English actor
- 1963Chase Masterson, American actress and singer
- 1973Jenny Thompson, American swimmer and anesthesiologist
- 1979Steve Evans, Welsh footballer
- 1980Steve Blake, American basketball player
- 1986Crystal Kay, Japanese singer-songwriter and actress
- 1989Gabriel Obertan, French footballer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for February 26.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1266Battle of Benevento: An army led by Charles, Count of Anjou, defeats a combined German and Sicilian force led by Manfred, King of Sicily. Manfred is killed in the battle and Pope Clement IV invests Charles as king of Sicily and Naples.
- 1616Galileo Galilei is formally banned by the Roman Catholic Church from teaching or defending the view that the earth orbits the sun.
- 1794The first Christiansborg Palace in Copenhagen burns down.
- 1815Napoleon Bonaparte escapes from Elba.
- 1919President Woodrow Wilson signs an act of the U.S. Congress establishing most of the Grand Canyon as a United States National Park - the Grand Canyon National Park.
- 1935Robert Watson-Watt carries out a demonstration near Daventry which leads directly to the development of radar in the United Kingdom.
- 1960A New York-bound Alitalia airliner crashes into a cemetery in Shannon, Ireland, shortly after takeoff, killing 34 of the 52 persons on board.
- 1991Gulf War: United States Army forces capture the town of Al Busayyah.
- 1992Nagorno-Karabakh War: Khojaly Massacre: Armenian armed forces open fire on Azeri civilians at a military post outside the town of Khojaly leaving hundreds dead.
- 1995The United Kingdom’s oldest investment banking institute, Barings Bank, collapses after securities broker Nick Leeson loses $1.4 billion by speculating on the Singapore International Monetary Exchange using futures contracts.
View the complete list of historical events for February 26.
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Your birthday numbers 2, 26 and 1956 reveal that your Life Path number is 4. It represents growth, building and foundation. You are practical, down to earth with strong ideas about right and wrong.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Vanessa Ferlito, Haley Joel Osment, Gustav Winckler, Margaret Sullavan, Tammy Blanchard, Farhan Akhtar, Albert Martinez, Blu, Koichi Iwaki, Tupele Dorgu.
The zodiac sign of a person born on February 26 is Pisces ♓. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Monkey is the mythical animal and Fire is the element of a person born on February 26, 1956.
Amethyst is the modern birthstone for the month of February while Bloodstone is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Pisces is amethyst. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Sunday’ is topaz.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: March 1, 1944 – Mike d'Abo, English singer-songwriter (Manfred Mann and A Band of Angels); December 14, 1962 – Ginger Lynn, American model and actress; October 25, 1984 – Katy Perry, American singer-songwriter and actress.
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