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February 28, 1940 was a Wednesday and it was the 59th day of the year 1940. The next time you can reuse your old 1940 calendar will be in 2024. 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 Tuesday. Next year it will be Wednesday and two years from now it will be Thursday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 250 days left before your next birthday. You will be 78 years old when that day comes. There have been 28,240 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 956 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 July 9 at 04:09:00 GMT – Sunday.
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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.
- 1858Tore Svennberg
- 1922Joyce Howard
- 1932Don Francks
- 1940Joe South
- 1943Donnie Iris
- 1945Mimsy Farmer
- 1947Stephanie Beacham
- 1950Jaime Fabregas
- 1988Markéta Irglová
- 1991Sarah Bolger
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for February 28.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Feb 28.
- 1878Pierre Fatou, French mathematician and astronomer (d. 1929)
- 1918Alfred Burke, English actor (d. 2011)
- 1929Hayden Fry, American football player and coach
- 1950Futatsuryū Jun'ichi, Japanese sumo wrestler and coach (d. 2014)
- 1953Ingo Hoffmann, Brazilian race car driver
- 1968Stéphan Lebeau, Canadian ice hockey player
- 1973Eric Lindros, Canadian ice hockey player
- 1977Jason Aldean, American singer-songwriter and guitarist
- 1984Christian Müller, German footballer
- 1985Diego Ribas da Cunha, Brazilian footballer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for February 28.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 202 BCcoronation ceremony of Liu Bang as Emperor Gaozu of Han takes place, initiating four centuries of the Han dynasty’s rule over China.
- 1827The Baltimore and Ohio Railroad is incorporated, becoming the first railroad in America offering commercial transportation of both people and freight.
- 1922The United Kingdom ends its protectorate over Egypt through a Unilateral Declaration of Independence.
- 1953James Watson and Francis Crick announce to friends that they have determined the chemical structure of DNA; the formal announcement takes place on April 25 following publication in April’s Nature (pub. April 2).
- 1980Andalusia approves its statute of autonomy through a referendum.
- 1985The Provisional Irish Republican Army carries out a mortar attack on the Royal Ulster Constabulary police station at Newry, killing nine officers in the highest loss of life for the RUC on a single day.
- 1998Kosovo War: Serbian police begin the offensive against the Kosovo Liberation Army in Kosovo.
- 2001Six passengers and four railway staff are killed and a further 82 people suffer serious injuries in the Selby rail crash.
- 2004Over one million Taiwanese participating in the 228 Hand-in-Hand Rally form a 500 km long human chain to commemorate the 228 Incident in 1947
- 2013Pope Benedict XVI resigns as the pope of the Catholic Church becoming the first pope to do so since 1415.
View the complete list of historical events for February 28.
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Your birthday numbers 2, 28 and 1940 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: Christopher Allport, Cozy Powell, Thomas Quasthoff, Peter Stormare, Reg Livermore, Ali Mosaffa, Emily Deschanel, John Laurie, Steven Shainberg, Taylor Trensch.
The zodiac sign of a person born on February 28 is Pisces ♓. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Dragon is the mythical animal and Metal is the element of a person born on February 28, 1940.
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 ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: January 14, 1967 – Kerri Green, American actress; June 3, 1954 – Dan Hill, Canadian singer-songwriter; February 19, 1950 – Juice Leskinen, Finnish singer-songwriter (d. 2006).
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