Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 28th of February 2008 that no one tells you about. Don’t wait a minute longer and jump in using the content links below. Average read time of 10 minutes. Enjoy!
February 28, 2008 was a Thursday and it was the 59th day of the year 2008. It was the 9th Thursday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 2008 calendar will be in 2036. 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 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 35 days left before your next birthday. You will be 13 years old when that day comes. There have been 4,714 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 1,571 days or 4.30 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 159 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 January 28 at 19:17:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) will happen sometime on November 6, 2039.
If a dog named Kamea - a Flat-Coated Retriever breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 74 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 Kamea will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Kamea 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.
- 1915Zero Mostel
- 1929Joseph Rouleau
- 1939Tommy Tune
- 1943Barbara Acklin
- 1957Cindy Wilson
- 1961Rae Dawn Chong
- 1978Rei Kikukawa
- 1984Ben Fagan
- 1988Markéta Irglová
- 1993Emmelie de Forest
View the complete list of February 28 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Feb 28.
- 1712Louis-Joseph de Montcalm, French general (d. 1759)
- 1882Walter Keppel, 9th Earl of Albemarle, English nobleman and soldier (d. 1979)
- 1944Edward Greenspan, Canadian lawyer and author (d. 2014)
- 1944Kelly Bishop, American actress and dancer
- 1947Deniz Gezmiş, Turkish activist (d. 1972)
- 1969U. Srinivas, Indian mandolin player and composer (d. 2014)
- 1978Benjamin Raich, Austrian skier
- 1980Tayshaun Prince, American basketball player
- 1988Yevgeni Kabayev, Russian footballer
- 1997Kyoko Yoshine, Japanese actress
View the complete list of February 28 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1838Robert Nelson, leader of the Patriotes, proclaims the independence of Lower Canada (today Quebec)
- 1847The Battle of the Sacramento River during the Mexican–American War is a decisive victory for the United States leading to the capture of Chihuahua.
- 1870The Bulgarian Exarchate is established by decree of Sultan Abd-ul-Aziz of the Ottoman Empire.
- 1914The Autonomous Republic of Northern Epirus is proclaimed in Gjirokastër, by the Greeks living in southern Albania.
- 1942The heavy cruiser USS Houston is sunk in the Battle of Sunda Strait with 693 crew members killed, along with HMAS Perth which lost 375 men.
- 1986Olof Palme, prime minister of Sweden, is assassinated in Stockholm.
- 1991The first Gulf War ends.
- 1997GRB 970228, a highly luminous flash of gamma rays, strikes the Earth for 80 seconds, providing early evidence that gamma-ray bursts occur well beyond the Milky Way.
- 2001The Nisqually earthquake measuring 6.8 on the Richter scale hits the Nisqually Valley and the Seattle, Tacoma, and Olympia area of the U.S. state of Washington.
- 2005A suicide bombing at a police recruiting centre in Al Hillah, Iraq kills 127.
View the complete list of February 28 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 2, 28, and 2008 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: Toni Collette, V. Shantaram, Judy Holliday, Jason Sudeikis, Barry Williams, Mel Harris, Shonda Rhimes, Paul Gleason, Faye, Dariush Eghbali.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on February 28 is Pisces ♓ (The Fish) – a mutable sign with Water as Western element. The ruling planet is Neptune – the planet of dreams and imagination. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Eastern zodiac), Rat is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on February 28, 2008.
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 ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 28th February 2008 is Violet for modesty.
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In a room of 23 people there’s a 50% chance of two individuals having the same birthday (month and day only and not a leap year). The chance increases to 99.9% if there are 70 people in the room. You need at least 253 people in the room if you want someone to have the same birthday as you with 50% probability. This is called the birthday paradox or birthday problem. Try it out on your classroom, office, or sports team and confirm how many people share the same birthday.
Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 6,709,049,780. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Low by Flo Rida featuring T-Pain as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (March 1, 2008). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
I do not know how you feel about this, but you were a male ♂ in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern New Zealand approximately on 1450. Your profession was dancer, singer, actor.
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: Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson – to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 137,464,471 babies were born throughout the world in the year 2008. The estimated number of babies born on 28th February 2008 is 375,586. That’s equivalent to 261 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 Emma. This name was given to 18,809 baby girls. For the boys it’s Jacob. This name was recorded 22,591 times in the year 2008. Any chance you are Emma or Jacob? (Source: ssa.gov)
What’s your bizarre Florida Man story? The #FloridaManChallenge is breaking the Internet and social media. Some crazy men, women, or creatures from the Sunshine State are making headlines every day of the year including your birthday. Try this fun exercise. Pick your search engine of choice and type in “florida man February 28” and see what kind of wild news headline you will get. This viral craze started in 2013 and gets resurrected now and then. The latest was from Tumblr and found its way to Twitter. As they say, the rest is history.
Your birthday in Roman numerals using DD.MM.YYYY notation is:
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about February 28, 2008. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 59th day of 2008
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 9th Thursday of 2008
- Next same calendar year: 2036
- Day of week this year: Sunday
- Day of week next year: Monday
- Day of week in 2023: Tuesday
- Days until next birthday: 35 days
- Age on next birthday: 13 years old
- Days since birth: 4,714 days
- Days spent sleeping: 1,571 days
- Years spent sleeping: 4.30 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 159
- Next full moon: January 28 at 19:17:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on November 6, 2039
- Age in dog years: 74 dog years old using a Flat-Coated Retriever breed
- Life path number and meaning: 4 – It represents growth, building and foundation. You are practical, down to earth with strong ideas about right and wrong.
- Western zodiac sign: Pisces ♓ (The Fish)
- Western zodiac element: Water
- Western zodiac sign quality: Mutable
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Neptune – the planet of dreams and imagination
- Western zodiac gemstone: Amethyst
- Eastern zodiac animal: Rat
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Amethyst
- Mystical birthstone: Bloodstone (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Violet for modesty
- 2008 world population: 6,709,049,780
- Number one song: Low by Flo Rida featuring T-Pain (March 1, 2008)
- Babies born in 2008: 137,464,471
- Babies born in 2008 every day: 375,586
- Babies born in 2008 every minute: 261
- Popular girl’s name: Emma – 18,809 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Jacob – 22,591 babies
- Roman numerals: XXVIII.II.MMVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: May 20, 1955 – Zbigniew Preisner, Polish composer and producer; March 7, 1959 – Donna Murphy, American actress and singer; March 18, 1945 – Joy Fielding, Canadian actress and author.
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