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February 29, 1948 was a Sunday and it was the 60th day of the year 1948. The next time you can reuse your old 1948 calendar will be in 2032. 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.
Since you are a leapling or someone born on February 29, your assumed birthday is March 1 for non-leap years. The day of the week of your birthday this year was Wednesday. Next year it will be Thursday and two years from now it will be Friday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 276 days left before your next birthday. You will be 70 years old when that day comes. There have been 25,292 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 856 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.
- 1916Dinah Shore
- 1920Arthur Franz
- 1920James Mitchell
- 1928Joss Ackland
- 1944Dennis Farina
- 1944Phyllis Frelich
- 1968Wendi Peters
- 1972Antonio Sabàto, Jr.
- 1972Saul Williams
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for February 29.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Feb 29.
- 1736Ann Lee, English-American religious leader, founded the Shakers (d. 1784)
- 1928Joss Ackland, English actor and singer
- 1952Al Autry, American baseball player
- 1952Bart Stupak, American police officer and politician
- 1968Frank Woodley, Australian actor, producer, and screenwriter
- 1976Katalin Kovács, Hungarian canoe racer
- 1980Simon Gagné, Canadian ice hockey player
- 1984Dennis Walger, German rugby player
- 1988Scott Golbourne, English footballer
- 1992Perry Kitchen, American soccer player
View the complete list of famous birthdays for February 29.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1504Christopher Columbus uses his knowledge of a lunar eclipse that night to convince Native Americans to provide him with supplies.
- 1644Abel Tasman’s second Pacific voyage began.
- 1712February 29 is followed by February 30 in Sweden, in a move to abolish the Swedish calendar for a return to the Old style.
- 1936Baby Snooks, played by Fanny Brice, debuts on the radio program The Ziegfeld Follies of the Air.
- 1940Finland initiates Winter War peace negotiations.
- 1940For her role as Mammy in Gone with the Wind, Hattie McDaniel becomes the first African American to win an Academy Award.
- 1940In a ceremony held in Berkeley, California, because of the war, physicist Ernest Lawrence receives the 1939 Nobel Prize in Physics from Sweden’s Consul General in San Francisco.
- 1944World War II: The Admiralty Islands are invaded in Operation Brewer led by American General Douglas MacArthur.
- 1960An earthquake in Morocco kills over 3,000 people and nearly destroys Agadir in the southern part of the country.
- 1996Faucett Flight 251 crashes in the Andes, all 123 passengers and crew died.
View the complete list of historical events for February 29.
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Your birthday numbers 2, 29 and 1948 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: Aviv Geffen, Naomi Campbell, Scotty Beckett, Tony MacAlpine, Paz Vega, Terry Scott Taylor, Peter O'Meara, Barbara Stuart, Jennie Garth, T-Pain.
The zodiac sign of a person born on February 29 is Pisces ♓. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Rat is the mythical animal and Earth is the element of a person born on February 29, 1948.
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: October 7, 1986 – Kaitlyn, American wrestler and model; May 12, 1907 – Katharine Hepburn, American actress and singer (d. 2003); October 6, 1935 – Charito Solis, Filipino actress (d. 1998).
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