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February 29, 1988 was a Monday and it was the 60th day of the year 1988. It was the 9th Monday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1988 calendar will be in 2044. 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 Friday. Next year it will be Saturday and two years from now it will be Monday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 227 days left before your next birthday. You will be 32 years old when that day comes. There have been 11,461 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 3,820 days or 10.46 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 389 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 August 15 at 12:31:00 GMT – Thursday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) will happen sometime on November 7, 2019.
If a dog named Hedge - a Chinese Crested breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 144 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 Hedge will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Hedge will age 4 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.
- 1896William A. Wellman
- 1916Dinah Shore
- 1920Arthur Franz
- 1920James Mitchell
- 1920Michèle Morgan
- 1944Dennis Farina
- 1944Phyllis Frelich
- 1968Frank Woodley
- 1968Naoko Iijima
- 1992Majesty Rose
View the complete list of February 29 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Feb 29.
- 1692John Byrom, English poet and educator (d. 1763)
- 1736Ann Lee, English-American religious leader, founded the Shakers (d. 1784)
- 1920Fyodor Abramov, Russian author and critic (d. 1983)
- 1928Vance Haynes, American archaeologist, geologist, and author
- 1936Alex Rocco, American actor (d. 2015)
- 1936Henri Richard, Canadian ice hockey player
- 1952Al Autry, American baseball player
- 1980Clinton Toopi, New Zealand rugby player
- 1984Rakhee Thakrar, English actress
- 1992Saphir Taïder, French-Algerian footballer
View the complete list of February 29 famous birthdays.
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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.
- 1704Queen Anne’s War: French forces and Native Americans stage a raid on Deerfield, Massachusetts, killing 56 villagers and taking more than 100 captive.
- 1768Polish nobles formed Bar Confederation.
- 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.
- 1964In Sydney, Australian swimmer Dawn Fraser sets a new world record in the 100-meter freestyle swimming competition (58.9 seconds).
- 1972Vietnam War: Vietnamization – South Korea withdraws 11,000 of its 48,000 troops from Vietnam.
- 1980Gordie Howe of the then Hartford Whalers makes NHL history as he scores his 800th goal.
- 1996Faucett Flight 251 crashes in the Andes, all 123 passengers and crew died.
- 2012Tokyo Skytree construction completed. Now it is the tallest tower in the world, 634 meters high, and second tallest (man-made) structure on Earth, next to Burj Khalifa.
View the complete list of February 29 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 2, 29, and 1988 reveal that your Life Path number is 3. It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Julian Glover, Kyle Eastwood, George Gaynes, Kelly Macdonald, Matteo Guidicelli, Denise Jannah, Ross Bagdasarian, Sr., Rana Daggubati, Badi Assad, Brendon Small.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on February 29 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), Dragon is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on February 29, 1988.
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 ‘Monday’ is pearl.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 29th February 1988 is Violet for modesty.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on August 21, 1987. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +225. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on June 21, 1981. Your incompatibility score is -189. You’ll be like a cat and a dog on a love-hate relationship. Arf-arf, I want to bite you. Meow-meow, stay away from me!
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Q: What do you call a person who shares the same birthday?
A: Birthday twins – easy!
Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 5,114,557,167. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Father Figure by George Michael as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (March 5, 1988). 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 Austria approximately on 1675. Your profession was dramatist, director, musician, bard.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You always liked to travel, to investigate, could have been detective or spy.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to conquer jealousy and anger in yourself and then in those, who will select you as their guide. You should understand that these weaknesses are caused by fear and self-regret.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 139,142,510 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1988. The estimated number of babies born on 29th February 1988 is 380,171. That’s equivalent to 264 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 Jessica. This name was given to 51,538 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 64,133 times in the year 1988. Any chance you are Jessica or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
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Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about February 29, 1988. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 60th day of 1988
- Day of week: Monday
- Day of week birthstone: Pearl
- Week index: 9th Monday of 1988
- Next same calendar year: 2044
- Day of week this year: Friday
- Day of week next year: Saturday
- Day of week in 2021: Monday
- Days until next birthday: 227 days
- Age on next birthday: 32 years old
- Days since birth: 11,461 days
- Days spent sleeping: 3,820 days
- Years spent sleeping: 10.46 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 389
- Next full moon: August 15 at 12:31:00 GMT – Thursday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on November 7, 2019
- Age in dog years: 144 dog years old using a Chinese Crested breed
- Life path number and meaning: 3 – It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
- 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: Dragon
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Amethyst
- Mystical birthstone: Bloodstone (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Violet for modesty
- Best compatible birthday: August 21, 1987 (+225)
- Worst compatible birthday: June 21, 1981 (-189)
- 1988 world population: 5,114,557,167
- Number one song: Father Figure by George Michael (March 5, 1988)
- Babies born in 1988: 139,142,510
- Babies born in 1988 every day: 380,171
- Babies born in 1988 every minute: 264
- Popular girl’s name: Jessica – 51,538 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 64,133 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: January 21, 1994 – Kang Seung-yoon, South Korean singer-songwriter and actor; July 24, 1942 – Chris Sarandon, American actor; November 16, 1964 – Diana Krall, Canadian singer-songwriter and pianist.
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