Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 2nd of January 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!
January 2, 2008 was a Wednesday and it was the 2nd day of the year 2008. It was the 1st Wednesday 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 was Monday. Next year it will be Tuesday 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 90 days left before your next birthday. You will be 16 years old when that day comes. There have been 5,754 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 1,918 days or 5.25 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 195 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 October 28 at 20:25:00 GMT – Saturday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) will happen sometime on September 10, 2039.
If a dog named Metcalf - a Old English Sheepdog breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 99 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 Metcalf will be 45 dog years old. From that point forward a large-sized dog like Metcalf will age 5-6 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.
- 1930Julius La Rosa
- 1932Richard Thorp
- 1950Débora Duarte
- 1952Graeme Strachan
- 1956Jishu Dasgupta
- 1968Cuba Gooding, Jr.
- 1971Yutaka Takenouchi
- 1974Tamao Satō
- 1975David Sandström
View the complete list of January 2 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Jan 2.
- 1878Mannathu Padmanabha Pillai, Indian activist; founded the Nair Service Society (d. 1970)
- 1886Florence Lawrence, Canadian-American actress (d. 1938)
- 1891Giovanni Michelucci, Italian architect, designed the Firenze Santa Maria Novella railway station (d. 1990)
- 1921Glen Harmon, Canadian ice hockey player (d. 2007)
- 1925William J. Crowe, American admiral and diplomat, United States Ambassador to the United Kingdom (d. 2007)
- 1933Ed Casey, Australian banker and politician (d. 2006)
- 1938Robert Smithson, American sculptor and photographer (d. 1973)
- 1944Norodom Ranariddh, Cambodian field marshal and politician; 1st Prime Minister of Cambodia
- 1958Helen Goodman, English politician
- 1978Karina Smirnoff, Ukrainian-American dancer and actress
View the complete list of January 2 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 533Mercurius becomes Pope John II, the first pope to adopt a new name upon elevation to the papacy.
- 1492Reconquista: the Emirate of Granada, the last Moorish stronghold in Spain, surrenders.
- 1865Uruguayan War: The Siege of Paysandú ends as Brazilian and Coloradans capture Paysandú, Uruguay.
- 1935Bruno Hauptmann goes on trial for the murder of Charles Lindbergh, Jr., infant son of aviator Charles Lindbergh.
- 1949Luis Muñoz Marín becomes the first democratically elected Governor of Puerto Rico.
- 1955Panamanian president José Antonio Remón Cantera is assassinated.
- 1975A bomb blast at Samastipur, Bihar, India, fatally wounds Minister of Railways Lalit Narayan Mishra.
- 1976The Gale of January 1976 begins, which results in coastal flooding around the southern North Sea coasts, resulting in at least 82 deaths and US$1.3 billion in damage.
- 1992Leaders of armed opposition declare the President Zviad Gamsakhurdia deposed during a military coup in Georgia.
- 1999A brutal snowstorm smashes into the Midwestern United States, causing 14 inches (359 mm) of snow in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and 19 inches (487 mm) in Chicago, where temperatures plunge to -13 °F (-25 °C); 68 deaths are reported.
View the complete list of January 2 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 1, 2, 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: Jennifer Allan, Jónsi, John Whitehead, Amelia Heinle, Isac Elliot, Black Francis, Bessie Bardot, Jasmine Guy, Jack Carpenter, Charles Shaughnessy.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on January 2 is Capricorn ♑ (The Sea-goat) – a cardinal sign with Earth as Western element. The ruling planet is Saturn – the planet of discipline. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Eastern zodiac), Pig is the mythical animal and Fire is the Eastern element of a person born on January 2, 2008.
Garnet is the modern birthstone for the month of January while Emerald is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Capricorn is ruby. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 2nd January 2008 is Carnation for friendship.
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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 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 (January 5, 2008). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
I do not know how you feel about this, but you were a female ♀ in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Israel approximately on 1000. Your profession was seaman, cook, carpenter.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Natural talent of psychologist, you knew how to use the opportunities. Cold-blooded and calm in any situation.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your problem – to learn to love and to trust the Universe. You are bound to think, study, reflect and develop inner wisdom.
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 2nd January 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 January 2” 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 January 2, 2008. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 2nd day of 2008
- Day of week: Wednesday
- Day of week birthstone: Amethyst
- Week index: 1st Wednesday of 2008
- Next same calendar year: 2036
- Day of week this year: Monday
- Day of week next year: Tuesday
- Day of week in 2025: Thursday
- Days until next birthday: 90 days
- Age on next birthday: 16 years old
- Days since birth: 5,754 days
- Days spent sleeping: 1,918 days
- Years spent sleeping: 5.25 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 195
- Next full moon: October 28 at 20:25:00 GMT – Saturday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 10, 2039
- Age in dog years: 99 dog years old using a Old English Sheepdog 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: Capricorn ♑ (The Sea-goat)
- Western zodiac element: Earth
- Western zodiac sign quality: Cardinal
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Saturn – the planet of discipline
- Western zodiac gemstone: Ruby
- Eastern zodiac animal: Pig
- Eastern zodiac element: Fire
- Modern birthstone: Garnet
- Mystical birthstone: Emerald (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Carnation for friendship
- 2008 world population: 6,709,049,780
- Number one song: Low by Flo Rida featuring T-Pain (January 5, 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: II.I.MMVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: February 14, 1971 – Tommy Dreamer, American wrestler and actor; February 17, 1947 – Helge Jordal, Norwegian actor and singer; December 3, 1908 – Edward Underdown, English actor and jockey (d. 1989).
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