Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 31st 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 31, 2008 was a Thursday and it was the 31st day of the year 2008. It was the 5th 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 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 74 days left before your next birthday. You will be 11 years old when that day comes. There have been 3,944 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 1,315 days or 3.60 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 133 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 November 23 at 05:41:00 GMT – Friday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) will happen sometime on October 9, 2039.
If a dog named Colonel - a Mutt breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 65 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 Colonel will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Colonel 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.
- 1906Roosevelt Sykes
- 1921Carol Channing
- 1946Sylvia Hitchcock
- 1961Lloyd Cole
- 1966Dexter Fletcher
- 1967Chad Channing
- 1967Fat Mike
- 1967Michelle Ruff
- 1971Lee Young-ae
- 1982Yukimi Nagano
View the complete list of January 31 celebrity birthdays.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Jan 31.
- 1550Henry I, Duke of Guise (d. 1588)
- 1820William B. Washburn, American politician, 28th Governor of Massachusetts (d. 1887)
- 1881Irving Langmuir, American chemist and physicist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1957)
- 1921E. Fay Jones, American architect, designed the Thorncrown Chapel (d. 2004)
- 1956John Lydon, English singer-songwriter
- 1959Kelly Moore, American race car driver
- 1964Billey Shamrock, Swedish singer-songwriter and actor
- 1964Martha MacCallum, American journalist
- 1986Pauline Parmentier, French tennis player
- 1988Taijo Teniste, Estonian footballer
View the complete list of January 31 famous birthdays.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1578The Battle of Gembloux takes place.
- 1848John C. Frémont is court-martialed for mutiny and disobeying orders.
- 1865American Civil War: Confederate General Robert E. Lee becomes general-in-chief.
- 1919The Battle of George Square takes place in Glasgow, Scotland.
- 1943World War II: German Field Marshal Friedrich Paulus surrenders to the Soviets at Stalingrad, followed 2 days later by the remainder of his Sixth Army, ending one of the war’s fiercest battles.
- 1945World War II: About 3,000 inmates from the Stutthof concentration camp are forcibly marched into the Baltic Sea at Palmnicken (now Yantarny, Russia) and executed.
- 1957Eight people on the ground in Pacoima, California are killed following the mid-air collision between a Douglas DC-7 airliner and a Northrop F-89 Scorpion fighter jet.
- 1990The first McDonald’s in the Soviet Union opens in Moscow.
- 1996An explosives-filled truck rams into the gates of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka in Colombo, Sri Lanka killing at least 86 and injuring 1,400.
- 2009In Kenya, at least 113 people are killed and over 200 injured following an oil spillage ignition in Molo, days after a massive fire at a Nakumatt supermarket in Nairobi killed at least 25 people.
View the complete list of January 31 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 1, 31, and 2008 reveal that your Life Path number is 6. It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Dave Swarbrick, Rhonda Fleming, Roger Cross, Richard Boone, Kelsea Ballerini, Natasha Poly, Saki Fujita, Shinwa Kataoka, Ana Serradilla, Samantha Noble.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on January 31 is Aquarius ♒ (The Water-bearer) – a fixed sign with Air as Western element. The ruling planet is Uranus – the planet of originality. 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 31, 2008.
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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 Aquarius is garnet. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Thursday’ is sapphire.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 31st January 2008 is Carnation for friendship.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on January 1, 2017. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +179. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on August 19, 1990. Your incompatibility score is -97. 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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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 (February 2, 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 Sumatra 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: The timid, lonely and self-confident people are everywhere, and your problem – to overcome these tendencies in yourself and then to help other people.
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 31st 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)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about January 31, 2008. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 31st day of 2008
- Day of week: Thursday
- Day of week birthstone: Sapphire
- Week index: 5th Thursday of 2008
- Next same calendar year: 2036
- Day of week this year: Wednesday
- Day of week next year: Thursday
- Day of week in 2020: Friday
- Days until next birthday: 74 days
- Age on next birthday: 11 years old
- Days since birth: 3,944 days
- Days spent sleeping: 1,315 days
- Years spent sleeping: 3.60 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 133
- Next full moon: November 23 at 05:41:00 GMT – Friday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on October 9, 2039
- Age in dog years: 65 dog years old using a Mutt breed
- Life path number and meaning: 6 – It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
- Western zodiac sign: Aquarius ♒ (The Water-bearer)
- Western zodiac element: Air
- Western zodiac sign quality: Fixed
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Uranus – the planet of originality
- Western zodiac gemstone: Garnet
- Eastern zodiac animal: Pig
- Eastern zodiac element: Fire
- Modern birthstone: Garnet
- Mystical birthstone: Emerald (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Carnation for friendship
- Best compatible birthday: January 1, 2017 (+179)
- Worst compatible birthday: August 19, 1990 (-97)
- 2008 world population: 6,709,049,780
- Number one song: Low by Flo Rida featuring T-Pain (February 2, 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
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: February 19, 1986 – Björn Gustafsson, Swedish comedian and actor; September 14, 1970 – Jason Martin, Australian rugby player, singer, and guitarist; June 12, 1978 – Shiloh Strong, American actor, director, and screenwriter.
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