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January 8, 1972 was a Saturday and it was the 8th day of the year 1972. It was the 2nd Saturday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1972 calendar will be in 2028. 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 Friday and two years from now it will be Saturday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 158 days left before your next birthday. You will be 49 years old when that day comes. There have been 17,740 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 5,913 days or 16.19 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 600 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 3 at 16:00:00 GMT – Monday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on September 16, 2003.
If a dog named Rasha - a Shih Tzu breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 212 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 Rasha will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Rasha 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.
- 1938Camille Yarbrough
- 1941Graham Chapman
- 1951John McTiernan
- 1964Ron Sexsmith
- 1975Reiko Chiba
- 1976Josh Meyers
- 1977Amber Benson
- 1979Windell Middlebrooks
- 1980Rachel Nichols
- 1986Jaclyn Linetsky
View the complete list of January 8 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Jan 8.
- 1885Mór Kóczán, Hungarian javelin thrower and pastor (d. 1972)
- 1899S. W. R. D. Bandaranaike, Sri Lankan politician, 4th Prime Minister of Sri Lanka (d. 1959)
- 1924Ron Moody, English actor and singer (d. 2015)
- 1957David Lang, American composer and academic
- 1965Maria Pitillo, American actress
- 1968Keith Mullings, Jamaican-American boxer
- 1968Trie Utami, Indonesian singer and composer
- 1975Tift Merritt, American singer-songwriter
- 1979Sarah Polley, Canadian actress, director, and screenwriter
- 1991Emiliano Tabone, Argentinian footballer
View the complete list of January 8 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1697Last execution for blasphemy in Britain; of Thomas Aikenhead, student, at Edinburgh.
- 1863American Civil War: Second Battle of Springfield
- 1889Herman Hollerith is issued US patent #395,791 for the ‘Art of Applying Statistics’— his punched card calculator.
- 1940World War II: Britain introduces food rationing.
- 1945World War II: Philippine Commonwealth troops under the Philippine Commonwealth Army units enter the province of Ilocos Sur in Northern Luzon and attack Japanese Imperial forces.
- 1962The Harmelen train disaster killed 93 people in the Netherlands.
- 1981A local farmer reports a UFO sighting in Trans-en-Provence, France, claimed to be “perhaps the most completely and carefully documented sighting of all time”.
- 1982Breakup of the Bell System: AT&T agrees to divest itself of twenty-two subdivisions.
- 1989Beginning of Japanese Heisei period.
- 1989Kegworth air disaster: British Midland Flight 92, a Boeing 737-400, crashes into the M1 motorway, killing 47 of the 126 people on board.
View the complete list of January 8 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 1, 8, and 1972 reveal that your Life Path number is 1. It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Jake Roche, Ray Gravell, Jimmy McCulloch, Robin Mattson, James Callis, Christian Antidormi, Ariana Richards, John Fugelsang, Danielle Dax, Steve Antin.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on January 8 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 Metal is the Eastern element of a person born on January 8, 1972.
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 ‘Saturday’ is turquoise.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 8th January 1972 is Carnation for friendship.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on January 20, 1942. You have a Birthday Compatibility score of +188. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on February 19, 1959. Your score is -191. 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 3,866,568,653. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Brand New Key by Melanie as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (January 8, 1972). 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 New Guinea approximately on 925. Your profession was medicine man, surgeon, herbalist.
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: Your lesson – to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 121,907,602 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1972. The estimated number of babies born on 8th January 1972 is 333,081. That’s equivalent to 231 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 Jennifer. This name was given to 63,604 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 71,405 times in the year 1972. Any chance you are Jennifer or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
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Your birthday in Roman numerals using DD.MM.YYYY notation is:
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about January 8, 1972. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 8th day of 1972
- Day of week: Saturday
- Day of week birthstone: Turquoise
- Week index: 2nd Saturday of 1972
- Next same calendar year: 2028
- Day of week this year: Wednesday
- Day of week next year: Friday
- Day of week in 2022: Saturday
- Days until next birthday: 158 days
- Age on next birthday: 49 years old
- Days since birth: 17,740 days
- Days spent sleeping: 5,913 days
- Years spent sleeping: 16.19 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 600
- Next full moon: August 3 at 16:00:00 GMT – Monday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 16, 2003
- Age in dog years: 212 dog years old using a Shih Tzu breed
- Life path number and meaning: 1 – It represents initiative, potential and singularity. You are a born leader. You insist on your right to make up your own mind; you demand freedom of thought and action.
- 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: Metal
- Modern birthstone: Garnet
- Mystical birthstone: Emerald (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Carnation for friendship
- Best compatible birthday: January 20, 1942 (+188)
- Worst compatible birthday: February 19, 1959 (-191)
- 1972 world population: 3,866,568,653
- Number one song: Brand New Key by Melanie (January 8, 1972)
- Babies born in 1972: 121,907,602
- Babies born in 1972 every day: 333,081
- Babies born in 1972 every minute: 231
- Popular girl’s name: Jennifer – 63,604 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 71,405 babies
- Roman numerals: VIII.I.MCMLXXII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: December 29, 1949 – Syed Kirmani, Indian cricketer and actor; April 26, 1980 – Channing Tatum, American actor and producer; October 31, 1976 – Piper Perabo, American actress and producer.
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