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January 8, 1985 was a Tuesday and it was the 8th day of the year 1985. It was the 2nd Tuesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1985 calendar will be in 2030. 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 Friday. Next year it will be Saturday and two years from now it will be Sunday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 103 days left before your next birthday. You will be 37 years old when that day comes. There have been 13,411 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 4,470 days or 12.24 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 454 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 20 at 14:58:00 GMT – Wednesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on September 16, 2016.
If a dog named Keepsake - a Norwich Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 164 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 Keepsake will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Keepsake 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.
- 1937Shirley Bassey
- 1938Camille Yarbrough
- 1942Yvette Mimieux
- 1947David Bowie
- 1962Chris Marion
- 1965Michelle Forbes
- 1967R. Kelly
- 1970Rachel Friend
- 1975Tift Merritt
- 1987Freddie Stroma
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.
- 1885John Curtin, Australian journalist and politician, 14th Prime Minister of Australia (d. 1945)
- 1908Fearless Nadia, Australian-Indian actress and stuntwoman (d. 1966)
- 1940Jimmy O'Neill, American radio and television host (d. 2013)
- 1943Charles Murray, American political scientist and author
- 1947David Bowie, English singer-songwriter, producer, and actor
- 1961Calvin Smith, American sprinter
- 1971Mike Süsser, German chef and author
- 1979Mirella van Melis, Dutch cyclist
- 1983Chris Masters, American wrestler and actor
- 1984Stephen Simpson, South African race car driver
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.
- 1454The papal bull Romanus Pontifex is written.
- 1746Second Jacobite rising: Bonnie Prince Charlie occupies Stirling.
- 1790George Washington delivers the first State of the Union address in New York, New York.
- 1835The United States national debt is zero for the only time.
- 1964President Lyndon B. Johnson declares a “War on Poverty” in the United States.
- 1971Bowing to international pressure, President of Pakistan Zulfikar Ali Bhutto releases Bengali leader Sheikh Mujibur Rahman from prison, who had been arrested after declaring the independence of Bangladesh.
- 2002President George W. Bush signs into law the No Child Left Behind Act.
- 2003Turkish Airlines Flight 634 crashes near Diyarbakır Airport, Turkey, killing the entire crew and 70 of 75 passengers.
- 2004The RMS Queen Mary 2, the largest passenger ship ever built, is christened by her namesake’s granddaughter, Queen Elizabeth II.
- 2010Gunmen from an offshoot the Front for the Liberation of the Enclave of Cabinda attacked the bus carrying the Togo national football team on its way to the 2010 Africa Cup of Nations, killing three.
View the complete list of January 8 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 1, 8, and 1985 reveal that your Life Path number is 5. It represents progress, adventure and opportunity. You possess the curiosity of a cat and long to experience all of life.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Bernadette Lafont, George Pettit, G. Edward Griffin, Frank Conniff, Thierry Le Luron, Caroline Corinth, Laurie Anderson, Tichina Arnold, Linda Creed, Josh Meyers.
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), Rat is the mythical animal and Wood is the Eastern element of a person born on January 8, 1985.
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 ‘Tuesday’ is ruby.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 8th January 1985 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 4,856,462,699. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Like a Virgin by Madonna as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (January 12, 1985). 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 Germany approximately on 1075. Your profession was monk, bee-keeper, lone gunman.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Inquisitive, inventive, liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 135,970,553 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1985. The estimated number of babies born on 8th January 1985 is 372,522. That’s equivalent to 259 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 48,346 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 64,906 times in the year 1985. Any chance you are Jessica 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, 1985. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 8th day of 1985
- Day of week: Tuesday
- Day of week birthstone: Ruby
- Week index: 2nd Tuesday of 1985
- Next same calendar year: 2030
- Day of week this year: Friday
- Day of week next year: Saturday
- Day of week in 2023: Sunday
- Days until next birthday: 103 days
- Age on next birthday: 37 years old
- Days since birth: 13,411 days
- Days spent sleeping: 4,470 days
- Years spent sleeping: 12.24 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 454
- Next full moon: October 20 at 14:58:00 GMT – Wednesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on September 16, 2016
- Age in dog years: 164 dog years old using a Norwich Terrier breed
- Life path number and meaning: 5 – It represents progress, adventure and opportunity. You possess the curiosity of a cat and long to experience all of life.
- 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: Rat
- Eastern zodiac element: Wood
- Modern birthstone: Garnet
- Mystical birthstone: Emerald (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Carnation for friendship
- 1985 world population: 4,856,462,699
- Number one song: Like a Virgin by Madonna (January 12, 1985)
- Babies born in 1985: 135,970,553
- Babies born in 1985 every day: 372,522
- Babies born in 1985 every minute: 259
- Popular girl’s name: Jessica – 48,346 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 64,906 babies
- Roman numerals: VIII.I.MCMLXXXV
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: March 11, 1964 – Emma Chambers, English actress; April 27, 1956 – Douglas P., English-Australian singer, producer, and actor (Death in June and Crisis); June 21, 1954 – Anne Kirkbride, English actress (d. 2015).
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