Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 8th of January 1997 that no one tells you about. Don’t wait a minute longer and jump in using the content links below. Average read time of 5 minutes. Enjoy!
January 8, 1997 was a Wednesday and it was the 8th day of the year 1997. The next time you can reuse your old 1997 calendar will be in 2025. 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 Sunday. Next year it will be Monday and two years from now it will be Tuesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 106 days left before your next birthday. You will be 21 years old when that day comes. There have been 7,564 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 256 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 5 at 18:41:00 GMT – Thursday.
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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.
- 1912José Ferrer
- 1920Douglas Wilmer
- 1937Shirley Bassey
- 1947Laurie Walters
- 1947Terry Sylvester
- 1955Mike Reno
- 1965Maria Pitillo
- 1976Josh Meyers
- 1977Lee Yoo-jin
- 1978Just Blaze
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for January 8.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Jan 8.
- 1792Lowell Mason, American composer and educator (d. 1872)
- 1805Orson Hyde, American religious leader, 3rd President of the Quorum of the Twelve Apostles (d. 1878)
- 1885Mór Kóczán, Hungarian javelin thrower and pastor (d. 1972)
- 1902Georgy Malenkov, Russian engineer and politician (d. 1988)
- 1926Soupy Sales, American comedian and actor (d. 2009)
- 1969Ami Dolenz, American actress and producer
- 1971Jason Giambi, American baseball player
- 1979Adrian Mutu, Romanian footballer
- 1982Wil Francis, American singer-songwriter and producer (Aiden and William Control)
- 2000Noah Cyrus, American actress and singer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for January 8.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1697Last execution for blasphemy in Britain; of Thomas Aikenhead, student, at Edinburgh.
- 1877Crazy Horse and his warriors fight their last battle against the United States Cavalry at Wolf Mountain, Montana Territory.
- 1956Operation Auca: Five U.S. missionaries are killed by the Huaorani of Ecuador shortly after making contact with them.
- 1961In France a referendum supports Charles de Gaulle’s policies in Algeria.
- 1964President Lyndon B. Johnson declares a “War on Poverty” in the United States.
- 1975Ella T. Grasso becomes Governor of Connecticut, the first woman to serve as a Governor in the United States other than by succeeding her husband.
- 1977Three bombs explode in Moscow, Russia, Soviet Union within 37 minutes, killing seven. The bombings are attributed to an Armenian separatist group.
- 2002President George W. Bush signs into law the No Child Left Behind Act.
- 2003Air Midwest Flight 5481 crashes at Charlotte-Douglas Airport, Charlotte, North Carolina, killing all 21 people on board.
- 2011The attempted assassination of Arizona Representative Gabrielle Giffords and subsequent shooting in Casas Adobes, Arizona at a Safeway grocery store, for which Jared Lee Loughner is subsequently arrested, kills six people and wounds 13, including Giffords.
View the complete list of historical events for January 8.
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Your birthday numbers 1, 8 and 1997 reveal that your Life Path number is 8. It represents experience, authority and endeavour. You are gifted with natural leadership and the capacity to accumulate great wealth.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Julie London, Jeroen Krabbé, Ellie Lambeti, Jack Kenny, Suchitra Mitra, William Hung, Burning Spear, David Brigati, Albert King, Kacey Ainsworth.
The zodiac sign of a person born on January 8 is Capricorn ♑. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Rat is the mythical animal and Fire is the element of a person born on January 8, 1997.
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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 Capricorn is ruby. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Un-Break My Heart by Toni Braxton as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (January 11, 1997). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: June 15, 1917 – Michalis Genitsaris, Greek singer-songwriter (d. 2005); June 7, 1963 – Roberto Alagna, French-Italian tenor and actor; March 24, 1974 – Alyson Hannigan, American actress.
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