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July 8, 1959 was a Wednesday and it was the 189th day of the year 1959. The next time you can reuse your old 1959 calendar will be in 2026. 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 Saturday. Next year it will be Sunday and two years from now it will be Monday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 288 days left before your next birthday. You will be 59 years old when that day comes. There have been 21,262 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 720 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.
- 1908Louis Jordan
- 1942Janice Pennington
- 1965Lee Tergesen
- 1966Suzanne Krull
- 1968Thom Fitzgerald
- 1972Shōsuke Tanihara
- 1975Jamal Woolard
- 1981Iyari Limon
- 1986Kenza Farah
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for July 8.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Jul 8.
- 1593Artemisia Gentileschi, Italian painter (d. 1653)
- 1906Philip Johnson, American architect, designed the IDS Center and PPG Place (d. 2005)
- 1914Billy Eckstine, American singer and trumpet player (d. 1993)
- 1918Irwin Hasen, American illustrator (d. 2015)
- 1923Harrison Dillard, American sprinter and hurdler
- 1940Joe B. Mauldin, American bass player and songwriter (The Crickets) (d. 2015)
- 1955Monty Don, German-English television host
- 1968Michael Weatherly, American actor, director, and screenwriter
- 1971Amanda Peterson, American actress (d. 2015)
- 1973Kathleen Robertson, Canadian actress and producer
View the complete list of famous birthdays for July 8.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1283War of the Sicilian Vespers: Roger of Lauria, commanding the Aragonese fleet defeats an Angevin fleet sent to put down a rebellion on Malta in the Battle of Malta.
- 1663Charles II of England grants John Clarke a Royal charter to Rhode Island.
- 1775The Olive Branch Petition is signed by the Continental Congress of the Thirteen Colonies of North America.
- 1853U.S. Commodore Matthew Perry arrives in Edo bay with a treaty requesting trade.
- 1864Ikedaya Incident: The Choshu Han shishi’s planned Shinsengumi sabotage on Kyoto, Japan at Ikedaya.
- 1874The Mounties begin their March West.
- 1889The first issue of The Wall Street Journal is published.
- 1898The death of crime boss Soapy Smith, killed in the Shootout on Juneau Wharf, releases Skagway, Alaska from his iron grip.
- 1947Reports are broadcast that a UFO crash landed in Roswell, New Mexico in what became known as the Roswell UFO incident.
- 1960Francis Gary Powers is charged with espionage resulting from his flight over the Soviet Union.
View the complete list of historical events for July 8.
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Your birthday numbers 7, 8 and 1959 reveal that your Life Path number is 3. It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Stephen Poliakoff, Melissa De Sousa, ASAP Rocky, Russell Harvard, Lacey Turner, Marcel Mouloudji, Lewis Smith, Dexter Scott King, Florrie, Priscilla Barnes.
The zodiac sign of a person born on July 8 is Cancer ♋. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Pig is the mythical animal and Earth is the element of a person born on July 8, 1959.
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Ruby is the modern birthstone for the month of July while Ruby is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Cancer is emerald. 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 Lonely Boy by Paul Anka as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (July 13, 1959). Ask your parents if they know this popular song.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: February 19, 1943 – Lou Christie, American singer-songwriter; August 20, 1993 – MK Nobilette, American singer; October 20, 1961 – Les Stroud, Canadian director, producer, and harmonica player.
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