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July 8, 1968 was a Monday and it was the 190th day of the year 1968. It was the 28th Monday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1968 calendar will be in 2024. 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 is Monday. Next year it will be Wednesday and two years from now it will be Thursday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 108 days left before your next birthday. You will be 51 years old when that day comes. There have been 18,519 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 6,173 days or 16.90 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 628 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 April 19 at 11:14:00 GMT – Friday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on March 16, 2000.
If a dog named Racer - a Staffordshire Bull Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 220 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 Racer will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Racer 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.
- 1935Steve Lawrence
- 1949Wolfgang Puck
- 1966Mike Nawrocki
- 1972Shōsuke Tanihara
- 1973Kathleen Robertson
- 1975Elias Viljanen
- 1975Jamal Woolard
- 1978Rachael Lillis
- 1982Pendleton Ward
- 1982Sophia Bush
View the complete list of July 8 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Jul 8.
- 1882Percy Grainger, Australian-American pianist and composer (d. 1961)
- 1914Jyoti Basu, Indian politician, 6th Chief Minister of West Bengal (d. 2010)
- 1955Mihaela Mitrache, Romanian actress (d. 2008)
- 1958Kevin Bacon, American actor and singer (The Bacon Brothers)
- 1963Mark Christopher, American director and screenwriter
- 1970Todd Martin, American tennis player and coach
- 1976Ellen MacArthur, English sailor
- 1978Urmas Rooba, Estonian footballer
- 1985Triin Aljand, Estonian swimmer
- 1988Jesse Sergent, New Zealand cyclist
View the complete list of July 8 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1099First Crusade: Fifteen thousand starving Christian soldiers march in a religious procession around Jerusalem as its Muslim defenders look on.
- 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.
- 1497Vasco da Gama sets sail on the first direct European voyage to India.
- 1579Our Lady of Kazan, a holy icon of the Russian Orthodox Church, is discovered underground in the city of Kazan, Tatarstan.
- 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.
- 1808Joseph Bonaparte approves the Bayonne Statute, a royal charter intended as the basis for his rule as king of Spain.
- 1874The Mounties begin their March West.
- 1947Reports are broadcast that a UFO crash landed in Roswell, New Mexico in what became known as the Roswell UFO incident.
- 1948The United States Air Force accepts its first female recruits into a program called Women in the Air Force (WAF).
View the complete list of July 8 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 7, 8, and 1968 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: Michael Elphick, Nigel Davenport, Andrew Copeland, Miguel A. Núñez, Jr., Tamta, Page Kennedy, Nancy Littlefield, Ira Losco, Gloria Henry, Kayla Collins.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on July 8 is Cancer ♋ (The Crab) – a cardinal sign with Water as Western element. The ruling planet is Moon – the celestial body of moods and emotions. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Eastern zodiac), Monkey is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on July 8, 1968.
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 ‘Monday’ is pearl.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 8th July 1968 is Larkspur for haughtiness.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on November 12, 1966. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +155. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on April 6, 1989. Your incompatibility score is -135. 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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Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 3,562,313,822. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was This Guy’s in Love with You by Herb Alpert as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (July 13, 1968). 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 Korea approximately on 1475. Your profession was warrior, hunter, fisherman, executor of sacrifices.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You were sane, practical person, materialist with no spiritual consciousness. Your simple wisdom helped the weak and the poor.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: You should develop your talent for love, happiness and enthusiasm and to distribute these feelings to all people.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 120,171,727 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1968. The estimated number of babies born on 8th July 1968 is 328,338. That’s equivalent to 228 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 Lisa. This name was given to 49,532 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 82,006 times in the year 1968. Any chance you are Lisa or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about July 8, 1968. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 190th day of 1968
- Day of week: Monday
- Day of week birthstone: Pearl
- Week index: 28th Monday of 1968
- Next same calendar year: 2024
- Day of week this year: Monday
- Day of week next year: Wednesday
- Day of week in 2021: Thursday
- Days until next birthday: 108 days
- Age on next birthday: 51 years old
- Days since birth: 18,519 days
- Days spent sleeping: 6,173 days
- Years spent sleeping: 16.90 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 628
- Next full moon: April 19 at 11:14:00 GMT – Friday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on March 16, 2000
- Age in dog years: 220 dog years old using a Staffordshire Bull Terrier breed
- Life path number and meaning: 3 – It represents vision, imagination and joy of living. You possess a great talent for creativity and self expression.
- Western zodiac sign: Cancer ♋ (The Crab)
- Western zodiac element: Water
- Western zodiac sign quality: Cardinal
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Moon – the celestial body of moods and emotions
- Western zodiac gemstone: Emerald
- Eastern zodiac animal: Monkey
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Ruby
- Mystical birthstone: Ruby (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Larkspur for haughtiness
- Best compatible birthday: November 12, 1966 (+155)
- Worst compatible birthday: April 6, 1989 (-135)
- 1968 world population: 3,562,313,822
- Number one song: This Guy’s in Love with You by Herb Alpert (July 13, 1968)
- Babies born in 1968: 120,171,727
- Babies born in 1968 every day: 328,338
- Babies born in 1968 every minute: 228
- Popular girl’s name: Lisa – 49,532 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 82,006 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: June 18, 1901 – Llewellyn Rees, English actor (b. 1994); January 12, 1968 – Heather Mills, English model and activist; March 15, 1943 – Sly Stone, American singer-songwriter and producer (Sly and the Family Stone).
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