Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 8th of July 1968 that no one tells you about. Don’t wait a minute longer and jump in using the content links below. Average read time of 10 minutes. Enjoy!
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 13 days left before your next birthday. You will be 51 years old when that day comes. There have been 18,614 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 6,205 days or 16.99 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 631 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 July 16 at 21:40:00 GMT – Tuesday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) happened sometime on March 16, 2000.
If a dog named Senator - a Coton de Tulear 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 Senator will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Senator 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.
- 1914Billy Eckstine
- 1935Steve Lawrence
- 1944Jeffrey Tambor
- 1952Mary Ellen Trainor
- 1959Billy Kimball
- 1968Thom Fitzgerald
- 1971Amanda Peterson
- 1973Kathleen Robertson
- 1974Jeanna Friske
- 1987Vlada Roslyakova
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.
- 1919Walter Scheel, German soldier and politician, 4th President of West Germany
- 1920Godtfred Kirk Christiansen, Danish businessman (d. 1995)
- 1923Harrison Dillard, American sprinter and hurdler
- 1924Johnnie Johnson, American pianist and songwriter (d. 2005)
- 1940Joe B. Mauldin, American bass player and songwriter (The Crickets) (d. 2015)
- 1941Dario Gradi, Italian-English footballer, coach, and manager
- 1952Mary Ellen Trainor, American actress (d. 2015)
- 1970Sylvain Gaudreault, Canadian educator and politician
- 1986Jake McDorman, American actor
- 1988Dave Taylor, Australian rugby player
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.
- 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.
- 1730An estimated magnitude 8.7 earthquake causes a tsunami that damages more than 1000 km of Chile’s coastline.
- 1758French forces hold Fort Carillon against the British at Ticonderoga, New York.
- 1760French and Indian War: Battle of Restigouche: British forces defeat French forces in last naval battle in New France.
- 1874The Mounties begin their March West.
- 1898The death of crime boss Soapy Smith, killed in the Shootout on Juneau Wharf, releases Skagway, Alaska from his iron grip.
- 1933The first rugby union test match between the Wallabies of Australia and the Springboks of South Africa is played at Newlands Stadium in Cape Town.
- 1960Francis Gary Powers is charged with espionage resulting from his flight over the Soviet Union.
- 1982Assassination attempt against Iraqi president Saddam Hussein in Dujail.
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: Kellie Shanygne Williams, Stacy Clark, Steve Cochran, KK, Carlos Santana, Jayne Mansfield, Lee Hi, Rolf Schult, Peter Gabriel, Jennifer Ehle.
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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In a room of 23 people there’s a 50% chance of two individuals having the same birthday (month and day only and not a leap year). The chance increases to 99.9% if there are 70 people in the room. You need at least 253 people in the room if you want someone to have the same birthday as you with 50% probability. This is called the birthday paradox or birthday problem. Try it out on your classroom, office, or sports team and confirm how many people share the same birthday.
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)
What’s your bizarre Florida Man story? The #FloridaManChallenge is breaking the Internet and social media. Some crazy men, women, or creatures from the Sunshine State are making headlines every day of the year including your birthday. Try this fun exercise. Pick your search engine of choice and type in “florida man July 8” and see what kind of wild news headline you will get. This viral craze started in 2013 and gets resurrected now and then. The latest was from Tumblr and found its way to Twitter. As they say, the rest is history.
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: 13 days
- Age on next birthday: 51 years old
- Days since birth: 18,614 days
- Days spent sleeping: 6,205 days
- Years spent sleeping: 16.99 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 631
- Next full moon: July 16 at 21:40:00 GMT – Tuesday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on March 16, 2000
- Age in dog years: 220 dog years old using a Coton de Tulear 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: May 8, 1963 – Sylvain Cossette, Canadian singer-songwriter (Paradox); August 24, 1957 – Jeffrey Daniel, American singer-songwriter and dancer (Shalamar); December 7, 1979 – Ayako Fujitani, Japanese actress.
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