Here are some snazzy birthday facts about 21st of May 2008 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!
May 21, 2008 was a Wednesday and it was the 142nd day of the year 2008. It was the 21st Wednesday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 2008 calendar will be in 2036. 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 244 days left before your next birthday. You will be 14 years old when that day comes. There have been 4,869 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 1,623 days or 4.44 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 164 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 September 20 at 23:56:00 GMT – Monday.
Fun stat: Your first one billion seconds (1,000,000,000) will happen sometime on January 28, 2040.
If a dog named Stewey - a Bolognese breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 72 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 Stewey will be 40 dog years old. From that point forward a small-sized dog like Stewey 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.
- 1904Fats Waller
- 1947Bill Champlin
- 1954Marc Ribot
- 1966Lisa Edelstein
- 1968Julie Vega
- 1972Alesha Oreskovich
- 1973Noel Fielding
- 1978Adam Gontier
- 1980Chris Raab
- 1981Maximilian Mutzke
View the complete list of May 21 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 21.
- 1901Horace Heidt, American pianist, bandleader, and radio host (d. 1986)
- 1902Anatole Litvak, Ukrainian-American director, producer, and screenwriter (d. 1974)
- 1918Dennis Day, American singer and actor (d. 1988)
- 1920Anthony Steel, English actor and singer (d. 2001)
- 1939Heinz Holliger, Swiss oboe player, composer, and conductor
- 1967Chris Benoit, Canadian-American wrestler (d. 2007)
- 1976Aditi Gowitrikar, Indian model, actress, and physician, Mrs. World 2001
- 1979James Clancy Phelan, Australian author and academic
- 1986Greg Stewart, Canadian ice hockey player
- 1986Park Sojin, South Korean singer-songwriter and dancer (Girl’s Day)
View the complete list of May 21 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1725The Order of St. Alexander Nevsky is instituted in Russia by Empress Catherine I. It would later be discontinued and then reinstated by the Soviet government in 1942 as the Order of Alexander Nevsky.
- 1863American Civil War: The Union Army succeeds in closing off the last escape route from Port Hudson, Louisiana, in preparation for the coming siege.
- 1894The Manchester Ship Canal in the United Kingdom is officially opened by Queen Victoria, who later knights its designer Sir Edward Leader Williams.
- 1917The Great Atlanta fire of 1917 causes $5.5 million in damages, destroying some 300 acres including 2,000 homes, businesses and churches, displacing about 10,000 people but leading to only one fatality (due to heart attack).
- 1932Bad weather forces Amelia Earhart to land in a pasture in Derry, Northern Ireland, and she thereby becomes the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean.
- 1979White Night riots in San Francisco following the manslaughter conviction of Dan White for the assassinations of George Moscone and Harvey Milk.
- 1991Mengistu Haile Mariam, president of the People’s Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, flees Ethiopia, effectively bringing the Ethiopian Civil War to an end.
- 1994The Democratic Republic of Yemen unsuccessfully attempts to secede from the Republic of Yemen; a war breaks out.
- 1996The ferry MV Bukoba sinks in Tanzanian waters on Lake Victoria, killing nearly 1,000.
- 1998In Miami, five abortion clinics are hit by a butyric acid attacker.
View the complete list of May 21 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 21, and 2008 reveal that your Life Path number is 9. It represents selflessness, forgiveness and creativity. You are the philanthropist, humanitarian, socially conscious, and are deeply concerned about the state of the world.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Billy Vaughn, Ketil Stokkan, Anneliese van der Pol, Demetrio Stratos, Paul Muni, G. N. Balasubramaniam, Chaim Topol, Eliot Frankel, Jeff Timmons, Alex Templeton-Ward.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on May 21 is Taurus ♉ (The Bull) – a fixed sign with Earth as Western element. The ruling planet is Venus – the planet of love and beauty. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Eastern zodiac), Rat is the mythical animal and Earth is the Eastern element of a person born on May 21, 2008.
Did you know? Born on a cusp — or the borderline between two signs — describes a person whose birthday is May 21. Cuspers can be a blend of both signs. Sometimes a Taurus, sometimes a Gemini, and sometimes both! If you know your approximate time and place of birth, then no worries. You can find your “official” zodiac sign by generating a free natal chart .
Emerald is the modern birthstone for the month of May while Sapphire is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Taurus is sapphire. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Wednesday’ is amethyst.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 21st May 2008 is Lily of the Valley for purity.
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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 6,709,049,780. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Take a Bow by Rihanna as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 24, 2008). 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 Southern Australia approximately on 1700. Your profession was shepherd, horseman, forester.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: You are a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: Your lesson – to learn humility and faith in spiritual principles. You should believe in High Reason.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 137,464,471 babies were born throughout the world in the year 2008. The estimated number of babies born on 21st May 2008 is 375,586. That’s equivalent to 261 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 Emma. This name was given to 18,809 baby girls. For the boys it’s Jacob. This name was recorded 22,591 times in the year 2008. Any chance you are Emma or Jacob? (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 May 21” 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.
Your birthday in Roman numerals using DD.MM.YYYY notation is:
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about May 21, 2008. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 142nd day of 2008
- Day of week: Wednesday
- Day of week birthstone: Amethyst
- Week index: 21st Wednesday of 2008
- Next same calendar year: 2036
- Day of week this year: Friday
- Day of week next year: Saturday
- Day of week in 2023: Sunday
- Days until next birthday: 244 days
- Age on next birthday: 14 years old
- Days since birth: 4,869 days
- Days spent sleeping: 1,623 days
- Years spent sleeping: 4.44 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 164
- Next full moon: September 20 at 23:56:00 GMT – Monday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 28, 2040
- Age in dog years: 72 dog years old using a Bolognese breed
- Life path number and meaning: 9 – It represents selflessness, forgiveness and creativity. You are the philanthropist, humanitarian, socially conscious, and are deeply concerned about the state of the world.
- Western zodiac sign: Taurus ♉ (The Bull)
- Western zodiac element: Earth
- Western zodiac sign quality: Fixed
- Western zodiac ruling planet: Venus – the planet of love and beauty
- Western zodiac gemstone: Sapphire
- Eastern zodiac animal: Rat
- Eastern zodiac element: Earth
- Modern birthstone: Emerald
- Mystical birthstone: Sapphire (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Lily of the Valley for purity
- 2008 world population: 6,709,049,780
- Number one song: Take a Bow by Rihanna (May 24, 2008)
- Babies born in 2008: 137,464,471
- Babies born in 2008 every day: 375,586
- Babies born in 2008 every minute: 261
- Popular girl’s name: Emma – 18,809 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Jacob – 22,591 babies
- Roman numerals: XXI.V.MMVIII
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: February 13, 1958 – Pernilla August, Swedish actress, director, and screenwriter; October 7, 1988 – Lauren Mayberry, Scottish singer-songwriter (Chvrches); July 2, 2004 – Caitlin Carmichael, American actress.
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