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May 8, 1917 was a Tuesday and it was the 128th day of the year 1917. The next time you can reuse your old 1917 calendar will be in 2018. 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 Monday. Next year it will be Tuesday and two years from now it will be Wednesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 146 days left before your next birthday. You will be 101 years old when that day comes. There have been 36,744 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 1,244 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 January 2 at 02:26:00 GMT – Tuesday.
If a dog named Novi - a Kerry Blue Terrier breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 470 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 Novi will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Novi will age 4.5 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.
- 1926Don Rickles
- 1944Gary Glitter
- 1954John Michael Talbot
- 1957Marie Myriam
- 1963Anthony Field
- 1971Chuck Huber
- 1978Josie Maran
- 1982Christina Cole
- 1982Ninja Sarasalo
- 1983Elyes Gabel
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 8.
- 1745Carl Stamitz, German violinist and composer (d. 1801)
- 1853Dan Brouthers, American baseball player and manager (d. 1932)
- 1898Aloysius Stepinac, Croatian cardinal (d. 1960)
- 1910Andrew E. Svenson, American author and publisher (d. 1975)
- 1940Toni Tennille, American singer-songwriter and keyboard player (Captain & Tennille)
- 1941Mahmoud Ahmed, Ethiopian singer (Walias Band)
- 1948Steve Braun, American baseball player and coach
- 1957Bill Cowher, American football player and coach
- 1975Enrique Iglesias, Spanish-American singer-songwriter, producer, and actor
- 1980Evgeny Lebedev, Russian-English publisher and philanthropist
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 589Reccared I summons the Third Council of Toledo.
- 1794Branded a traitor during the Reign of Terror by revolutionists, French chemist Antoine Lavoisier, who was also a tax collector with the Ferme Générale, is tried, convicted, and guillotined all on the same day in Paris.
- 1945End of the Prague uprising, celebrated now as a national holiday in the Czech Republic.
- 1945World War II: V-E Day, combat ends in Europe. German forces agree in Reims, France, to an unconditional surrender.
- 1963South Vietnamese soldiers of Catholic President Ngo Dinh Diem open fire on Buddhists defying a ban on the flying of the Buddhist flag on Vesak, killing nine and sparking the Buddhist crisis.
- 1967The Philippine province of Davao is split into three: Davao del Norte, Davao del Sur, and Davao Oriental.
- 1972Vietnam War: U.S. President Richard Nixon announces his order to place mines in major North Vietnamese ports in order to stem the flow of weapons and other goods to that nation.
- 1973A 71-day standoff between federal authorities and the American Indian Movement members occupying the Pine Ridge Reservation at Wounded Knee, South Dakota ends with the surrender of the militants.
- 1987The Loughgall ambush: The SAS kills eight Provisional Irish Republican Army volunteers and a civilian during an ambush in Loughgall, Northern Ireland.
- 1997A China Southern Airlines Flight 3456 crashes on approach into Bao'an International Airport, killing 35 people.
View the complete list of historical events for May 8.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 8 and 1917 reveal that your Life Path number is 22. It is a master number that represents practical idealism and material mastery. You were born under the most powerful and potentially the most successful of all Life Path numbers.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Alex Karras, Ben Silverman, Raoul Bova, Benjamin Hendrickson, Gemini Ganesan, Kelly Reilly, Brandon DiCamillo, Shannon Hoon, Ann Rutherford, Julia Alexandratou.
The zodiac sign of a person born on May 8 is Taurus ♉. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Snake is the mythical animal and Fire is the element of a person born on May 8, 1917.
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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 ‘Tuesday’ is ruby.
I do not know how you feel about this, but you were a male ♂ in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Germany approximately on 1575. Your profession was teacher, mathematician, geologist.
Your brief psychological profile in that past life: Inquisitive, inventive, liked to get to the very bottom of things and to rummage in books. Talent for drama, natural born actor.
Lessons that your last past life brought to present: The world is full of ill and lonely people. You should help those, who are less fortunate than you are.
Can you remember who you were?
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: November 23, 1978 – Alison Mosshart, American singer-songwriter (The Kills, The Dead Weather, and Discount); March 7, 1968 – Raju Sundaram, Indian actor and choreographer; July 20, 1973 – Roberto Orci, Mexican-American screenwriter and producer.
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