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May 8, 1964 was a Friday and it was the 129th day of the year 1964. It was the 19th Friday of that year. The next time you can reuse your old 1964 calendar will be in 2020. 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 Wednesday. Next year it will be Friday and two years from now it will be Saturday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 46 days left before your next birthday. You will be 55 years old when that day comes. There have been 20,042 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 6,681 days or 18.29 years. You spent 33% of your life sleeping. Since night and day always follow each other, there were precisely 679 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 January 15, 1996.
If a dog named Zena - a Vizsla breed, was born on the same date as you then it will be 263 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 Zena will be 42 dog years old. From that point forward a medium-sized dog like Zena 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.
- 1932Phyllida Law
- 1941John Fred
- 1943Paul Samwell-Smith
- 1944Gary Glitter
- 1954David Keith
- 1957Marie Myriam
- 1972Candy Pangilinan
- 1976Ian "H" Watkins
- 1978Jang Woo-hyuk
- 1978Josie Maran
View the complete list of May 8 celebrity birthdays.
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Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on May 8.
- 1786John Vianney, French priest and saint (d. 1859)
- 1884Harry S. Truman, American colonel and politician, 33rd President of the United States (d. 1972)
- 1899Friedrich Hayek, Austrian-English economist and philosopher, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1992)
- 1916Chinmayananda Saraswati, Indian spiritual leader and educator (d. 1993)
- 1922Mary Q. Steele, American naturalist and author (d. 1992)
- 1964Metin Tekin, Turkish footballer, manager, and journalist
- 1968Peng Zhaoqin, Chinese Dutch chess player
- 1980Benny Yau, Hong Kong-Canadian actor and singer
- 1987Aneurin Barnard, Welsh actor and singer
- 1988David Aleksander Sjølie, Norwegian guitarist (Mopti)
View the complete list of May 8 famous birthdays.
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These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1450Jack Cade’s Rebellion: Kentishmen revolt against King Henry VI.
- 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.
- 1942World War II: Gunners of the Ceylon Garrison Artillery on Horsburgh Island in the Cocos Islands rebel in the Cocos Islands Mutiny. Their mutiny is crushed and three of them are executed, the only British Commonwealth soldiers to be executed for mutiny during the Second World War.
- 1945The Halifax Riot starts when thousands of civilians and servicemen rampage through Halifax.
- 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.
- 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.
- 1976The rollercoaster Revolution, the first steel coaster with a vertical loop, opens at Six Flags Magic Mountain.
- 1987The Loughgall ambush: The SAS kills eight Provisional Irish Republican Army volunteers and a civilian during an ambush in Loughgall, Northern Ireland.
- 1988A fire at Illinois Bell’s Hinsdale Central Office triggers an extended 1AESS network outage once considered the “worst telecommunications disaster in US telephone industry history”.
- 1999United States bombing of the Chinese embassy in Belgrade
View the complete list of May 8 historical events.
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Your birthday numbers 5, 8, and 1964 reveal that your Life Path number is 6. It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
The following celebrities also have the same life path number: Hale Appleman, Kelly Vitz, Foxes, Nyree Dawn Porter, Abner Biberman, Maite Perroni, Jamie Theakston, Greg Tribbett, Steven Tyler, Maria Michi.
The Western zodiac or sun sign of a person born on May 8 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), Dragon is the mythical animal and Wood is the Eastern element of a person born on May 8, 1964.
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 ‘Friday’ is emerald.
Fun fact: The birth flower for 8th May 1964 is Lily of the Valley for purity.
When it comes to love and relationship, you are most compatible with a person born on December 18, 1990. You have a Love Match compatibility score of +186. Imagine being in love with your soul mate. On the negative side, you are most incompatible with a person born on November 29, 1942. Your incompatibility score is -158. 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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Q: What do you call a person who shares the same birthday?
A: Birthday twins – easy!
What’s your bizarre Florida Man story? The #FloridaManChallenge is breaking the Internet and social media. Some crazy men 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 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.
Fun stat: The world population in the year of your birth is 3,281,201,306. (U.S. Census Bureau)
The number-one hit song in the U.S. at the day of your birth was Hello, Dolly! by Louis Armstrong as compiled by Billboard Hot 100 (May 9, 1964). 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 Northern England 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: You are bound to solve problems regarding pollution of environment, recycling, misuse of raw materials, elimination of radioactivity by all means including psychological methods.
Can you remember who you were?
Base on the data published by the United Nations Population Division, an estimated 115,215,976 babies were born throughout the world in the year 1964. The estimated number of babies born on 8th May 1964 is 314,798. That’s equivalent to 219 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 54,276 baby girls. For the boys it’s Michael. This name was recorded 82,653 times in the year 1964. Any chance you are Lisa or Michael? (Source: ssa.gov)
Here’s a quick list of all the fun birthday facts about May 8, 1964. Celebrities, famous birthdays, historical events, and past life were excluded.
- Day index: 129th day of 1964
- Day of week: Friday
- Day of week birthstone: Emerald
- Week index: 19th Friday of 1964
- Next same calendar year: 2020
- Day of week this year: Wednesday
- Day of week next year: Friday
- Day of week in 2021: Saturday
- Days until next birthday: 46 days
- Age on next birthday: 55 years old
- Days since birth: 20,042 days
- Days spent sleeping: 6,681 days
- Years spent sleeping: 18.29 years
- Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
- Full moons since birth: 679
- Next full moon: April 19 at 11:14:00 GMT – Friday
- First one billion seconds: Sometime on January 15, 1996
- Age in dog years: 263 dog years old using a Vizsla breed
- Life path number and meaning: 6 – It represents justice, nurturing and responsibility. You possess great compassion and seek to be of service to others.
- 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: Dragon
- Eastern zodiac element: Wood
- Modern birthstone: Emerald
- Mystical birthstone: Sapphire (based on Tibetan origin)
- Birth flower: Lily of the Valley for purity
- Best compatible birthday: December 18, 1990 (+186)
- Worst compatible birthday: November 29, 1942 (-158)
- 1964 world population: 3,281,201,306
- Number one song: Hello, Dolly! by Louis Armstrong (May 9, 1964)
- Babies born in 1964: 115,215,976
- Babies born in 1964 every day: 314,798
- Babies born in 1964 every minute: 219
- Popular girl’s name: Lisa – 54,276 babies
- Popular boy’s name: Michael – 82,653 babies
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: June 1, 2000 – Willow Shields, American actress; September 20, 1967 – Matthew Nelson, American singer-songwriter and bass player (Nelson); May 7, 1930 – Totie Fields, American actress and author (d. 1978).
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