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October 8, 1956 was a Monday and it was the 282nd day of the year 1956. The next time you can reuse your old 1956 calendar will be in 2040. 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 Sunday. Next year it will be Monday and two years from now it will be Tuesday. You can check the calendars below if you’re planning what to do on your birthday.
There are 136 days left before your next birthday. You will be 61 years old when that day comes. There have been 22,144 days from the day you were born up to today. Since night and day always follow each other, there were exactly 750 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 June 9 at 13:11:00 GMT – Friday.
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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.
- 1941George Bellamy
- 1956Stephanie Zimbalist
- 1959Peter Horrocks
- 1960Lorenzo Milá
- 1960Rano Karno
- 1967Teddy Riley
- 1977Erna Siikavirta
- 1980The Miz
- 1985Eiji Wentz
- 1994Luca Hänni
View the complete list of celebrity birthdays for October 8.
Here’s a short list of famous people in history who were born on Oct 8.
- 1847Rose Scott, Australian activist (d. 1925)
- 1890Philippe Thys, Belgian cyclist (d. 1971)
- 1934Kader Asmal, South African academic and politician (d. 2011)
- 1948Sarah Purcell, American radio and television host
- 1952Takis Koroneos, Greek basketball player and coach
- 1959Mike Morgan, American baseball player and coach
- 1960Lorenzo Milá, Spanish journalist and actor
- 1970Sadiq Khan, English lawyer and politician, Minister of State for Transport
- 1976Galo Blanco, Spanish tennis player and coach
- 1985Eiji Wentz, Japanese singer-songwriter and actor (WaT)
View the complete list of famous birthdays for October 8.
These were the events that made history that coincide with your birthday.
- 1582Because of the implementation of the Gregorian calendar this day does not exist in this year in Italy, Poland, Portugal and Spain.
- 1645Jeanne Mance opened the Hôtel-Dieu de Montréal, the first lay hospital in North America.
- 1806Napoleonic Wars: Forces of the British Empire lay siege to the port of Boulogne in France by using Congreve rockets, invented by Sir William Congreve.
- 1821The government of general José de San Martín establishes the Peruvian Navy.
- 1856The Second Opium War between several western powers and China begins with the Arrow Incident on the Pearl River.
- 1879War of the Pacific: The Chilean Navy defeats the Peruvian Navy in the Battle of Angamos, Peruvian Admiral Miguel Grau is killed in the encounter.
- 1895Eulmi incident: Queen Min of Joseon, the last empress of Korea, is assassinated and her corpse burnt by Japanese infiltrators inside Gyeongbok Palace.
- 1962Algeria joins the United Nations.
- 1969The opening rally of the Days of Rage occurs, organized by the Weather Underground in Chicago.
- 1982Poland bans Solidarity and all trade unions.
View the complete list of historical events for October 8.
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Your birthday numbers 10, 8 and 1956 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: Danny Flores, Matthew Nable, Josh Saviano, Jacqui Maxwell, Jack Carson, Carmen Kass, Esa Holopainen, Kumari Kamala, Denny Laine, Grégory Lemarchal.
The zodiac sign of a person born on October 8 is Libra ♎. According to the ancient art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac), Monkey is the mythical animal and Fire is the element of a person born on October 8, 1956.
Opal is the modern birthstone for the month of October while Jasper is the mystical birth stone (based on Tibetan origin). The zodiac gemstone for Libra is chrysolite. Lastly, the birthday stone for the day of the week ‘Monday’ is pearl.
Try another birth date of someone you know or try the birthday of these celebrities: January 4, 1963 – Till Lindemann, German singer-songwriter; September 5, 1989 – Kat Graham, Swiss-American actress, singer, and dancer; June 2, 1943 – Charles Haid, American actor and director.
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