Date:August 29, 1998

August 29, 1998

August 8, 1998 birthday facts

Learn must-know facts about Saturday, August 29, 1998 that no one tells you about. ⬇️


Your next birthday is in:

You’ve taken nearly 190,552,320 breaths and experienced over 1,088,870,400 heartbeats since the day you were born. Your eyes have blinked over 231,384,960 times, quietly showing just how amazing our bodies are. Pretty cool, right?

⏳ You have been alive for: 25 years, 10 months, and 17 days


📅 You were born on a Saturday


🌓 The moon was in First Quarter phase on this day


⌛ Born into → Millennials Generation


🐅 Born in → The Year of the Tiger


😴 You’ve slept about 33% of your life! ?💤 Assuming you’ve been sleeping 8 hours daily since birth. Here is how much time you’ve spent sleeping so far: 3,151 days of your life or 8.63 years.


🍿 #1 movie was: Saving Private Ryan


🎶 #1 song on your birthday: "The Boy Is Mine" by Brandy and Monica (source: Billboard Hot 100)


The number 1 DJ in the world was Paul Oakenfold followed by Carl Cox and Judge Jules according to DJ Mag.

♍ August 29 zodiac sign is Virgo ?There are 12 zodiac signs, and each sign has its own strengths and weaknesses, its own specific traits, desires and attitude towards life and people. Astrology can give us a glimpse of a person’s basic characteristics, preferences, flaws and fears.


🔢 Your life path number is 1 ?Numerology links numbers to certain traits, much like how astrology connects planets and zodiac signs to characteristics. It’s used to understand personality, predict future happenings, and explore life’s meaning.


🪐 Your ruling planet is Mercury


🪨 Your birthstone is Peridot and Sardonyx ?Each month is represented by a specific birthstone, symbolizing the birth month of an individual. The properties associated with that birthstone are believed to be “inherited” by the person born in that particular month.


🌷 The birth flower for August is Gladiolus ?Each month has a flower that symbolizes the month of somebody’s birth. The characteristics that the flower has may be “inherited” by whoever is born in that certain month person.


📅 Your lucky day → Wednesday


🦅 Your spirit animal → Bear


Celebrities born on August 29th

1965
Dina Spybey, American actress

1917
Isabel Sanford, American actress (Louise-Jeffersons/All in the Family)

1949
Stan Hansen, American pro wrestler, 1973-2001 (most successful gaijin in Japanese pro wrestling history)

1972
Bae Yong Joon, South Korean actor

1953
Speedy Gonzales, Warner Bros. cartoon character created by Chuck Jones and Michael Maltese (Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies series), first debuts in "Cat-Tails for Two"

1960
William Susman, American pianist and contemporary classical and documentary film score composer (Pentateuch; Snow Lion of Peace; Native New Yorker)

1942
James Glennon, American cinematographer

1923
Marmaduke Hussey, Baron Hussey of North Bradley and Chairman of the Board of Governors of BBC (1986-96)


📜 Historical events on this date

1526
Battle of Mohács: In a decisive battle the Hungarian Empire is conquered by the Ottoman Empire led by Suleiman the Magnificent.

1533
Francisco Pizarro orders the death of the last Incan King of Peru, Atahualpa.

1825
Portugal recognizes the Independence of Brazil.

1842
Great Britain & China sign Treaty of Nanking, ends Opium war.

2005
Hurricane Katrina makes its 2nd landfall as a category 3 hurricane devastating much of the U.S. Gulf Coast from Louisiana to Florida Panhandle. Kills more than 1,836, causes over $115 billion in damage.


🎄 Holidays on August 29

According to Hoyle Day
According to Hoyle Day is a holiday on August 29 that honors Edmond Hoyle, famous for writing detailed guides on how to play many card and board games, making him the go-to expert on game rules.

More Herbs, Less Salt Day
"More Herbs, Less Salt Day, on August 20, encourages us to use more spices and herbs instead of salt to make our food tasty and healthier for our bodies."

International Day against Nuclear Tests
The International Day Against Nuclear Tests, marked on August 29, is a call for awareness about the dangers of nuclear weapons and a push towards a world without their destructive tests.


🏆 Sports in 1998

🏒 NHL
Detroit Red Wings defeated Washington Capitals (4 - 0) to win the 1998 Stanley Cup.

🏈 NFL
Denver Broncos beat Green Bay Packers (31 - 24) to win Super Bowl XXXII on January 25, 1998 in San Diego, CA.

⚾ MLB
New York Yankees beat San Diego Padres (4 - 0) to win the 1998 World Series.

🎾 Tennis
In the 1998 US Open Championships, Patrick Rafter defeated Mark Philippoussis (6-3, 3-6, 6-2, 6-0) to win the men's singles title. Lindsay Davenport beat Martina Hingis (6-3, 7-5) to become the Wimbledon women's singles champion.

August 29, 1998 can be written as VIII-XXIX-MCMXCVIII. This is the Western date style written using Roman numerals.


🔦 Facts Summary for August 29, 1998
Day Index: 241st day of 1998
Day of week: Saturday
Week Index: 5th Saturday of 1998
Next same calendar year: 2026
Days until next birthday:
Age on next birthday: 26 years old
Days since birth:
You are: 13,611,473 minutes old
Days spent sleeping: 3,151 days
Months spent sleeping: 103 months
Years spent sleeping: 8.63 years
Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
Full moons since birth: 320 🌓
Life path number: 1
Zodiac sign: Virgo ♍
Zodiac ruling planet: Mercury
Birth flower: Gladiolus
Birthstone: Peridot and Sardonyx
Spirit Animal: Bear
Power Color: Brown
President of United States:
World population 1998: 5,988,846,103 Source: un.org

The 1998 calendar is unique, and the next time it will align with the Georgian calendar will be in 2026. So, mark your calendars!

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