Date:December 8, 1988

December 8, 1988

December 12, 1988 birthday facts

Learn interesting facts about Thursday, December 8, 1988 that no one tells you about. ⬇️


Your next birthday is in:

You’ve taken nearly 261,596,160 breaths and experienced over 1,494,835,200 heartbeats since the day you were born. Your eyes have blinked over 317,652,480 times, quietly showing just how amazing our bodies are. Pretty cool, right?

⏳ You have been alive for: 35 years, 6 months, and 10 days


📅 You were born on a Thursday


🌑 The moon was in New phase on this day


⌛ Born into → Millennials Generation


🐉 Born in → The Year of the Dragon


😴 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: 4,325 days of your life or 11.85 years.


🍿 #1 movie was: Rain Man


🎶 #1 song on your birthday: "Look Away" by Chicago (source: Billboard Hot 100)


♐ December 8 zodiac sign is Sagittarius ?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 Jupiter


🪨 Your birthstone is Tanzanite, Turquoise, Zircon and Topaz ?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 December is Narcissus ?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 → Thursday


🦅 Your spirit animal → Owl


Celebrities born on December 8th

1968
Michael Cole, American pro wrestling commentator (WWE Raw, Smackdown)

1961
Mikey Robins, Australian comedian

1969
Steve Van Wormer, American actor

1937
James MacArthur, American actor (Danny Williams-Hawaii 5-0)

1964
Teri Hatcher, actress (Lois & Clark, Desperate Housewives)

1946
John Rubinstein, American stage and screen actor, and singer (Pippin; Family: Grumpy Old Men (The Musical))

1933
(Clerow) "Flip" Wilson, American Grammy Award-winning comedian, and Emmy Award-winning writer and TV personality (The Flip Wilson Show)

1965
Carina Lau, Hong Kong actress and singer (Days of Being Wild)


📜 Historical events on this date

1863
Abraham Lincoln issues his Amnesty Proclamation and plan for Reconstruction of the South.

1941
US & Britain declare war on Japan, US enters WW II.

1941
US President Franklin D. Roosevelt delivers "Day of Infamy" speech to US Congress a day after the bombing of Pearl Harbor.

1965
Pope Paul VI signs 2nd Vatican council.

1966
US & USSR sign treaty to prohibit nuclear weapons in outer space.

2004
The Cuzco Declaration is signed in Cuzco, Peru, establishing the South American Community of Nations.


🎄 Holidays on December 8

Lard Day
Lard Day, celebrated on December 8, is a day when we appreciate and learn about using lard, a type of animal fat, in cooking because it's a healthier and more natural alternative to many oils and butters.

National Health Savings Account Day
National Health Savings Account Day, celebrated every December 8, focuses on teaching people about the benefits of using a special savings account to pay for healthcare expenses, which can save you money and reduce your taxes.

National Blue Collar Day
National Blue Collar Day, celebrated on December 8th, honors hardworking individuals who perform physical labor, recognizing their vital contributions to our country's daily operations.


🏆 Sports in 1988

🏒 NHL
Edmonton Oilers defeated Boston Bruins (4 - 0) to win the 1988 Stanley Cup.

🏈 NFL
Washington Redskins beat Denver Broncos (42 - 10) to win Super Bowl XXII on January 31, 1988 in San Diego, CA.

⚾ MLB
Los Angeles Dodgers beat Oakland Athletics (4 - 1) to win the 1988 World Series.

🎾 Tennis
In the 1988 US Open Championships, Mats Wilander defeated Ivan Lendl (6-4, 4-6, 6-3, 5-7, 6-4) to win the men's singles title. Steffi Graf beat Gabriela Sabatini (6-3, 3-6, 6-1) to become the Wimbledon women's singles champion.

December 8, 1988 can be written as XII-VIII-MCMLXXXVIII. This is the Western date style written using Roman numerals.


🔦 Facts Summary for December 8, 1988
Day Index: 343rd day of 1988
Day of week: Thursday
Week Index: 2nd Thursday of 1988
Next same calendar year: 2044
Days until next birthday:
Age on next birthday: 36 years old
Days since birth:
You are: 18,685,767 minutes old
Days spent sleeping: 4,325 days
Months spent sleeping: 142 months
Years spent sleeping: 11.85 years
Part of life spent sleeping: 33%
Full moons since birth: 440 🌑
Life path number: 1
Zodiac sign: Sagittarius ♐
Zodiac ruling planet: Jupiter
Birth flower: Narcissus
Birthstone: Tanzanite, Turquoise, Zircon and Topaz
Spirit Animal: Owl
Power Color: Purple
President of United States:
World population 1988: 5,148,556,956 Source: un.org

The 1988 calendar is unique, and the next time it will align with the Georgian calendar will be in 2044. So, mark your calendars!

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