It was the 2nd Thursday of 1976. If you were born on this date your birthday numbers 7, 8 and 1976 reveal that your life path number is 11. Your zodiac sign is Cancer with a ruling planet Moon, your birthstone is the Ruby, and your birth flower is the Larkspur. You are 47 old, and were born in 1970s, in the middle of Generation X. The generation you are born into makes an impact on your life. Swipe up to find out what it all means.

→ July 8, 1976 was a Thursday
→ Zodiac sign for this date is Cancer
→ This date was 17,396 days ago
→ 1976 was the Year of the Dragon
→ In 2024, July 8 is on Tuesday

View fun July 8, 1976 birthday facts that no one tells you about, such as your life path number, birthstone, ruling planet, zodiac sign and birth flower.

You have been alive for:

People born on this day will turn 48 in exactly .

If you were born on this date:

You have been alive for . You were born in the Year of the Dragon. Your birth sign is Cancer with a ruling planet Moon. There were precisely 590 full moons after you were born up to this day. Your billionth second was on was on March 16, 2008.

→ You’ve slept 5,799 days or 15.89 years.
→ Your next birthday is away
→ You’ve been alive
→ You were born in the Year of the Dragon
→ You have been alive 417,509 hours
→ You are 25,050,586 minutes old
→ Age on next birthday: 48 years old

You were born on a Thursday

July 8, 1976 was the 2nd Thursday of that year. It was also the 190th day and 7th month of 1976 in the Georgian calendar. The next time you can reuse 1976 calendar will be in 2032. Both calendars will be exactly the same.

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You’ve slept 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:

You’ve slept 15.89 years of your life.
You’ve slept 190 month of your life.
You’ve slept 828 week of your life.
You’ve slept 5,799 days of your life.

Did you know you have taken approximately 350,703,360 breaths since your birth? Moreover, using 80 beats per minute as average, your heart has beaten over 2,004,019,200 times. You have also blinked over 425,854,080 times in your lifetime.


#1 Song on your birthday

The number one song in the US on the day of your birth was "Afternoon Delight" by Starland Vocal Band. (Billboard Hot 100 – July 8, 1976). Ask your parents if they remember this popular song.

Do you remember the number one song on your 14th birthday? It was "Step by Step" by New Kids On The Block (July 8, 1990).

Celebrities born on July 8, 1976

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What happened on July 8th

Below are some of the most important historical events that happened on 8 July 1976. First Crusade: 15,000 starving Christian soldiers march in religious procession around Jerusalem as its Muslim defenders look on.
Portuguese navigator Vasco da Gama departs on his first voyage, becoming the 1st European to reach India by sea.
Vermont introduces new constitution making it the 1st US state to abolish slavery.
Dr Benjamin Waterhouse gives 1st cowpox vaccination in the US to his son to prevent smallpox.
Commodore Matthew C. Perry sails his frigate Susquehanna into Tokyo Bay, opening Japan to Western influence and trade.

Sports in 1976

NBA – Boston Celtics beat Phoenix Suns (4 - 2) to win the NBA Finals.

NHL – Montreal Canadiens defeated Philadelphia Flyers (4 - 0) to win the Stanley Cup.

NFL – Pittsburgh Steelers beat Dallas Cowboys (21 - 17) to win Super Bowl X on January 18, 1976 in Miami, FL.

MLB – Cincinnati Reds beat New York Yankees (4 - 0) to win the World Series.


Your life path number is 11

So what does your birthday really say about you and what does your life path number mean? On the next page, we’ll explain what your birth sign, ruling planet, age generation, birthstone, and birth flower mean — and more!

Continue to the next page to discover the answers to the most important questions about your birthday.