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birth date

or birthdate

[burth-deyt] /ˈbɜrθˌdeɪt/
noun
1.
the date of a person’s birth, usually expressed as a specific day, month, and year.
Origin of birth date
1550-1600
First recorded in 1550-1600
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  • Jackson arrived in Paris in 1725, his age 24 if we accept 1701 as his birth date.

    John Baptist Jackson Jacob Kainen
  • There has been a great controversy about this birth date, but it might be safe to place it rather later still.

    Titian Samuel Levy Bensusan
  • The Constitution itself was officially adopted on June 29, 1776, making this date the birth date of the State.

  • We noted that the book shows a birth date of 1940 rather than 1941.

    Warren Commission (1 of 26): Hearings Vol. I (of 15) The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy

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