August 1, 1759: Day of the Week
August 1, 1759 was the 213th day of the year 1759 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 152 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Wednesday.
If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is mercredi.
A person born on this day will be 263 years old today. If that same person saved a Nickel every day starting at age 5, then by now that person has accumulated $4,714.80 today.
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Here’s the August 1759 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1759 calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Leo is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Peridot is the modern birthstone for this month. Diamond is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.
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August 1, 1759 Historical Event(s)
- 1759Seven Years’ War: The Battle of Minden, an allied Anglo-German army victory over the French. In Britain this was one of a number of events that constituted the Annus Mirabilis of 1759 and is celebrated as Minden Day by certain British Army regiments.
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