August 10, 1949: Day of the Week
August 10, 1949 was the 222nd day of the year 1949 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 143 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Wednesday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Suiyōbi.
A person born on this day will be 74 years old today. If that same person saved a Half dollar every day starting at age 4, then by now that person has accumulated $12,807.00 today.
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Here’s the August 1949 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1949 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.
Ox is the mythical animal and Earth is the element for a person born on this day if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac).
August 10, 1949 Historical Event(s)
- 1949U.S. President Harry S. Truman signs the National Security Act Amendment, streamlining the defense agencies of the United States government, and replacing the Department of War with the United States Department of Defense.
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