What day of the week is this date?

Sunday August 13, 2023

August 13: Day of the Week

August 13, 2023 is the 225th day of the year 2023 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 140 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week is Sunday.

If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is domingo.

Lovelife today Hey! How’s your lovelife today? Get a free love reading with the most frank answers. Start to seize love opportunities in your life! Try it today and improve your lovelife. Did I mention it’s F-R-E-E? (Sponsored link; 18+ only)

Here’s the August calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.

August 2023
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
  12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031  

My Birthday Ninja Are you not curious to discover some fun facts about your birthday? Find out what happened on my birthday and what was the number one song on your day of birth. Know the meaning of your special day and who shares your birthday! (Sponsored link)

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.

Coffee Love Holy Toledo! Did you know that coffee and word games are an excellent combination to sharpen your vocabulary? Let’s give it a quick spin. Within 30 seconds, how many words can you think of from these letters ZMITLUUDVKUE? Check your answers here: Word finder ZMITLUUDVKUE. (Sponsored by WordFinder.Cafe)

August 13 Historical Event(s)

  • 1516
    The Treaty of Noyon between France and Spain is signed. Francis I of France recognises Charles’s claim to Naples, and Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor, recognises Francis’s claim to Milan.
  • 1536
    Buddhist monks from Kyōto’s Enryaku-ji temple set fire to 21 Nichiren temples throughout in what will be known as the Tenbun Hokke Disturbance. (Traditional Japanese date: July 27, 1536).
  • 1704
    War of the Spanish Succession: Battle of Blenheim – English and Austrian forces are victorious over French and Bavarian troops.
  • 1814
    The Convention of London, a treaty between the United Kingdom and the United Provinces, is signed in London.
  • 1898
    Carl Gustav Witt discovers 433 Eros, the first near-Earth asteroid to be found.
  • 1906
    The all black infantrymen of the U.S. Army’s 25th Infantry Regiment are accused of killing a white bartender and wounding a white police officer in Brownsville, Texas, despite exculpatory evidence; all are later dishonorably discharged.
  • 1942
    Major General Eugene Reybold of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers authorizes the construction of facilities that would house the “Development of Substitute Materials” project, better known as the Manhattan Project.
  • 1960
    The Central African Republic declares independence from France.
  • 1962
    Representatives from the Russian Orthodox Church and the Holy See meet in Metz, France, and come to an agreement wherein the Russian church would send observers to the Second Vatican Council and in exchange, the Roman Catholic Church would refuse to condemn Communism.
  • 2008
    South Ossetian War: Russian units occupy the Georgian city of Gori.

Who were born on August 13?

  • 1662
    Charles Seymour, 6th Duke of Somerset, English politician (d. 1748)
  • 1752
    Maria Carolina of Austria, queen consort of Naples and Sicily, wife of King Ferdinand I of the Two Sicilies (d. 1814)
  • 1841
    Johnny Mullagh, Australian cricketer (d. 1891)
  • 1908
    Gene Raymond, American actor (d. 1998)
  • 1919
    Rex Humbard, American television evangelist (d. 2007)
  • 1930
    Bernard Manning, English comedian (d. 2007)
  • 1944
    Kevin Tighe, American actor
  • 1972
    Kevin Plank, American entrepreneur (Under Armour)
  • 1984
    Niko Kranjčar, Croatian footballer
  • 1985
    Grega Bole, Slovenian cyclist

Share InfoNow try another date like anniversaries, birthdays of someone you know or any other date that is special to you. Don’t forget to share the info to your friends, loved ones or social media followers. Who knows, they might appreciate and thank you for it.