August 13, 1969: Day of the Week
August 13, 1969 was the 225th day of the year 1969 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 140 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 54 years old today. If that same person saved a Penny every day starting at age 6, then by now that person has accumulated $175.75 today.
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Here’s the August 1969 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1969 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.
Rooster 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 13, 1969 Historical Event(s)
- 1969The Apollo 11 astronauts are released from a three-week quarantine to enjoy a ticker-tape parade in New York. That evening, at a state dinner in Los Angeles, they are awarded the Presidential Medal of Freedom by U.S. President Richard Nixon.
Who was born on August 13, 1969?
- 1969Midori Ito, Japanese figure skater
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