August 14, 1996: Day of the Week
August 14, 1996 was the 227th day of the year 1996 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 139 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Wednesday.
If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is miércoles.
A person born on this day will be 27 years old today. If that same person saved a Cent every day starting at age 6, then by now that person has accumulated $77.18 today.
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Here’s the August 1996 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1996 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.
Rat is the mythical animal and Fire is the element for a person born on this day if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac).
August 14, 1996 Historical Event(s)
- 1996Greek Cypriot refugee Solomos Solomou is murdered by Turkish forces while trying to climb a flagpole in order to remove a Turkish flag from its mast in the United Nations Buffer Zone in Cyprus.
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