August 15, 1948: Day of the Week
August 15, 1948 was the 228th day of the year 1948 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 138 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Sunday.
If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is dimanche.
A person born on this day will be 75 years old today. If that same person saved a Dime every day starting at age 6, then by now that person has accumulated $2,524.60 today.
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Here’s the August 1948 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1948 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 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 15, 1948 Historical Event(s)
- 1948The Republic of Korea is established south of the 38th parallel north.
Who were born on August 15, 1948?
- 1948George Ryton, British engineer
- 1948Patsy Gallant, Canadian pop singer
- 1948Uschi Digard, American pornographic actress and model
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