August 16, 1888: Day of the Week
August 16, 1888 was the 229th day of the year 1888 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 137 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Thursday.
If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is jeudi.
A person born on this day will be 135 years old today. If that same person saved a Nickel every day starting at age 3, then by now that person has accumulated $2,412.60 today.
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Here’s the August 1888 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1888 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.
Who were born on August 16, 1888?
- 1888Armand J. Piron, American musician (d. 1943)
- 1888T. E. Lawrence, English writer and soldier (d. 1935)
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