August 16, 1920: Day of the Week
August 16, 1920 was the 229th day of the year 1920 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 137 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Monday.
If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is lunes.
A person born on this day will be 102 years old today. If that same person saved a Quarter every day starting at age 4, then by now that person has accumulated $8,990.75 today.
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Here’s the August 1920 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1920 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.
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Monkey is the mythical animal and Metal is the element for a person born on this day if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac).
August 16, 1920 Historical Event(s)
- 1920Ray Chapman of the Cleveland Indians is hit on the head by a fastball thrown by Carl Mays of the New York Yankees, and dies early the next day. Chapman was the second player to die from injuries sustained in a Major League Baseball game, the first being Doc Powers in 1909.
- 1920The congress of the Communist Party of Bukhara opens. The congress would call for armed revolution.
Who was born on August 16, 1920?
- 1920Charles Bukowski, American poet (d. 1994)
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