August 17, 2006: Day of the Week
August 17, 2006 was the 229th day of the year 2006 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 136 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Thursday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Mokuyōbi.
A person born on this day will be 16 years old today. If that same person saved a Cent every day starting at age 5, then by now that person has accumulated $40.64 today.
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Here’s the August 2006 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 2006 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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Dog 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).
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