August 18, 1966: Day of the Week
August 18, 1966 was the 230th day of the year 1966 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 135 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Thursday.
If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is jueves.
A person born on this day will be 57 years old today. If that same person saved a dollar every day starting at age 6, then by now that person has accumulated $18,663.00 today.
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Here’s the August 1966 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1966 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.
Horse 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 18, 1966 Historical Event(s)
- 1966Vietnam War: the Battle of Long Tan ensues after a patrol from the 6th Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment clashes with a Viet Cong force in Phuoc Tuy Province.
Who were born on August 18, 1966?
- 1966Gustavo Charif, Argentine artist
- 1966Kang Soo-yeon, South Korean actress
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