August 19, 1953: Day of the Week
August 19, 1953 was the 231st day of the year 1953 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 134 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Wednesday.
If you are trying to learn French then this day of the week in French is mercredi.
A person born on this day will be 70 years old today. If that same person saved a Nickel every day starting at age 6, then by now that person has accumulated $1,170.70 today.
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Here’s the August 1953 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1953 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.
Snake is the mythical animal and Water is the element for a person born on this day if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac).
August 19, 1953 Historical Event(s)
- 1953Cold War: The CIA and MI6 help to overthrow the government of Mohammed Mossadegh in Iran and reinstate the Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi.
Who were born on August 19, 1953?
- 1953Lynwood Slim, American blues musician
- 1953Mary Matalin, American political consultant
- 1953Nanni Moretti, Italian film actor, director and producer
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