August 2, 1973: Day of the Week
August 2, 1973 was the 214th day of the year 1973 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 151 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 50 years old today. If that same person saved a dollar every day starting at age 6, then by now that person has accumulated $16,131.00 today.
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Here’s the August 1973 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1973 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.
Ox 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 2, 1973 Historical Event(s)
- 1973A flash fire kills 51 at the Summerland amusement centre at Douglas, Isle of Man.
Who were born on August 2, 1973?
- 1973Danie Keulder, Namibian cricketer
- 1973Hiroyuki Goto, Japanese game designer
- 1973Jay Meetze, American conductor and impresario
- 1973Reyn Ouwehand, Dutch C=64 Composer
- 1973Susie O'Neill, Australian swimmer
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