August 24, 1954: Day of the Week
August 24, 1954 was the 236th day of the year 1954 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 129 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Tuesday.
If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is martes.
A person born on this day will be 69 years old today. If that same person saved a Nickel every day starting at age 3, then by now that person has accumulated $1,206.80 today.
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Here’s the August 1954 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1954 calendar.
Zodiac & Birthstone
Virgo 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 Wood is the element for a person born on this day if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac).
August 24, 1954 Historical Event(s)
- 1954Getúlio Dornelles Vargas, president of Brazil, commits suicide and is succeeded by João Café Filho.
- 1954The Communist Control Act goes into effect. The American Communist Party is outlawed.
Who were born on August 24, 1954?
- 1954Alain Daigle, French Canadian ice hockey player
- 1954Philippe Cataldo, French singer
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