August 29, 1942: Day of the Week
August 29, 1942 was the 241st day of the year 1942 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 124 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Saturday.
If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is sábado.
A person born on this day will be 81 years old today. If that same person saved a Dime every day starting at age 6, then by now that person has accumulated $2,742.80 today.
Holy Toledo! Did you know that coffee and word games are an excellent combination to sharpen your vocabulary? Let’s give it a quick spin. Within 30 seconds, how many words can you think of from these letters UFHIUR? Check your answers here: Unscramble words UFHIUR. (Sponsored by WordFinder.Cafe)
Here’s the August 1942 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1942 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 Water is the element for a person born on this day if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac).
Who were born on August 29, 1942?
- 1942James Glennon, American cinematographer (d. 2006)
- 1942John Heuser, Electron microscopist
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