August 29, 1949: Day of the Week
August 29, 1949 was the 241st day of the year 1949 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 124 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Monday.
If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is lunes.
A person born on this day will be 74 years old today. If that same person saved a Nickel every day starting at age 6, then by now that person has accumulated $1,243.35 today.
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Here’s the August 1949 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1949 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.
Ox is the mythical animal and Earth is the element for a person born on this day if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology (or Chinese zodiac).
August 29, 1949 Historical Event(s)
- 1949Soviet atomic bomb project: The Soviet Union tests its first atomic bomb, known as First Lightning or Joe 1, at Semipalatinsk, Kazakhstan.
Who was born on August 29, 1949?
- 1949Werner Kaiser, German footballer
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