August 29, 1970: Day of the Week
August 29, 1970 was the 241st day of the year 1970 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 French then this day of the week in French is samedi.
A person born on this day will be 53 years old today. If that same person saved a dollar every day starting at age 7, then by now that person has accumulated $16,826.00 today.
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Here’s the August 1970 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1970 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.
Dog is the mythical animal and Metal 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, 1970 Historical Event(s)
- 1970Chicano Moratorium against the Vietnam War, East Los Angeles, California. Police riot kills three people, including journalist Ruben Salazar.
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