August 29, 1996: Day of the Week
August 29, 1996 was the 242nd day of the year 1996 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 124 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 25 years old today. If that same person saved a Quarter every day starting at age 3, then by now that person has accumulated $2,075.25 today.
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Here’s the August 1996 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1996 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.
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Rat is the mythical animal and Fire 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, 1996 Historical Event(s)
- 1996Vnukovo Airlines Flight 2801, a Vnukovo Airlines Tupolev Tu-154, crashes into a mountain on the Arctic island of Spitsbergen, killing all 141 aboard.
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