August 7, 1947: Day of the Week
August 7, 1947 was the 219th day of the year 1947 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 146 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Thursday.
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A person born on this day will be 75 years old today. If that same person saved a Cent every day starting at age 4, then by now that person has accumulated $262.32 today.
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Here’s the August 1947 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1947 calendar.
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Zodiac & Birthstone
Leo 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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Pig 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 7, 1947 Historical Event(s)
- 1947The Bombay Municipal Corporation formally takes over the Bombay Electric Supply and Transport (BEST).
- 1947Thor Heyerdahl’s balsa wood raft the Kon-Tiki, smashes into the reef at Raroia in the Tuamotu Islands after a 101-day, 7000 km journey across the Pacific Ocean in an attempt to prove that pre-historic peoples could have traveled from South America.
Who was born on August 7, 1947?
- 1947Franciscus Henri, Dutch-born Australian entertainer
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