August 8, 1947: Day of the Week
August 8, 1947 was the 220th day of the year 1947 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 145 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Friday.
If you are trying to learn Spanish then this day of the week in Spanish is viernes.
A person born on this day will be 74 years old today. If that same person saved a Half dollar every day starting at age 6, then by now that person has accumulated $12,560.50 today.
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Here’s the August 1947 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1947 calendar.
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).
Who were born on August 8, 1947?
- 1947José Cruz, Puerto Rican baseball player
- 1947Ken Dryden, Canadian ice hockey player and parliamentarian
- 1947Larry Wilcox, American actor
- 1947Terangi Adam, Nauruan politician
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