August 8, 1976: Day of the Week
August 8, 1976 was the 221st day of the year 1976 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 145 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Sunday.
If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Nichiyōbi.
A person born on this day will be 47 years old today. If that same person saved a dollar every day starting at age 3, then by now that person has accumulated $16,121.00 today.
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Here’s the August 1976 calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly 1976 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.
Dragon 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, 1976?
- 1976Drew Lachey, American singer
- 1976JC Chasez, American singer (*NSYNC)
- 1976Jeff Simmons, American race car driver
- 1976Seung-Yeop Lee, Korean baseball player
- 1976Tawny Cypress, American actress
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