August 15, 2021: Facts, Holidays & History

Sunday, August 15, 2021, was 2 months ago. It was the 227th day and 8th month of the year in the Georgian calendar. It’s the 76th day of Summer and there are 17 days left till Fall (autumn). August 15, 2021 zodiac sign is Leo. On this day, Donald J. Trump (Republican) was the president of the United States and the world population was approximately , according to census.gov.

Below is everything you need to know about August 15, 2021, including popular events in history, top news headlines, US stock market results, social trends, and what was popular in entertainment. We’ll also look at August 15 zodiac details, day facts, and more ⤵

Day index 227th day of the year
Day of week 32nd Sunday of 2021
Week index 33rd week of 2021
Season 76th day of Summer
Generation Generation Z
Zodiac Sign Leo ♌
Chinese Zodiac Ox
Ruling Planet Sun
Numerology 1
August Birthstone Peridot and Sardonyx
August Birth flower Gladiolus

We are using US standard week number calculations.

Fun fact: Here is how to write August 15, 2021, in Roman numerals: MMXXI (month-day, year)

August 15th zodiac sign

The zodiac sign for August 15 is Leo ♌. Leo's strengths are: passionate, generous, humorous, and creative. While the weaknesses are: are being arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, and lazy. Sun is the ruling planet of Leo.

Top news headlines from August 15, 2021

Here is what happened on this day.

Popular topics that trended on the web and social media on August 15th:

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August 15th events in history

Below are a few important historical events that happened on August 15.

1998 – Omagh bombing in Northern Ireland, the worst terrorist incident of The Troubles, kills 29 people and injures about 220.

1947 – India gains independence from Great Britain, remains a dominion until 1950.

1900 – The Boxer Rebellion: In China, the Empress, her family and court retainers flee while foreign troops move through Peking in an attempt to quell the rebellion.

Stock markets on August 15, 2021

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August 15, 2021 US Holidays

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Popular Tweets on Aug 15, 2021

Here are popular and most liked tweets on this day in United States:


August 15, 2021 in Music

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August 15 calendar

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What is Numerology and life path number?
August 15, 2021 life path number is 1. Numerologists believe that we have all had previous lifetimes. Each number from 1-9 holds a vibration and each vibration produces a predictable characteristic or outcome around it. Life Path 1 is a spiritual and primal force. A natural-born leader. It is the root that all numbers stem from. Ones are also very individualistic, which can lead to loneliness.


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