August 18, 2021: Facts, Holidays & History

Wednesday, August 18, 2021, was 1 month and 28 days ago. It was the 230th day and 8th month of the year in the Georgian calendar. It’s the 79th day of Summer and there are 14 days left till Fall (autumn). August 18, 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 18, 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 18 zodiac details, day facts, and more ⤵

Day index 230th day of the year
Day of week 33rd Wednesday of 2021
Week index 33rd week of 2021
Season 79th day of Summer
Generation Generation Z
Zodiac Sign Leo ♌
Chinese Zodiac Ox
Ruling Planet Sun
Numerology 22
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 18, 2021, in Roman numerals: MMXXI (month-day, year)

August 18th zodiac sign

The zodiac sign for August 18 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 18, 2021

Here is what happened on this day.

Popular topics that trended on the web and social media on August 18th:

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August 18th events in history

Below are some important historical events that happened on August 18.

1940 – Battle of Britain -'The hardest day" Luftwaffe lose 69 aircraft, the RAF 68 in largest ever air battle.

1920 – 22 year old representative Harry T. Burn is deciding vote in Tennessee's and thus America's ratification of the 19th Amendment to the constitution allowing women's suffrage after letter from his mother.

1919 – Anti-Cigarette League of America forms in Chicago, Illinois.

Stock markets on August 18, 2021

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August 18, 2021 US Holidays

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Popular Tweets on Aug 18, 2021

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August 18, 2021 in Music

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August 18 calendar

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What is Numerology and life path number?
August 18, 2021 life path number is 22. 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 22 is thought to be a master number and have the potential for extreme success and power. You are well hardworking, disciplined, ambitious, and confident. You have most of which makes you naturally able to turn dreams into realities. Twenty Twos also have a natural gift for intuition and independence.


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