August 24, 2021: Facts, Holidays & History

Tuesday, August 24, 2021, was 1 month and 22 days ago. It was the 236th day and 8th month of the year in the Georgian calendar. It’s the 85th day of Summer and there are 8 days left till Fall (autumn). August 24, 2021 zodiac sign is Virgo. 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 24, 2021, including important events in history, top news headlines, US stock market results, social trends, and what was popular in entertainment. We’ll also look at August 24 zodiac details, day facts, and more ⤵

Day index 236th day of the year
Day of week 34th Tuesday of 2021
Week index 34th week of 2021
Season 85th day of Summer
Generation Generation Z
Zodiac Sign Virgo ♍
Chinese Zodiac Ox
Ruling Planet Mercury
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 24, 2021, in Roman numerals: MMXXI (month-day, year)

August 24th zodiac sign

The zodiac sign for August 24 is Virgo ♍. Virgo's strengths are: loyal, analytical, kind, and practical. While the weaknesses are: shyness, all work, and no play. Mercury is the ruling planet of Virgo.

Top news headlines from August 24, 2021

Here is what happened on this day.

Popular topics that trended on the web and social media on August 24th:

Kobe Bryant Cowboy Bebop Jimmy Hayes Pfizer vaccine Shang-Chi Mayim Bialik

August 24th events in history

Below are a few important historical events that happened on August 24.

1968 – France becomes the world's fifth thermonuclear power with a detonation on Mururoa Atoll in the South Pacific.

1814 – British forces capture Washington, D.C. and destroy many landmarks (War of 1812).

1662 – Act of Uniformity requires English to accept Book of Common Prayer.

Stock markets on August 24, 2021

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August 24, 2021 US Holidays

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Popular Tweets on Aug 24, 2021

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


August 24, 2021 in Music

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August 24 calendar

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What is Numerology and life path number?
August 24, 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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