August 26, 2021: Facts, Holidays & History

Thursday, August 26, 2021, was 1 month and 20 days ago. It was the 238th day and 8th month of the year in the Georgian calendar. It’s the 87th day of Summer and there are 6 days left till Fall (autumn). August 26, 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 26, 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 26 zodiac details, day facts, and more ⤵

Day index 238th day of the year
Day of week 34th Thursday of 2021
Week index 35th week of 2021
Season 87th day of Summer
Generation Generation Z
Zodiac Sign Virgo ♍
Chinese Zodiac Ox
Ruling Planet Mercury
Numerology 3
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 26, 2021, in Roman numerals: MMXXI (month-day, year)

August 26th zodiac sign

The zodiac sign for August 26 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 26, 2021

Here is what happened on this day.

Popular topics that trended on the web and social media on August 26th:

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August 26th events in history

Below are a few important historical events that happened on August 26.

1996 – US President Bill Clinton signs welfare reform into law, representing major shift in welfare policy.

1959 – British Motor Corporation introduced the Morris Mini-Minor, designed by Alec Issigonis it was only 10 ft long but seated 4 passengers.

1945 – Japanese diplomats board USS Missouri to receive instructions on Japan's surrender at the end of WWII.

Stock markets on August 26, 2021

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August 26, 2021 US Holidays

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Popular Tweets on Aug 26, 2021

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August 26, 2021 in Music

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August 26 calendar

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What is Numerology and life path number?
August 26, 2021 life path number is 3. 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 3 is thought to be with a natural gift for gab and overflow of charisma. You have a natural gift for creativity, you are well aware of your talent, and liven up any room without even trying.


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