Sunday August 02, 2020: on this day

About August 2nd, 2020, in brief:

  • Day of the week: August 2nd, 2020 was a Sunday
  • Zodiac Sign: Leo (in western zodiac), Rat (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Carroll O'Connor, Dom DeLuise
  • Moon Phase: Full Moon
  • Popular movie: Dolittle directed by Stephen Gaghan

More about August 2nd, 2020? See below for more news and curiosities on August 2nd, 2020.


What day of the week was August 02, 2020?

August 02, 2020 was a Sunday and it was the 215th day of the year 2020 in the Gregorian calendar.

August 02, 2020 can also be written as 8/2/2020 in the US and as 2/8/2020 in UK and Europe.

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August 02, 2020: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for August 2nd is Leo.

Leo is the 5th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between July 23rd and August 22nd belong to the Leo sign: discover Leo personality and who should a Leo marry.

Babies born in August are either Leo or Virgo. People born before August 22nd are Leo, while people born from August 23rd have the sign of Virgo.

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August 02, 2020: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for August 02, 2020 is Rat and the associated element is Metal.

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August 02, 2020: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on August 02, 2020 was Full Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on August 02, 2020 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on August 02, 2020 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 100% full, rising at 07:55 pm and setting at 05:33 am.

The previous full moon was on Jul 05, 2020 while the next full moon would come on Aug 03, 2020.

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Who was born on August 02, 2020?

Whose famous birthday is on August 2nd?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on August 2nd:

  • Carroll O'Connor
    Carroll O'Connor

    Carroll o'connor was an american actor best known for his role as archie bunker in the tv series 'all in the family'.

  • Dom DeLuise
    Dom DeLuise

    Dom deluise was an american actor and comedian known for his roles in comedy films and television shows, often collaborating with mel brooks...

  • Isabel Allende
    Isabel Allende

    Isabel allende is a chilean author known for her bestselling novels, such as 'the house of the spirits' and 'eva luna', which often...

  • Muriel Robin
    Muriel Robin

    She is a french comedian, singer, and actress.

  • Sam Worthington
    Sam Worthington

    Sam worthington is an australian actor known for his roles in blockbuster films such as avatar and terminator salvation.

  • Kevin Smith
    Kevin Smith

    Kevin smith is a director known for his work on cult classic films such as clerks and dogma.

  • Wes Craven
    Wes Craven

    American screen writer, filmmaker and author.

  • James Baldwin
    James Baldwin

    American writer (born in 1924).

  • Joanna Cassidy
    Joanna Cassidy

    American actress and film star best known for her role as falcon crest.

  • Myrna Loy
    Myrna Loy

    American actress whose political views brought her to prominence at unesco.

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How old is someone born on August 02, 2020?

Someone born on August 02, 2020 is:

3 years 11 months old,

or 47 months and 16 days old,

or 206 weeks and 4 days old,

or 1446 days old,

Use our How old am I? Calculator to know the age of a person today or use the Age Calculator to determine the interval between two dates.

How many days until your next birthday if you were born on August 02, 2020?

There are 15 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Friday August 2nd 2024.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on August 02, 2020?

You belong to the Gen Alpha generation if you were born on August 02, 2020.

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August 02, 2020: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on August 02, 2020:

  • Suzanne Perlman

    Hungarian-dutch visual artist (d. 2020).

  • Bruno Dettori
  • Leon Fleisher
  • Gregory Areshian
  • Jean-Louis Leonetti
  • Žaqsylyq Üškempirov
  • Krăstina Gyoševa

What famous deaths happened on August 2nd?

Famous deaths on August 2nd:

  • Jean-Pierre Melville
    Jean-Pierre Melville

    French filmmaker.

  • David Huddleston
    David Huddleston

    American actor (b. 1930).

  • Cathleen Nesbitt
    Cathleen Nesbitt

    English actress (separate tables) dies at 93.

  • Josehua Bell

    Inventor of the telephone and credited with the first successful experiment in talking through a wire.

  • Lexander Graham Bell

    Inventor and entrepreneur who revolutionized communication with the invention of the telephone.

  • Sruly Halberstam

    Hasidic rabbi and Holocaust survivor who became a prominent figure in the Jewish community.

  • Thomas Gainsborough

    Thomas Gainsborough was an English portrait and landscape painter who was one of the most influential British artists of the 18th century.

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Who was the US President on August 02, 2020?

On August 02, 2020 the US President was Donald John Trump (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 02, 2020?

On August 02, 2020 the UK Prime Minister was Boris Johnson (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on August 02, 2020?

On August 02, 2020 the Pope was Francis.


What is special about August 2nd?

August 2nd refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 2nd day of the month of August. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on August 2nd, such as:

  • 2018 - Saudi arabian-led intervention, battle of al hudaydah in yemen: at least 20 people were killed in an airstrike by the saudi-led coalition in al hudaydah (yemen). saudi arabia's spokesperson denied that its jets were present in the area, but blamed rebels.
  • 2017 - Two american soldiers are killed by a suicide bomber in afghanistan's war on terror. the taliban claim responsibility.
  • 2016 - Syrian civil war: a volunteer search and rescue team from the syria civil defence says that 33 people were injured by toxic gas dropped from an unmanned helicopter onto saraqeb, rebel-held idlib governorate.

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What happened in 2020?

2020 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Iranian General Qasem Soleimani is killed by an American airstrike near Baghdad International Airport, igniting global concerns of a potential armed conflict.
  • Ukraine International Airlines Flight 752 crashes immediately after takeoff at Tehran Imam Khomeini International Airport; all 176 on board are killed. The plane was shot down by an Iranian anti-aircraft missile.
  • Taal Volcano in the Philippines erupts, and kills 39 people.

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What was the calendar for August 2020?

August 2020 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with August being the 8th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

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