Monday August 02, 2021: on this day

August 02, 2021 was the 214th day of the year 2021, under the sign of Leo and the day of the week was Monday.

Is August 02, 2021 a day special to you? If so you may like to discover what happened on that day, who was born and died on August 02, 2021, what holidays and observances are celebrated on August 02, 2021, which were the most popular songs , movies (e.g. Notorious Nick, directed by Aaron Leong), TV series (e.g. Hit & Run) and books back then.

On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about August 2nd, 2021 to help you enjoy your trip down memory lane.

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What day of the week was August 02, 2021?

August 02, 2021 was a Monday and it was the 213th day of the year 2021 in the Gregorian calendar.

August 02, 2021 can also be written as 8/2/2021 in the US and as 2/8/2021 in UK and Europe.

August 02, 2021 in August 2021 calendar


August 02, 2021: What happened on that day?


Who was born on August 02, 2021?

Whose famous birthday is on August 2nd?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on August 2nd:

  • Muriel Robin
    Muriel Robin

    She is a French comedian, singer, and actress.

  • Mary-Louise Parker
    Mary-Louise Parker

    American actress.

  • Peter O'Toole

    An Irish actor who was known for his charismatic charm since 1959.

  • Priscilla (French singer)

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August 02, 2021: How old are you if you were born on that day?

You are 2 years 3 months old,

or 27 months and 27 days old,

or 121 weeks and 2 days old,

or 849 days old,

if you were born on August 02, 2021.

How many days until your next birthday if you were born on August 02, 2021?

There are 247 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Friday August 2nd 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on August 02, 2021?

You belong to the Gen Alpha generation if you were born on August 02, 2021.


August 02, 2021: What famous people died on that day?

What famous deaths happened on August 2nd?

Famous deaths on August 2nd:

  • Jean-Pierre Melville
    Jean-Pierre Melville

    French filmmaker.

  • Raymond Carver

    American poet/short-story writer Furious Season dies at 50.

  • Thurman Munson

    American hardworking, intense, competitive, and at one point, the best all-around American League catcher.

  • Peter Safar

    Austrian academic and physician (d. 2003).

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August 02, 2021: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for August 02, 2021 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.

Discover the personality of August born.

August 02, 2021: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

Ox chinese zodiac sign

The Chinese Zodiac sign for August 02, 2021 is Ox and the associated element is Metal.

Discover the Ox personality and how the Metal Element might affect a person's traits and compatibility with other signs according to the Chinese zodiac.


August 02, 2021: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on August 02, 2021:

  • St. Etheldritha/Alfrida
  • St. Alphonsus Mary de Ligouri
  • St. Stephen
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 4 saints: St. Peter Julian Eymard
  • Feast day of Ilya the Prophet in Russian Orthodox Church
  • Bulgaria/Republic of Macedonia - Ilinden (St. Ilya Day), a day of remembrance of the Ilinden Uprising
  • Costa Rica - Our Lady of the Angels
  • Day of airborne forces in Russia

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August 02, 2021: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on August 02, 2021 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

Notorious Nick

Notorious Nick

Release year: 2021

Directed by: Aaron Leong

Starring: Elisabeth Röhm, Kevin Pollak, Cody Christian, Barry Livingston

Turner & Hooch

Turner & Hooch

Release year: 2021

Directed by: Roger Spottiswoode

Starring: Tom Hanks, Mare Winningham, Craig T. Nelson, Reginald VelJohnson



Release year: 2021

Directed by: Matthew Warchus

Starring: George MacKay, Andrew Scott, Dominic West, Paddy Considine, Imelda Staunton, Liz White, Bill Nighy, Ben Schnetzer, Joseph Gilgun

Country: United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland

Marx può aspettare

Marx può aspettare

Release year: 2021

Directed by: Marco Bellocchio

Starring: Marco Bellocchio

Country: Italy

È stata la mano di Dio

È stata la mano di Dio

Release year: 2021

Directed by: Paolo Sorrentino

Starring: Luisa Ranieri, Toni Servillo, Renato Carpentieri, Teresa Saponangelo, Ciro Capano, Massimiliano Gallo, Biagio Manna, Filippo Scotti, Marlon Joubert, Betti Pedrazzi

Country: Italy

August 02, 2021: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on August 02, 2021 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:

Hit & Run

Hit & Run

Release year: 2021

Directed by: David Blyth



Release year: 2021

Directed by: Christian Martin, Darren Flaxstone



Release year: 2021

Directed by: David Mamet

Sonny Boy

Sonny Boy

Release year: 2021

Directed by: Maria Peters

We the People

We the People

Release year: 2021

Directed by: Scott Harris

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August 02, 2021: What was the lunar phase on that day?

Lunar phase


The lunar phase on August 02, 2021 was Last Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on August 02, 2021 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, 2021 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 20% full, rising at 12:47 am and setting at 04:39 pm.

The previous full moon was on Jul 24, 2021 while the next full moon would come on Aug 22, 2021.


Who was the US President on August 02, 2021?

On August 02, 2021 the US President was Joe Biden (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 02, 2021?

On August 02, 2021 the UK Prime Minister was Boris Johnson (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on August 02, 2021?

On August 02, 2021 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 2021?

2021 was filled with very interesting events such as

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    What was the calendar for August 2021?

    August 2021 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.

    Discover how August 2021 calendar looked like.