Friday August 06, 2021: on this day

August 06, 2021 was the 218th day of the year 2021, under the sign of Leo and the day of the week was Friday.

Is August 06, 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 06, 2021, what holidays and observances are celebrated on August 06, 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 6th, 2021 to help you enjoy your trip down memory lane.

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What day of the week was August 06, 2021?

August 06, 2021 was a Friday and it was the 217th day of the year 2021 in the Gregorian calendar.

August 06, 2021 can also be written as 8/6/2021 in the US and as 6/8/2021 in UK and Europe.

August 06, 2021 in August 2021 calendar


August 06, 2021: What happened on that day?


Who was born on August 06, 2021?

Whose famous birthday is on August 6th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on August 6th:

  • Robin van Persie

    Robin van Persie is a retired Dutch soccer player known for his prolific goal-scoring ability and stints with clubs like Arsenal and...

  • Andy Warhol

    American underground filmmaker and artist who was renowned for his ability to attract attention.

  • M Night Shyamalan

    M Night Shyamalan is a filmmaker known for his work in suspense and supernatural thrillers, such as The Sixth Sense and Split.

  • Marisa Miller

    Marisa Miller is an American model known for her appearances in the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue and her work with Victoria's Secret.

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August 06, 2021: How old are you if you were born on that day?

You are 2 years 4 months old,

or 28 months and 1 day old,

or 121 weeks and 6 days old,

or 853 days old,

if you were born on August 06, 2021.

How many days until your next birthday if you were born on August 06, 2021?

There are 243 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Tuesday August 6th 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on August 06, 2021?

You belong to the Gen Alpha generation if you were born on August 06, 2021.


August 06, 2021: What famous people died on that day?

What famous deaths happened on August 6th?

Famous deaths on August 6th:

  • Rick James
    Rick James

    American R&B singer and multi-instrumentalist (Born 1948).

  • Theodor Adorno

    German philosopher, social theorist, and music critic.

  • Fulgencio Batista

    Cuban military officer who was the dictator of his country between 1940-1944.

  • Jacques Soustelle

    French politician, anthropologist and ethnologist, Governor General of Algeria 1955-1956.

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August 06, 2021: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for August 06, 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.

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August 06, 2021: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

Ox chinese zodiac sign

The Chinese Zodiac sign for August 06, 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.

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August 06, 2021: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on August 06, 2021:

  • Jamaica - Independence Day
  • Roman Catholicism - several feasts, including those of at least 3 saints: Feast of the Transfiguration of Christ
  • St. Joachim (father of St. Mary, according to Catholic tradition)
  • St. Juatus
  • St. Pastor
  • Bolivia - Independence Day
  • United Arab Emirates - H.H. Sheikh Zayed Bin Sultan Al Nahyan's Accession Day
  • Japan - Toro Nagashi (Hiroshima) - Floating lantern ceremony to honor those killed by the U.S. atomic bomb in Hiroshima.
  • St. Xystus/Sixtus

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August 06, 2021: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on August 06, 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 06, 2021: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on August 06, 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

Birth chart on this day

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August 06, 2021: What was the lunar phase on that day?

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The lunar phase on August 06, 2021 was New Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on August 06, 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 06, 2021 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 0% full, rising at 03:36 am and setting at 08:00 pm.

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

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Who was the US President on August 06, 2021?

On August 06, 2021 the US President was Joe Biden (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 06, 2021?

On August 06, 2021 the UK Prime Minister was Boris Johnson (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on August 06, 2021?

On August 06, 2021 the Pope was Francis.


What is special about August 6th?

August 6th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 6th 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 6th, such as:

  • 2018 - 2018 European heatwave: Nine people are killed in a heat wave that hit Spain. (Publico: Seven people are killed by a heat wave in Genoa.
  • 2017 - Boko Haram: 11 people are killed by gunmen in an attack on St Phillip's Catholic Church, Ozubulu, Nigeria's Anambra State.
  • 2016 - Syrian civil war: The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights claims 10 people were killed in an attack on a hospital in Milis, Syria's Idlib Province.

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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.