Saturday August 08, 2020: Zodiac, Events, Birthdays and Holidays

US date format: 8/8/2020, UK date format: 8/8/2020

August 8th, 2020 was the 221st day of the year 2020 in the Gregorian calendar, under the sign of Leo. The day of the week was Saturday.

Onward, directed by Dan Scanlon, was one of the most viewed movie released in 2020

On TV people were watching EDEN.

The US president was Donald John Trump (Republican), the UK Prime Minister was Boris Johnson (Conservative), Pope Francis was leading the Catholic Church.

But much more happened that day: find out below.

Events | Famous Birthdays | Famous Deaths | Zodiac | Calendar and Day of Week | Holidays and Observances | Lunar and Planetary phase | Movies | TV Series

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August 08, 2020 Events

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What happened on August 08 in history? Find out the list of August 8th major events

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August 08, 2020 Famous Birthdays

Other August 8th famous birthdays

  • Swiss-born professional tennis player, who won five consecutive Wimbledon titles, 2003-2007, inclusive.

  • French politician.

  • Dustin Hoffman

    American actor who created some of the most memorable characters in cinema history, winning two Oscars, five Oscar nominations and an Emmy...

  • Pop Singer.

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How old am I?

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August 08, 2020 Famous Deaths

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August 08, 2020 Zodiac

Western Zodiac - Astrological Sign

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Leo personality

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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Chinese Zodiac

Rat chinese zodiac sign

Sign: Rat

Element: Metal

Rat personality

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August 08, 2020 Day of the Week and Calendar

What day of the week was August 08, 2020?

The day of the week was Saturday.

August 8th marks the 220th day of the Gregorian calendar for the year 2020.

There are 145 days remaining until the end of the year. Calculate the number of days between two dates.


August 08, 2020 Holidays and Observances

What is special on August 08, 2020?


  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least ? saints: St. Dominic de Guzman, priest, (1170-1221).
  • Sweden - Namesday of Queen Silvia, an Official Flag Day.
  • Taiwan: Father's Day. (In Mandarin, Ba Ba means father and 8-8, or August 8).
  • St. Hormisdas
  • St. Smaragdus (and companions)
  • St. Largus
  • St. Cyriacus

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Which were the most popular Movies released in those months?
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Release year: 2020

Directed by: Dan Scanlon

Starring: Chris Pratt, Tom Holland, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Octavia Spencer

Country: United States of America



Release year: 2020

Directed by: Stephen Gaghan

Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Antonio Banderas, Michael Sheen, Jim Broadbent, Jessie Buckley, Emma Thompson, Rami Malek, John Cena, Kumail Nanjiani, Octavia Spencer, Ralph Fiennes, Tom Holland

Country: United States of America

The Grudge

The Grudge

Release year: 2020

Directed by: Nicolas Pesce

Starring: Andrea Riseborough, Lin Shaye, Betty Gilpin, Demian Bichir, John Cho, William Sadler, Jacki Weaver

Country: United States of America

The Hunt

The Hunt

Release year: 2020

Directed by: Craig Zobel

Starring: Betty Gilpin, Hilary Swank, Ike Barinholtz, Ethan Suplee, Emma Roberts

Country: United States of America

Coffee & Kareem

Coffee & Kareem

Release year: 2020

Directed by: Michael Dowse

Starring: Ed Helms, Taraji P. Henson, Betty Gilpin

Country: United States of America

TV Series

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Release year: 2020

Directed by: Megan Griffiths

The Flower of Evil

The Flower of Evil

Release year: 2020

Directed by: Claude Chabrol



Release year: 2020

Directed by: Wes Craven

Brave New World

Brave New World

Release year: 2020

Directed by: Gaia

United We Fall

United We Fall

Release year: 2020

Directed by: Bryan Law

Birth chart on this day

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August 08, 2020 Lunar and Planetary phase

Lunar phase

Last Quarter

The moon phase for August 08, 2020 is Last Quarter.

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