Sunday August 09, 2020: on this day

About August 9th, 2020, in brief:

  • Day of the week: August 9th, 2020 was a Sunday
  • Zodiac Sign: Leo (in western zodiac), Rat (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Gillian Anderson, Mahesh Babu
  • Moon Phase: Last Quarter
  • Popular movie: Dolittle directed by Stephen Gaghan

More about August 9th, 2020? See below for more news and curiosities on August 9th, 2020.


What day of the week was August 09, 2020?

August 09, 2020 was a Sunday and it was the 222nd day of the year 2020 in the Gregorian calendar.

August 09, 2020 can also be written as 8/9/2020 in the US and as 9/8/2020 in UK and Europe.

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August 09, 2020: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for August 9th 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 09, 2020: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for August 09, 2020 is Rat and the associated element is Metal.

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August 09, 2020: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on August 09, 2020 was Last Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on August 09, 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 09, 2020 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 59% full, rising at 10:50 pm and setting at 12:38 pm.

The previous full moon was on Aug 03, 2020 while the next full moon would come on Sep 02, 2020.

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Who was born on August 09, 2020?

Whose famous birthday is on August 9th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on August 9th:

  • Gillian Anderson
    Gillian Anderson

    American actress.

  • Mahesh Babu
    Mahesh Babu

    Mahesh Babu is an Indian actor and producer who has established himself as one of the most popular and influential actors of Telugu cinema.

  • Whitney Houston
    Whitney Houston

    American pop diva, with three octaves of range.

  • Melanie Griffith
    Melanie Griffith

    American actress, 5'9" tall and voluptuous.

  • Anna Kendrick
    Anna Kendrick

    Anna kendrick is an american actress known for her roles in the pitch perfect movies and her oscar-nominated performance in up in the air.

  • Audrey Tautou
    Audrey Tautou

    French actress who made waves in 2001's "ama(c]lie".

  • Sam Elliott
    Sam Elliott

    Sam elliott is a renowned american actor known for his deep voice and iconic mustache, often cast in western and tough guy roles.

  • Bill Skarsgård
    Bill Skarsgård

    Bill skarsgård is a swedish actor known for his role as pennywise the dancing clown in the horror film it and its sequel it chapter two.

  • Adelaide Kane
    Adelaide Kane

    Tv actress.

  • Nikki Ziering
    Nikki Ziering

    American actress and model.

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How old is someone born on August 09, 2020?

Someone born on August 09, 2020 is:

3 years 11 months old,

or 47 months and 11 days old,

or 205 weeks and 6 days old,

or 1441 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on August 09, 2020?

There are 20 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Friday August 9th 2024.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on August 09, 2020?

You belong to the Gen Alpha generation if you were born on August 09, 2020.

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August 09, 2020: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on August 09, 2020:

  • Franca Valeri
  • Martin Birch
  • Anna Maria Bottini
  • Amedeo Bressa
  • Kamala
  • Kurt Luedtke
  • Calaway H. Dodson
  • Lorella Bernardoni

What famous deaths happened on August 9th?

Famous deaths on August 9th:

  • Sharon Tate
    Sharon Tate

    American actress, model and sex symbol.

  • Gregory Hines
    Gregory Hines

    Gregory Hines was a talented American dancer and actor, known for his contributions to tap dancing.

  • Bernie Mac
    Bernie Mac

    American comedian, actor, screenwriter, and producer (b. 1957).

  • Frank Gifford
    Frank Gifford

    American sportscaster.

  • Al Freeman
    Al Freeman


  • Anton Walbrook
    Anton Walbrook

    Actor (laura i accuse), suffers a heart attack at the age of 66.

  • Mahmud Darwish

    Mahmud Darwish was a Palestinian poet and author who was regarded as the Palestinian national poet and one of the greatest Arab poets of the...

  • Mouhamad Darwish

    Mouhamad Darwish was a renowned Palestinian poet and author who is considered one of the most important literary figures in the Arab world.

  • Jacqueline Cochran

    Jacqueline Cochran was an American aviator and businesswoman who set numerous speed and altitude records, and was the first woman to break...

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Who was the US President on August 09, 2020?

On August 09, 2020 the US President was Donald John Trump (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 09, 2020?

On August 09, 2020 the UK Prime Minister was Boris Johnson (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on August 09, 2020?

On August 09, 2020 the Pope was Francis.


What is special about August 9th?

August 9th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 9th 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 9th, such as:

  • 2018 - Yemeni civil war (2015): more than 60 people are injured and 43 are killed by an airstrike in which the saudi-led coalition attacked a bus that was parked at a dahyan market. the coalition called the strike a "legitimate war action" against houthis and accused them of using children as human shields.
  • 2017 - Six french soldiers were injured in a terror attack when a man drove a car into them at the levallois-perret barracks. three of them are seriously.
  • 2016 - Conflict between israel and palestine: israel accuses a un administrative manager that he was a hamas-linked operative working from gaza.

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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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