Wednesday August 12, 2020: on this day


What day of the week was August 12, 2020?

August 12, 2020 was a Wednesday and it was the 225th day of the year 2020 in the Gregorian calendar.

August 12, 2020 can also be written as 8/12/2020 in the US and as 12/8/2020 in UK and Europe.

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August 12, 2020: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for August 12th is Leo.

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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 12, 2020: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for August 12, 2020 is Rat and the associated element is Metal.

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August 12, 2020: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on August 12, 2020 was Last Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on August 12, 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 12, 2020 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 29% full, rising at 12:07 am and setting at 03:40 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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Your place in the Universe on August 12, 2020

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Who was born on August 12, 2020?

Whose famous birthday is on August 12th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on August 12th:

  • Cara Delevingne
    Cara Delevingne

    Cara delevingne is a british model and actress known for her work in the fashion industry and for her roles in movies such as 'paper towns'...

  • Casey Affleck
    Casey Affleck

    American actor with credits in hollywood feature movies.

  • George Hamilton
    George Hamilton

    American actor, beautiful sex symbol and tanned.

  • Dominique Swain
    Dominique Swain

    American actress chosen from 2,500 girls to portray the lead role in a movie remake of vladimir nabokov’s "lolita" it was scandalous back...

  • Luis Mariano
    Luis Mariano

    His family settled in bordeaux after he sang spanish basque.

  • John Cazale
    John Cazale

    Actor (dog day afternoon, deer hunter), dies at 41.

  • John Derek
    John Derek

    After his 1944 debut film, "since you were away," he was drafted into the military.

  • Iza Calzado
    Iza Calzado

    Filipino tv actress.

  • Leah Pipes
    Leah Pipes

    American actress.

  • Jane Wyatt
    Jane Wyatt

    American singer and actress (d. 2006).

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How old is someone born on August 12, 2020?

Someone born on August 12, 2020 is:

3 years 10 months old,

or 46 months and 7 days old,

or 201 weeks

or 1407 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on August 12, 2020?

There are 54 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Monday August 12th 2024.

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What generation do you belong to if you were born on August 12, 2020?

You belong to the Gen Alpha generation if you were born on August 12, 2020.

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August 12, 2020: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on August 12, 2020:

  • Yamari Sato

    Yamari Sato was a renowned Japanese novelist whose works often delved into the complexities of human relationships and the impact of...

  • Seryna Flores

    Seryna Flores was a Mexican author and poet known for her works exploring themes of identity and social justice.

  • Zeven Koza

    Known for his work in genetic programming.

  • Messi Takahashi

    Messi Takahashi was a renowned Japanese essayist known for her insightful and poetic reflections on life and culture.

  • Devyne Fitzgerald

    Devyne Fitzgerald was a renowned Irish biographer known for her meticulously researched and captivating life stories.

  • Bill Yeoman

    American college football player and coach (b. 1927).

  • Don Edmunds
  • Francisco José Cox Huneeus
  • Howard Mudd
  • Edmondo Lorenzini
  • Gergely Kulcsár
  • Jacques Faivre

What famous deaths happened on August 12th?

Famous deaths on August 12th:

  • Lauren Bacall
    Lauren Bacall

    American actress and star for more than a century.

  • Henry Fonda
    Henry Fonda

    American actor.

  • Ian Fleming
    Ian Fleming

    James bond, the english novelist and creator (born in 1908).

  • Merv Griffin
    Merv Griffin

    American entertainer and tv host.

  • Loretta Young
    Loretta Young

    American actress who had her own television show in the 1950s.

  • Peter Woodthorpe
    Peter Woodthorpe

    British actor (born 1931).

  • Una Stubbs
    Una Stubbs

    Una Stubbs is a British actress best known for her role as Mrs.

  • Arlene Martel
    Arlene Martel

    Arlene Martel was an actress best known for her role as T'Pring in the original Star Trek series.

  • Stephen Lewis
    Stephen Lewis

    Canadian diplomat and politician 14th canadian ambassador at the united nations.

  • Dorothy Mackaill
    Dorothy Mackaill

    Actress in love affair, dies at 87 from kidney failure.

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August 12, 2020: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Observances on August 12, 2020:

  • International Youth Day

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August 12, 2020: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on August 12, 2020 were the Televisions Series released on TV close to that day characterized by high ratings, critical acclaim and a large fan base.. They included:


Release year: 2020

Directed by: Megan Griffiths

The Flower of Evil

Release year: 2020

Directed by: Claude Chabrol


Release year: 2020

Directed by: Wes Craven

Brave New World

Release year: 2020

Directed by: Gaia

United We Fall

Release year: 2020

Directed by: Bryan Law


Who was the US President on August 12, 2020?

On August 12, 2020 the US President was Donald John Trump (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 12, 2020?

On August 12, 2020 the UK Prime Minister was Boris Johnson (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on August 12, 2020?

On August 12, 2020 the Pope was Francis.


Back in 2020


What is special about August 12th?

August 12th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 12th 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 12th, such as:

  • 2018 - August 2018 lombok earthquake: sutopo purwo nugroho, spokesperson for bnpb, confirmed that 436 people have died in the earthquake in lombok.
  • 2017 - Syrian civil war: seven white helmets members are killed by unidentified gunmen storming their office in rebel-held sarmin in northwestern syria.
  • 2016 - August 2016 thailand bombings the attacks were not claimed by any group.

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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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