Friday August 20, 2021: on this day

August 20, 2021 was the 232nd day of the year 2021, under the sign of Leo and the day of the week was Friday.

Is August 20, 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 20, 2021, what holidays and observances are celebrated on August 20, 2021, which were the most popular songs , movies (e.g. Boy Culture, directed by Q. Allan Brocka), TV series (e.g. Open Your Eyes) and books back then.

On this page we will address all your questions and curiosities about August 20th, 2021 to help you enjoy your trip down memory lane.

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What day of the week was August 20, 2021?

August 20, 2021 was a Friday and it was the 231st day of the year 2021 in the Gregorian calendar.

August 20, 2021 can also be written as 8/20/2021 in the US and as 20/8/2021 in UK and Europe.

August 20, 2021 in August 2021 calendar


August 20, 2021: What happened on that day?


Who was born on August 20, 2021?

Whose famous birthday is on August 20th?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on August 20th:

  • Amy Adams
    Amy Adams

    Amy Adams is an American actress known for her versatile roles in films such as Enchanted, American Hustle, and Arrival.

  • Demi Lovato
    Demi Lovato

    American singer-songwriter, musician, and actress.

  • Andrew Garfield
    Andrew Garfield

    Andrew Garfield is a British-American actor known for his roles in The Social Network and The Amazing Spider-Man series.

  • Fred Durst
    Fred Durst

    Fred Durst is an American singer best known as the lead vocalist of the band Limp Bizkit.

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August 20, 2021: How old are you if you were born on that day?

You are 2 years 3 months old,

or 27 months and 17 days old,

or 119 weeks and 6 days old,

or 839 days old,

if you were born on August 20, 2021.

How many days until your next birthday if you were born on August 20, 2021?

There are 257 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Tuesday August 20th 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on August 20, 2021?

You belong to the Gen Alpha generation if you were born on August 20, 2021.


August 20, 2021: What famous people died on that day?

What famous deaths happened on August 20th?

Famous deaths on August 20th:

  • Joe Dassin

    American-born French singer-songwriter, Jules Dassin (1911aEUR”2008), and BA(c]atrice Launer (1913aEUR”2005), a New York-born musician.

  • Hugo Pratt

    Italian cartoon strip writer, famous for his famous cartoon strips, published first in 1945.

  • Ulla Jacobsson
    Ulla Jacobsson

    Swedish actress, perhaps most well-known for her role as the only female speaker in the film Zulu.

  • Kim Stanley

    American actress (Born in 1925).

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August 20, 2021: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for August 20, 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 20, 2021: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

Ox chinese zodiac sign

The Chinese Zodiac sign for August 20, 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 20, 2021: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on August 20, 2021:

  • Morocco - Revolution of the King and the People Day
  • RC saints - Saint Bernard of Clairvaux
  • Estonia - Restoration Day
  • Hungary - St. Stephen's day, the main national holiday in Hungary
  • Bahá'f Faith - Feast of Asmá (Names) - First day of the ninth month of the Bahá'f Calendar

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August 20, 2021: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on August 20, 2021 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

Boy Culture

Boy Culture

Release year: 2021

Directed by: Q. Allan Brocka

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

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 20, 2021: What were the most popular TV Series on that day?

The most popular TV Series on August 20, 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:

Open Your Eyes

Open Your Eyes

Release year: 2021

Directed by: Alejandro Amenabar

Diary of a Wimpy Kid

Diary of a Wimpy Kid

Release year: 2021

Directed by: Thor Freudenthal



Release year: 2021

Directed by: Ryan Bottiglieri

The Chair

The Chair

Release year: 2021

Directed by: Nicholas O'Dwyer

Hit & Run

Hit & Run

Release year: 2021

Directed by: David Blyth

Birth chart on this day

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August 20, 2021: What was the lunar phase on that day?

Lunar phase


The lunar phase on August 20, 2021 was Full Moon.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on August 20, 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 20, 2021 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 98% full, rising at 07:09 pm and setting at 04:49 am.

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 20, 2021?

On August 20, 2021 the US President was Joe Biden (Democrat).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 20, 2021?

On August 20, 2021 the UK Prime Minister was Boris Johnson (Conservative).

Who was the Pope on August 20, 2021?

On August 20, 2021 the Pope was Francis.


What is special about August 20th?

August 20th refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 20th 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 20th, such as:

  • 2018 - Terrorism in Europe. A man storms into a Mossos-d'Esquadra station carrying a knife and is shot by an officer. The incident is being treated as an attempt to terrorist attack by police.
  • 2017 - Iraqi Civil War: Battle of Tal Afar 2017: Iraqi security forces launch a ground offensive, along with Shi'ite volunteers, Kurdish Peshmerga fighters and Shi'ite volunteers, to retake Tal Afar from the Islamic State of Iraq (ISIL) militants. Since the liberation of Mosul, the city has been isolated and is now in the hands of ISIL.
  • 2016 - Gaziantep bombing. A suicide bomber attacks a Kurdish wedding celebration at Gaziantep in Turkey, killing at least 22 and wounding 94. (Reuters),

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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.

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