Monday August 23, 2021: Zodiac, Events, Birthdays and Holidays

US date format: 8/23/2021, UK date format: 23/8/2021

August 23rd, 2021 was the 235th day of the year 2021 in the Gregorian calendar, under the sign of Virgo. The day of the week was Monday.

Mortal Kombat Legends: Battle of the Realms, directed by Ethan Spaulding, was one of the most viewed movie released in 2021

On TV people were watching Vigil.

The US president was Joe Biden (Democrat), 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 23, 2021 Events

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What happened on August 23 in history? Find out the list of August 23rd major events

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August 23, 2021 Famous Birthdays

Other August 23rd famous birthdays

  • River Phoenix

    American actor with a impressive filmography by his 20s.

  • Kobe Bryant

    Bryant, an American basketball star and athlete for the Los Angeles Lakers, was accused of rape on 23 March 2003.

  • American singer (The Strokes).

  • Gene Kelly

    American actor/dancer ("Singing in The Rain") dies at the age of 83.

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If August 23, 2021 is your birthday you are 2 years old. Find out how old you are in years, months, weeks and days and how long until your next birthday on August 23.

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August 23, 2021 Famous Deaths

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August 23, 2021 Zodiac

Western Zodiac - Astrological Sign

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Virgo personality

Who should a Virgo 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

Personality of August born

Chinese Zodiac

Ox chinese zodiac sign

Sign: Ox

Element: Metal

Ox personality

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August 23, 2021 Day of the Week and Calendar

What day of the week was August 23, 2021?

The day of the week was Monday.

August 23rd marks the 234th day of the Gregorian calendar for the year 2021.

There are 130 days remaining until the end of the year. Calculate the number of days between two dates.


August 23, 2021 Holidays and Observances

What is special on August 23, 2021?


  • Astrology - Last day of sun sign Leo in the tropical zodiac
  • Swaziland - Umhlanga Day
  • Romania - Liberation Day (1944)
  • RC Saints - Saint Rose of Lima
  • Roman festivals - Vulcanalia


  • International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and Its Abolition [UNESCO]

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Mortal Kombat Legends: Battle of the Realms

Mortal Kombat Legends: Battle of the Realms

Release year: 2021

Directed by: Ethan Spaulding

Starring: Jennifer Carpenter, Grey Griffin, Joel McHale, Fred Tatasciore

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



Release year: 2021

Directed by: Denis Villeneuve

Starring: Timothée Chalamet, Rebecca Ferguson, Zendaya, David Dastmalchian

Country: United States of America

TV Series

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Release year: 2021

Directed by: Vincent Ward



Release year: 2021

Directed by: Andrew Fleming

On the Verge

On the Verge

Release year: 2021

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

Birth chart on this day

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August 23, 2021 Lunar and Planetary phase

Lunar phase

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The moon phase for August 23, 2021 is Full Moon.

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