August 2nd, 1924.

August 2nd, 1924, was a Saturday. It was day 215 of 1924. The decade was the 1920s.

96 years, 10 months and 10 days have passed since August 2nd, 1924.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Leo.

Born on August 2nd, 1924.

People who were born on this exact date.

  • James Baldwin: Writer.

Basic facts.

Basic facts and information about this date.

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 96 years, 10 months and 10 days have passed since August 2nd, 1924.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 31 of 1924.
  • Leap Year: 1924 was a leap year, which means that it contained 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).
  • Age: Anyone born on August 2nd, 1924, will be 96 years of age.
  • Generation: People born in 1924 belong to the Greatest Generation generation.

Personality traits.

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Horoscope, birthstone & birth flower information.

Zodiac & Birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on August 2nd, 1924, will have the star sign Leo.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system that was discovered in 2020, then the sign for this date is actually Cancer.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1924 was the year of the Rat (Yang Wood).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 8.
  • Native American Zodiac: August 2nd, 1924 falls under the Salmon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.
  • Birth flower (August): The Gladiolus and the Poppy.

Were you born on this date?

If you were born on this date, then it is unlikely that you will remember anything from the year 1924.

This is because humans find it difficult to retrieve memories from their early childhood.

If you are looking for some childhood nostalgia, then check out August 2nd, 1930 instead.

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures and notable people who were born on the 2nd of August.

  • August 2nd, 1977: Edward Furlong (Actor) was born exactly 53 years after this date.


National holidays and famous events that fall on the 2nd of August.

  • Republic Day (Republic of Macedonia)

US President.

Calvin Coolidge was the President of the United States on August 2nd, 1924.

UK Prime Minister.

Ramsay MacDonald was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on August 2nd, 1924.

Conception dates.

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on August 2nd, 1924 was most likely conceived around the 24th of October, 1923.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on August 2nd, 1924 is close to the 12th of May, 1925.

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Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about August 2nd, 1924.

  • A total of 35,378 days have passed since this date.
  • 5,054 weeks have passed.
  • 3,056,659,200 seconds have passed since the August 2nd, 1924.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 3,566,102,400 times.
  • Since August 2nd, 1924, the earth has travelled approximately 1,577,236,147,200 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 509,443,200 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 262,872,691 steps. That's about 116,832 miles!
  • Since this date, 36,679,910 meteors have entered the earth's atmosphere!

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