August 23, 1936

August 23, 1936, was a Sunday. It was 87 years, 9 months, and 6 days ago. The zodiac star sign for this date is Virgo.


Born on August 23, 1936

People who were born on this exact date:


This date occurred 32,056 days ago. Approximately 1,069 months have passed. It was the 236th day of 1936, in week 34. The decade was the 1930s. People who were born on August 23, 1936, are now 87 years old and belong to the Silent Generation generation. 1936 was a leap year, which means that it had an extra day in February. 356 seasons of weather have come and gone since then.


News, nostalgia, and fads

These are news stories, trending topics, and fads that were popular on August 23, 1936.

  • The Great Depression.

    The Great Depression

    A severe worldwide economic depression was occurring during this period of time.

Personality traits

Check out our personality summary for people who were born on August 23, 1936.

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Zodiac info


Zodiac, birthstone, and birth flower information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on August 23, 1936, will have the star sign Virgo.
  • Zodiac Element: Earth.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 1936 was the year of the Rat (Yang Wood).
  • The Life Path Number for this date is 5.
  • Native American Zodiac: August 23, 1936 falls under the Bear.
  • Birthstone: A person during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.
  • Birth flower (August): The Gladiolus and the Poppy.
Children TV shows

Cartoons and children's TV shows in August 1936

Children and teenagers were watching the following cartoons and TV series:

Looney Tunes
Looney Tunes

Toys in 1936

If you were a child on this date, then you may have had some of the following toys:

Dimestore soldiers
Dimestore soldiers

Were you born on August 23, 1936?

If you were born on this date, then it is unlikely that you will remember anything from the year 1936.

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

If you are looking for some childhood nostalgia, then you should check out August 23, 1942, instead.

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrities, historical figures, and other notable people who were born on August 23.

Rodney Alcala

Rodney Alcala

Serial killer Deceased
Born on August 23, 1943
He was born exactly 7 years after this date.

Keith Moon

Keith Moon

Drummer Deceased
Born on August 23, 1946
He was born exactly 10 years after this date.

River Phoenix

River Phoenix

Actor Deceased
Born on August 23, 1970
He was born exactly 34 years after this date.

Kobe Bryant

Kobe Bryant

Basketball player Deceased
Born on August 23, 1978
He was born exactly 42 years after this date.

August Ames

August Ames

Adult actress Deceased
Born on August 23, 1994
She was born exactly 58 years after this date.

Lil Yachty

Lil Yachty

Born on August 23, 1997
He was born exactly 61 years after this date.


US President

Franklin Delano Roosevelt was the President of the United States on August 23, 1936.


UK Prime Minister

Stanley Baldwin was the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.


Conception dates

Conception estimates for this date.

  • A baby that was born on August 23, 1936 was most likely conceived around December 1, 1935.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on August 23, 1936 is close to May 16, 1937.

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Stats for August 23, 1936


Here are some interesting statistics about August 23, 1936:

  • 32,056 days have passed since this date.
  • 4,579 weeks have passed.
  • 2,769,638,400 seconds have passed since August 23, 1936.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beat approximately 3,231,244,800 times.
  • Since then, the Earth has traveled approximately 1,429,133,414,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 461,606,400 times.
  • You have taken approximately 238,188,902 steps. That's roughly 105,862 miles.
  • 33,235,661 meteors have entered the Earth's atmosphere.
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