August 29th, 1936

August 29th, 1936, was a Saturday. It was Day 242 of 1936. The decade was the 1930s.

86 years, 9 months, and 7 days have passed since August 29th, 1936.

The zodiac star sign for this date is Virgo.


Born on August 29th, 1936.

People who were born on this exact date.


News topics, nostalgic fads, and pop culture events.

These are news stories, trending topics, and fads that were popular on August 29th, 1936.

  • The Great Depression.

    The Great Depression.

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



Basic facts and information about this date:

  • This date fell on a weekend.
  • 86 years, 9 months, and 7 days have passed since August 29th, 1936.
  • Week Number: This date occurred during Week 35 of 1936.
  • Leap Year: 1936 was a leap year, which means that it contained 366 days instead of 365 (with an extra day in February).
  • Age: People born on August 29th, 1936, are now 86 years old.
  • Generation: People born in 1936 belong to the Silent Generation generation.

Personality traits.

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Zodiac info

Horoscope, birthstone, and birth flower information.

Zodiac and birthstone information.

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  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on August 29th, 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 2.
  • Native American Zodiac: August 29th, 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

Kids' TV shows on August 29th, 1936.

Cartoons and TV shows that children and teenagers were watching on this day in 1936.

Looney Tunes
Looney Tunes


Popular toys and games in 1936.

Toys and games that were popular on this date in 1936.

Dimestore soldiers
Dimestore soldiers

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 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 29th, 1942, instead.

Celebrity birthdays

Celebrity birthdays.

Celebrities, historical figures, and other notable people who were born on August 29th.

Richard Attenborough

Actor. Deceased
Born on August 29th, 1923
He turned 13 on this day in 1936.

Michael Jackson

Singer. Deceased
Born on August 29th, 1958
He was born exactly 22 years after this date.

Thomas Tuchel

German football manager.
Born on August 29th, 1973
He was born exactly 37 years after this date.

Liam Payne

Born on August 29th, 1993
He was born exactly 57 years after this date.

Fred Figglehorn

YouTube personality.
Born on August 29th, 1993
He was born exactly 57 years after this date.


US President.

Franklin Delano Roosevelt was the President of the United States on August 29th, 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 29th, 1936 was most likely conceived around December 7th, 1935.
  • The due date for a baby that was conceived on August 29th, 1936 is close to May 22nd, 1937.

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Stats for August 29th, 1936

Time difference & statistics.

Here are some fun statistics about August 29th, 1936.

  • A total of 31,691 days have passed since this date.
  • 4,527 weeks have passed.
  • 2,738,102,400 seconds have passed since the August 29th, 1936.
  • If you were born on this day, your heart has beated approximately 3,194,452,800 times.
  • Since August 29th, 1936, the Earth has travelled approximately 1,412,860,838,400 miles through space.
  • If you were born on this day, your eyes have blinked approximately 456,350,400 times.
  • If you were born on this day, you have taken approximately 235,476,806 steps. That's about 104,656 miles!
  • Since this date, 32,857,229 meteors have entered the Earth's atmosphere!
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