August 6th, 2021

August 6th, 2021, will fall on a Friday. It will be day 218 of 2021. The decade will be the 2020s.

Basic Facts

Basic facts and information about this date:

  • 6 months and 14 days will pass between now and August 6th, 2021.
  • Week Number: This date will occur during Week 31 of 2021.
  • Leap Year: 2021 is NOT a leap year.
  • Unix Timestamp: The Unix Timestamp for this date is 1628204400.

Horoscopes & Birthstone Information

Zodiac & Birthstone information:

  • Zodiac Sign (Astrology): Anyone born on August 6th, 2021, will have the star sign Leo.
  • However, if you are going by the new star sign system (2020), then the sign for this date is actually Cancer.
  • Zodiac Element: Fire.
  • Chinese Zodiac Animal: In the Chinese Zodiac, 2021 is the year of the Ox (Yin Wood).
  • Native American Zodiac: August 6th, 2021 falls under the Salmon.
  • Birthstone: Anyone born during the month of August will have the birthstone Peridot.

Celebrity Birthdays

Celebrities and historical figures that were born on the 6th of August:

Conception Dates

Interesting facts about conception dates.

  • If your baby is due on August 6th, 2021, then the date of conception was probably around the 27th of October, 2020. (Rough Estimate).
  • A baby that is conceived on August 6th, 2021, will be due on the 16th of May, 2022. (Rough Estimate).

6th of August

Events that have occurred on the 6th of August:

  • August 6th, 1945: Atomic bombing of Hiroshima.
  • August 6th, 1965: The Voting Rights Act of 1965 is signed into law. The act prohibits racial discrimination in voting.
  • August 6th, 1966: 42 people are killed when Braniff Flight 250 crashes in Falls City, Nebraska.
  • August 6th, 1978: Pope Paul VI passes away.
  • August 6th, 1983: German singer Klaus Nomi dies of complications related to AIDS.
  • August 6th, 1995: Cali Cartel leader Miguel Rodríguez Orejuela is arrested at his apartment.
  • August 6th, 2004: American musician Rick James passes away.
  • August 6th, 2004: Nadia Almada wins the 5th season of the reality TV series "Big Brother" (UK).
  • August 6th, 1960: Chubby Checker's song "The Twist" becomes a national sensation after he performs it on Dick Clark's American Bandstand.
  • August 6th, 1991: Former Iranian Prime Minister Shapour Bakhtiar is assassinated in Paris, France.
  • August 6th, 1993: The Fugitive (1993) is released in movie theaters.
  • August 6th, 1999: The movie The Sixth Sense (1999) is released.
  • August 6th, 1999: The Iron Giant (1999) is released in cinemas.
  • August 6th, 2001: Death Row CEO Suge Knight is released from prison after serving four years for a parole violation.
  • August 6th, 2003: Arnold Schwarzenegger announces his candidacy for the Governor of California.
  • August 6th, 2008: Pineapple Express (2008) is released in movie theaters.


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Time Difference & Statistics

Here are some fun statistics about August 6th, 2021.

  • 196 days will pass between now and then.
  • 16,930,800 seconds will pass between now and August 6th, 2021.
  • Between now and then, your heart will beat 19,752,600 times.
  • Between now and August 6th, 2021, earth will travel approximately 8,736,292,800 miles through space.
  • Between now and then, your eyes will blink 2,821,800 times.
  • Between now and then, you will take 1,456,049 steps. That's about 647 miles!
  • 203,170 meteors will enter the earth's atmosphere between now and then!

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