What happened this day in history August 10, 1947

What are the important events that happened on August 10, 1947? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

August 10, 1947: Facts & Myths About This Day

August 10, 1947 is the 222nd day of the year 1947 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 143 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Sunday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is July 28, 1947 – a Sunday. Both day of the week are the same but did you notice the difference with the Gregorian calendar?

Strange as it may, if we name this day after a polygon then it will be called ‘dihectaicosadigon’ day.

If a person born on this day saved a dollar every day starting at age 4, then by now that person has accumulated $26,351.00. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

Leo is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Peridot is the modern birthstone for this month. Diamond is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

Pig is the mythical animal and Fire is the element for this person if we consider the very old art of Chinese astrology.

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Who were born on August 10, 1947?

  • 1947
    Alan Ward, English cricketer
  • 1947
    Anwar Ibrahim, Malaysian politician, Deputy Prime Minister of Malaysia
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    Ian Anderson, Scottish singer and flutist (Jethro Tull)

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