What happened this day in history August 28, 1965

What are the important events that happened on August 28, 1965? Here are historical events, facts, and some myths about this day.

August 28, 1965: Facts & Myths About This Day

August 28, 1965 is the 240th day of the year 1965 in the Gregorian calendar. There are 125 days remaining until the end of this year. The day of the week is Saturday.

Under the Julian calendar, this day is August 15, 1965 – a Saturday. 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 ‘dihectatetracontagon’ day.

If a person born on this day saved a Half dollar every day starting at age 6, then by now that person has accumulated $9,610.50. (Assuming this person is still alive today.)

Virgo 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.

Snake is the mythical animal and Wood 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 28, 1965?

  • 1965
    Amanda Tapping, Canadian actress, director and producer
  • 1965
    Satoshi Tajiri, founder of Game Freak
  • 1965
    Shania Twain, Canadian singer

Who died on August 28, 1965?

  • 1965
    Giulio Racah, Israeli physicist (b. 1909)

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