Zodiac Signs August 1965 Birthstone
August Birthstones Astrology
- The August Birthstones are the Peridot and Sardonyx. The peridot symbolizes strength. It is sometimes called the evening emerald for its light green color. It was once believed that the green peridot crystals found in volcanic ashes were the tears of the volcano goddess Pele. When set in gold, this gem was said to protect the wearer from nightmares. Peridot is called the traditional birthstone of August. Sardonyx is considered the secondary birthstone of August.
August Zodiac Signs
- Month of August Zodiac Signs are Leo(until August 22) and Virgo(from August 23 onwards).
- Leo (July 23 - August 21) Like the ruler of the jungle Leos are natural born leaders. Main qualities that make a great leader are being brave and headstrong. However Leos also can be loving and generous. To combine these qualities and finding balance is of great importance to Leos.
Leos are compatible with: other Leo as well as Libra, Sagittarius, Cancer, and Gemini.
- Virgo (August 22 - September 22) People born into the star sign Virgo are perfectionists. Having a goog memorie and great social instincts are big qualities of Virgo. Organization and planning comes very easy to Virgos. This is also the reason why working in teams as a project manager or even a normal team member feels like a great time to them.
Virgo are compatible with: other Virgos as well as Scorpio, Capricorn, Taurus and Cancer.
August Birth Flowers
- Month of August flower is the Gladiolus or Sword Lily. It blooms in a variety of colours like red, pink, white, yellow and orange. This birth flower stands for sincerity and symbolises strength of character. With Gladiolus, the recipient's heart is being pierced with love. The other August flower is the poppy. A red poppy signifies pleasure, a white poppy is given for consolation, and a yellow poppy wishes wealth and success.
- Strength, Moral Integrity, Remembrance and Infatuation. This long lasting August Birth Flower Gladiolus comes in a variety of colours.
Historical Events for August, 1965
- 4th » The Politics of the Cook Islands Constitution e.g Constitution of Cook Islands comes into force, giving the Cook Islands self-governing status within New Zealand.
- 5th » The Indo-Pakistani War of 1965 begins as Pakistani soldiers cross the Line of Control dressed as locals.
- 6th » President of the United States e.g US President Lyndon B. Johnson signs the Voting Rights Act of 1965 into Law of the United States named law.
- 9th » Singapore is History of the Republic of Singapore Independence of Singapore named expelled from Malaysia and becomes the only country to date to gain independence unwillingly.
- 9th » A fire at a LGM-25C Titan II or Titan missile base near Searcy, Arkansas kills 53 construction workers.
- 11th » Race riots (the Watts Riots) begin in the Watts, Los Angeles named Watts area of Los Angeles called Los Angeles, California.
- 18th » Vietnam War: Operation Starlite begins United States Marine Corps known as United States Marines destroy a Viet Cong stronghold on the Van Tuong peninsula in the first major American ground battle of the war.
- 19th » Prime Minister of Japan or Japanese prime minister Eisaku Satō becomes the first post-World War II sitting prime minister to visit Okinawa Prefecture.
- 29th » The Gemini V spacecraft returns to Earth, landing in the Atlantic ocean.
- 31st » The Aero Spacelines Super Guppy aircraft makes its first flight.
Famous Birthdays on August in 1965
- 1st » Sam Mendes, English director and producer
- 1st » Brandt Jobe, American golfer
- 2nd » Joe Hockey, Australian lawyer and politician, 38th Treasurer of Australia
- 2nd » Hisanobu Watanabe, Japanese baseball player and coach
- 4th » Adam Afriyie, English politician
- 4th » Terri Lyne Carrington, American singer-songwriter, drummer, and producer
- 4th » Crystal Chappell, American actress, director, producer, and screenwriter
- 4th » Dennis Lehane, American author, screenwriter, and producer
- 4th » Wayne Pacelle, American humanitarian and author
- 4th » Fredrik Reinfeldt, Swedish politician, 42nd Prime Minister of Sweden
- 4th » Michael Skibbe, German footballer and manager
- 4th » James Tupper, Canadian actor
- 5th » Jeff Coffin, American saxophonist and composer (Dave Matthews Band and Béla Fleck and the Flecktones)
- 5th » Motoi Sakuraba, Japanese keyboard player and composer
- 5th » Scott William Winters, American actor
- 6th » Yuki Kajiura, Japanese pianist and composer (See-Saw)
- 6th » Juliane Köhler, German actress
- 6th » David Robinson (basketball) or David Robinson, American basketball player and lieutenant
- 6th » Mark Speight, English television host (d. 2008)
- 6th » Vince Wells, England cricketer
- 8th » Angus Fraser, English cricketer, manager, and journalist
- 8th » El Hefe, American guitarist and trumpet player (NOFX)
- 8th » Kate Langbroek, Australian talk show host
- 9th » Chin Kar-lok, Hong Kong actor
- 10th » Claudia Christian, American actress and singer
- 10th » Toumani Diabaté, Malian Kora (instrument) or kora player
- 10th » Mike E. Smith, American jockey
- 10th » John Starks (basketball) named John Starks, American basketball player and coach
- 11th » Marc Bergevin, Canadian ice hockey player and manager
- 11th » Embeth Davidtz, American actress
- 11th » Viola Davis, American actress
- 11th » Duane Martin, American actor and producer
- 11th » Shinji Mikami, Japanese video game designer, created 'Resident Evil'
- 12th » James DuMont, American actor and producer
- 12th » Peter Krause, American actor and producer
- 13th » Mark Lemke, American baseball player, coach, and radio host
- 13th » Hayato Matsuo, Japanese composer and conductor
- 14th » Emmanuelle Béart, French actress
- 14th » Brannon Braga, American screenwriter and producer
- 14th » Mark Collins (musician) or Mark Collins, English guitarist and songwriter (The Charlatans (UK band) called The Charlatans and The Waltones)
- 14th » Terry Richardson, American photographer
- 15th » Rob Thomas (writer) known as Rob Thomas, American author, screenwriter, and producer
- 17th » Steve Gorman, American drummer (The Black Crowes and Trigger Hippy)
- 18th » Kōji Kikkawa, Japanese singer (Complex (band) e.g Complex)
- 18th » Ikue Ōtani, Japanese voice actress
- 19th » Maria de Medeiros, Portuguese actress, singer, and director
- 19th » Kevin Dillon, American actor
- 19th » Kyra Sedgwick, American actress and producer
- 20th » KRS-One, American rapper, producer, and actor (Boogie Down Productions)
- 21st » Jim Bullinger, American baseball player
- 21st » Caryn Mower, American wrestler, actress, and stuntwoman
- 22nd » Courtney Gains, American actor and producer
- 22nd » Chen Liping, Singaporean actress
- 23rd » Roger Avary, Canadian director, producer, and screenwriter
- 24th » Marlee Matlin, American actress
- 24th » Reggie Miller, American basketball player and sportscaster
- 24th » Brian Rajadurai, Sri Lankan-Canadian cricketer
- 25th » Cornelius Bennett, American football player
- 25th » Sanjeev Sharma, Indian cricketer and coach
- 25th » Mia Zapata, American singer-songwriter (The Gits) (d. 1993)
- 26th » Carolina Arregui, Chilean actress
- 26th » Chris Burke (actor) or Chris Burke, American actor and singer
- 26th » Bobby Duncum, Jr., American wrestler (d. 2000)
- 26th » Marcus du Sautoy, English mathematician and academic
- 26th » Jon Hensley, American actor
- 27th » Scott Dibble (politician) known as Scott Dibble, American politician
- 27th » Cheryl Fergison, English actress
- 27th » Wayne James, Zimbabwean cricketer
- 27th » Ange Postecoglou, Greek-Australian footballer and coach
- 28th » Satoshi Tajiri, Japanese video game designer, founded Game Freak
- 28th » Amanda Tapping, Canadian actress, director, and producer
- 28th » Shania Twain, Canadian singer-songwriter
- 29th » Will Perdue, American basketball player and sportscaster
- 29th » Dina Spybey, American actress
- 31st » Céline Bonnier, Canadian actress
- 31st » Zsolt Borkai, Hungarian gymnast
- 31st » Susan Gritton, English soprano
- 31st » Willie Watson (New Zealand cricketer) known as Willie Watson, New Zealand cricketer
Famous Deaths for August 1965
- 8th » Shirley Jackson, American author (b. 1916)
- 11th » Bill Woodfull, Australian cricketer and educator (b. 1897)
- 13th » Hayato Ikeda, Japanese politician, 58th Prime Minister of Japan (b. 1899)
- 14th » Vello Kaaristo, Estonian skier (b. 1911)
- 20th » Jonathan Daniels, American activist (b. 1939)
- 20th » George Oliver (golfer) known as George Oliver, American golfer (b. 1883)
- 22nd » Ellen Church, American flight attendant (b. 1904)
- 24th » Mart Kuusik, Estonian rower (b. 1877)
- 25th » Moonlight Graham, American baseball player and physician (b. 1879)
- 27th » Le Corbusier, Swiss-French architect, designed the Philips Pavilion (b. 1887)
- 28th » Giulio Racah, Italian-Israeli physicist and mathematician (b. 1909)
- 31st » E. E. Smith, American engineer and author (b. 1890)
Year 1965 Chinese Zodiac Signs and Astrology. Month of August Star Signs.
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