August 31st is the 243rd day of the year (244th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 122 days left to the end of the year.
♍ Virgo is the Zodiac Sign for Aug 31st
Let us explore August 31st Birthday Astrology traits for Virgo.
Virgo is the sixth astrological sign in the Zodiac. The symbol of the maiden is based on Astraea. She was the last immortal to abandon earth at the end of the Silver Age, when the gods fled to Olympus - hence the sign is association with earth. Quiet and introverted, the Virgo are the waters that run deep.
To the outside Virgo appear calm and collected, but on the inside you can find nervousness, intensity, desire for perfection and analyzing about everything. This kind of behaviour can be become very tiring very fast. Virgo has a big desire for improvement and perfection. This can lead to extreme pickiness.
They are pure at heart and have honest motives when trying to accomplish something. Extremely faithful and amazing at communication. Serving under others gives Virgos great joy. That is exactly why they will do extremely well in many types of jobs as they are methodical, hard working and efficient.
If you were born August on the 31st August then your zodiac sign is Virgo.
31st August Birthday Astrology
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.
Month of August Zodiac Signs are Leo(until August 22) and Virgo(from August 23 onwards).
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 31st
Year 314 » Silvester I begins his reign as Pope of the Catholic Church, succeeding Pope Miltiades.
Year 1849 Astrology » Corn Laws are abolished in the United Kingdom pursuant to legislation in 1846.
Year 1862 Astrology » Alvan Graham Clark discovers the white dwarf star Sirius B, a companion of Sirius, through an convert 18.5 in cm adj=on telescope now located at Northwestern University.
Year 1865 Astrology » American Civil War: The United States Congress passes the Thirteenth Amendment to the Constitution of the United States, abolishing slavery and submits it to the states for ratification.
Year 1865 » American Civil War: Confederate States of America e.g Confederate General Robert E. Lee becomes general-in-chief.
Year 1867 Astrology » Maronite nationalist leader Youssef Karam leaves Lebanon on board a French ship bound for Algeria.
Year 1891 Astrology » History of Portugal (1834–1910) or History of Portugal: The first attempt at a Portuguese republicanism called republican revolution breaks out in the northern city of Porto.
Year 1900 Astrology » Datu Muhammad Salleh is assassination known as assassinated in Kampung Teboh, Tambunan, ending the Mat Salleh Rebellion.
Year 1915 Astrology » World War I: German Empire Germany is the first to make large-scale use of Chemical weapons in World War I poison gas in warfare in the Battle of Bolimów against Russian Empire Russia.
Year 1917 Astrology » World War I: Germany announces that its U-boats will U-boat Campaign (World War I) called resume unrestricted submarine warfare after a two-year hiatus.
Year 1918 Astrology » A Battle of May Island named series of accidental collisions on a misty Scottish night leads to the loss of two Royal Navy submarines with over a hundred lives, and damage to another five British warships.
Year 1942 Astrology » World War II: Allied forces are defeated by the Japanese at the Battle of Malaya and retreat to the island of Singapore.
Year 1944 Astrology » World War II: American forces land on Kwajalein Atoll and other islands in the Japanese-held Marshall Islands.
Year 1945 Astrology » World War II: the end of fighting in the Battle of Hill 170 during the Burma Campaign, in which the British 3 Commando Brigade repulsed a Japanese counterattack on their positions and precipitated a general retirement from the Rakhine State called Arakan
Year 1945 » World War II: About 3,000 inmates from the Stutthof concentration camp are forcibly marched into the Baltic Sea at Palmnicken (now Yantarny, Russia) and executed.
Year 1945 » United States Army US Army private Eddie Slovik is capital punishment executed for desertion, the first such execution of an American soldier since the American Civil War Civil War.
Year 1949 Astrology » These Are My Children, the first television daytime soap opera is broadcast by the NBC station in Chicago.
Year 1950 Astrology » President of the United States e.g President Harry S. Truman announces a program to develop the hydrogen bomb.
Year 1953 Astrology » A North Sea flood of 1953 or North Sea flood causes over 1,800 deaths in the Netherlands and over 300 in the United Kingdom
Year 1957 Astrology » Eight people on the ground in Pacoima, Los Angeles called Pacoima, California are killed following the Pacoima aircraft accident known as mid-air collision between a Douglas DC-7 airliner and a Northrop F-89 Scorpion fighter jet.
Year 1958 » Explorer program: 'Explorer 1' The first successful launch of an American satellite into orbit.
Year 1961 Astrology » Project Mercury: Mercury-Redstone 2 Ham the Chimp travels into space science named outer space.
Year 1966 Astrology » The Soviet Union launches the unmanned Luna 9 spacecraft as part of the Luna programme known as Luna program.
Year 1968 Astrology » Viet Cong attack the United States embassy in Saigon, and other attacks, in the early morning hours, later grouped together as the Tet Offensive.
Year 1968 » Nauru gains independence from Australia.
Year 1971 Astrology » The Winter Soldier Investigation, organized by the Vietnam Veterans Against the War to publicize war crimes and atrocities by United States named Americans and allies in Vietnam, begins in Detroit, Michigan.
Year 1971 » Apollo program: Apollo 14 Astronauts Alan Shepard, Stuart Roosa, and Edgar Mitchell, aboard a Saturn V, lift off for a mission to the Fra Mauro formation known as Fra Mauro Highlands on the Moon.
Year 1995 Astrology » President Bill Clinton authorizes a $20 billion loan to Mexico to stabilize its Economy of Mexico or economy.
Year 1996 Astrology » An explosives-filled truck rams into the gates of the Central Bank of Sri Lanka in Colombo, Sri Lanka killing at least 86 and injuring 1,400.
Year 1996 » Comet Hyakutake is discovered by Japanese amateur astronomer Yuji Hyakutake.
Year 2000 Astrology » Alaska Airlines Flight 261 crash: An MD-83, experiencing horizontal stabilizer problems, crashes in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Point Mugu, California, killing all 88 aboard.
Year 2001 Astrology » In the Netherlands, a Scottish court convicts Libyan Abdelbaset al-Megrahi and acquits another Libyan citizen for their part in the bombing of Pan Am Flight 103 over Lockerbie, Scotland in 1988.
Year 2003 Astrology » The Waterfall rail accident occurs near Waterfall, New South Wales, Australia.
Year 2007 Astrology » 31 January 2007 Birmingham raid e.g Suspects are arrested in Birmingham in the UK, accused of plotting the kidnap, holding and eventual beheading of a serving Muslim British soldier in Iraq.
Year 2009 Astrology » In Kenya, at least 113 people are killed and over 200 injured following an Molo fire oil spillage ignition in Molo, Kenya Molo, days after 2009 Nakumatt supermarket fire a massive fire at a Nakumatt supermarket in Nairobi killed at least 25 people.
Year 2010 Astrology » 'Avatar (2009 film) or Avatar' becomes the first film to gross over List of highest-grossing films or $2 billion worldwide.
Year 2011 Astrology » A January 31 – February 2, 2011 North American blizzard named winter storm hits North America for the January 25–27, 2011 North American blizzard e.g second time in the same month, causing $1.8 billion in damage across the United States and Canada and kil
Year 2013 Astrology » Torre Ejecutiva Pemex explosion e.g An explosion at the Torre Ejecutiva Pemex known as Pemex Executive Tower in Mexico City kills at least 33 people and injures more than 100.
Birthday Astrology and Zodiac Signs for the Month of August