List of Important Days in August
Important Days in August
Important days of other months
August is the eighth month of the year in Julian Calendar and Gregorian Calendar and it is the fifth month to have 31 Days. The eighth month of the year – August is named after Augustus Caesar. Initially, August is the sixth month of the year and it was changed around 450 BCE when January and February month was added to the calendar. The August month is considered to be the busiest time for tourism as is it falls on the period of the main school summer holiday.
During the normal years, the first day of August doesn’t start on the same day of the other months, but the last day of August ends on the same day of the November. During leap years, the first day of August starts on the same day of February and the last day ends on the same day of November. Gladiolus or poppy is the birth flower of August and peridot or onyx is the birthstone for August. Every day in August is attached with some special celebrations, holidays, festivals, and special observations. The important holidays, national days and international days observed on every day of the August 2018 are listed above. Keep on visiting us to know the Important Days in August.