Augusztus 14. az év 226. (szökőévben 227.) napja a Gergely-naptár szerint. Az évből még 139 nap van hátra. Névnapok: Marcell + Atanáz, Atanázia, Bere, ...
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1. AD 14 – Agrippa Postumus, maternal grandson of the late Roman emperor Augustus, is executed by his guards under mysterious circumstances while in exile. 2. 636 – Battle of Yarmouk: Arab forces led by Khalid ibn al-Walid take control of the Levant away from the Byzantine Empire, marking the first great wave of Muslim conquests and the rapid advance of Islam outside Arabia. 3. 917 – Battle of Acheloos: Tsar Simeon I of Bulgaria decisively defeats a Byzantinearmy. 4. 1083 – Canonization of th...
1. 1672 – Former Grand Pensionary Johan de Witt and his brother Cornelis are lynched by an angry mob in The Hague. 2. 1707 – The first Siege of Pensacola comes to an end with the failure of the British to capture Pensacola, Florida. 3. 1710 – War of the Spanish Succession: A multinational army led by the Austrian commander Guido Starhemberg defeats the Spanish-Bourbon army commanded by Alexandre Maître, Marquis de Bay in the Battle of Saragossa. 4. 1775 – The Spanish establish the Presidio Sa...
1. 1910 – Extreme fire weather in the Inland Northwest of the United States causes many small wildfires to coalesce into the Great Fire of 1910, burning approximately 3 million acres (12,000 km2) and killing 87 people. 2. 1914 – World War I: Brussels is captured during the German invasion of Belgium. 3. 1920 – The first commercial radio station, 8MK (now WWJ), begins operations in Detroit. 4. 1920 – The National Football League is organized as the American Professional Football Conference in...
1. 1086 – Bolesław III Wrymouth, Prince of Poland (d. 1138) 2. 1377 – Shahrukh Mirza, ruler of Persia and Transoxiania (d. 1447) 3. 1457 – Seongjong of Joseon, King of Joseon (d. 1494) 4. 1517 – Antoine Perrenot de Granvelle, French cardinal and art collector (d. 1586) 5. 1561 – Jacopo Peri, Italian singer and composer (d. 1633)
1. 1625 – Thomas Corneille, French playwright and philologist (d. 1709) 2. 1632 – Louis Bourdaloue, French preacher and academic (d. 1704) 3. 1659 – Henry Every, English pirate (d. 1696) 4. 1710 – Thomas Simpson, English mathematician and academic (d. 1761) 5. 1719 – Christian Mayer, Czech astronomer and educator (d. 1783) 6. 1720 – Bernard de Bury, French harpsichordplayer and composer (d. 1785) 7. 1778 – Bernardo O'Higgins, Chilean general and politician, 2nd Supreme Director of Chile(d. 18...
1. 1901 – Salvatore Quasimodo, Italian novelist and poet, Nobel Prizelaureate (d. 1968) 2. 1905 – Jean Gebser, German linguist, poet, and philosopher (d. 1973) 3. 1905 – Mikio Naruse, Japanese director and screenwriter (d. 1969) 4. 1905 – Jack Teagarden, American singer-songwriter and trombonist (d. 1964) 5. 1906 – Vidrik Rootare, Estonian chess player (d. 1981) 6. 1908 – Al López, American baseball player and manager (d. 2005) 7. 1909 – André Morell, English actor (d. 1978) 8. 1909 – Alby Ro...
1. AD 14 – Agrippa Postumus, Roman son of Marcus Vipsanius Agrippa(b. 12 BC) 2. 535 – Mochta, Irish missionary and saint 3. 651 – Oswine of Deira 4. 768 – Eadberht of Northumbria 5. 917 – Constantine Lips, Byzantineadmiral 6. 984 – Pope John XIV 7. 1153 – Bernard of Clairvaux, French theologian and saint (b. 1090) 8. 1158 – Rögnvald Kali Kolsson(b. 1100), Earl of Orkney and Saint 9. 1297 – William Fraser, bishop and Guardian of Scotland 10. 1348 – Laurence Hastings, 1st Earl of Pembroke(b. 13...
1. 1611 – Tomás Luis de Victoria, Spanish priest and composer (b. 1548) 2. 1639 – Martin Opitz, German poet and hymnwriter (b. 1597) 3. 1648 – Edward Herbert, 1st Baron Herbert of Cherbury, English soldier and diplomat (b. 1583) 4. 1651 – Jeremi Wiśniowiecki, Polish nobleman (b. 1612) 5. 1672 – Cornelis de Witt, Dutch lawyer and politician (b. 1623) 6. 1672 – Johan de Witt, Dutch mathematician and politician (b. 1625) 7. 1680 – William Bedloe, English spy (b. 1650) 8. 1701 – Sir Charles Sedle...
1. 1912 – William Booth, English preacher, co-founded The Salvation Army(b. 1829) 2. 1914 – Pope Pius X(b. 1835) 3. 1915 – Paul Ehrlich, German physician and academic, Nobel Prizelaureate (b. 1854) 4. 1917 – Adolf von Baeyer, German chemist and academic, Nobel Prizelaureate (b. 1835) 5. 1919 – Greg MacGregor, Scottish cricketer and rugby player (b. 1869) 6. 1930 – Charles Bannerman, Australian cricketer and umpire (b. 1851) 7. 1936 – Edward Weston, English-American chemist (b. 1850) 8. 1939 –...Christian feast day:Feast of Asmá’ (Baháʼí Faith, only if Baháʼí Naw-Rúzfalls on March 21)Indian Akshay Urja Day (India)Restoration of Independence Day, re-declaration of the independence of Estonia from the Soviet Unionin 1991.
August is the eighth month of the year in the Julian and Gregorian calendars, and the fifth of seven months to have a length of 31 days. Its zodiac sign is Leo and was originally named Sextilis in Latin because it was the 6th month in the original ten-month Roman calendar under Romulus in 753 BC, with March being the first month of the year.
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Kylie Kristen Jenner was born on August 10, 1997, in Los Angeles, California. The youngest daughter of former Olympic decathlete champion Caitlyn Jenner (then known as Bruce Jenner)[b] and television personality and businesswoman Kris Jenner (née Houghton). Jenner has an older sister, Kendall and eight half-siblings. From Caitlyn's side of the family, she has three older half-brothers―Burt, Brandon, and Brody Jenner―and one older half-sister Casey. From Kris' side of the family, Jenner has three older half-sisters―Kourtney, Kim, Khloé―and one older half-brother Rob Kardashian. Jenner attended Sierra Canyon School, where she was also a member of the cheerleading team. Jenner claims to have performed in plays while attending school, along with community plays. In 2012, she became homeschooled and enrolled in an at-home education program, from which she graduated with a high school diploma in July 2015 from Laurel Springs School in Ojai, California.
2007–2012: Keeping Up with the Kardashians
In 2007, Jenner, along with her parents and siblings, Kendall, Kourtney, Kim, Khloé, and Rob, began appearing in the reality television series Keeping Up with the Kardashians, which chronicles the personal and professional lives of their family members. The series was successful for its network, E!, and has resulted in the creation of numerous spin-offs including Kourtney and Kim Take Miami, Khloé & Lamar, Kourtney and Kim Take New York, and Kourtney and Khloé Take The Hamptons, in which Jenn...
2013–2014: Early ventures
The Jenner sisters co-hosted the 2014 Much Music Video Awards, where Kylie made her acting debut in a promo for the show in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, in June 2014. In August 2014, the Jenner sisters appeared in singer PartyNextDoor's "Recognize" music video. She also appeared in Jaden Smith's music video for his song "Blue Ocean". Jenner and her sister Kendall co-authored the dystopian science fiction novel Rebels: City of Indra: The Story of Lex and Livia, which revolved around two twin girl...
2015–2018: Rise of Kylie Cosmetics
The Jenner sisters were booed while introducing brother-in-law Kanye West's performance at the Billboard Music Awards in May 2015. In May 2015, an episode of Keeping Up with the Kardashians premiered in which Jenner admitted to getting a lip augmentation. Her enhanced lips from lip fillers created speculation and gained her publicity. Prior to the episode's debut, Jenner stated that she merely used lip liner and over lined her lips. As a result, the practice of suctioning one's lips into a sm...
In August 2014, Tyga was seen getting close with Jenner at her 17th birthday party. Days later, Tyga ended his relationship with Blac Chyna, his fiancée and the mother of his son. In 2015, when she turned 18, Jenner and Tyga made their relationship official. Jenner subsequently made appearances in two of Tyga's music videos, "Stimulated" and "Dope'd Up".In April 2017, Jenner and Tyga broke up. In April 2017, Jenner was first seen with Travis Scott at Coachella. On February 1, 2018, Jenner gav...
Friendship with Jordyn Woods
In 2012, Jenner and Jordyn Woods met through their mutual friend, Jaden Smith. They were close friends, with Woods appearing in Jenner's 2017 reality TV show, Life of Kylie,and Jenner's 2018 pregnancy video. In September 2018, Kylie Cosmetics launched the Kylie x Jordyn collection, a collaboration between the two friends. In 2019, Woods hooked up with Tristan Thompson, the boyfriend of Jenner's half-sister. This ended the friendship between Jenner and Woods,and Jenner cut the price of her Woo...
Kendall + Kylie "Rock vs. Rap" collection
On June 28, 2017, the Jenner sisters announced that they would be releasing a line of vintage T-shirts for their Kendall + Kylie line of clothing called Rock vs. Rap, featuring the likenesses of various rock and rap artists including The Notorious B.I.G., Tupac Shakur, Metallica, Pink Floyd, The Doors, Ozzy Osbourne, and Led Zeppelin, with pictures of the Jenner sisters superimposed over them. The announcement of this line of products was met with swift backlash from relatives and representat...
Jenner appeared on the cover of the August 2018 issue of Forbes. The magazine claimed she had a net worth of $900 million and that she was on the verge of becoming the youngest "self-made" billionaire. This would beat Mark Zuckerberg, who became a billionaire at age 23. However, the publication's use of the term "self-made" sparked widespread criticism and jokes online. Critics argued that Jenner was already born into fame and fortune. Some discussions took a more serious tone, with journalis...
Jenner has been accused of appropriating African-American culture and style. In 2016, Jenner was criticized for posting a photograph of herself wearing cornrows on Instagram.In June 2017, urban streetwear brand PluggedNYC accused Jenner of stealing their designs for her collection of camouflage swimwear.
Jenner has two nail lacquers from the Nicole by OPI nail polish brand called Wear Something Spar-kylie and Rainbow in the S-kylie. Jenner and her sister Kendall earned $100,000 each for their OPI endorsements in 2013. On November 15, 2013, the Jenner sisters announced that they would launch The Kendall & Kylie Collection with PacSun which launched in February 2013. Since its conception, the sisters have released several collections for this line. In July 2013, the Jenner sisters launched a jewelry line with Pascal Mouawad's Glamhouse to create the Metal Haven by Kendall & Kyliejewelry collection. In February 2014, she and Kendall launched a shoe and handbag line for Steve Madden's Madden Girl line. Jenner launched a line of hair extensions through a partnership with Bellami Hair, called Kylie Hair Kouture, in October 2014. She became skincare brand Nip + Fab's second-ever ambassador in March 2015. In June 2015, the Jenner sisters launched their clothing line Kendall + Kylie with Bri...
Jenner set up an eBay account where she auctions old clothing to raise money for the Children's Hospital Los Angeles. She joined her sisters Khloé and Kendall, along with Lil Twist, and The Game at PINZ bowling alley in Studio City, California for a charity bowling game on January 19, 2014. The event was held to raise money for The Robin Hood Foundation, a nonprofit for which The Game pledged to raise $1 million in donations. The Jenner sisters participated in singer Chris Brown's two Kick'n It For Charity Celebrity Kickball games in Glendale, California on July 19, 2014 and on August 16, 2014.At the first game, she competed on actor/singer Quincy Brown's team. In December 2015, Jenner made a donation of Christmas gifts to the Los Angeles LGBT Teen Center. In January 2017, Jenner donated $10,000 to her then-friend Jordyn Woods to help cover memorial costs for Woods's father after he died from cancer. On her birthday in the same year, Jenner announced on her Instagram she donated $50...
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1. 1 BC – Wang Mang consolidates his power and is declared marshal of state. Emperor Ai of Han, who had died the previous day, had no heirs. 2. 942 – Start of the four-day Battle of al-Mada'in, between the Hamdanids of Mosul and the Baridis of Basra over control of the Abbasid capital, Baghdad. 3. 963 – Nikephoros II Phokas is crowned emperor of the Byzantine Empire. 4. 1328 – The House of Gonzaga seizes power in the Duchy of Mantua, and will rule until 1708. 5. 1513 – Battle of the Spurs (Ba...
1. 1652 – Battle of Plymouth: Inconclusive naval action between the fleets of Michiel de Ruyter and George Ayscue in the First Anglo-Dutch War. 2. 1777 – American Revolutionary War: The Americans led by General John Stark rout British and Brunswick troops under Friedrich Baum at the Battle of Bennington in Walloomsac, New York. 3. 1780 – American Revolutionary War: Battle of Camden: The British defeat the Americans near Camden, South Carolina. 4. 1792 – Maximilien de Robespierre presents the...
1. 1906 – The 8.2 Mw Valparaíso earthquakehits central Chile, killing 3,882 people. 2. 1913 – Tōhoku Imperial University of Japan (modern day Tohoku University) becomes the first university in Japan to admit female students. 3. 1913 – Completion of the Royal Navy battlecruiser HMS Queen Mary. 4. 1916 – The Migratory Bird Treatybetween Canada and the United States is signed. 5. 1918 – The Battle of Lake Baikal was fought between the Czechoslovak Legion and the Red Army. 6. 1920 – Ray Chapman o...
1. 1355 – Philippa, 5th Countess of Ulster(d. 1382) 2. 1378 – Hongxi Emperorof China (d. 1425) 3. 1401 – Jacqueline, Countess of Hainaut(d. 1436) 4. 1557 – Agostino Carracci, Italian painter and etcher (d. 1602) 5. 1565 – Christina, Grand Duchess of Tuscany(d. 1637) 6. 1573 – Anne of Austria, Queen of Poland(d. 1598)
1. 1637 – Countess Emilie Juliane of Barby-Mühlingen(d. 1706) 2. 1645 – Jean de La Bruyère, French philosopher and author (d. 1696) 3. 1650 – Vincenzo Coronelli, Italian monk, cosmographer, and cartographer (d. 1718) 4. 1682 – Louis, Duke of Burgundy(d. 1712) 5. 1744 – Pierre Méchain, French astronomer and surveyor (d. 1804) 6. 1761 – Yevstigney Fomin, Russian pianist and composer (d. 1800) 7. 1815 – John Bosco, Italian priest and educator (d. 1888) 8. 1816 – Octavia Taylor, daughter of Zacha...
1. 1902 – Georgette Heyer, English author (d. 1974) 2. 1902 – Wallace Thurman, American author and playwright (d. 1934) 3. 1904 – Minoru Genda, Japanese general, pilot, and politician (d. 1989) 4. 1904 – Wendell Meredith Stanley, American biochemist and virologist, Nobel Prizelaureate (d. 1971) 5. 1908 – Orlando Cole, American cellist and educator (d. 2010) 6. 1908 – William Keepers Maxwell, Jr., American editor, novelist, short story writer, and essayist (d. 2000) 7. 1909 – Paul Callaway, Am...
1. AD 79 – Empress Ma, Chinese Han dynasty consort (b. 40) 2. 856 – Theutbald I, bishop of Langres 3. 963 – Marianos Argyros, Byzantine general (b. 944) 4. 1027 – George I of Georgia(b. 998) 5. 1153 – Bernard de Tremelay, fourth Grand Master of the Knights Templar 6. 1225 – Hōjō Masako, Japanese regent and onna-bugeisha(b. 1156) 7. 1258 – Theodore II Laskaris, Byzantine-Greek emperor (b. 1222) 8. 1285 – Philip I, Count of Savoy(b. 1207) 9. 1297 – John II of Trebizond(b. 1262) 10. 1327 – Roch,...
1. 1661 – Thomas Fuller, English historian and author (b. 1608) 2. 1678 – Andrew Marvell, English poet and author (b. 1621) 3. 1705 – Jacob Bernoulli, Swiss mathematician and theorist (b. 1654) 4. 1733 – Matthew Tindal, English philosopher and author (b. 1657) 5. 1791 – Charles-François de Broglie, marquis de Ruffec, French soldier and diplomat (b. 1719) 6. 1836 – Marc-Antoine Parseval, French mathematician and theorist (b. 1755) 7. 1855 – Henry Colburn, English publisher (b. 1785) 8. 1861 –...
1. 1904 – Prentiss Ingraham, American soldier and author (b. 1843) 2. 1911 – Patrick Francis Moran, Irish-Australian cardinal (b. 1830) 3. 1914 – Carl Theodor Schulz, German-Norwegian gardener (b. 1835) 4. 1916 – George Scott, English footballer (b. 1885) 5. 1920 – Henry Daglish, Australian politician, 6th Premier of Western Australia(b. 1866) 6. 1921 – Peter I of Serbia(b. 1844) 7. 1938 – Andrej Hlinka, Slovak priest, journalist, and politician (b. 1864) 8. 1938 – Robert Johnson, American si...Bennington Battle Day (Vermont, United States)Christian feast day:Gozan no Okuribi (Kyoto, Japan)
Augusztus az év nyolcadik hónapja a Gergely-naptárban, és 31 napos.Nevét a híres római császárról, Augustus Octavianusról kapta. Az, hogy ez a hónap – különös módon – a július után szintén 31 napos, annak köszönhető, hogy Augustus császár ugyanannyi napot akart, mint amennyi a Iulius Caesarról elnevezett júliusban van.
1487 – Mátyás király elfoglalja Bécsújhelyet (Wiener Neustadt).1599 – VIII. Kelemen pápa felbontja Báthory Zsigmond erdélyi fejedelem és Mária KrisztiernaHabsburg főhercegnő házasságát.1848 – megszűnik az 1841 óta fennálló Yucatáni Köztársaság, miután korábbi elnöke, Miguel Barbachano bejelenti az újra egyesülést Mexikóval.1892 – Francia–orosz katonai egyezmény, mely később meghatározza az I. világháborúszövetségi rendszereit.
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