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Loving you was never a mistake, but loving you more than myself definitely was. While you were being unfaithful, I was blaming myself, unfaithful quote by BrianMc
Blaming Myself - My Mistake


One of my favorite, "Being Unfaithfull" quote is Loving you was never a mistake, but loving you more than myself definitely was. While you were being unfaithful, I was blaming myself.

It is not whether, you win or loss but how you place the blame.is my saying for today (August 15th)!

Quote of the day: "There's one way to find out if a man is honest-ask him. If he says "yes", you know he's crooked" by Groucho Marx

Word of the day: quidnunc - noun: a busybody or a gossip

August 15th is the 227th day of the year (228th in a leap year) and there are 138 days left until the end of the year.

August 15th Worldwide holidays and observances:
  • Feast of the Assumption (Catholic)

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    Here some trivia about August 15th, who was born, who died on August 15th!

    People who were born on August 15th!

  • 1171, King Alfonso IX of Leon (d. 1230)
  • 1195, Portuguese saint, Anthony of Padua (d. 1231)
  • 1432, Italian poet, Luigi Pulci (d. 1484)
  • 1575, Croatian writer and linguist, Bartol Kašic (d. 1650)
  • 1613, French scholar, Gilles Ménage (d. 1692)
  • 1717, English roadbuilder, Blind Jack (d. 1810)
  • 1740, German poet, Matthias Claudius (d. 1815)
  • 1769, Emperor of France, Napoleon Bonaparte (d. 1821)
  • 1771, Scottish novelist and poet, Sir Walter Scott (d. 1832)
  • 1785, English author, Thomas De Quincey (d. 1859)
  • 1813, 2nd President of the French Third Republic, Jules Grévy (d. 1891)
  • 1844, Canadian journalist and politician, Thomas-Alfred Bernier (d. 1908)
  • 1856, Ukrainian writer, Ivan Franko (d. 1916)
  • 1857, German shipping tycoon, Albert Ballin (d. 1918)
  • 1858, English author, E. Nesbit (d. 1924)
  • 1859, American baseball owner, Charles Comiskey (d. 1931)
  • 1860, American elocutionist, Henrietta Vinton Davis (d. 1941)
  • 1860, American First Lady, Florence Harding (d. 1924)
  • 1863, Russian engineer and mathematician, Alexei Krylov (d. 1945)
  • 1865, Japanese founder of Reiki, Usui Mikao (d. 1926)
  • 1872, Indian writer and philosopher, Sri Aurobindo (d. 1950)
  • 1875, English composer, Samuel Coleridge-Taylor (d. 1912)
  • 1876, Greek military officer and Prime Minister of Greece, Stylianos Gonatas (d. 1966)
  • 1877, Japanese sumo wrestler, the 22nd Yokozuna, Tachiyama Mineemon (d. 1941)
  • 1878, Russian counter-revolutionary, Pyotr Nikolayevich Wrangel (d. 1928)
  • 1879, American actress, Ethel Barrymore (d. 1959)
  • 1881, German-born American activist, Alfred Wagenknecht (d. 1956)
  • 1883, Croatian sculptor, Ivan Meštrovic (d. 1962)
  • 1885, American novelist, Edna Ferber (d. 1968)
  • 1886, Australian cricketer, Bill Whitty (d. 1974)
  • 1890, American Supercentenarian, Elizabeth Bolden (d. 2006)
  • 1890, French composer, Jacques Ibert (d. 1962)
  • 1892, 7th duc de Broglie, French physicist, Nobel Prize Laureate, Louis (d. 1987)
  • 1893, New Zealand astronomer and computing pioneer, Leslie Comrie (d. 1950)
  • 1896, Austrian-born biochemist, Nobel Prize Laureate, Gerty Cori (d. 1957)
  • 1896, Russian-born Canadian activist, Catherine Doherty (d. 1985)
  • 1896, American photographer, Paul Outerbridge (d. 1958)
  • 1896, Russian inventor, Leon Theremin (d. 1993)
  • 1898, Polish poet, Jan Brzechwa (d. 1966)
  • 1900, American actress, Estelle Brody (d. 1995)
  • 1901, Russian mathematician, Pyotr Novikov (d. 1975)
  • 1904, Canadian inventor, George Klein (d. 1992)
  • 1905, Canadian dog sled racer, Emile St. Godard (d. 1948)
  • 1909, American composer and bandleader, Hugo Winterhalter (d. 1973)
  • 1910, Swedish actress, Signe Hasso (d. 2002)
  • 1912, Julia Child, American cook (d. 2004)
  • 1912, English actress, Dame Wendy Hiller (d. 2003)
  • 1914, American graphic designer, Paul Rand (d. 1996)
  • 1916, Albanian writer, Aleks Çaçi (d. 1989)
  • 1917, Irish politician , Jack Lynch(d. 1999)
  • 1917, El Salvador Roman Catholic priest, Oscar Romero (d. 1980)
  • 1919, American actor, Huntz Hall (d. 1999)
  • 1919, Irish author, Benedict Kiely (d. 2007)
  • 1922, German-born composer, Lukas Foss (d. 2009)
  • 1922, Greek songwriter and musician, Giorgos Mouzakis (d. 2005)
  • 1923, American actress, Rose Marie
  • 1924, English playwright and screenwriter, Robert Bolt (d. 1995)
  • 1924, German actor, Werner Abrolat (d. 1997)
  • 1925, American actor, Mike Connors
  • 1925, Canadian jazz pianist, Oscar Peterson (d. 2007)
  • 1925, American baritone singer, Bill Pinkney (d. 2007)
  • 1926, Author and the President of The Association for Civil Rights in Israel, Sami Michael
  • 1926, Greek politician, Costis Stephanopoulos
  • 1927, England cricketer, Eddie Leadbeater
  • 1928, English film director, Nicolas Roeg
  • 1930, Estonian freedom fighter, Ageeda Paavel
  • 1933, American pop singer, Bobby Helms (d. 1997)
  • 1933, American game show host, Jim Lange
  • 1934, American soul/funk singer, Bobby Byrd (d. 2007)
  • 1934, French-Italian singer, Nino Ferrer (d. 1998)
  • 1934, West Indian cricketer, Reginald Scarlett
  • 1935, Jim Dale, English actor
  • 1935, American presidential advisor, Vernon Jordan Jr.
  • 1935, American football player, Lionel Taylor
  • 1938, American politician, Maxine Waters
  • 1938, Polish writer, Janusz A. Zajdel
  • 1940, German terrorist, Gudrun Ensslin (d. 1977)
  • 1940, American soprano, Rita Shane
  • 1941, Greek politician, Manolis Mavrommatis
  • 1942, American martial arts instructor, Larry Hartsell (d. 2007)
  • 1943, Mexican actress and politician, María Rojo
  • 1944, American journalist, Linda Ellerbee
  • 1944, American politician, Tom Murphy
  • 1944, Greek lawyer and politician, Dimitris Sioufas
  • 1944, Bulgarian pop singer, Sylvie Vartan
  • 1945, American football player and union leader, Gene Upshaw (d. 2008)
  • 1945, Bangladeshi politician, Begum Khaleda Zia
  • 1946, English actor and television presenter, Tony Robinson
  • 1946, American musician and composer, Jimmy Webb
  • 1947, Indian actress, Raakhee Gulzar
  • 1947, British TV presenter, Jenny Hanley
  • 1948, American actress and model, Uschi Digard
  • 1948, Canadian pop singer, Patsy Gallant
  • 1948, British engineer, George Ryton
  • 1949, American pilot, Beverly Lynn Burns
  • 1949, Welsh sculptor, Richard Deacon
  • 1949, Australian author, Garry Disher
  • 1949, President of Florida International University, Mark B. Rosenberg
  • 1950, American musician, Tommy Aldridge
  • 1950, Princess Royal of the United Kingdom, The Princess Anne
  • 1950, American baseball manager, Tom Kelly
  • 1951, American film and television writer, Ann Biderman
  • 1951, American singer and musician, Bobby Caldwell
  • 1951, England cricketer, John Childs
  • 1951, Malian politician, Daba Diawara
  • 1951, Sri Lankan cricketer, Ranjan Gunatilleke
  • 1954, Swedish writer, Stieg Larsson (d. 2004)
  • 1954, American poet, Mary Jo Salter
  • 1956, French-Canadian jazz pianist and composer, Lorraine Desmarais
  • 1957, Slovenian-American actor, Željko Ivanek
  • 1958, Canadian hockey player/coach, Craig MacTavish
  • 1958, Russian satirist, Victor Shenderovich
  • 1958, American actor and comedian, Rondell Sheridan
  • 1961, American White House counsel to George W. Bush, Ed Gillespie
  • 1961, American football coach, Gary Kubiak
  • 1962, American chef, Tom Colicchio
  • 1963, Mexican film director, Alejandro González Iñárritu
  • 1963, England cricketer, Jack Russell
  • 1963, Entrepreneur, politician, former political prisoner, Valery Levaneuski
  • 1964, American wife of Bill Gates, Melinda French Gates
  • 1965, American writer, Rob Thomas
  • 1966, American baseball player, Scott Brosius
  • 1966, Hong Kong singer, Shirley Kwan
  • 1966, Greek basketball player, Dimitris Papadopoulos
  • 1967, American actor, Peter Hermann
  • 1968, American actress, Debra Messing
  • 1969, Hong Kong actor and singer, Kevin Cheng
  • 1969, American actor/choreographer, Cris Judd
  • 1969, Australian singer/songwriter, Bernard Fanning
  • 1970, American comedian and actor, Anthony Anderson
  • 1970, American actress, Maddie Corman
  • 1970, American TV executive, Ben Silverman
  • 1972, American actor, Ben Affleck
  • 1972, American film director/actor, Chris Morrissey
  • 1972, American actor and sound editor, Matthew Wood
  • 1972, Canadian ballet dancer, Jennifer Alexander (d. 2007)
  • 1973, Music composer, singer, Adnan Sami
  • 1973, Offspring drummer, Adam Willard
  • 1974, Canadian actress, Natasha Henstridge
  • 1975, American football player, Bertrand Berry
  • 1975, Indian cricketer, Vijay Bharadwaj
  • 1975, Canadian hockey player, Brendan Morrison
  • 1975, American basketball player, Kara Wolters
  • 1976, Dutch football player, Boudewijn Zenden
  • 1977, Canadian hockey goaltender, Martin Biron
  • 1977, Italian gymnast, Igor Cassina
  • 1977, American actress, Nicole Paggi
  • 1978, American bassist, Tim Foreman
  • 1978, Ukrainian gymnast, Lilia Podkopayeva
  • 1978, Greek footballer, Stavros Tziortziopoulos
  • 1978, American beach volleyball player, Kerri Walsh
  • 1979, American NASCAR driver, Carl Edwards
  • 1980, English actress, Nathalie Press
  • 1981, American swimmer, Brendan Hansen
  • 1981, South Korean actress, Song Ji-hyo
  • 1981, American baseball player, Oliver Perez
  • 1982, American weightlifter, Casey Burgener
  • 1988, American performer, Tiffanie Anderson
  • 1989, Mexican singer, Belinda
  • 1989, American actor and singer, Carlos Pena Jr.
  • 1989, American actor and singer, Joe Jonas

    Famous People who died on August 15th!

  • 423, Western Roman Emperor, Flavius Honorius (b. 384)
  • 778, Frankish commander, Roland
  • 1038, King Stephen I of Hungary
  • 1040, King Duncan I of Scotland
  • 1057, King Macbeth of Scotland
  • 1118, Byzantine Emperor, Alexius I Comnenus (b. 1048)
  • 1196, Duke of Swabia, Conrad II (b. 1173)
  • 1274, Robert de Sorbon, French theologian and founder of the Sorbonne (b. 1201)
  • 1369, Queen consort of Edward III of England, Philippa of Hainault
  • 1528, French military leader, Odet de Foix, Vicomte de Lautrec (b. 1485)
  • 1552, German Catholic archbishop, Hermann of Wied (b. 1477)
  • 1621, Scottish writer, John Barclay (b. 1582)
  • 1666, German Jesuit missionary, Johann Adam Schall von Bell (b. 1591)
  • 1714, Prince of Wallachia, Constantin Brâncoveanu (b. 1654)
  • 1728, French composer and viol player, Marin Marais (b. 1656)
  • 1758, French mathematician, Pierre Bouguer (b. 1698)
  • 1799, Italian poet, Giuseppe Parini (b. 1729)
  • 1852, Finnish scientist, Johan Gadolin (b. 1760)
  • 1859, U.S. politician, Nathaniel Claiborne (b. 1777)
  • 1880, English actress, Adelaide Neilson (b. 1848)
  • 1907, Austrian violinist, Joseph Joachim (b. 1831)
  • 1909, Brazilian writer and sociologist, Euclides da Cunha (b. 1866)
  • 1917, Decorated Union Army soldier, Thomas J. Higgins (b. 1831)
  • 1925, Estonian artist, Konrad Mägi (b. 1878)
  • 1931, Azerbaijani WWI nurse, Nigar Shikhlinskaya (b. ca. 1878)
  • 1935, American pilot (airplane crash), Wiley Post (b. 1898)
  • 1935, American humorist and actor (airplane crash), Will Rogers (b. 1879)
  • 1935, French painter, Paul Signac (b. 1863)
  • 1936, Nobel Prize Laureate, Grazia Deledda, Italian writer (b. 1871)
  • 1942, Personal secretary of Mahatma Gandhi, Mahadev Desai (b.1892)
  • 1945, Japanese War Minister, Korechika Anami (b. 1887)
  • 1951, Polish pianist, Artur Schnabel (b. 1882)
  • 1953, German physicist, Ludwig Prandtl (b. 1875)
  • 1959, American singer, Blind Willie McTell (b. 1901)
  • 1962, Chinese revolutionary, Lei Feng (b. 1940)
  • 1967, Belgian painter, René Magritte (b. 1898)
  • 1971, Hungarian-born actor, Paul Lukas (b. 1887)
  • 1975, Founder and first President of Bangladesh, Sheikh Mujibur Rahman (b. 1920)
  • 1975, Alleged John F. Kennedy assassination conspiracist & businessman, Clay Shaw (b. 1913)
  • 1982, Swedish scientist, Nobel Prize Laureate, Hugo Theorell (b. 1903)
  • 1989, Greek Army officer who served in World War I, the Minor Asia Campaign and World War II, Thrasyvoulos Tsakalotos (b. 1897)
  • 1990, Russian musician, Viktor Tsoi (b. 1962)
  • 1995, American journalist, John Cameron Swayze (b. 1906)
  • 1999, British architect and artist, Sir Hugh Casson (b. 1910)
  • 2001, Kenyan athlete, Richard Chelimo (b. 1972)
  • 2003, Finnish songwriter and singer, Gösta Sundqvist (b. 1957)
  • 2004, Swedish biochemist, Nobel Prize Laureate, Sune Bergström (b. 1916)
  • 2004, First Turkish opera singer, Semiha Berksoy (b. 1910)
  • 2004, Indian politician, Amarsinh Chaudhary (b. 1941)
  • 2005, Indian dermatologist, Bendapudi Venkata Satyanarayana (b. 1927)
  • 2006, Maori queen, Te Atairangi Kaahu (b. 1931)
  • 2006, Australian rugby league player, Rick Bourke (b. c. 1955)
  • 2006, Dutch computer scientist, Coenraad Bron (b. 1937)
  • 2006, Dutch international footballer, Faas Wilkes (b. 1923)
  • 2007, British opera conductor, Richard Bradshaw (b. 1944)
  • 2007, American Manhattan Project scientist and advocate, John Gofman (b. 1918)
  • 2007, New Zealand bush walker, Geoffrey Orbell (b. 1908)
  • 2007, Canadian sports executive, Sam Pollock (b. 1925)
  • 2008, Music producer and coiner of the term "Rhythm & Blues", Jerry Wexler (b. 1917)
  • 2008, American businessman, James Orthwein (b. 1924)
  • 2008, American journalist, Leroy Sievers (b. 1955)
  • 2008, South African boxer, bantamweight world champion, Vic Toweel (b. 1929)

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