August Birth Stone: Peridot
August Birth Flower: Gladiolous
Origin of the month's name: The month August is named after Gaius Julius Caesar Augustus, Julius Caesar's grandnephew. After Augustus defeated Marc Antony and Cleopatra and became emperor of Rome, the Roman Senate decided that he should have a month named after him. Welcome August!
Celebrity Baby Birthdays in August:
- Maddox Chivan Jolie-Pitt, born August 5th 2001. Maddox is the son of superstars Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt.
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- Poet Sienna Rose Goldberg, born August 24th 2005. Poet is the daughter of Soleil Moon Frye (T.V's Punky Brewster) and television producer Jason Goldberg.
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- John Edward Thomas Moynahan, born August 22nd 2007. John is the son of actress Bridget Moynahan and football legend Tom Brady.
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And of course we must not forget the most important... MY birthday! :) Yes I celebrate the day of my birth in August as well. So all around it seems August is a month to celebrate. That is why No Slippy Hair Clippy's clips of the month fit so perfectly! Birthday hair clippies honor this special month. Check them out! There are birthday cake clips, numbered candles, princess hats and more. I might even sport a few myself... what? I can combine a few numbers! :)