Today is Friday August 21, 2015 232 day of 2015, 133 remaining Sunrise: 6:30 a.m. Sunset: 7:54 p.m. 13 hours and 23 minutes of daylight today Moonrise 12:57 p.m. Moonset: 11:23 p.m. Special Celebrations today: Today is : National Senior Citizen's Day, and Spimoni Day. On This Day In: 1680 - The Pueblo Indians drove the Spanish out and took possession of Santa Fe, NM. 1831 - Nat Turner, a former slave, led a violent insurrection in Virginia. He was later executed. 1841 - A patent for venetian blinds was issued to John Hampton.