President Thomas S. Monson was born August 21, 1927.
"When our beloved prophet, President Thomas S. Monson, was asked on his birthday this past August what would be the ideal gift that members worldwide could give him, he said without a moment’s hesitation, “Find someone who is having a hard time, . . . and do something for them.”
Quentin L. Cook, "Hope You Know, We Had a Hard Time", Oct. 2008 General Conference, Nov. 2008 Ensign.