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Monday August 3, 2020

August 3: Day of the Week

August 3, 2020 was the 216th day of the year 2020 in the Gregorian calendar. There were 150 days remaining until the end of the year. The day of the week was Monday.

If you are trying to learn Japanese then this day of the week in Japanese is Getsuyōbi.

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Here’s the August calendar. You can also browse the full year monthly calendar.

August 2020
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Zodiac & Birthstone

Leo is the zodiac sign of a person born on this day. Peridot is the modern birthstone for this month. Diamond is the mystical birthstone from Tibetan origin that dates back over a thousand years.

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August 3 Historical Event(s)

  • 1678
    Robert LaSalle builds the Le Griffon, the first known ship built on the Great Lakes.
  • 1811
    First ascent of Jungfrau, third highest summit in the Bernese Alps by brothers Johann Rudolf and Hieronymus Meyer.
  • 1852
    Harvard wins the first Boat Race between Yale and Harvard. The race is also the first American intercollegiate athletic event
  • 1860
    The Second Maori War begins in New Zealand.
  • 1900
    The Firestone Tire & Rubber Company is founded.
  • 1913
    A major labour dispute, known as the Wheatland Hop Riot, starts in Wheatland, California.
  • 1972
    The United States Senate ratifies the Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty.
  • 1975
    A privately chartered Boeing 707 crashes into the mountainside near Agadir, Morocco, killing 188.
  • 2001
    The Real IRA detonates a car bomb in Ealing, London, United Kingdom injuring seven people.
  • 2010
    Widespread rioting erupts in Karachi, Pakistan, after the assassination of a local politician, leaving at least 85 dead and at least 17 billion Pakistani rupees (US$200 million) in damage.

Who were born on August 3?

  • 1832
    Ivan Zajc, Croatian composer (d. 1914)
  • 1887
    Rupert Brooke, English poet (d. 1915)
  • 1907
    Ernesto Geisel, President of Brazil (d. 1996)
  • 1937
    Steven Berkoff, English actor
  • 1940
    James Tyler, American musicologist and author (d. 2010)
  • 1954
    Gary Peters, English footballer
  • 1966
    Brent Butt, Canadian actor
  • 1972
    Sandis Ozoliņš, Latvian ice hockey player
  • 1982
    Jesse Lumsden, Canadian bobsledder and football player
  • 1992
    Karlie Kloss, American model

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