What Happened on August 3, 2015

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • The Athens Stock Exchange re-opens after a month & falls by 22%

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US President Obama unveils his Clean Power Plan to cut greenhouse gases

44th US President Barack Obama
44th US President
Barack Obama

Famous Divorces

Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Singer Gwen Stefani and musician Gavin Rossdale announce their intention to divorce after nearly 13 years of marriage

Singer Gwen Stefani
Gwen Stefani

Famous Deaths

  • Coleen Gray, American Actress (The Killing), dies at 92
  • Les Munro, New Zealand WWII pilot (Dambusters), dies at 96
  • Robert Conquest, English historian and poet (The Great Terror), dies at 98