Historical Events on August 31 (Part 2)

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  • 2011 68th Venice Film Festival: "Faust" directed by Alexander Sokurov wins Golden Lion
  • 2012 Apple loses its patent dispute with Samsung in Tokyo, Japan

Film release premierFilm Premier

2012 "Argo" directed by Ben Affleck and starring Ben Affleck, Bryan Cranston and John Goodman premieres at the Telluride Film Festival (Best Picture 2013)

  • 2015 Violent protests in Kiev after Ukraine parliament vote leave 1 national guard dead, 100 injured

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2015 President Obama officially re-designates Alaska’s Mt. McKinley as Denali, its native American name

44th US President Barack Obama
44th US President
Barack Obama
  • 2015 US President Barak Obama arrives in Alaska on a 3 day tour highlighting climate change
  • 2016 Brazilian Senate votes to impeach President Dilma Rousseff, removing her from office