On This Day

What Happened on August 3, 1943

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

General Patton slaps a US GI in hospital, accusing him of cowardice

US WWII General George S. Patton
US WWII General
George S. Patton
  • Nazi occupiers attack city of Orel, leave it on fire
1943 Highlights

About August 3, 1943

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 77 years, 3 months and 26 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Leo