On This Day

What Happened on August 2, 2007

Famous Deaths

  • Chauncey Bailey, American journalist and editor, murdered while investigating a crime syndicate at 57
  • Holden Roberto, Angolan independence leader, founder of the National Liberation Front of Angola (FNLA), dies at 84
  • Kay Dotrice [Katherine Newman], British actress (Cheech & Chong's The Corsican Brothers), dies of a heart attack at 78
2007 Highlights

About August 2, 2007

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 14 years, 2 months and 19 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Leo