What Happened on August 31, 2008

Famous Deaths

  • Ike Pappas, American news correspondent (CBS), dies at 75
  • Jerry Reed, American country music singer ("When You're Hot, You're Hot") and actor (Bat 21; Smokey and the Bandit), dies of complications from emphysema at 71
2008 Highlights

About August 31, 2008

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 14 years, 8 months and 29 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Virgo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Whatever You Like - T.I.
  • UK #1 Song: I Kissed A Girl - Katy Perry