On This Day

What Happened on August 26, 2013

Historical Events

  • All 25,000 applicants to the University of Liberia fail their university entrance examination

Famous Deaths

  • Ruth S. White, American electronic music composer (Flowers Of Evil), dies at 87
2013 Highlights

About August 26, 2013

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 8 years, 8 months and 23 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Late Summer Bank Holiday (United Kingdom)

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Virgo

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Blurred Lines - Robin Thicke Featuring T.I. + Pharrell
  • UK #1 Song: Burn - Ellie Goulding