What Happened on August 3, 2013

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 80 people are killed in a wave of insurgency across Iraq
  • 9 children are killed by a suicide bombing in Jalalabad, Afghanistan
  • Super Rugby Final: Chiefs successfully defend title with a 27-22 over ACT Brumbies at Waikato Stadium, Hamilton

Famous Weddings

  • Actor and model Kevin Zegers (28) weds talent agent Jaime Feld in New Jersey

Famous Deaths

  • Farman Fatehpuri [Syed Dildar Ali], Urdu scholar, linguist, critic and author, dies of natural causes at 87