On This Day

What Happened on August 4, 2013

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • British Open Women's Golf, St. Andrews: American Stacy Lewis wins her second major, 2 shots ahead of runners-up Na Yeon Choi and Hee Young Park

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Hassan Rouhani is inaugurated as the President of Iran

President of Iran Hassan Rouhani
President of Iran
Hassan Rouhani

Famous Deaths

  • Art Donovan, American football player, dies from a respiratory ailment at 89
  • Sandy Woodward [John Forster], English admiral (British Naval Task Force, Falklands War), dies at 81