What Happened on August 4, 2013

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 Interest

Hassan Rouhani is inaugurated as the President of Iran

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

About August 4, 2013

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 9 years, 9 months and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Blurred Lines - Robin Thicke Featuring T.I. + Pharrell
  • UK #1 Song: Wake Me Up - Avicii