On This Day

What Happened on August 3, 2016

Historical Events

  • International Olympic Committee approves baseball/softball, karate, sport climbing, surfing and skateboarding to be included in the sports program for 2020 Games only; total number of sports, 33

Famous Deaths

  • Chris Amon, New Zealand Formula 1 racer, dies at 73
2016 Highlights

About August 3, 2016

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 5 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Leo