What Happened on August 31, 2016

Historical Events

Event of Interest

Brazilian Senate votes to impeach President Dilma Rousseff, removing her from office

Famous Deaths

  • Jacques Leduc, Belgian composer, dies at 84
2016 Highlights

About August 31, 2016

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 6 years, 8 months and 30 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Closer - The Chainsmokers Featuring Halsey
  • UK #1 Song: Cold Water - Major Lazer Ft. Justin Bieber & Mø