On This Day

What Happened on August 31, 2016

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

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

President of Brazil Dilma Rousseff
President of Brazil
Dilma Rousseff

Famous Deaths

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

About August 31, 2016

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 5 years and 24 days
Leap Year: Yes

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