What Happened on August 5, 2016

Historical Events

  • XXXI Summer Olympic Games officially open in Maracanã Stadium, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
2016 Highlights

About August 5, 2016

Day of the Week: Friday
How Long Ago? 7 years, 1 month and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Cheap Thrills - Sia Featuring Sean Paul
  • UK #1 Song: Cold Water - Major Lazer Ft. Justin Bieber & Mø