What Happened on August 1, 2017

Historical Events

  • Bomb blast at Jawadia Shia mosque in Herat, Afghanistan kills about 30
  • Christopher A. Wray confirmed at F.B.I. Director by US Senate
  • Two Venezuelan opposition leaders, Leopoldo L√≥pez and Antonio Ledezma re-arrested, revoking their house arrest
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Famous Deaths

  • Goldy McJohn, [John Goadsby] Canadian rock organist (Steppenwolf - "Born To Be Wild"; "Magic Carpet Ride"), dies at 72

About August 1, 2017

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 7 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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

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