On This Day

What Happened on August 4, 2018

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events


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President Nicolás Maduro of Venezuela survives an assassination attempt by drone, live on TV

President of Venezuela Nicolás Maduro
President of Venezuela
Nicolás Maduro
  • Super Rugby Final, AMI Stadium, Christchurch: Canterbury Crusaders successfully defend title with 37-18 home win against the Lions from Johannesburg; Crusaders' 9th SR title