What Happened on August 31, 2019

Historical Events

  • Gunman kills seven and injures 22 during high speed chase in Odessa, Texas
  • India removes citizenship status from 1.9 million people in state of Assam, leaving them off its new National Register of Citizens
  • Major track crash during Formula 2 race at Spa-Francorchamps, Belgium kills Anthoine Hubert and critically injures Juan Manuel Correa
  • Minnesota Twins smash 6 HRs in 10-7 loss to the Tigers in Detroit; break MLB record by hitting 268th home run of the season
  • US missile attack in al-Qaeda jihadist training camp in Idlib province, Syria, kills 40
2019 History

Famous Weddings

Ellie Goulding

British pop singer Ellie Goulding (32) weds British art dealer Caspar Jopling (27) at York Minister in York, England

Famous Deaths

  • Wim Statius Muller, CuraƧaoa conductor, pianist, and composer, dies at 89

About August 31, 2019

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 4 years and 29 days
Leap Year: No

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

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