On This Day

What Happened on August 7, 2019

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Bodies of two teenagers at center of huge manhunt and suspected of killing three people on remote British Columbia roads found after apparent suicides
  • Largest single-state immigration raid in Mississippi as nearly 700 people arrested
  • Wanda Vazquez becomes Puerto Rico's third governor in a week after her predecessor Pedro Pierluisi is removed by the supreme court