On This Day

What Happened on September 3, 2020

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Actor Robert Pattinson tests positive for COVID-19, shutting down production of the Batman film he is shooting

  • MacKenzie Scott, philanthropist and ex-wife of Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, becomes world's richest woman worth $68 billion
  • More healthcare workers have died of COVID-19 in Mexico than any other country - 1320 deaths vs 1077 (US) and 649 (UK) according to Amnesty International [1]
  • Philadelphia Phillies retire infielder Dick Allen's number 15 on the 57th anniversary of his MLB debut.

Famous Deaths

  • Dito, Portuguese soccer defender (17 caps; Braga, Benfica, Vitória Setúbal) and manager (Portimonense, Moreirense), dies from a heart attack at 58
2020 Highlights

About September 3, 2020

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 10 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Virgo