On This Day

What Happened on August 2, 2021

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

70% of American have had at least one COVID-19 vaccination shot, a target President Joe Biden had hoped to meet by 4 July

46th US President, Vice President and Senator Joe Biden
46th US President, Vice President and Senator
Joe Biden

Famous Deaths

  • Ged Dunn, English rugby league winger (8 Tests; Hull KIngston Rovers 301 games), dies at 74
  • June Daugherty, American women's college basketball coach (Boise State Uni, Uni of Washington, Washington State University), dies from heart issues at 64
2021 Highlights

About August 2, 2021

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 1 month and 20 days
Leap Year: No

Holidays: Civic Holiday (Canada), Summer Bank Holiday (Ireland, United Kingdom)

Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Leo