Historical Events on August 5, 2017

About Aug 5, 2017

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 1 year, 2 months and 16 days

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jamaican sprint super-star Usain Bolt finishes 3rd behind Justin Gatlin and Christian Coleman in his final individual race, the 100m at IAAF World Championships in London

Olympic Sprinter Usain Bolt
Olympic Sprinter
Usain Bolt
  • Super Rugby Final: Canterbury Crusaders (NZ) travel to Johannesburg and beat home side Lions 25-17 at Ellis Park; 8th SR title
  • UN Security Council votes to impose sanctions on North Korea for its continued missile program