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Holidays, Observances of Special Day & National Day on August 5
Find out about important past events, festivals, funny, weird, national days, special days & Holidays happening around the world in different countries on this day
- 217th day of the Gregorian Calendar
- Western Zodiac- Leo
- National Work Like A Dog Day
- National Oyster Day
- Blogger Day
- International Beer Day
- National Underwear Day
- International Traffic Light Day
- National Water Balloon Day
Past events and historical events on August 5
- 2012-Seven people were killed after a gunman attacked a Sikh temple in Oak Creak, Wisconsin. Police killed the shooter after being ambushed by him.
- 2009-General Abdel Aziz sworn in as President of Mauritania after elections.
- 1975-England Dutch Elm Disease destroyed more than three million trees in Britain
- 1963-Partial Nuclear Test Ban Treaty is Signed by the Soviet Union, the United Kingdom, and the United States in Moscow.
- 1962-The South African anti-apartheid activist Nelson Mandela is Arrested
- 1962-Marilyn Monroe was found dead in her bedroom
- 1960-The landlocked West African country, Burkina Faso gains its Independence.
- 1940-Latvian Soviet Socialist Republic is established.
Famous Personalities & Celebrities Birthday on August 5
Famous Celebrities birthdays on 5th August– Jessie Wiiliams, Kajol, Marine Le Pen, Genelia Dsouza, Vatsal Seth, Jean‑Marc Morandini
- 1997-Olivia Hastings Holt-American Actress and singer
- 1979-David Healy-Irish footballer
- 1968-Marine Le Pen-French politician
- 1966-James Francis Gunn Jr.-American filmmaker
- 1963-Mark Strong-English actor.
- 1956-Maureen McCormick-American popular actress, author and a recording artist.
- 1930-Neil Armstrong-American pilot, engineer, astronaut, first person to walk on the moon
- 1906-John Huston-American director
- 1850-Guy de Maupassant-French writer
FAQ / People Also
1. Which Day is 5th August 2023?
- 5th August is Saturday
- 217th day of the Gregorian calendar
- Western Zodiac- Leo
2. Special Day on August 5?
- U.S. The U.S. Coast Guard celebrates its bravery and discipline on August 4. Since 1790, the U.S. Coast Guard has protected America’s waterways, ensuring national security.
- Victory, Homeland Croatia celebrates Thanksgiving Day and the Day of Croatian Defenders on August 5, honoring the Croatian War of Independence.
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