August 3rd celebrates Clean Your Floors Day as well as Grab Some Nuts Day.
Today is the 215th day of the year, and there’s only 149 days left of the year.
If today is a special day for you, then you’re going to love to learn all about August 3, including facts about this day, as well as historical events that all happened on this day.
Did you know that on this day in 2017, Camila Cabello released her hit single “Havana”? It was hugely successful and would become the best-selling digital single of the following year.
Keep reading for more fun & interesting facts about August 3rd in history!
What memorable events happened on August 3 in history? Keep reading to find out!
Camila Cabello released her hit single “Havana.”
“Havana” reached number one in multiple countries, including Australia, Brazil, Canada, France, Mexico, the UK, and the US.
Rapper Kidd Creole stabbed a homeless man to death in New York City and was arrested.
President Barack Obama announced his Clean Power Plan to take action on climate change.
Morgan Freeman’s car flipped over several times on the highway in Mississippi.
Two days later, he had a four-hour operation, where the doctors repaired nerve damage in his shoulder and arm.
NASA’s Messenger probe launched from Cape Canaveral, Florida.
The Messenger probe reached Mercury in 2008 and orbited it from 2011 until 2015. It completely mapped the planet’s surface during this time, taking over 100,000 images within the first year alone. After completing its mission, it used the last drops of its fuel to crash-land into Mercury.
If you’re celebrating your birthday today, you share the same birthday with Evangeline Lilly! Check out these other famous people who were born on this day!
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Below you’ll find the most popular quotes people have said on August 3rd throughout history.
I think that sexuality is only attractive when it’s natural and spontaneous.
Looking for a reason to celebrate? Well, here’s a few! These unique holidays are sure to bring some enjoyment to your day.
National Grab Some Nuts Day
Before you go around getting yourself in trouble, National Grab Some Nuts Day is all about picking up some peanuts, pecans, or walnuts and snacking on them! The best part about today is that the choice of nuts is completely yours!
Clean Your Floors Day
Some people are so good at keeping on top of their cleaning that their houses are spotless 24/7. And then there’s the rest of us. Clean Your Floors Day is a much-needed reminder that our floors need a proper clean once in a while. But please don’t wait until next August to do it again!
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Fun Fact Of The Day
There is a liquid that you can breathe in called perfluorohexane. Animals can be submerged in a bath of perfluorohexane without drowning.
Birthday & Zodiac
Everyone who was born on August 3 shares the same star sign, Leo.
Leo is the fifth sign in the zodiac and is represented by the lion. Did you know that “Leo” is the Latin word for “lion”?
If you were born in August, Peridot is your assigned birthstone. Peridots are commonly light green in color; however, if the gemstone contains more iron, the green will darken. In general, the darker gem is, the more valuable it becomes.
Anyone born on Aug 3 would likely have been conceived around November 10 in the previous year.
A baby conceived on this day will likely be born around April 26, 2024.