2021 Daily Holidays that fall on August 3, include:
Airplane Crop Duster Day
Black Women's Equal Pay Day - August 3, 2021
Clean Your Floors Day
Grab Some Nuts Day
National Night Out - August 3, 2021 (First Tuesday in August)
National Watermelon Day
2021 Weekly Holidays that include August 3, are:
Air Conditioning Appreciation Days - July 3 - August 15
Gallop Inter-Tribal Indian Powwow - July 30 - August 10, 2021
International Assistance Dog Week - August 1-7, 2021 (Starts on First Sunday in August)
International Clown Week - August 1-7
International Mathematicians Week - August 1-9
Knights of Columbus Family Week - August 1-7, 2021
National Bargain Hunting Week - August 2-6, 2021 (First Monday - Sunday Week in August)
National Cleanse Your Skin Week - August 1-7
National Farmers Market Week - August 1-7, 2021 (First Week of August)
National Fraud Awareness Week - August 1-7, 2021 (First Full Week in August)
National Health Center Week - August 1-7, 2021 (First Full Week in August)
National Minority Donor Awareness Week - August 1-7
National Psychic Week - August 2-6, 2021 (First Mon-Fri Week in August)
National Stop on Red Week - August 1-7, 2021
Perseid Meteor Showers - July 17 - August 24, 2021
Simplify Your Life Week - August 1-7
Single Working Women's Week - August 1-7, 2021 (The Full Week containing August 4, which is Single Working Women's Day)
World Breastfeeding Week - August 1-7 (First Full Week of August)
2021 Monthly Holidays that include August 3, are:
There are too many monthly holidays to include here, so please check out our August Holidays page to see all of the holidays that are celebrated the entire month of August.
A page on each holiday will be coming soon and linked above.
If a date is a movable holiday, that is different every year, I'll include the year as well as the date rule above. Otherwise, the holiday falls on the same date each year.
World Festivals and Events (Date Order)
Summer Olympics - July 23 - August 8, 2021 (Held in Tokyo, Japan)
World Police and Fire Games - This is a biennially event held every two years. Next event will be July 30 - August 8, 2021 and held in Rotterdam, the Netherlands
The Astrological Sign for August 3 is Leo.
Birth Flower of the Month
The Birth Flower(s) for the Month of August are:
Gladiolus - Strength, moral integrity, remembrance, infatuation. It blooms in a variety of colors like red, pink, white, yellow and orange. It stands for sincerity and symbolizes strength of character.
The Birthstone(s) for August is:
Peridot which is known for its shimmering yellow-green color and the peace and good luck it brings to its wearer.
1926 - Tony Bennett, American singer
1940 - Martin Sheen (Ramon Estevez), American actor and producer
1941 - Martha Stewart, American businesswoman, publisher, author, TV personality and founder of Martha Stewart Living Omnimedia
1963 - Isaiah Washington, American actor and producer (Grey's Anatomy)
1977 - Tom Brady, American football player
1979 - Evangeline Lilly, Canadian model and actress (The Hobbit, Lost)
1984 - Ryan Lochte, American swimmer and eleven-time Olympic medalist (five gold, three silver, three bronze)
1929 - Emile Berliner, German-American inventor and businessman who invented the phonograph (b. 1851)
Famous Weddings and Divorces
2012 - Singer Stevie Wonder divorces fashion designer Kai Millard Morris after 11 years of marriage
Quote of the Day
Recipe of the Day or a Healthy Diet Habit Tip of the Day
Eating triggers fill your environment. No matter how hard you work to develop healthy diet habits, you will still have to contend with food triggers. It is hard to go through the day without being triggered to eat. There is the work break room loaded with goodies, donuts again, and the dreaded snack machine that calls your name. There’s the endless candy bowl on your office mate’s desk, followed by the free sodas that your company provides. Your favorite fast food waits on every corner, which type will you have today?
Find out more information about Eating Triggers from Kerry's Healthy Diet Habits website!