2018 Daily Holidays that fall on August 3, include:
Braham Pie Day - August 3, 2018 (First Friday in August)
Grab Some Nuts Day
International Beer Day - August 3, 2018 (First Friday in August)
National Watermelon Day
Tomboy Tools Day - August 3, 2018 (First Friday in August)
2018 Weekly Holidays that include August 3, are:
International Clown Week - August 1-7
International Mathematicians Week - August 1-9
International Tree Climbing Week - August 3-5, 2018
National Minority Donor Awareness Week - August 1-7
Satchmo Summerfest - August 2-5, 2018 (in New Orleans)
Simplify Your Life Week - August 1-7
Single Working Women's Week - July 29 - August 4, 2018
Twins Day - August 3-5, 2018 (First Full Weekend in August)
World Breastfeeding Week - August 1-7 (First Full Week of August)
2018 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
Lollapalooza - August 2-5, 2018
Sturgis Motorcycle Rally - August 3-12, 2018
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