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August 31

What happened on August 31? On the last day of August, we celebrate the birthdays of Israeli violinist Itzhak Perlman (*1945), Italian physician Maria Montessori (*1870), American actors James Coburn (*1928), Chris Tucker (*1971) & Richard Gere (*1949), and singer …

August 30

What happened on August 30? Today we celebrate the founding date of Melbourne in Australia and we congratulate physicist Ernest Rutherford (*1871) from New Zealand. We also wish a happy birthday to American astronaut Jack Swigert (*1931), American baseball player …

August 29

What happened on August 29? Today we celebrate the founding dates of companies Goodyear (1898) and Netflix (1997), as well as the city of Nuuk in Greenland in 1728. And we congratulate Swedish actress Ingrid Bergman (*1915), British philosopher John …