Day Guide for Friday August 7th 2020 What are the holidays on August 7th 2020?

This is our day guide for Friday August 7th 2020 which shows you at a glance what's happening on this day around the world. Using the calendar on this page, you can look at a day guide for any day. Why not look up your birthday to see which holidays you share it with?

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General Information for August 7th 2020
There are 4 public holidays today.
Day 220 of 2020
146 days left in 2020
Week 32 of the year
On this Day in History
1974 - Philippe Petit performs a high wire act between the twin towers of the World Trade Center 1,368 feet (417 m) in the air.
1942 - World War II: the Battle of Guadalcanal begins - United States Marines initiate the first American offensive of the war with landings on Guadalcanal and Tulagi in the Solomon Islands.
1876 - Margaret Zelle is born in Germany. Better known as the dancer, courtesan and spy 'Mata Hari', her life was dramatised in a film starring Greta Garbo.
1420 - Construction of the dome of Santa Maria del Fiore begins in Florence.