1- In August of 1944, representatives of the U.
3- , Britain, U.
7- and China met to plan for the formation of the United Nations.
8- The temptation to cheat on his wife was too great for Augustin, and he ended up having an affair with a colleague.
9- The opera was graced with the August presence of the Crown Prince and Princess.
10- In February of 1784, the first trading ship sent to China from the United States set sail from New York, arriving in China in August.
11- She was born in , on August , in California.
12- In August 2005, more than 50,000 bare-breasted young virgins gathered together in a ceremony to choose the King of Swaziland's 13th wife.
13- Registration for fall programs begins on August first.
14- In August of 1991, more than 100,000 people rallied outside the Russian Parliament Building to protest a coup that had removed President Mikhail Gorbachev from power.
15- The meteor shower usually occurs in the middle of August every year.
16- On August 15, 1914, a ship made the first complete passage through the Panama Canal.
17- In August of 1961, East Germany began to erect a five-foot-high wall along its border with the West.
18- In August 1996, British scientists reported they had transplanted the hearts of seven pigs into monkeys, the first time this had been successfully done from one species to another.
19- In August 1990, about 15,000 vehicles were involved in the biggest traffic jam in Japan's history.
20- In 1973, Chile's government was overthrown by a dictatorial military regime led by Augusto Pinochet.
21- On August 22, 1849, Austria launched unmanned balloons carrying bombs in the world's first known use of aircraft in warfare.
22- Norman Augustine once said that one of the most feared expressions in modern times is "The computer is down.
23- "In August of 2002, the U.
25- government began advising some companies to end many of their controversial animal tests, saying laboratory alternatives exist that are quicker, and just as good.
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