2 August 1947
75th anniversary of the Spanish singer-songwriter Massiel.
4 August 1962
60 years since the death of Marilyn Monroe.
13 August 1997
25 years since the broadcast of the first chapter of South Park.
15 August 1972
50th anniversary of actor, producer, director and screenwriter Ben Affleck..
30 August 1972
50th anniversary of American actress Cameron Michelle Diaz..