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Ready for some August 2nd facts? Welcome to August my friends. A new month means we are ready to learn some old facts. The world is such a strange and somewhat scary place full of history.

Every morning I wake up grateful for the day and wonder what strangeness is associated with it. (Yes, I admit I’m a different breed of human) Knowing major historical events is crucial to understanding how we live today. Seeing what happened in the past intrigues me.

You might think I’m ghastly, but I find history fascinating because of the weird and scary things that happen. In this article, we’ll explore five bizarre occurrences that occurred on August 2nd throughout history. So sit back, relax and enjoy the weird and somewhat scary facts in history.

Alexis Zarycki is your average girl with the hopes of leaving an everlasting impact on the world. Follow her on Instagram @official_lexpaige