February 3

February 3 is under the sign of Aquarius. Famous birthdays on this day include Amal Clooney (1978), Isla Fisher (1976) and Sarah Kane (1971). Several movies were released around February 3 over the years, such as Woman in the Dunes in 1964 directed by Hiroshi Teshigahara and Before Sunset in 2004 directed by Richard Linklater.
But much more happened on February 3 over the years: find out below

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Which were the most popular Movies released around February 3 over the years?

Woman in the Dunes

Release year: 1964

Directed by: Hiroshi Teshigahara

Starring: Eiji Okada, Kyôko Kishida, Hiroko Itô, Kôji Mitsui

Country: United States of America

Before Sunset

Release year: 2004

Directed by: Richard Linklater

Starring: Ethan Hawke, Julie Delpy, Vernon Dobtcheff, Louise Lemoine Torrès

Country: United States of America


Release year: 1939

Directed by: John Ford

Starring: John Wayne, Claire Trevor, Andy Devine, John Carradine

Country: United States of America

Seven Days in May

Release year: 1964

Directed by: John Frankenheimer

Starring: Burt Lancaster, Kirk Douglas, Fredric March, Ava Gardner

Country: United States of America


Release year: 1984

Directed by: Yash Chopra

Starring: Anil Kapoor, Dilip Kumar, Waheeda Rehman, Rati Agnihotri


Historical Events

Which were the important events of February 3?


  • Saints Berlindis, Celsa and Nona.
  • Japan - the festival of Setsubun before spring.
  • United States - Four Chaplains Day.
  • Saint Blaise, Catholics visit churches to have their throats blessed.
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  • 2019 At the request of Chadian authorities, French Air Force Mirage 2000 fighter jets strike a convoy of around 40 pickups of an armed group that entered northern Chad from Libya. (Reuters)
  • 2018 The London-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights reports that unidentified rebel factions have shot down a Russian Sukhoi Su-25 jet over the Idlib Governorate, near Maarrat al-Nu'man, also killing its pilot. The pilot had escaped with his parachute but was killed on the ground while he fought with a pistol to evade capture. No groups claim responsibility. Russia's Ministry of Defence corroborates this version of events. (Deutsche Welle)
  • 2017 War in Afghanistan (2001–present): According to Afghan Police, eight of their forces have been killed by the Taliban at a checkpoint in Faryab Province. (Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty)
  • 2016 Israeli–Palestinian conflict (2015–present): Three Palestinian assailants launch a shooting and stabbing attack near the Damascus Gate in Jerusalem, killing one policewoman and seriously injuring another, and lightly injuring a civilian, before being shot and killed by other security forces at the scene. Pipe bombs were discovered on their bodies. (The Times of Israel)Two Hamas militants die after a tunnel they were digging from the Gaza Strip into Israel collapses. (AP)
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Which were the most popular books released around February 3 over the years?

The Dilbert Principle

Year: 1997

By: Scott Adams

The creator of Dilbert, the fastest-growing comic strip in the nation (syndicated in nearly 1000 newspapers), takes a look at corporate America in all its glorious lunacy.

River Of The Sun

Year: 1951

By: James Ramsey Ullman

Classic Fiction

Admiral Kimmel'S Story

Year: 1955

By: Husband E. Kimmel

Hardcover, published by Henry Regenery Co.

The Mark

Year: 2001

By: Tim LaHaye and Jerry B. Jenkins

His Excellency Global Community Potentate Nicolae Carpathia is back, this time as Satan. Resurrected and indwelt by the devil himself, the beast tightens his grip as ruler of the world.

The Hot Zone

Year: 1995

By: Richard Preston

The bestselling landmark account of the first emergence of the Ebola virus. A highly infectious, deadly virus from the central African rain forest suddenly appears in the suburbs of Washington, D.C.

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