What Happened This Week in History?
- August 3, 1933- Mickey Mouse Watch was introduced for the price of $2.75
- August 4, 1979- Ramones's "Rock & Roll High School" film premiered in New York, NY
- August 5, 1833- The village of Chicago was incorporated. The population was approximately 250.
- August 6, 1996- NASA announced the discovery of evidence of primitive life on Mars
- August 7, 1782- George Washington created the Order of the Purple Heart
- August 8, 1899- The refrigerator was patented by A.T. Marshall
- August 9, 1859- Donald Duck received the 2,257th star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame