/ 31 August 2021

Squiz The Day – 31 August 2021

9.00am (AEST) – Tokyo Paralympics – Men’s Cycling C2 3,000m Individual Pursuit Trial. David Hicks takes it to the road…

2.30pm (AEST) – Tokyo Paralympics – Men’s Cycling C3 Time Trial. Aussie David Nicholas is on the bike – he’s the reigning world champion and won the gold medal in the event at the 2012 games in London

8.07pm (AEST) – Tokyo Paralympics – Women’s S10 100m Butterfly. Aussie Jasmine Greenwood is the one to watch – she’s just 16yo…

ABS Data Release – Balance of Payments and International Investment Position, June; Building Approvals, July

National Days for Malaysia, Kyrgyzstan and Trinidad and Tobago

International Overdose Awareness Day

Birthdays for musician Van Morrison (1945), actor Richard Gere (1949) and Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia Mohammed bin Salman (1985)

Anniversary of:
• the birthdays of Caligula (12) and Maria Montessori (1870)
• the deaths of Arthur Phillip (1814) and Princess Diana (1997)
• the Irish Republican Army (IRA) declaring a ceasefire in 1994, which led to the Good Friday Agreement of 1998

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