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A monthly archive of the English Wikipedia's pictures of the day


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August 1
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August 2
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August 3
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August 4
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August 5
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August 6
Abbey Lincoln

Abbey Lincoln (August 6, 1930 – August 14, 2010)

Jac. de Nijs / Anefo; Restored by Adam Cuerden

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August 7
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August 8
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August 9
Singapore National Day Parade

Singapore National Day Parade

Photo credit: Chensiyuan

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August 10
Battle of Scheveningen

Battle of Scheveningen

Painting credit: Jan Abrahamsz Beerstraaten

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August 11
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August 12
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August 13
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August 14
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August 15
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August 16
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August 17
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August 18
Alice Paul

Alice Stokes Paul was an American suffragist, feminist, and women's rights activist, and one of the main leaders and strategists of the campaign for the Nineteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which prohibits sex discrimination in the right to vote. Paul, along with Lucy Burns and others, strategized events such as the Woman Suffrage Procession and the Silent Sentinels as part of the successful campaign that resulted in the amendment's passage one hundred years ago today, in 1920.

Credit: Harris & Ewing, restored by Adam Cuerden

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August 19
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August 20
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August 21
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August 22
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August 23
Common blue butterflies mating

Common blue butterflies (Polyommatus icarus) mating on Yoesden Bank, Buckinghamshire, England. The male is on the left) and female on the right.

photograph by Charlesjsharp

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August 24
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August 25
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August 26
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August 27
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August 28
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August 29
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August 30
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August 31
Bank myna

Bank myna (Acridotheres ginginianus). Today is a Bank Holiday in England.

Photograph by Charlesjsharp

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