A list of significant dates for August 2023 on a national and international level. A significant portion of many competitive examinations include a general awareness question. This list could be useful for test preparation and knowledge improvement.

1st AugustYorkshire Day
6th- AugustHiroshima Day
9 AugustQuit India Movement Day, Nagasaki Day, Day of the World’s Indigenous People
12th- AugustInternational Youth Day
13th- AugustInternational Lefthanders Day
14th- AugustYoum-e-Azadi (Pakistan Independence Day)
15th- AugustIndependence Day (India), Victory over Japan Day (UK), Day of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary
16th- AugustBennington Battle Day
17th- AugustIndonesian Independence Day
19th- AugustWorld Photography Day, World Humanitarian Day
20th- AugustWorld Mosquito Day
20th- AugustSadbhavna Divas, Indian Akshay Urja Day
23rd- AugustInternational Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition, European Day of Remembrance for Victims of Stalinism and Nazism
26th- AugustWomen’s Equality Day
29th- AugustNational Sports Day
30th- AugustSmall Industry Day
31st- AugustHari Merdeka (Malaysia National Day)