August 31 is the 243rd day of the year (244th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 122 days remaining.
- 1962: Voice actor, Dee Bradley Baker, was born.
- 1971: Writer and storyboard director, Luke Brookshier, was born.
- 1999: SpongeBob SquarePants gets picked up for a 2nd season.
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