What Happened on August 24, 2004

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 89 passengers die after two airliners explode after flying out of Domodedovo International Airport, near Moscow. The explosions were caused by suicide bombers (reportedly female) from the Russian Republic of Chechnya.

Famous Deaths

  • Elisabeth K├╝bler-Ross, Swiss-born psychiatrist (b. 1926)