Historical Events on May 26th, 2004

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • 12th UEFA Champions League Final: Porto beats AS Monaco 3-0 at Gelsenkirchen
  • 39th Academy of Country Music Awards: Toby Keith & Martina McBride win
  • The New York Times publishes an admission of journalistic failings, claiming that its flawed reporting and lack of skeptism towards sources during the buildup to the 2003 war in Iraq helped promote the belief that Iraq possessed large stockpiles of weapons of mass destruction.
  • The United States Army veteran Terry Nichols is found guilty of 161 state murder charges for helping carry out the Oklahoma City bombing.