August 22, 2004 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

"The Scream" (1910 painted version) and "Madonna", two paintings by Edvard Munch, are stolen at gunpoint from the Munch Museum in Oslo, Norway.

Painter and Print Maker Edvard Munch
Painter and Print Maker
Edvard Munch

Deaths in History

  • Al Dvorin, American Elvis Presley concert announcer (b. 1922)
  • Konstantin Aseev, Russian chess player (b. 1960)