August 31, 2006 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Stolen on August 22, 2004, Edvard Munch's famous painting "The Scream" is recovered from a raid by Norwegian police. The painting was said to be in a better-than-expected condition.

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

Deaths in History

  • Derrick Wayne Frazier, American convicted murderer (b. 1977)