On This Day in History for August 26 (Part 2)

Events in History

Events 101 - 107 of 107

  • 2012 17 villagers in Afghanistan's Kajaki district are beheaded by an unknown organization
  • 2012 36 people are killed in a bus crash in Yan'an, China
  • 2012 A Legionella outbreak in Quebec City, Canada, kills 8 and infects 104
  • 2013 25,000 applicants to the University of Liberia fail their university entrance examination
  • 2014 Democratic Republic of Congo's health ministry informs the WHO of an outbreak of Ebola; later confirmed as a different strain to that affecting west Africa
  • 2014 Israel and Hamas accept another ceasefire
  • 2015 WDBJ TV reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward are fatally shot live on TV by an ex-colleague in Moneta, Virginia

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