On This Day

What Happened on August 26, 2003

Historical Events

  • The Columbia Accident Investigation Board releases its final reports on Space Shuttle Columbia disaster.

Famous Deaths

  • Jim Wacker, American football coach (b. 1937)
  • Wilma Burgess, American country-pop singer, dies of a heart attack at 64
2003 Highlights

About August 26, 2003

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 17 years, 2 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Virgo