On This Day

What Happened on August 23, 2006

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • Natascha Kampusch, who was abducted at the age of 10, managed to escape from her captor Wolfgang Priklopil, after 8 years of captivity.

Famous Deaths

Person of interestEd Warren

Ed Warren, American paranormal investigator, dies at 79

Paranormal Investigator Ed Warren
Paranormal Investigator
Ed Warren
  • Maynard Ferguson, Canadian jazz trumpeter and bandleader, dies at 78