On This Day

What Happened on August 26, 2014

Historical Events

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Burger King agrees to purchase Canadian donut chain Tim Hortons for $11.4 billion

NHL Star and Businessman Tim Horton
NHL Star and Businessman
Tim Horton
  • 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
  • Israel and Hamas accept another ceasefire
2014 Highlights

About August 26, 2014

Day of the Week: Tuesday
How Long Ago? 7 years, 1 month and 27 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Horse
Star Sign: Virgo