On This Day

What Happened on August 26, 2015

Historical Events

  • WDBJ TV reporter Alison Parker and cameraman Adam Ward are fatally shot live on TV by an ex-colleague in Moneta, Virginia

Famous Deaths

  • P J Kavanagh [Patrick Joeseph], British poet, actor and journalist (The Perfect Stranger), dies at 84
2015 Highlights

About August 26, 2015

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 6 years, 1 month and 27 days
Leap Year: No

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