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? 7 years, 9 months and 15 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Cheerleader - OMI
  • UK #1 Song: Don't Be So Hard On Yourself - Jess Glynne