What Happened on August 26, 2017

Historical Events

  • Half a million people take part in a peace march in Barcelona, following terrorist attacks
  • Hurricane Harvey downgraded to a tropical storm, National Hurricane Center warns of “multiday rainfall disaster”

Sports History

Manchester City scores a 2-1 win at Bournemouth to start EPL record 18 game winning streak; Raheem Sterling scores for City but is sent off with 2 yellow cards in injury time

  • Violent clashes after conviction of spiritual leader Gurmeet Ram Rahim Singh kill 31 in Panchkula, 120 admitted to hospital
  • Women's Rugby World Cup: New Zealand Black Ferns defeat England 41-32 in the final in Belfast
2017 Highlights

About August 26, 2017

Day of the Week: Saturday
How Long Ago? 5 years, 5 months and 3 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Rooster
Star Sign: Virgo

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