Historical Events on August 24, 2016

About Aug 24, 2016

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 2 years, 1 month and 23 days

Historical Events

  • 6.2-magnitude earthquake strikes central Italy, north east of Rome, killing 268, injuring 400
  • Astronomers announce discovery of earth-like planet named Proxima b orbiting star Proxima Centauri