August 15, 2006 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History


Book releaseHistoric Publication

Der Spiegel, Spiegel Online, publishes documents confirming German writer Günter Grass' membership of the Waffen-SS in World War II

Writer and playwright Günter Grass
Writer and playwright
Günter Grass

Deaths in History

  • Doug White, American news anchor
  • Te Atairangi Kaahu, Māori queen (b. 1931)