August 17, 2015 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Bomb blast in Bangkok at Erawan Shrine kills at least 19, injures over 100
  • Discovery of 7,000 year old mass grave in Sch√∂neck-Kilianst√§dten, Central Germany, published in PNAS Journal. 26 bodies bear evidence of violent conflict
  • World's first flower could be underwater plant Montsechia Vidalii claim US botanists (Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences)