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August 26th, 2003EventColumbia Accident Investigation Board releases its final reports on Space Shuttle Columbia disaster.
August 26th, 2002EventEarth Summit 2002 begins in Johannesburg, South Africa.
August 26th, 1999EventMichael Johnson breaks the 400 metres world record with a time of 43.18 seconds.
August 26th, 1997EventBeni-Ali massacre in Algeria; 60-100 people killed.
August 26th, 1996EventBill Clinton signs welfare reform into law, representing major shift in US welfare policy
August 26th, 1988EventMerhan Karimi Nasseri arrives at Charles de Gaulle International Airport.
August 26th, 1987EventPresident Ronald Wilson Reagan proclaims September 11, 1987 as 9-1-1 Emergency Number Day.
August 26th, 1983EventFlooding destroys most of the old town of Bilbao, Spain.
August 26th, 1980EventJohn Birges plants a bomb at Harvey s Resort Hotel in Stateline, Nevada.
August 26th, 1978EventPapal conclave, 1978 (August): Pope John Paul I is elevated to the Papacy.

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