8 August 1963- Britain’s Great Train Robbery.
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|August 16, 1977 - 12.28 a. m.: Elvis Presley´s last known photo before death.|
1 August2007. Minneapolis I-35W bridge (Minneapolis, USA).
On August 1, 2007, during the evening rush hour, the main spans of the bridge collapsed, falling into the river and onto its banks. Thirteen people died and approximately one hundred more were injured. The 1,907-foot bridge fell into the Mississippi River. Currently under investigation
|August 1, 2007. Minneapolis I-35W bridge (Minneapolis, USA)|
13 August 2007. Tuo River bridge (Hunan, China)
The 140-foot-high bridge spanning the Tuo River in the central Hunan city of Fenghuang collapsed as workers removed scaffolding from its facade. Investigation underway.
|August 13, 2007. Tuo River bridge (Hunan, China)|
|Victims of the Munich Massacre|