1996 Kennewick Man, the remains of a prehistoric man, is discovered near Kennewick, Washington.


Kennewick Man is the name generally given to the skeletal remains of a prehistoric Paleoamerican man found on a bank of the Columbia River in KennewickWashington, United States, on July 28, 1996. It is one of the most complete ancient skeletons ever found.
Age: 8.9k – 9k years BP
Common name: Kennewick Man
Place discovered: Columbia Park in Kennewick, Washington
Species: Homo sapiens
Language: Nahuatl