Historical Events In 2016
Sunday, 09 May 2021
Apr 16 On this day in history ecuador earthquake in Ecuador killing 676 people
May 05 Boko Haram militants kill approximately 300 people in a night attack on Gamboru Ngala in the year 2016.
May 05 In the year 2016 the World Health Organization identifies the spread of poliomyelitis in at least 10 countries as a major worldwide health emergency.
Jul 01 On this day in history 20 Yemen cholera outbreak in Yemen killing 3,886 (as of 30 November 2019) people
Jul 01 On this day in history yellow fever outbreak in Angola in Angola, DR Congo, China, Kenya killing 100s (as of 1 April 2016) people
Jul 17 After a five-hour humanitarian ceasefire, Israel confirms the beginning of a ground offensive in Gaza on this day in history.
Jul 17 Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, a Boeing 777, crashes in eastern Ukraine after being shot down by a missile. All 298 people on board are killed in the year 2016.