Historical Events In 2017
Wednesday, 16 June 2021
Jul 06 In the year 2017 france announces it will ban petrol and diesel cars by 2040
Jul 06 On this day in history illinois State Senate votes to override Governor Bruce Rauner's veto to approve 1st budget in more than two years, longest-lasting such dispute of any state
Jul 06 Sri Lankan government confirms outbreak of dengue fever has killed at least 227 in the year 2017.
Jul 07 G-20 summit of world leaders begins in Hamburg, Germany amid violent protests on this day in history.
Jul 07 Tesla Motors produces its first mass-market car, the Model 3 in the year 2017.
Jul 07 On this day in history the Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons is voted for by 122 of the 193 UN member states.
Jul 07 United Nations nuclear weapon ban treaty adopted in New York, without participation of nuclear countries on this day in history.
Jul 08 British Lions tie 15-15 with New Zealand All Blacks in their 3rd rugby match to tie the series on this day in history.
Jul 08 On this day in history unesco declares Asmara, capital of Eritrea, a world heritage site for its Art Deco buildings
Jul 09 Atthaya Thitikul,14-year old Thai amateur becomes youngest winner on Ladies's European Golf Tour at 14 years, 4 months at Ladies European Thailand Championship on this day in history.
Jul 09 In the year 2017 cEO Elon Musk is the first owner of Telsa's first mass market electric car - the Model 3
Jul 09 English footballer Wayne Rooney announces he has left Manchester United after 13 years to rejoin Everton on this day in history.
Jul 09 Hundreds of thousands protest against the Turkish government at a rally in Istanbul, Turkey on this day in history.
Jul 09 In the year 2017 iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi proclaims victory over Islamic State forces in Mosul
Jul 10 On this day in history iraqi Civil War: Mosul is declared fully liberated from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant.
Jul 10 NASA's Juno spacecraft makes closest ever pass over Jupiter's Great Red Spot at 9,000 kilometers overhead in the year 2017.
Jul 12 On this day in history giant iceberg breaks away from Larsen C Ice Shelf in Antarctica, about 6,000 sq km in length
Jul 13 "Dunkirk" film directed by Christopher Nolan with ensemble cast including Mark Rylance and Tom Hardy premieres in London, England on this day in history.
Jul 13 US President Donald Trump arrives in Paris for a 2-day visit with French President Emmanuel Macron in the year 2017.
Jul 15 On this day in history 124th Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Garbine Muguruza beats Venus Williams (7-5, 6-0)
Jul 15 Australian Justine Damond killed by Minneapolis police officer after calling 911 for a disturbance on this day in history.
Jul 16 In the year 2017 131st Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Roger Federer beats Marin Cilic (6-3, 6-1, 6-4) for a record 8th title
Jul 16 On this day in history bBC announces first ever female Doctor Who will be played by Jodie Whittaker
Jul 17 In the year 2017 the Muppets Studio in firing the voice of Kermit the Frog, Steve Whitmire, blame his “unacceptable business conduct”
Jul 19 On this day in history "Depacito" by Luis Fonsi ft. Daddy Yankee becomes the most streamed song ever, played 4.6 billion times
Jul 19 Archaeological dig in Kakadu National Park extends Aboriginal peoples time in Australia to 65,000 to 80,000 years ago in the year 2017.
Jul 19 On this day in history bBC publishes salaries of its top-earning journalists and presenters, two-thirds male, Chris Evans highest at over £2.2 million
Jul 19 US scientists calculate total amount plastic ever produced - 8.3 million tonnes, equal to weight of 1 billion elephants on this day in history.
Jul 19 In the year 2017 uS Senator John McCain diagnosed with brain cancer
Jul 20 Elon Musk tweets he has "verbal govt approval" to build 29 minute Hyperloop between New York and Washington D.C on this day in history.
Jul 21 Singer Justin Bieber barred from performing in China by Beijing Municipal Bureau of Culture citing his "bad behavior" in the year 2017.
Jul 21 In the year 2017 white House Press Secretary Sean Spicer resigns after opposing appointment of Anthony Scaramucci
Jul 22 In the year 2017 10 die in over-heated tractor-trailer in San Antonio, Texas in human-trafficking incident
Jul 22 South African golfer Branden Grace records lowest round for a men's major championship - 62 in 3rd round at British Open, Royal Birkdale, England in the year 2017.