Historical Events In 2017
Thursday, 24 September 2020
Jul 23 On this day in history 104th Tour de France won by Chris Froome of Great Britain, his 4th win
Jul 23 In the year 2017 146th British Golf Open Championship: American Jordan Spieth shoots a 268 to win at the Royal Birkdale Golf Club, Southport
Jul 23 Women's Cricket World Cup: England beat India by 9 runs in the final at Lords in London on this day in history.
Jul 24 Donald Trump ’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner says he did not collude with Russia after meeting with Senate investigators in the year 2017.
Jul 24 In the year 2017 polish President Andrzej Duda vetoes 2 laws to put Polish courts under political control
Jul 24 Taliban suicide bomber on a motorbikes kills at least 26 and injuries 50 in Lahore, Pakistan on this day in history.
Jul 24 In the year 2017 taliban suicide bus bombing in Kabul kills at least 38, mainly employees of Afghan ministry of mines and petroleum
Jul 25 167 African migrants rescued by NGO Proactiva Open Arms off the coast of Libya, 13 perish in the year 2017.
Jul 25 On this day in history israeli authorities remove new metal detectors from Temple Mount / Haram al-Sharif after Palestinian protests amid rising tensions in Jerusalem
Jul 25 On this day in history ram Nath Kovind becomes 14th President of India
Jul 25 In the year 2017 sperm counts have halved in last 40 years says research published in "Human Reproduction Update" journal
Jul 25 Wildfires on France's Mediterranean coast near Bormes-les-Mimosas prompts evacuation of 12,000 people on this day in history.
Jul 26 In the year 2017 3 live king cobras reported found inside potato chip cans by customs officials in Los Angeles
Jul 26 Great Britain announces it will ban gasoline and diesel cars by 2040 on this day in history.
Jul 26 US President Donald Trump announces policy to ban transgendered people from the military, overturning Obama era changes in the year 2017.
Jul 27 Amazon founder Jeff Bezos briefly becomes world's richest man at $91.4bn overtaking Bill Gates for half a day in the year 2017.
Jul 27 In the year 2017 boy Scouts of American chief Michael Surbaugh apologies for politically motivated remarks made by President Donald Trump at rally attended by 30,000 scouts
Jul 27 On this day in history reince Priebus resigns as Chief of Staff to US President Donald Trump , shortest non-interim tenure ever
Jul 28 In the year 2017 general John Kelly appointed new Chief of Staff by US President Donald Trump
Jul 28 Pakistan Supreme Court rules corruption accusations against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif enough to remove him from office on this day in history.
Jul 28 US Senate vote for "skinny" repeal of Obamacare fails 51-49 when John McCain casts deciding vote against on this day in history.
Jul 29 On this day in history terrorist plot to bring down a plane averted in Sydney, Australia, 4 arrested
Jul 30 15 people killed in gunfights with Philippine police, including Reynaldo Parojinog, mayor of Ozamiz in an anti-drug trafficking operation in the year 2017.
Jul 30 1st centenary of WWI Battle of Passchendaele marked at ceremony at Menin Gate in Ypres, Belgium on this day in history.
Jul 30 China's President Xi Jinping heads 12,000 troop parade at Zhurihe training base, Inner Mongolia marking 90 years since founding of the People's Liberation Army on this day in history.
Jul 30 Hackers reveal they have stolen data from HBO, including episodes and scripts of Games of Thrones in the year 2017.
Jul 30 Russian President Vladimir Putin announces American diplomats in Russia cut by 755 in response to American sanctions on this day in history.
Jul 30 On this day in history venezuelan voting for a new assembly disrupted by violent protests, at least 3 people killed
Jul 31 On this day in history anthony Scaramucci removed as White House Communications Director after less than 2 weeks
Aug 01 In the year 2017 bomb blast at Jawadia Shia mosque in Herat, Afghanistan kills about 30
Aug 01 Christopher A. Wray confirmed at F.B.I. Director by US Senate on this day in history.
Aug 01 On this day in history two Venezuelan opposition leaders, Leopoldo López and Antonio Ledezma re-arrested, revoking their house arrest
Aug 02 In the year 2017 first successful gene editing in human embryos to repair disease-causing mutation reported by scientists in "Nature"
Aug 02 On this day in history great Britain's Prince Philip aged 96 makes his final solo public appearance before retiring from public engagements