Historical Events In 2017
Tuesday, 19 January 2021
Jun 16 US President Donald Trump reinstates Cuban travel and business restrictions after they were loosened by President Obama on this day in history.
Jun 17 Bill Cosby trial for aggravated indecent assault declared a mistrial after jurors couldn't reach a verdict on this day in history.
Jun 17 Collision at sea between U.S.S. Fitzgerald and ACX Crystal, a Philippine cargo ship kills 7 US sailors in Japanese waters on this day in history.
Jun 17 Forest fires in Pedrógão Grande, Portugal begin, kill 62 people, more than 1,600 firefighters fight 156 fires in the year 2017.
Jun 18 On this day in history 117th US Golf Open: Brooks Koepka wins his 1st major with a 16-under par 272 round at Erin Hills, Wisconsin
Jun 18 French President Emmanuel Macron 's party La République en Marche and allies win a majority in 2nd round French legislative elections in the year 2017.
Jun 18 Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) fire six surface-to-surface mid-range ballistic missile from domestic bases targeting ISIL forces in the Syrian Deir ez-Zor Governorate in response to the terrorist attacks in Tehran earlier that month in the year 2017.
Jun 18 Pakistan defeat India to win cricket's Champions Trophy at the Oval in London by 180 runs, Fakhar Zaman scores 114 runs on this day in history.
Jun 18 In the year 2017 rare magnitude-four earthquake causes a tsunami to hit Nuugaatsiaq in northwestern Greenland
Jun 19 On this day in history bexit negotiations begin between United Kingdom and the European Union in Brussels
Jun 19 On this day in history first full genetic study of cats published in "Nature Ecology and Evolution", reveals domesticated 9,000 years ago, descended from one species (African wildcat)
Jun 19 Record 65.6 million people displaced around the world in 2016 reported by UN refugee agency on this day in history.
Jun 19 Russia warns the US it will target US and allied aircraft over Syria after US fighter shoots down Syrian warplane on this day in history.
Jun 20 British actor Daniel Day-Lewis announces his retirement from acting on this day in history.
Jun 20 On this day in history tiger Woods checks into a clinic to manage his pain medication and sleep disorder, following his arrest for driving under the influence
Jun 20 In the year 2017 uber founder Travis Kalanick resigns as CEO after a shareholder revolt
Jun 20 US toymaker Mattel releases 15 new body types for their Ken doll, including one with a man bun in the year 2017.
Jun 21 In landmark case Israeli woman wins sexism case against airline El Al after asked to change seat away from a man on this day in history.
Jun 21 On this day in history romanian Prime Minister Sorin Grindeanu outed after losing no-confidence vote 241-7
Jun 21 On this day in history the Great Mosque of al-Nuri in Mosul, Iraq, is destroyed by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant.
Jun 22 Prince Harry claims no one in UK royal family wants to be King or Queen in article published in Newsweek on this day in history.
Jun 23 "Bridge Over Troubled Water" single organized by Simon Cowell for those affected by Grenfell tower fire reaches No. 1 in UK charts in the year 2017.
Jun 23 Landslide in Xinmo village, Sichuan province, China kills 15 with more than 100 missing in the year 2017.
Jun 23 In the year 2017 saudi Arabia and allies, Egypt, UAE and Bahrain issue list of 13 conditions to Qatar in return for lifting sanctions, including closing Al Jazeera TV
Jun 24 UN states Yemen cholera epidemic reached 200,000 cases, with 1,300 deaths. Worst cholera outbreak anywhere in the world in the year 2017.
Jun 24 On this day in history world record for highest altitude football match ever played at 18,799ft on Mount Kilimanjaro by women's international team
Jun 25 Tanker carrying fuel bursts into flames near Ahmedpur East, Pakistan, killing more than 200 people on this day in history.
Jun 25 The World Health Organization estimates that Yemen has over 200,000 cases of cholera on this day in history.
Jun 26 America's Cup: Emirates Team New Zealand defeat Oracle Team USA 7-1 in Bermuda, Peter Burling (26) youngest ever helmsman on this day in history.
Jun 26 Brazilian state prosecutors file corruption charges against President Michel Temer on this day in history.
Jun 26 In the year 2017 helicopter with rogue police pilot attacks Venezuelan Supreme Court in Caracas
Jun 26 Theresa May 's UK Conservative minority party strike deal to govern with Northern Ireland's DUP with guarantee of 1 billion funding on this day in history.
Jun 27 In the year 2017 a series of cyberattacks using the Petya malware begins, affecting organizations in Ukraine.
Jun 27 African Development Bank president Akinwumi Adesina wins the World Food Prize on this day in history.