Historical Events In 2017
Thursday, 22 April 2021
Jun 16 On this day in history uS President Donald Trump reinstates Cuban travel and business restrictions after they were loosened by President Obama
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 On this day in history forest fires in Pedrógão Grande, Portugal begin, kill 62 people, more than 1,600 firefighters fight 156 fires
Jun 18 117th US Golf Open: Brooks Koepka wins his 1st major with a 16-under par 272 round at Erin Hills, Wisconsin in the year 2017.
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 in the year 2017.
Jun 18 In the year 2017 rare magnitude-four earthquake causes a tsunami to hit Nuugaatsiaq in northwestern Greenland
Jun 19 In the year 2017 bexit negotiations begin between United Kingdom and the European Union in Brussels
Jun 19 First full genetic study of cats published in "Nature Ecology and Evolution", reveals domesticated 9,000 years ago, descended from one species (African wildcat) on this day in history.
Jun 19 On this day in history record 65.6 million people displaced around the world in 2016 reported by UN refugee agency
Jun 19 Russia warns the US it will target US and allied aircraft over Syria after US fighter shoots down Syrian warplane in the year 2017.
Jun 20 In the year 2017 british actor Daniel Day-Lewis announces his retirement from acting
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 In the year 2017 uS toymaker Mattel releases 15 new body types for their Ken doll, including one with a man bun
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 Romanian Prime Minister Sorin Grindeanu outed after losing no-confidence vote 241-7 on this day in history.
Jun 21 The Great Mosque of al-Nuri in Mosul, Iraq, is destroyed by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant on this day in history.
Jun 22 On this day in history prince Harry claims no one in UK royal family wants to be King or Queen in article published in Newsweek
Jun 23 "Bridge Over Troubled Water" single organized by Simon Cowell for those affected by Grenfell tower fire reaches No. 1 in UK charts on this day in history.
Jun 23 Landslide in Xinmo village, Sichuan province, China kills 15 with more than 100 missing on this day in history.
Jun 23 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 on this day in history.
Jun 24 UN states Yemen cholera epidemic reached 200,000 cases, with 1,300 deaths. Worst cholera outbreak anywhere in the world on this day in history.
Jun 24 World record for highest altitude football match ever played at 18,799ft on Mount Kilimanjaro by women's international team on this day in history.
Jun 25 Tanker carrying fuel bursts into flames near Ahmedpur East, Pakistan, killing more than 200 people on this day in history.
Jun 25 On this day in history the World Health Organization estimates that Yemen has over 200,000 cases of cholera.
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 In the year 2017 brazilian state prosecutors file corruption charges against President Michel Temer
Jun 26 Helicopter with rogue police pilot attacks Venezuelan Supreme Court in Caracas on this day in history.
Jun 26 Theresa May 's UK Conservative minority party strike deal to govern with Northern Ireland's DUP with guarantee of 1 billion funding in the year 2017.
Jun 27 A series of cyberattacks using the Petya malware begins, affecting organizations in Ukraine in the year 2017.
Jun 27 African Development Bank president Akinwumi Adesina wins the World Food Prize on this day in history.