Historical Events In August - 01
Friday, 10 July 2020
2007 Mweka ebola epidemic in Democratic Republic of the Congo killing 187 people on this day in history.
2007 Cholera in Ethiopia on this day in history.
2007 Iraq cholera outbreak in Iraq killing 10 people on August - 01.
2007 On August - 01 poliomyelitis in Nigeria
2007 Dengue fever in Puerto Rico; Dominican Republic; Mexico on August - 01.
2007 Cholera in Somalia on August - 01.
2007 On this day in history cholera in Vietnam
2012 On this day in history typhoon Saola kills elven people and displaces over 150,000 in the Philippines
2013 Robert Mugabe continues to maintain power after winning 142 out of 210 seats in the Zimbabwean election on this day in history.
2014 USA and UN announce a 72 hour ceasefire between Israel and Palestine, though it quickly breaks down on this day in history.
2017 On August - 01 christopher A. Wray confirmed at F.B.I. Director by US Senate
2017 Bomb blast at Jawadia Shia mosque in Herat, Afghanistan kills about 30 on August - 01.
2017 On this day in history two Venezuelan opposition leaders, Leopoldo LĂłpez and Antonio Ledezma re-arrested, revoking their house arrest
2018 Swedish crown jewels stolen in heist from StrĂ¤ngnĂ¤s Cathedral, Stockholm on this day in history.
2018 Australian Rugby League's 'Immortals' tally moves to 13 as pre-War stars Dally Messenger, Frank Burge & Dave Brown along with latter day giants Norm Provan & Mal Meninga are added on this day in history.
2018 The 2018 Kivu Ebola outbreak begins in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. It becomes the second-deadliest outbreak of the Ebola virus on November 29, surpassed only by the 2013 West African Ebola virus epidemic on this day in history.
2018 Kivu Ebola epidemic in Democratic Republic of the Congo & Uganda killing 2,268 (as of 16 March 2020) people on this day in history.
2019 On August - 01 danish polar research institution Polar Portal reports a large spike in Greenland ice loss, with 11 billion tons melted in one day and 197 gigatonnes during the month of July.