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Historical Events In August - 05

Tuesday, 05 July 2022

2012  On this day in history gunman opens fire on Sikh temple in Oak Creek, Wisconsin killing six people and committing suicide  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

2013  160 people are killed by flash floods across Afghanistan and Pakistan on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

2014  Obama signs The Iron Dome Bill providing $225 million in additional funding for Israel's Iron Dome defense on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

2017  Usain Bolt races his last race, coming third in the 100m at IAAF World Championships in London on August - 05.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

2017  On this day in history uN Security Council votes to impose sanctions on North Korea for its continued missile program  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

2017  The UN Security Council unanimously approves fresh sanctions on North Korean trade and investment on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

2018  British Open Women's Golf, Royal Lyham & St. Annes: England's Georgia Hall wins her first major title by 2 shots from Pornanong Phatlum of Thailand on August - 05.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

2018  English swimmer Adam Peaty breaks his own world record in 57.00 as he wins his 9th European 100m breaststroke title in Glasgow, Scotland on August - 05.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

2018  Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull declares "now we are a land of droughts" as 99% of New South Wales affected on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

2018  Vintage Junkers Ju-52 plane crashes near Flims, Switzerland, killing all 20 on board on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

2018  On this day in history 6.9 magnitude earthquake on island of Lombok, Indonesia, kills at least 460 people and displaces 350,000  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

2019  On August - 05 revocation of the special status of Jammu and Kashmir: India revokes the part of its constitution that gives Indian-administered Kashmir special status in an unprecedented move.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

2019  Hong Kong anti-extradition bill protests: Amid ongoing protests, Hong Kong is hit by the first general strikes of their kind since 1967 on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

2020  Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi lays the cornerstone for a new Hindu temple at Ayodhya Ram to replace a previous Muslim mosque on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

2020  On this day in history u.S. Secretary of Health and Human Services Alex Azar travels to Taiwan, the highest U.S. official visit to the country in 40 years. The PRC condemns the visit.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

2020  [COVID-19 pandemic] The worldwide death toll from COVID-19 exceeds 700,000 on August - 05.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

2021  Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts (80) announces he will be unable to accompany the band on its 2021 U.S. tour, based on medical advice; American Steve Jordan tapped to fill in on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

2021  FC Barcelona confirms record breaking Argentine soccer superstar Lionel Messi will leave the club because of Spanish La Liga regulations on player payments on August - 05.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

2021  Tigray War: The Tigray Defense Forces seize the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Lalibela on August - 05.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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Famous Birthdays In August - 05

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1301  On August - 05 birth of edmund of Woodstock, 1st Earl of Kent, English politician (d. 1330)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1397  On August - 05 birth of guillaume Dufay, Franco-Flemish composer and theorist (d. 1474)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1461  On this day in history birth of alexander Jagiellon, Grand Duke of Lithuania (d. 1506)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1540  Joseph Justice Scaliger, proposed Julian dating was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1604  John Eliot, "Apostle to Indians," Bible translator, baptized was born on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1607  On this day in history birth of philipp Friedrich Boddecker, composer  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1623  On this day in history birth of antonio Cesti, composer  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1624  On this day in history birth of william, Jamestown Va, 1st black child born in English America  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

Famous Deaths In August - 05

Famous People Died On This Day In History

0882  Death of King Louis III of France (b. 863) on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1063  Death of Gruffydd ap Llywelyn, King of Gwynedd on August - 05.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1157  On this day in history dirk VI, Count of Holland, dies  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1364  On August - 05 death of emperor Kogon of Japan (b. 1313)  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1572  Death of Isaac Luria, Palestinian-born Kabbalist (b. 1534) on August - 05.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1579  Death of Stanislaus Hosius, Polish Catholic cardinal (b. 1504) on this day in history.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1610  Death of Alonso García de Ramón, Spanish soldier and twice Royal Governor of Chile on August - 05.  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

1644  On August - 05 j Henry Alting, theologist (Statenvertaling), dies at 61  Click To Send On WhatsappCopy This To Clipboard

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