Historical Events In December - 06
Monday, 10 May 2021
1996 On December - 06 bryan Clieve Roberts, lawyer/civil servant, dies at 83
1997 Alan Mouncer, film director/producer, dies at 68 on this day in history.
2005 On this day in history an Iranian C-130 Hercules airplane crashes into a ten-story building in a civilian area of Tehran, the capital of Iran, killing all 94 people aboard and 34 residents of the building - a total of 128 people.
2007 A pipe bomb explodes in a law office in Paris, France, killing one person on this day in history.
2012 7 people are killed and 770 injured during Egyptian protests on this day in history.
2017 On December - 06 starbucks opens its largest cafe in the world in Shanghai, 30,000 square-feet, 1/2 size of a football field
2017 Time Magazine names their Person of the Year "The Silence Breakers", people who came forward to report sexual misconduct on this day in history.
2017 US President Donald Trump officially recognizes Jerusalem as Israel's capital, announcing plans to move US embassy there on December - 06.
2017 On this day in history skirball wildfire near Los Angeles closes the Interstate 405 as thousands forced to evacuate
2017 Andrej Babiš is sworn as Prime Minister of the Czech Republic on this day in history.
2017 On this day in history britain's top Brexit negotiator David Davis admits there has been "no systematic impact assessment" on effects of Brexit
2017 Brazilian drug lord Rogério da Silva arrested in Rio on December - 06.
2017 On this day in history "Supermassive" most distant black hole discovery announced by astronomers in journal "Nature", 13 billion light-years away, 800 x bigger than the Sun
2017 The United States officially recognises Jerusalem as Israel's capital on this day in history.
2018 Senegal's new Museum of Black Civilisations is opened in Dakar by President Macky Sall on December - 06.
2018 Luxembourg is the first country to make all public transport free on this day in history.
2018 On December - 06 tennessee Titans running back Derrick Henry explodes for franchise-record 238 yards & 4 touchdowns in 30-9 win v Jacksonville Jaguars in Nashville; 99-yard TD run ties Dallas Cowboys HOF RB Tony Dorsett's longest run in NFL history
2018 Oldest-known plague sample found in 4,900-year-old remains of 20-year old woman in Gökhem, southern Sweden published in "Cell" on this day in history.
2020 On December - 06 the 2020 Venezuelan parliamentary election takes place.