Historical Events In February - 01
Friday, 29 September 2023
2007 British Prime Minister Tony Blair is questioned for a second time in the 'cash for peerages (Cash for Honours)' probe as a witness on February - 01.
2009 Jóhanna Sigurðaóttir is elected as e fir female Prime Minier of Iceland, becoming e fir openly gay Head of ate in e modern world on this day in history.
2012 At least 73 people are killed in the Egyptian football riots in Port Said on February - 01.
2012 On this day in history at least 79 people were killed and more than 1,000 were injured after a football match in Port Said, Egypt.
2013 On February - 01 the Nigerian Army bomb a Boko Haram camp, killing 18 people
2014 14 people are killed after Mount Sinabung erupts in Indonesia on this day in history.
2017 On February - 01 rex Tillerson confirmed as 69th US Secretary of State
2017 British MPs vote in favour of the European Union Bill, allowing the government to begin Brexit on this day in history.
2018 On this day in history the Indian government announces plan to give 500 million people free healthcare
2018 Archaeologists announce discovery of thousands of undetected structures in Mayan lowland civilisation, Guatemala, using Lidar, suggests population of 10 million on February - 01.
2019 On February - 01 uS President Donald Trump confirms US withdrawal from the Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces Treaty because of Russia's violation of the treaty
2019 On February - 01 u.S. President Donald Trump confirms that the U.S. will leave the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty of 1987, citing Russian non-compliance. The next day, Russia follows suit with suspension of its obligations to the treaty.
2021 On this day in history military stage a coup in Myanmar, detaining civilian leaders including Aung San Suu Kyi and declare a one-year state of emergency
2021 A coup d'Ã©tat in Myanmar removes Aung San Suu Kyi from power and restores military rule leading to widespread demonstrations across the country on this day in history.
2021 Kosovo officially establishes diplomatic ties with Israel and announces plans to open an embassy in Jerusalem on February - 01.
2021 COVID-19 pandemic: The number of vaccinations administered worldwide exceeds 100 million on February - 01.