Historical Events In July - 01
Saturday, 27 November 2021
2018 French gangster Redoine Faid escapes the Sud-Francilien prison in Réau, France by helicopter on July - 01.
2018 On this day in history canada's retaliatory tariffs against the US's steel tariffs take effect, 25% on some steel, 10% on 250 other goods
2018 On July - 01 nationwide protests over Trump administration immigration policies in the US
2018 NBA super star LeBron James agrees to a 4-year $154m deal with the LA Lakers, moving from Cleveland Cavaliers on this day in history.
2018 On this day in history pGA Women's Championship, Kemper Lakes GC: Park Sung-hyun of South Korea wins in a playoff with Nasa Hataoka & Ryu So-yeon
2018 US Open Seniors Golf, Broadmoor GC: David Toms wins by 1 stroke from Miguel Ángel Jiménez, Jerry Kelly & Tim Petrovic on July - 01.
2018 Nipah virus outbreak in Kerala in India killing 18 (as of February 2020) people on July - 01.
2019 The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) reports, on August 15, that July 2019 was the hottest month on record globally, at 0.95 °C (1.71 °F) above the 20th-century average on July - 01.
2019 Japan resumes commercial whaling after a 30-year moratorium, following its withdrawal from the International Whaling Commission on July - 01.
2019 Japan announces tightening high-tech exports to South Korea, thus begin the trade dispute between the two countries on July - 01.
2019 The International Atomic Energy Agency confirms that Iran has breached the limit on its stockpile of enriched uranium on this day in history.
2019 Hong Kong anti-extradition bill protests: During the annual July 1 protests that mark the anniversary of the British handover of the city to China, a group of a few hundred protesters stormed the Hong Kong legislature, defacing various portraits and destroying furniture before being dispersed by police using tear gas on this day in history.
2019 A fire on the Russian deep-diving submarine Losharik kills 14 crew members. Submarine commander Denis Dolonsky was among those killed on July - 01.
2019 measles outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo in Democratic Republic of the Congo killing 6,000+ (as of January 2020) people on this day in history.
2019 Samoa measles outbreak in Samoa killing 83 people on July - 01.
2019 dengue fever epidemic in Asia-Pacific, Latin America killing 2,000+ people on this day in history.
2020 On July - 01 russian President Vladimir Putin wins national referendum allowing longer presidential terms of office
2020 On this day in history russian voters back a constitutional amendment that, among other things, enables Vladimir Putin to seek two further six-year terms when his current term ends in 2024, potentially allowing him to remain in power until 2036.