Historical Events In July - 01
Friday, 15 January 2021
2018 French gangster Redoine Faid escapes the Sud-Francilien prison in Réau, France by helicopter on this day in history.
2018 Canada's retaliatory tariffs against the US's steel tariffs take effect, 25% on some steel, 10% on 250 other goods on July - 01.
2018 Nationwide protests over Trump administration immigration policies in the US on this day in history.
2018 On July - 01 nBA super star LeBron James agrees to a 4-year $154m deal with the LA Lakers, moving from Cleveland Cavaliers
2018 PGA Women's Championship, Kemper Lakes GC: Park Sung-hyun of South Korea wins in a playoff with Nasa Hataoka & Ryu So-yeon on July - 01.
2018 On July - 01 uS Open Seniors Golf, Broadmoor GC: David Toms wins by 1 stroke from Miguel Ángel Jiménez, Jerry Kelly & Tim Petrovic
2018 On July - 01 nipah virus outbreak in Kerala in India killing 18 (as of February 2020) people
2019 On this day in history 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.
2019 Japan resumes commercial whaling after a 30-year moratorium, following its withdrawal from the International Whaling Commission on July - 01.
2019 On July - 01 japan announces tightening high-tech exports to South Korea, thus begin the trade dispute between the two countries.
2019 The International Atomic Energy Agency confirms that Iran has breached the limit on its stockpile of enriched uranium on July - 01.
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 July - 01.
2019 On this day in history a fire on the Russian deep-diving submarine Losharik kills 14 crew members. Submarine commander Denis Dolonsky was among those killed.
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 July - 01.
2019 Samoa measles outbreak in Samoa killing 83 people on this day in history.
2019 dengue fever epidemic in Asia-Pacific, Latin America killing 2,000+ people on July - 01.
2020 Russian President Vladimir Putin wins national referendum allowing longer presidential terms of office on this day in history.
2020 On July - 01 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.