Historical Events In May - 07
Thursday, 22 August 2019
2005 On May - 07 plane Crash in Lockhart River, Australia kills 15 people.
2006 On this day in history richard Carleton, Australian news reporter (b.1943)
2007 On May - 07 chinese slave scandal.
2010 Scientists conducting the Neanderthal genome project announce that they have sequenced enough of the Neanderthal genome to suggest that Neanderthals and humans may have interbred on May - 07.
2012 NATO air strike kills 14 and woulds 6 civilians in Afghanistan's Badghis Province on this day in history.
2013 On May - 07 55 people are killed by a Boko Haram attack in Nigeria
2014 On May - 07 fighting between pro-Russian and Kiev forces continue amid fears internationally of a civil war in the Ukraine
2017 Emmanuel Macron wins France's presidential election defeating Marine Le Pen on May - 07.
2017 MTV becomes 1st major awards show to adopt gender-neutral categories - Emma Watson best film actor, Millie Bobby Brown best TV actor on May - 07.
2017 On May - 07 “Baahubali 2: The Conclusion” becomes the highest grossing Indian box-office film ever earning $120 million
2018 On May - 07 vladimir Putin is sworn in as Russian President for another 6 years
2018 On May - 07 more mudslides in Rwanda kill 18 people bringing the year's death toll to 200
2018 On this day in history global tourism accounts for 8% of the world's carbon emissions according to a University of Sydney study
2018 World Snooker Championship: Welshman Mark Williams wins beating John Higgins 18-16 in Sheffield and, as promised, does his press conference in the nude on May - 07.
2018 Iran-Contra figure Oliver North announced as the new President of the US National Rifle Association on May - 07.
2018 Met Gala 2018 "Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination' is hosted by Anna Wintour , Amal Clooney, Donatella Versace and Rihanna wearing a Pope-inspired outfit on May - 07.