Historical Events In November - 04
Wednesday, 05 August 2020
1987 Raphael Soyer, artist (Depression scenes in NYC), dies at 87 on this day in history.
1990 Iraq says it is preparing for a "dangerous war" on November - 04.
1990 Secretary of State James Baker visits US troops in Saudi Arabia on this day in history.
1991 On November - 04 mid East peace conference ends in Madrid Spain
1992 Regina Carrol, actress (Jessi's Girl), dies of cancer at 49 on November - 04.
1993 Basuki Abdullah, Indonesian painter, murdered at 78 on this day in history.
1994 On November - 04 alexander Hardie Williamson, artist, dies at 87
1995 Israeli Prime Minister Assassinated on November - 04.
1995 On this day in history gilles Deleuze, philosopher, dies at 70
1996 Robert Rapoport, social anthropologist, dies at 72 on this day in history.
1996 On November - 04 andhra Pradesh cyclone in India killing 1,007 people
1997 On this day in history george Chambers, PM of Trinidad & Tobago (1981-86), dies
2007 On this day in history Álvaro Colom wins the second round of the presidential elections in Guatemala.
2007 Reformation Sunday is observed by Lutherans and other Protestants around the world, to commemorate the 490th anniversary (oct 31) of the Ninety-Five Theses, which began the Protestant Reformation on this day in history.
2010 Aero Caribbean Flight 883 crashes in central Cuba, killing all 68 people on board on November - 04.
2012 On November - 04 bishop Tawadros appointed as the 118th Pope of the Coptic Orthodox Church
2014 On November - 04 the US votes in mid-term elections: Republicans retain the house & regain the Senate
2017 Saudi Arabia arrests 11 princes and other ministers on corruption charges, including billionaire investor Prince Alwaleed bin Talal on November - 04.
2017 On November - 04 lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri resigns in a shock TV broadcast from Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, amid concerns he is being forcibly detained
2017 Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in Nusantara opens in Jakarta with items from the collection of Indonesian tycoon Haryanto Adikoesoemo on November - 04.
2018 On this day in history death toll from week-long storm in Italy rises to 29 with death of nine people in floods in Casteldaccia, Sicily
2018 On November - 04 camila Cabello wins four awards at the MTV Europe Music Awards in Bilbao, Janet Jackson accepts the Global Icon award
2018 On November - 04 new Caledonia holds an independence referendum, with 56.4% voting against independence versus 43.6% in favour.
2019 On November - 04 leBarÃ³n family massacre: Nine Americans are killed when Mexican gang members open fire on their vehicles while driving to a wedding about 70 miles (110 km) south of the Mexicoâ€“United States border.
2019 On this day in history amnesty International alleges that Bangladesh killed 466 people in 2018 under the guise of an anti-drugs campaign in what appears to be a wave of extrajudicial executions.
2019 The United States formally begins process to pull out of the Paris Agreement on climate change on this day in history.