Historical Events In November - 20
Friday, 07 August 2020
2000 A 17 year old student is stabbed and dies at a Calgary High School on this day in history.
2005 The Washington Post rebukes journalist Bob Woodward over his conduct in the CIA leak probe on November - 20.
2006 Iran and Syria recognize the government of Iraq, restore diplomatic relations, and call for a peace conference on November - 20.
2006 Lee High School bus crash kills 4 students in Huntsville, Alabama on this day in history.
2007 On this day in history the UK's HM Revenue and Customs admits that it has misplaces two computer discs which contained the records of child benefit claimants data, including bank details and National Insurance numbers, in the United Kingdom, leaving up to 7.25 million households susceptible to identity theft.
2010 Participants of the 2010 NATO Lisbon summit issued the Lisbon Summit Declaration on November - 20.
2012 Toshiba unveils a robot designed to help in nuclear disasters on November - 20.
2014 Nearly 5 million illegal migrants in the US will have the threat of deportation deferred, after President Barack Obama announces sweeping immigration changes on this day in history.
2017 On this day in history investment corporation Tencent's market value hits $511 billion, - first Asian company to join the $500 billion club
2017 German Chancellor Angela Merkel announces that coalition talks to form a government have collapsed on this day in history.
2017 Atlanta's Georgia Dome, once the world's largest covered stadium, is destroyed in a controlled implosion on this day in history.
2017 Nature publishes an article recognising the high velocity asteroid Ê»Oumuamua as originating from outside the Solar System i.e. the first known interstellar object on November - 20.
2018 Sell-off in technology stocks leads stock market losses wiping out all 2018 market gains on this day in history.
2018 Airbnb bans listings in Israeli settlements in the West Bank on November - 20.
2018 More than 40 religious scholars killed, at event to mark birth of prophet Mohammed, by a suicide bomber near the airport in Kabul, Afghanistan on November - 20.
2018 Indian actor Amitabh Bachchan confirms he has paid off the debts of 1,398 farmers worth $560,000, amid Indian agricultural crisis on November - 20.
2018 Mississippi 15 week abortion ban overturned by US judge saying it violated women's constitutional rights on this day in history.