Historical Events In October - 03
Sunday, 27 September 2020
1990 On October - 03 east Germany and West Germany merge to become Germany
1990 Germany officially reunified, with Berlin the capital city on this day in history.
1990 On this day in history stefano Casiraghi, Princess Caroline of Monaco husband, dies at 30
1991 Max Cantor, journalist, dies on this day in history.
1992 Dedication of Australian Vietnam Veterans' National Memorial on Anzac Parade, Canberra, by the Prime Minister, the Hon Paul Keating on October - 03.
1993 On this day in history jH Scheps, Dutch MP (Social Democratic), dies at 93
1994 On this day in history dennis Wolfberg, comedian (Quantum Leap), dies from cancer at 48
1995 Molly Harris, actress/writer (Immortal), dies at 82 on this day in history.
1996 On this day in history denis Frank Owen, Natural historian, dies at 65
1997 Alfred Leslie Rowse, historian, dies at 93 on this day in history.
2005 On this day in history st. Tammany Parish Schools reopen in Louisiana just over a month after Hurricane Katrina closed them.
2012 34 people are killed by a series of bombings in Aleppo, Syria on October - 03.
2013 On October - 03 325 people are killed after a migrant ship catches fire and shipwrecks of the coast of Lampedusa, Italy
2014 On October - 03 83 million accounts are compromised after a cyber attack on JP Morgan Chase & 9 other financial institutions
2017 King Felipe of Spain speaks out against the Catalan referendum saying organizers have "broken the rule of law" on October - 03.
2017 US President Trump visits Puerto Rico devastated by hurricane Maria on this day in history.
2017 Nobel Prize for Physics awarded to Rainer Weiss, Barry C. Barish and Kip S. Thorne "for decisive contributions to the LIGO detector and the observation of gravitational waves" on October - 03.
2018 Wife of former Malaysian Prime Minister Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor arrested on corruption charges on October - 03.
2018 Nobel Prize for Chemistry awarded to Frances H. Arnold, George P. Smith and Sir Gregory P. Winter for discoveries in enzyme research on this day in history.
2018 Cervical Cancer could be eliminated in Australia within decades because of government vaccination program, according to report in "The Lancet Public Health" on this day in history.
2018 First exomoon, moon outside the solar system, discovered 8,000 years away (size of Neptune) by astronomers at Columbia University on this day in history.
2018 259 people have died taking selfies since 2011 according to study in "Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care" on this day in history.
2018 Nobel Prize for Chemistry awarded to Frances Arnold, Gregory Winter and George Smith for their use of evolution to produce new enzymes and antibodies on this day in history.
2019 Paris police headquarters stabbing: A man stabs five officers at the central police headquarters in Paris, France, killing four of them. The attacker, shot dead by other officers, was an administrative intelligence employee at the station on October - 03.
2019 On October - 03 the European Court of Justice rules that Facebook must take down a post about Austrian politician Eva Glawischnig-Piesczek. The post originated in Ireland and the court ruled that the post defamed and insulted the politician and must be removed all over the world.
2019 European Commission spokesperson Daniel Rosario threatens retaliatory measures if the United States imposes a US$7.5-billion (approximately €6.8-billion) tariff on products such as olives, whiskey, wine, cheese, yogurt, and airplanes. The tariffs are scheduled to take place on October 18 on October - 03.
2333 -BC- Tangun establishes kingdom of Chosun (Korea) (legendary) on this day in history.