Historical Events In October - 03
Tuesday, 26 September 2023
1990 East Germany and West Germany merge to become Germany on this day in history.
1990 Germany officially reunified, with Berlin the capital city on this day in history.
1990 Stefano Casiraghi, Princess Caroline of Monaco husband, dies at 30 on this day in history.
1991 On this day in history max Cantor, journalist, dies
1992 On October - 03 dedication of Australian Vietnam Veterans' National Memorial on Anzac Parade, Canberra, by the Prime Minister, the Hon Paul Keating
1993 JH Scheps, Dutch MP (Social Democratic), dies at 93 on this day in history.
1994 On this day in history dennis Wolfberg, comedian (Quantum Leap), dies from cancer at 48
1995 On October - 03 molly Harris, actress/writer (Immortal), dies at 82
1996 Denis Frank Owen, Natural historian, dies at 65 on October - 03.
1997 On October - 03 alfred Leslie Rowse, historian, dies at 93
2005 St. Tammany Parish Schools reopen in Louisiana just over a month after Hurricane Katrina closed them on this day in history.
2012 On this day in history 34 people are killed by a series of bombings in Aleppo, Syria
2013 325 people are killed after a migrant ship catches fire and shipwrecks of the coast of Lampedusa, Italy on this day in history.
2014 On this day in history 83 million accounts are compromised after a cyber attack on JP Morgan Chase & 9 other financial institutions
2017 On this day in history king Felipe of Spain speaks out against the Catalan referendum saying organizers have "broken the rule of law"
2017 On October - 03 uS President Trump visits Puerto Rico devastated by hurricane Maria
2017 On October - 03 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"
2018 On this day in history wife of former Malaysian Prime Minister Datin Seri Rosmah Mansor arrested on corruption charges
2018 On this day in history nobel Prize for Chemistry awarded to Frances H. Arnold, George P. Smith and Sir Gregory P. Winter for discoveries in enzyme research
2018 On this day in history cervical Cancer could be eliminated in Australia within decades because of government vaccination program, according to report in "The Lancet Public Health"
2018 On this day in history first exomoon, moon outside the solar system, discovered 8,000 years away (size of Neptune) by astronomers at Columbia University
2018 259 people have died taking selfies since 2011 according to study in "Journal of Family Medicine and Primary Care" on October - 03.
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 October - 03.
2019 On this day in history 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.
2019 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 on October - 03.
2019 European Commission spokesperson Daniel Rosario threatens retaliatory measures if the United States imposes a US$7.5-billion (approximately â‚¬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 this day in history.
2021 Pandora Papers investigation reveals secret wealth of 30 current and former world leaders including Jordanâ€™s King Abdullah II, Czech PM Andrej Babis and former UK PM Tony Blair on October - 03.
2021 On this day in history tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady becomes NFL's all-time leader in career passing yardage in 19-17 win vs NE Patriots at Gillette Stadium: Brady 22-43 for 269 yards to pass Drew Brees' high of 80,358
2021 On this day in history the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists and assorted media partners publish a set of 11.9 million documents leaked from 14 financial services companies known as the Pandora Papers, revealing offshore financial activities that involve multiple current and former world leaders.
2333 -BC- Tangun establishes kingdom of Chosun (Korea) (legendary) on October - 03.