Historical Events In September - 17
Saturday, 23 March 2019
1997 Jan Peder Syse, PM of Norway (1989-90), dies on this day in history.
2005 On this day in history helen Clark, leader of the Labour Party is re-elected for a third term in the New Zealand general election
2006 The Alliance for Sweden claims victory in the Swedish general election, 2006 on this day in history.
2011 Occupy Wall Street protests begin in the United States. This develops into the Occupy movement which spreads to 82 countries by October on this day in history.
2011 Occupy Wall Street movement began in Zucotti Park, New York City on this day in history.
2012 Panasonic suspends operations at its three factories in China on this day in history.
2013 6 people are killed after a train and double-decker bus collide in Ottawa, Canada on this day in history.
2014 Voreqe Bainimarama's Fiji First Party wins the first Fijian elections since his coup in 2006 on this day in history.
2017 Wanda Metropolitano stadium, new home of football team Atlético Madrid hosts its 1st match (against Malaga) in Madrid, Spain on September - 17.
2018 Flooding in Nigeria kills over 100 people as Benue and Niger Rivers overflow on September - 17.
2018 50 girls treated in hospital in Kaya, Burkina Faso after illegal botched circumcisions on September - 17.
2018 On September - 17 uS border control agent confesses to the murder of four women and assault of another in Laredo, Texas
2018 On this day in history needles purposely hidden in strawberries in Australia prompt government to order an investigation
2018 On this day in history hurricane Florence has caused 900 people to be rescued from flooding, death toll at 23, city of Wilmington isolated officials announce