Historical Events In September - 17
Monday, 17 June 2019
1997 Jan Peder Syse, PM of Norway (1989-90), dies on September - 17.
2005 Helen Clark, leader of the Labour Party is re-elected for a third term in the New Zealand general election on September - 17.
2006 The Alliance for Sweden claims victory in the Swedish general election, 2006 on September - 17.
2011 On this day in history occupy Wall Street protests begin in the United States. This develops into the Occupy movement which spreads to 82 countries by October.
2011 On this day in history occupy Wall Street movement began in Zucotti Park, New York City.
2012 Panasonic suspends operations at its three factories in China on this day in history.
2013 On September - 17 6 people are killed after a train and double-decker bus collide in Ottawa, Canada
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 this day in history.
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 this day in history.
2018 US border control agent confesses to the murder of four women and assault of another in Laredo, Texas on this day in history.
2018 On September - 17 needles purposely hidden in strawberries in Australia prompt government to order an investigation
2018 Hurricane Florence has caused 900 people to be rescued from flooding, death toll at 23, city of Wilmington isolated officials announce on September - 17.