Historical Events In September - 19
Friday, 07 August 2020
1995 On September - 19 the Washington Post publishes the "Unabomber's Manifesto"
1995 Louis "Mr Bo" Collins, blues SInger, dies at 63 on this day in history.
1996 Douglas Hyde, socialist/Christian, dies at 85 on this day in history.
1997 Clive Brain, educationalist, dies at 57 on September - 19.
2005 North Korea agrees to stop building nuclear weapons in exchange for aid and cooperation on this day in history.
2006 A memorial service for recently deceased Australian personality Steve Irwin takes place at Australia Zoo, Queensland, Australia. The service is broadcast across Australia and other parts of the world on this day in history.
2006 On this day in history prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra of Thailand declares a state of emergency in Bangkok as members of the Royal Thai Army stage a coup d'état. The army announces the removal of Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra from power.
2007 Typhoon Wipha hits Fuding, China. Authorities had evacuated over two million people prior to the storm's landfall on this day in history.
2011 With 434 dead, the United Nations launches a $357 million appeal for victims of the 2011 Sindh floods in Pakistan on this day in history.
2012 On this day in history 9 people are killed and 20 wounded by a car bombing in Peshawar, Afghanistan
2017 On this day in history uS President Donald Trump addresses the United Nations vowing to â€śtotally destroy North Koreaâ€ť if threatens the US
2017 On this day in history 7.1 earthquake south east of Mexico City kills over 300
2017 On September - 19 president Hassan Rouhani of Iran in his UN speech criticizes US President Donald Trump for his comments about Iran in his own UN speech
2017 New MLB record for most home runs in a season, no. 5,694 hit by Alex Gordon of the Kansas City Royals on September - 19.
2017 On this day in history eleven days after another powerful earthquake, and on the 32nd anniversary of the deadly 1985 Mexico City earthquake, a Mw 7.1 earthquake strikes central Mexico, killing more than 350, leaving up to 6,000 injured and thousands more homeless.
2017 On September - 19 just two weeks after Hurricane Irma struck the Caribbean, Hurricane Maria strikes similar areas, making landfall on Dominica as a Category 5 hurricane, and Puerto Rico as a Category 4 hurricane. Maria caused at least 94 deaths and damages estimated in excess of $103 billion (2017 USD).
2017 On this day in history hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico, Dominica killing 3,059 people
2018 Korean joint summit in Pyongyang agrees to limit North Korea's weapons programme and to South Korea economic cooperation on this day in history.
2019 On this day in history 30 Afghan nut farmers are killed and 40 injured in a U.S. drone attack in Nangarhar Province.