Historical Events In 2016
Sunday, 09 August 2020
Apr 16 Ecuador earthquake in Ecuador killing 676 people on this day in history.
May 05 Boko Haram militants kill approximately 300 people in a night attack on Gamboru Ngala in the year 2016.
May 05 On this day in history the World Health Organization identifies the spread of poliomyelitis in at least 10 countries as a major worldwide health emergency.
Jul 01 20 Yemen cholera outbreak in Yemen killing 3,886 (as of 30 November 2019) people on this day in history.
Jul 01 yellow fever outbreak in Angola in Angola, DR Congo, China, Kenya killing 100s (as of 1 April 2016) people in the year 2016.
Jul 17 In the year 2016 after a five-hour humanitarian ceasefire, Israel confirms the beginning of a ground offensive in Gaza.
Jul 17 In the year 2016 malaysia Airlines Flight 17, a Boeing 777, crashes in eastern Ukraine after being shot down by a missile. All 298 people on board are killed.