Historical Events In 2017
Thursday, 13 August 2020
Jul 06 France announces it will ban petrol and diesel cars by 2040 in the year 2017.
Jul 06 In the year 2017 illinois State Senate votes to override Governor Bruce Rauner's veto to approve 1st budget in more than two years, longest-lasting such dispute of any state
Jul 06 Sri Lankan government confirms outbreak of dengue fever has killed at least 227 in the year 2017.
Jul 07 G-20 summit of world leaders begins in Hamburg, Germany amid violent protests in the year 2017.
Jul 07 Tesla Motors produces its first mass-market car, the Model 3 on this day in history.
Jul 07 The Treaty on the Prohibition of Nuclear Weapons is voted for by 122 of the 193 UN member states on this day in history.
Jul 07 United Nations nuclear weapon ban treaty adopted in New York, without participation of nuclear countries in the year 2017.
Jul 08 In the year 2017 british Lions tie 15-15 with New Zealand All Blacks in their 3rd rugby match to tie the series
Jul 08 Unesco declares Asmara, capital of Eritrea, a world heritage site for its Art Deco buildings in the year 2017.
Jul 09 In the year 2017 atthaya Thitikul,14-year old Thai amateur becomes youngest winner on Ladies's European Golf Tour at 14 years, 4 months at Ladies European Thailand Championship
Jul 09 In the year 2017 cEO Elon Musk is the first owner of Telsa's first mass market electric car - the Model 3
Jul 09 English footballer Wayne Rooney announces he has left Manchester United after 13 years to rejoin Everton on this day in history.
Jul 09 Hundreds of thousands protest against the Turkish government at a rally in Istanbul, Turkey on this day in history.
Jul 09 Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi proclaims victory over Islamic State forces in Mosul on this day in history.
Jul 10 In the year 2017 iraqi Civil War: Mosul is declared fully liberated from the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant.
Jul 10 NASA's Juno spacecraft makes closest ever pass over Jupiter's Great Red Spot at 9,000 kilometers overhead on this day in history.
Jul 12 In the year 2017 giant iceberg breaks away from Larsen C Ice Shelf in Antarctica, about 6,000 sq km in length
Jul 13 In the year 2017 "Dunkirk" film directed by Christopher Nolan with ensemble cast including Mark Rylance and Tom Hardy premieres in London, England
Jul 13 In the year 2017 uS President Donald Trump arrives in Paris for a 2-day visit with French President Emmanuel Macron
Jul 15 124th Wimbledon Women's Tennis: Garbine Muguruza beats Venus Williams (7-5, 6-0) on this day in history.
Jul 15 Australian Justine Damond killed by Minneapolis police officer after calling 911 for a disturbance in the year 2017.
Jul 16 In the year 2017 131st Wimbledon Men's Tennis: Roger Federer beats Marin Cilic (6-3, 6-1, 6-4) for a record 8th title
Jul 16 BBC announces first ever female Doctor Who will be played by Jodie Whittaker on this day in history.
Jul 17 The Muppets Studio in firing the voice of Kermit the Frog, Steve Whitmire, blame his âunacceptable business conductâ on this day in history.
Jul 19 "Depacito" by Luis Fonsi ft. Daddy Yankee becomes the most streamed song ever, played 4.6 billion times in the year 2017.
Jul 19 Archaeological dig in Kakadu National Park extends Aboriginal peoples time in Australia to 65,000 to 80,000 years ago on this day in history.
Jul 19 BBC publishes salaries of its top-earning journalists and presenters, two-thirds male, Chris Evans highest at over Â£2.2 million on this day in history.
Jul 19 In the year 2017 uS scientists calculate total amount plastic ever produced - 8.3 million tonnes, equal to weight of 1 billion elephants
Jul 19 US Senator John McCain diagnosed with brain cancer on this day in history.
Jul 20 Elon Musk tweets he has "verbal govt approval" to build 29 minute Hyperloop between New York and Washington D.C in the year 2017.
Jul 21 In the year 2017 singer Justin Bieber barred from performing in China by Beijing Municipal Bureau of Culture citing his "bad behavior"
Jul 21 White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer resigns after opposing appointment of Anthony Scaramucci on this day in history.
Jul 22 10 die in over-heated tractor-trailer in San Antonio, Texas in human-trafficking incident in the year 2017.
Jul 22 South African golfer Branden Grace records lowest round for a men's major championship - 62 in 3rd round at British Open, Royal Birkdale, England in the year 2017.