Historical Events In 2017
Thursday, 13 August 2020
Jul 23 On this day in history 104th Tour de France won by Chris Froome of Great Britain, his 4th win
Jul 23 In the year 2017 146th British Golf Open Championship: American Jordan Spieth shoots a 268 to win at the Royal Birkdale Golf Club, Southport
Jul 23 On this day in history women's Cricket World Cup: England beat India by 9 runs in the final at Lords in London
Jul 24 Donald Trump â€™s son-in-law, Jared Kushner says he did not collude with Russia after meeting with Senate investigators in the year 2017.
Jul 24 Polish President Andrzej Duda vetoes 2 laws to put Polish courts under political control in the year 2017.
Jul 24 On this day in history taliban suicide bomber on a motorbikes kills at least 26 and injuries 50 in Lahore, Pakistan
Jul 24 Taliban suicide bus bombing in Kabul kills at least 38, mainly employees of Afghan ministry of mines and petroleum in the year 2017.
Jul 25 In the year 2017 167 African migrants rescued by NGO Proactiva Open Arms off the coast of Libya, 13 perish
Jul 25 Israeli authorities remove new metal detectors from Temple Mount / Haram al-Sharif after Palestinian protests amid rising tensions in Jerusalem on this day in history.
Jul 25 Ram Nath Kovind becomes 14th President of India on this day in history.
Jul 25 In the year 2017 sperm counts have halved in last 40 years says research published in "Human Reproduction Update" journal
Jul 25 On this day in history wildfires on France's Mediterranean coast near Bormes-les-Mimosas prompts evacuation of 12,000 people
Jul 26 3 live king cobras reported found inside potato chip cans by customs officials in Los Angeles on this day in history.
Jul 26 In the year 2017 great Britain announces it will ban gasoline and diesel cars by 2040
Jul 26 US President Donald Trump announces policy to ban transgendered people from the military, overturning Obama era changes in the year 2017.
Jul 27 Amazon founder Jeff Bezos briefly becomes world's richest man at $91.4bn overtaking Bill Gates for half a day on this day in history.
Jul 27 On this day in history boy Scouts of American chief Michael Surbaugh apologies for politically motivated remarks made by President Donald Trump at rally attended by 30,000 scouts
Jul 27 Reince Priebus resigns as Chief of Staff to US President Donald Trump , shortest non-interim tenure ever in the year 2017.
Jul 28 General John Kelly appointed new Chief of Staff by US President Donald Trump in the year 2017.
Jul 28 On this day in history pakistan Supreme Court rules corruption accusations against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif enough to remove him from office
Jul 28 On this day in history uS Senate vote for "skinny" repeal of Obamacare fails 51-49 when John McCain casts deciding vote against
Jul 29 In the year 2017 terrorist plot to bring down a plane averted in Sydney, Australia, 4 arrested
Jul 30 15 people killed in gunfights with Philippine police, including Reynaldo Parojinog, mayor of Ozamiz in an anti-drug trafficking operation in the year 2017.
Jul 30 1st centenary of WWI Battle of Passchendaele marked at ceremony at Menin Gate in Ypres, Belgium on this day in history.
Jul 30 China's President Xi Jinping heads 12,000 troop parade at Zhurihe training base, Inner Mongolia marking 90 years since founding of the People's Liberation Army on this day in history.
Jul 30 In the year 2017 hackers reveal they have stolen data from HBO, including episodes and scripts of Games of Thrones
Jul 30 Russian President Vladimir Putin announces American diplomats in Russia cut by 755 in response to American sanctions on this day in history.
Jul 30 Venezuelan voting for a new assembly disrupted by violent protests, at least 3 people killed on this day in history.
Jul 31 Anthony Scaramucci removed as White House Communications Director after less than 2 weeks in the year 2017.
Aug 01 Bomb blast at Jawadia Shia mosque in Herat, Afghanistan kills about 30 on this day in history.
Aug 01 In the year 2017 christopher A. Wray confirmed at F.B.I. Director by US Senate
Aug 01 On this day in history two Venezuelan opposition leaders, Leopoldo LÃ³pez and Antonio Ledezma re-arrested, revoking their house arrest
Aug 02 In the year 2017 first successful gene editing in human embryos to repair disease-causing mutation reported by scientists in "Nature"
Aug 02 Great Britain's Prince Philip aged 96 makes his final solo public appearance before retiring from public engagements on this day in history.