Historical Events In 2017
Saturday, 24 February 2024
Jun 27 Colombia's rebel group FARC officially end armed existence after 52 years in ceremony with President Juan Manuel Santos in Mesetas on this day in history.
Jun 27 European Union fines Google record $2.7 billion for unfair competition practices on this day in history.
Jun 27 Mark Zuckerberg announces Facebook has reached 2 billion monthly users in the year 2017.
Jun 27 On this day in history petya malware cyber-attack affects organisations in more than 64 countries
Jun 27 Tennis star Serena Williams poses pregnant and nude for the cover of "Vanity Fair" in the year 2017.
Jun 28 On this day in history "Spider-man: Homecoming" directed by Jon Watts starring Tom Holland, Michael Keaton and Robert Downey Jr . premieres in Los Angeles
Jun 28 In the year 2017 chinaâ€™s president, Xi Jinping begins 3 day trip to Hong Kong to mark 20 years since the territory handed back to China
Jun 28 Wilshire Grand Center becomes the tallest building in Los Angeles and in the US west of the Mississippi at 1,100 ft on this day in history.
Jun 29 Battle for Mosul: Iraqi forces retake destroyed Great Mosque of al-Nuri from Islamic State - symbolic site where their leader declared a "caliphate" on this day in history.
Jun 29 Kylie Jenner and Kendall Jenner apologize and remove t-shirts from sale featuring Tupac Shakur and others, after accused of exploiting their legacies in the year 2017.
Jun 29 Mihai Tudose confirmed as Romanian Prime Minister, by parliament, succeeding Sorin Grindeanu on this day in history.
Jun 29 Vatican treasurer Cardinel George Pell charged with historic sexual offences in Victoria, Australian in the year 2017.
Jun 30 Germany votes to legalize same-sex marriage in a snap vote on this day in history.
Jul 01 Brazilian police arrest drug kingpin Luiz Carlos da Rocha in Sorriso on this day in history.
Jul 01 In the year 2017 canada celebrates 150 years since its formation
Jul 01 In the year 2017 ethiopian politician, Tedros Adhanom takes office as first African Director-General of the World Health Organisation
Jul 01 On this day in history gorakhpur Japanese encephalitis outbreak in India killing 1,317 (as of September 2017) people
Jul 01 In the year 2017 mexican police kill 19 gunmen in drug-related shootout in northern state of Sinaloa
Jul 01 On this day in history united States flu season in United States killing 60,000-80,000+ people
Jul 02 FIFA Confederations Cup: Germany defeats Chile 1-0 to win for the 1st time at Krestovsky Stadium in Saint Petersburg, Russia on this day in history.
Jul 02 Jeff Horn defeats Manny Pacquiao in WBO welterweight world title fight in Brisbane, Australia in the year 2017.
Jul 02 On this day in history new Jersey Governor Chris Christie causes uproar by day at beach during his government's shutdown of beaches
Jul 02 In the year 2017 uS President Donald Trump tweets edited wrestling video of himself attacking news network 'CNN'
Jul 02 World Health Organization declares Ebola outbreak in Democratic Republic of Congo over (4 deaths) on this day in history.
Jul 03 In the year 2017 bus crash in traffic jam and resulting fire kills 18 near Muenchberg, Germany
Jul 03 In the year 2017 french President Emmanuel Macron speech at Palace of Versailles proposes radical government changes, including reduction of MPs
Jul 04 North Korea tests first successful intercontinental ballistic missile into Sea of Japan in the year 2017.
Jul 04 On this day in history russia and China urge North Korea to halt its missile and nuclear programs after it successfully tested its first intercontinental ballistic missile.
Jul 04 In the year 2017 world champion Peter Sagan disqualified from Tour de France for a dangerous act while cycling during stage four
Jul 05 On this day in history 101 people reported shot, 15 killed in Chicago, Illinois over 4th July weekend
Jul 05 Arsenal Football Club break their transfer record, paying 52.7 million pounds for Alexandre Lacazette from Lyon in the year 2017.
Jul 05 Followers of Indian spiritual leader Ashutosh Mahara, dead 3 years, win court case to keep his body in freezer in case he should return to life on this day in history.
Jul 05 On this day in history shootout between drug cartels in Las Varas, Northern Mexico kills 14
Jul 05 Volvo Cars announces all new models by 2019 will be either hybrids or battery powered, 1st automaker to do so on this day in history.