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2018 Leicester City F.C. helicopter crash

On 27 October 2018, an AgustaWestland AW169 helicopter crashed shortly after take-off from the King Power Stadium, the home ground of Leicester City in Leicester, United Kingdom. Club owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha was on board, as well as two ot ...

                                               

2018 Liege attack

On 29 May 2018, a man on temporary leave from prison "hunted down" and stabbed two female police officers, then took their guns and used them to shoot and kill the two officers and a pedestrian in Liege, Belgium. The gunman took a woman hostage b ...

                                               

2018 North Korea–United States summit

The North Korea–United States summit was a planned meeting between the leaders of North Korea and the United States that took place on June 12, 2018 in Singapore. The White House confirmed the meeting between President Donald Trump and Chairman K ...

                                               

2018 Oaxaca earthquake

On February 16, 2018, an earthquake with a magnitude 7.2 hit in southern Mexico. One report said that a military helicopter crashed near the earthquake. Its most likely that 14 people were killed, and that 15 people were hurt from the earthquake.

                                               

2018 Papua New Guinea earthquake

On 26 February 2018, at 3:44 a.m. local time, an earthquake of 7.5 moment magnitude struck in Hela Province, Papua New Guinea. The earthquakes epicenter was 10 kilometres west of the town of Komo. The intensity of the earthquake was IX on the Mer ...

                                               

2018 Schoharie, New York limousine crash

In the early afternoon of October 6, 2018, a limousine crashed at the New York state routes 30 and 30A north of Schoharie, 40 miles west of Albany. The crash killed 20 people: the driver, all 17 passengers, and two pedestrians who were in a nearb ...

                                               

2018 Stanley Cup Finals

The 2018 Stanley Cup Finals was between two NHL teams: the Washington Capitals and the Las Vegas Golden Knights. The Capitals won the series 4 games to 1 to win their first cup of the franchise. They were led by Washington captain, Alexander Ovec ...

                                               

2018 Strasbourg shooting

On 11 December 2018 a terrorist attack happened in Strasbourg, France. Five people were shot dead and several others were injured. The suspect, a 29 years old man who was known to the security services and thought of as an extremist was wounded i ...

                                               

2018 Sulawesi earthquake and tsunami

On 28 September 2018, a small earthquake in the Minahasa Peninsula, Indonesia, with its epicentre located in the mountainous Donggala Regency, Central Sulawesi. The quake was located 77 km away from the provincial capital Palu and was felt as far ...

                                               

2018 Sunda Strait tsunami

On 22 December 2018, a tsunami that was caused by an eruption and collapse of the Anak Krakatau volcano in the Sunda Strait struck coastal regions of Banten and Lampung, Indonesia. At least 281 people were killed and 1.016 were injured. According ...

                                               

2018 Toronto van attack

On 23 April 2018, a vehicle-ramming attack occurred in North York City Centre at a busy street intersection at Yonge Street in North York, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. A white rental van driven by Alek Minnasien collided with numerous pedestrians. T ...

                                               

2018–19 United States federal government shutdown

At midnight EST on Saturday, December 22, 2018, the Federal government of the United States began a shutdown because neither legislative funding was passed for the upcoming fiscal year or a continuing resolution. It lasted until 25 January 2019, ...

                                               

2019 Albania earthquake

Northwestern Albania was struck by a strong 6.4 magnitude earthquake and an epicentre 12 kilometres west-southwest of Mamurras, at 03:54 CET on 26 November 2019. The tremor was felt in Albanias capital Tirana, its neighbor country North Macedonia ...

                                               

2019 Amhara Region coup detat attempt

On 22 June 2019, factions of the security forces of Ethiopias Amhara Region attempted a coup detat against the regional government, during which the President of the Amhara Region, Ambachew Mekonnen, was assassinated. A bodyguard siding with the ...

                                               

2019 Bolivian protests

From 21 October 2019 until late November of that year, protests and marches occurred in Bolivia in response to claims of electoral fraud in the 2019 general election of 20 October. After 11 November 2019 there were protests by supporters of the o ...

                                               

2019 Cotabato earthquakes

In October 2019, an earthquakes struck the province of Cotabato on the island of Mindanao in the Philippines, of which three earthquakes were above 6.0 in the magnitude scale with an intensity VIII. The first was on October 16, a magnitude 6.3 M ...

                                               

2019 Darwin shooting

On 4 June 2019, a mass shooting happened in the CBD of Darwin, Northern Territory, Australia. Police said that four people were killed in the incident and another person was injured. A 45-year-old gunman was arrested. Witnesses say the gunman ent ...

                                               

2019 Dayton shooting

A mass shooting happened at a bar in Dayton, Ohio, United States, on August 4, 2019, at 1:05 a.m. Eastern Time. Ten people were killed, including the perpetrator, and at least 27 others were injured. The gunman was killed by police within 30 seco ...

                                               

2019 El Paso shooting

A mass shooting took place at a Walmart store in El Paso, Texas, United States, on the morning of August 3, 2019. A single gunman killed 22 people and injured 24 more. The FBI is investigating the shooting as an act of domestic terrorism and a po ...

                                               

2019 Gabonese coup detat attempt

On 7 January 2019, the Armed Forces of Gabon announced a coup detat in Gabon. Military officers claimed that they had removed President Ali Bongo. Bongo became president in 2016 after a disputed election and protests. Ali Bongo was receiving medi ...

                                               

2019 Jolo Cathedral bombings

On the morning of January 27, 2019, two bombs exploded at the Roman Catholic Cathedral of Our Lady of Mount Carmel in Jolo, Sulu, in the Philippines. Twenty people were killed and 82 injured in the bombings. The Islamic State took responsibility ...

                                               

2019 Madeira bus crash

On 17 April 2019, a tour bus crashed in Caniço, in the archipelago of Madeira, Portugal. The bus was carrying 56 people, mostly tourists from Germany. 29 people were killed in the crash. Of the 29 dead, all of them were German. Another 27 more we ...

                                               

2019 South Sulawesi floods

On 22 January 2019, floods caused by heavy rainfall hit the Indonesian province of South Sulawesi. At least 68 people were killed and thousands were lost. Gowa Regency was hard-hit having the majority of the fatalities. The most destructive flood ...

                                               

2019 Tajoura migrant center airstrike

On 3 July 2019, an airstrike by General Khalifa Haftars Libyan National Army hit the Tajoura Detention Center outside Tripoli, Libya, while hundreds of people were inside the facility. The detention center was being used as a holding facility for ...

                                               

2019 UNCC shooting

The 2019 UNCC shooting was a mass shooting that happened at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte at around 5:40 PM EDT on April 30, 2019. The shooting, which occurred on the last day of classes for the spring semester, sent six people to ...

                                               

2019 Whakaari/White Island eruption

The volcanic island Whakaari/White Island in New Zealands northeastern Bay of Plenty region explosively erupted on 9 December 2019 at 2:11 pm NZDT. There were 47 people on or near the island at the time. There are currently twenty two people kill ...

                                               

2019–20 Australian bushfire season

The 2019–20 Australian bushfire season impacted many parts of New South Wales: namely the North Coast, Mid North Coast, Cessnock, the Hunter Region, the Hawkesbury north west of Sydney, the Wollondilly south west of Sydney, the Blue Mountains and ...

                                               

2019–20 Colombian protests

The 2019–20 Colombian protests are a collection of protests that have occurred since 21 November 2019. Hundreds of thousands of Colombians protested to support the Colombian peace process and against the government of Ivan Duque Marquez.

                                               

2019–2020 Peruvian constitutional crisis

The 2019–2020 Peruvian constitutional crisis began when President Martin Vizcarra dissolved the Congress of Peru on 30 September 2019. Congress responded by declaring Vizcarras presidency suspended and appointed Vice President Mercedes Araoz as i ...

                                               

2019-20 Chilean protests

Many civil protests against poverty are taking place in several cities in Chile. The protests began in the capital Santiago as a campaign by secondary school students to avoid paying the Metro de Santiago subway in response to recent price hikes, ...

                                               

2020 Armenian–Azerbaijani skirmishes

2020 Armenian–Azerbaijani skirmishes began on 12 July 2020 between the Armenian Armed Forces and Azerbaijani Armed Forces. The first clashes happened near Movses in Tavush Province of Armenia, and Ağdam in Tovuz District of Azerbaijan at the Arme ...

                                               

2020 Indian general strike

On 26 November 2020, a mass general strike was held across India. Some people have estimated that 250 million people took part in the strike. If that number is correct, then it would be the biggest strike in history.

                                               

2020 Kyrgyzstani protests

The 2020 Kyrgyzstan protests began on 5 October 2020 in response to the 2020 parliamentary election that were perceived by protestors as unfair. The results of the election were annulled on 6 October 2020.

                                               

2020 Malian coup detat

On 18 August 2020, elements of the Malian Armed Forces began a mutiny. Soldiers on pick-up trucks entered the Soundiata military base in the town of Kati, where gunfire was exchanged before weapons were given from the armory and senior officers a ...

                                               

2020 Nagorno-Karabakh war

The 2020 Nagorno-Karabakh war was a war between the Azerbaijani and Armenian armed forces in Nagorno-Karabakh. This is the most recent event during the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict. The clashes began on the morning of 27 September 2020 along the Nag ...

                                               

2020 Peruvian protests

The 2020 Peruvian protests are a series of demonstrations caused after the removal of President Martin Vizcarra. These started on November 9, 2020. Massive protests were seen in many cities of the country, to show their anger at the presidents va ...

                                               

2020 Russia–Saudi Arabia oil price war

On 8 March 2020, Saudi Arabia began a price war with Russia, causing a major fall in the price of oil, with US oil prices falling by 34%, crude oil falling by 26%, and brent oil falling by 24%. The price war was caused by a breakupbetween the Org ...

                                               

2020 Thai protests

The ongoing 2020 Thai protests are a series of protests against the government of Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha, which have included demands for reform of the Thai monarchy. The protests were initially caused by the ending of the Future Forwar ...

                                               

2020 Twitter bitcoin scam

The 2020 Twitter bitcoin scam was a large-scale hacking of Twitter accounts that started on July 15, 2020 at around 20:00 UTC. Many Twitter accounts, each with millions of followers, were hacked to promote a bitcoin scam. The scam asked individua ...

                                               

2021 Microsoft Exchange Server data breach

A global wave of cyberattacks and data breaches began in January 2021 after four zero-day exploits were discovered in Microsoft Exchange Servers, giving attackers full access to user emails and passwords on affected servers. As of 9 March 2021, i ...

                                               

2nd century BC

The 2nd century BC was a century that started the first day of 200 BC and ended the last day of 101 BC. It is considered part of the Classical period of history. After having won the Second Punic War, the Roman Republic continued expanding by con ...

                                               

7 August 2019 Kabul bombing

A suicide car bomb exploded at a security checkpoint outside a police station in the Afghan capital, Kabul, on 7 August 2019. The explosion happened in the early morning, in a Shia neighbourhood in western Kabul. At least 14 people were killed an ...

                                               

750

After the defeat of his army in the Battle of the Zab the last Umayyad Caliph, Marwan II, is overthrown and killed. Al-Saffah is proclaimed the first Abbasid Caliph. The capital of the Caliphate will later moved from Damascus to Baghdad, within t ...

                                               

Acadia

Acadia is the name of a territory in northeastern North America. Today, the area is mostly part of Canada. At the time, England and France fought over the territory. France said it had a legitimate claim, because Giovanni da Verrazzano and Jacque ...

                                               

Act of Union 1800

With Act of Union 1800 is used to describe two Acts are meant. Their official titles are the Union with Ireland Act 1800, an Act of the Parliament of Great Britain, and the Act of Union 1800, an Act of the Parliament of Ireland. These two Acts me ...

                                               

Adam Kokesh 2020 presidential campaign

The 2020 presidential campaign of Adam Kokesh was announced on July 18, 2013, making Kokesh the first Libertarian to enter in the race for the 2020 United States presidential election. The Fall 2017 Taxation Is Theft national tour was a preparati ...

                                               

2020 Aegean Sea earthquake

The 2020 Aegean Sea earthquake was a magnitude 7.0 earthquake. It struck on 30 October 2020, about 14 km northeast of the island of Samos, Greece. The earthquake caused many buildings to be damaged; some collapsed. In the Turkish city Izmir, doze ...

                                               

Aeroflot Flight 1492

Aeroflot Flight 1492 was a regular passenger flight operated by Aeroflot. The Russian passenger flight was meant to fly from Sheremetyevo International Airport, Moscow to Murmansk Airport, Murmansk. On 5 May 2019, the Sukhoi Superjet 100 aircraft ...

                                               

Aether

Aether was the God of light in Greek mythology. He was the son of Erebus and Nyx. Aether is one of the primordial deities, the first-born elementals. Damascius says that Aether, Erebus and Chaos were siblings, and the offspring of Chronos Father ...

                                               

African slave trade

The African slave trade was a trade in slaves and, like most of the world, has carried on for thousands of years in Africa. The first main route passed through the Sahara. After the Age of Exploration, African slaves became part of the Atlantic s ...

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