Berlin in History (Part 3)

Historical Events

Events 201 - 209 of 209

  • 1997-10-10 Austral Airlines DC-9-32 crashes and explodes near Nuevo Berlin, Uruguay, killing 74
  • 1999-04-19 The German Bundestag returns to Berlin.
  • 2002-08-20 A group of Iraqis opposed to the regime of Saddam Hussein take over the Iraqi Embassy in Berlin for five hours before releasing their hostages and surrendering.
  • 2006-07-09 FIFA World Cup: Italy beats France 5-3 on penalties for football's 18th World Cup in Berlin
  • 2009-08-15 12th World Championships in Athletics open at Berlin, Germany
  • 2009-08-23 12th World Championships in Athletics close at Berlin, Germany
  • 2014-11-09 Celebrations held in Germany to mark the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall; white balloons marking a stretch of the wall symbolize its disappearance
  • 2015-06-06 23rd UEFA Champions League Final: Barcelona beats Juventus 3-1 at Berlin
  • 2016-12-19 Truck driven into a Christmas market in Berlin kills 12, injures 48

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