Seattle in History (Part 2)

Washington: Spokane

Historical Events

Events 101 - 109 of 109

  • 1995-11-04 Key Arena opens, Seattle Supersonics beat LA Lakers 103-89
  • 1996-03-31 1st Opening Day in history in March takes place in Seattle
  • 1999-11-30 In Seattle, Washington, United States, protests against the WTO meeting by anti-globalization protesters catch police unprepared and force the cancellation of opening ceremonies.
  • 2001-02-28 The Nisqually Earthquake measuring 6.8 on the Richter Scale hits the Nisqually Valley and the Seattle, Tacoma, and Olympia area of the U.S. state of Washington.
  • 2001-07-10 72nd All Star Baseball Game: AL wins 4-1 at Safeco Field, Seattle
  • 2006-03-25 Capitol Hill massacre: A gunman kills six people before taking his own life at a party in Seattle's Capitol Hill neighborhood.
  • 2006-12-20 A judge rules against the death penalty in the case of Naveed Haq, a man convicted in the shooting death and injuries at the Jewish Federation in Seattle.
  • 2009-12-15 Boeing's new 787 Dreamliner makes its maiden flight from Seattle, Washington.

Event of interestEvent of Interest

2015-09-22 Chinese President Xi Jinping arrives in Seattle to start his first state visit to the US

President of the People's Republic of China Xi Jinping
President of the People's Republic of China
Xi Jinping

Famous Birthdays

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Famous Weddings

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Famous Deaths

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