Events 201 - 223 of 223
- 1999 A severe hailstorm strikes Sydney, Australia causing A$1.7 billion in insured damages, the most costly natural disaster in Australian history.
- 2003 The Human Genome Project is completed with 99% of the human genome sequenced to an accuracy of 99.99%
- 2003 U.S. troops in Baghdad capture Abu Abbas, leader of the Palestinian group that killed an American on the hijacked cruise liner the Achille Lauro in 1985.
- 2005 The Oregon Supreme Court nullifies marriage licenses issued to gay couples a year earlier by Multnomah County.
- 2007 At least 200,000 demonstrators in Ankara, Turkey protest against the possible candidacy of incumbent Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan.
- 2007 160th Grand National: Robbie Power aboard Silver Birch wins
- 2010 Icelandic Volcano Eyjafjallajökull begins erupting from the top crater in the centre of the glacier
- 2012 165th Grand National: Daryl Jacob aboard Neptune Collonges wins