Historical Events on February 4 (Part 2)

Events 201 - 215 of 215

  • 2003 The Federal Republic of Yugoslavia is officially renamed Serbia and Montenegro and adopts a new constitution.

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2004 Mark Zuckerberg launches Facebook from his Harvard dormitory room

Facebook Founder Mark Zuckerberg
Facebook Founder
Mark Zuckerberg
  • 2006 A stampede occurs in the ULTRA Stadium near Manila killing 71.

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2007 Super Bowl XLI: Indianapolis Colts beat Chicago Bears, 29-17 at the Dolphin Stadium MVP: Peyton Manning, Indianapolis, QB

NFL Quarterback Peyton Manning
NFL Quarterback
Peyton Manning
  • 2012 Tens of thousands of people are stranded by floods in the Australian states of New South Wales and Queensland
  • 2013 20 people are killed after an apartment building was struck by a rocket in Aleppo, Syria
  • 2013 22 people are killed and 44 are injured after a suicide bombing in Taji, Iraq
  • 2013 8 people are killed and 30 are injured after a bus collides with two vehicles and flips in Yucaipa, California
  • 2013 22 people are killed and 24 are injured after a bus and a truck collide in Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
  • 2013 Europol announces it will investigate over 680 football matches alleged to involve match fixing
  • 2014 10 people are killed & 35 injured after a bus falls into a ravine in Pune, India
  • 2014 Same-sex marriage is legalized in Scotland

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2014 Satya Nadella succeeds Steve Ballmer as CEO of Microsoft

CEO of Microsoft Satya Nadella
CEO of Microsoft
Satya Nadella
  • 2016 Morocco's Mohammed VI switches on world's largest solar plant near Ouarzazate. Planned to power 1 million homes when fully completed 2018
  • 2016 Fifth Democratic presidential candidates debate, broadcast on MSNBC, held in Durham, New Hampshire