Historical Events on June 14 (Part 2)

Events 201 - 211 of 211

  • 2013 Massive flooding occurs in northern India killing up to 10,000 people

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2013 The US government charges NSA leaker Edward Snowden with violating the Espionage Act and theft of government property

NSA Contractor Edward Snowden
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  • 2014 49 people are killed after a Ukrainian Ilyushin Il-76 airlifter is shot down
  • 2014 Alexander Stubb becomes Prime Minister of Finland
  • 2015 "Jurassic World", 1st film to make $500 million worldwide in its opening weekend
  • 2016 First mammal made extinct by human-induced climate change announced - the Bramble Cay melomys from Torres Strait
  • 2017 Leo Varadkar formally elected Irish Prime Minister (taoiseach) in Dáil ceremony in Dublin - youngest Irish Prime Minster at 38 and 1st openly gay
  • 2017 US Senate approves new sanctions against Russia as punishment for meddling in the 2016 election
  • 2017 Bernie Sanders supporter opens fire at Republican politicians practising baseball near Washington D.C., injuring 4
  • 2017 US Library of Congress names Tracey K. Smith as Poet Laureate
  • 2017 Fire in Grenwell Tower block in London, England kills 79 and injures 37