Historical Events on June 29 (Part 2)

Events 201 - 210 of 210

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2006 Hamdan v. Rumsfeld: The U.S. Supreme Court rules that President George W. Bush's plan to try Guantanamo Bay detainees in military tribunals violates U.S. and international law.

43rd US President George W. Bush
43rd US President
George W. Bush
  • 2007 Two car bombs are found in the heart of London at Picadilly Circus.

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2007 Enya receives an honorary doctorate from the National University of Ireland, Galway

Singer-Songwriter Enya
  • 2008 Thomas Beatie, the world's first pregnant man, gives birth to a daughter
  • 2008 UEFA European Championship: Spain defeat Germany 1-0 in Vienna
  • 2012 16 Naxalite Maoist insurgents in India are killed by police
  • 2012 Three bombs in Balid, Iraq, kill 6 people and injure 45
  • 2012 15,000 Japanese anti-nuclear protesters blockade the Japanese Prime Minister's office in Tokyo
  • 2015 Beijing Times reports 30% of the Great Wall of China has disappeared due to natural forces and stealing of bricks
  • 2016 US Defense Secretary Ashton B. Carter lifts Pentagon's ban on transgendered people serving in the US armed forces