On This Day

What Happened on December 20, 2017

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • European Commission triggers first step of its article 7 procedure issuing Poland with formal warning of risk to voting rights

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Lady Gaga signs Las Vegas residency deal for $75m at MGM Park Theatre

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  • US House and Senate pass $1.5 trillion tax and jobs bill, the biggest tax overhaul for decades

Famous Deaths

  • Bernard Francis Law, disgraced American cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church (1982-2002), dies at 86