Historical Events on December 5 (Part 2)

Events 201 - 209 of 209

  • 2012 In his Autumn Statement, Chancellor of the Exchequer George Osborne cuts the UK growth forecast for 2013 to 1.2% from the 2% forecast in the budget
  • 2013 52 people are killed and 167 are injured in a militant attack on a defense ministry compound in Sana'a, Yemen
  • 2016 Malta becomes the 1st country in Europe to outlaw conversion therapy
  • 2017 Russia is banned from the next Winter Olympics in South Korea over state-sponsored doping
  • 2017 Austrian courts rule in favour of same-sex marriage from 2019
  • 2017 Netflix fires actor Danny Masterson from "The Ranch" after allegations of rape
  • 2017 Online store Amazon begins operations in Australia
  • 2017 Democratic representative John Conyers resigns from US Congress after allegations of sexual harrassment
  • 2017 Artist Lubaina Himid wins Britain's Turner Prize, oldest person at 63 and first nonwhite woman