On This Day

Historical Events on October 7 (Part 2)

Events 201 - 206 of 206

  • 2017 New Zealand clinch their 5th Rugby Championship with 25-24 win over South Africa at Cape Town; All Blacks undefeated in 6 games
  • 2018 Romanian referendum to ban same sex marriage fails with only 20.4% voting
  • 2018 China confirms it has detained Interpol chief Meng Hongwei, who resigns from his position after being reported missing
  • 2018 Limousine crash kills 20 people, including two pedestrians in Schoharie, New York
  • 2018 Jodie Whittaker debuts in her first full episode as the 13th and first female Doctor Who on BBC television
  • 2019 Nobel Prize for Medicine or Physiology awarded to Peter Ratcliffe, William Kaelin and Gregg Semenza for discovering how cells sense oxygen