July 17, 2015 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Scientists solve mystery of sleeping sickness in two villages in northern Kazakhstan - uranium mining had caused increase in carbon monoxide
  • Suicide bomber in Khan Bani Saad, Iraq, kills 120, ISIS claims responsibilty

Deaths in History

  • Rev Owen Chadwick, English historian, priest and university chancellor, dies at 99 (d. 2015)