On This Day

June 29, 2017 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • Battle for Mosul: Iraqi forces retake destroyed Great Mosque of al-Nuri from Islamic State - symbolic site where their leader declared a "caliphate"
  • Mihai Tudose confirmed as Romanian Prime Minister, by parliament, succeeding Sorin Grindeanu
  • Vatican treasurer Cardinel George Pell charged with historic sexual offences in Victoria, Australian