On This Day

July 23, 2019 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • At least 36 people killed by a mud landslide in Shuicheng county, Guizhou province, China
  • BHP becomes the first mining company to tackle pollution, says it will invest $400 million to reduce emissions

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Boris Johnson is chosen the new British Prime Minister by the ruling Conservative Party to replace Theresa May

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson
British Prime Minister
Boris Johnson
  • Investigation launched after no girls born in three months in 132 villages in Uttarkashi district, India, with sex-selective abortions suspected as the reason