On This Day

On This Day in History for September 19 (Part 2)

Events in History

  • 1994 Swedish government of Bildt resigns
  • 1995 Andres Galarraga is 4th to hit 30 HRs for Rockies in 1995
  • 1995 The Washington Post and The New York Times publish the Unabomber's manifesto
  • 1997 Guelb El-Kebir massacre in Algeria; 53 killed.
  • 2006 Thai military stages a coup in Bangkok. The Constitution is revoked and martial law is declared.
  • 2010 35th Toronto International Film Festival: "The King's Speech" directed by Tom Hooper wins the People's Choice Award
  • 2012 9 people are killed and 20 wounded by a car bombing in Peshawar, Afghanistan
  • 2016 Aid convoy into Urum al-Kubra, Syria attacked by air strikes, UN denounces as a war crime

United Nations <b>Speech</b>United Nations Speech

2017 US President Donald Trump addresses the United Nations vowing to “totally destroy North Korea” if threatens the US

45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality Donald Trump
45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality
Donald Trump
  • 2017 7.1 earthquake south east of Mexico City kills over 300

United Nations <b>Speech</b>United Nations Speech

2017 President Hassan Rouhani of Iran in his UN speech criticizes US President Donald Trump for his comments about Iran in his own UN speech

President of Iran Hassan Rouhani
President of Iran
Hassan Rouhani
45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality Donald Trump
45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality
Donald Trump
  • 2018 Korean joint summit in Pyongyang agrees to limit North Korea's weapons programme and to South Korea economic cooperation
  • 2019 North America has lost 3 billion birds (29%) since 1970 according to analysis published in "Science"
  • 2019 Likely US drone attack kills at least 30 and injures 28 in Nangarhar Province,, Afghanistan
  • 2019 Taliban suicide truck bombing kills 22 and injures 90 at a hospital in Zabul Province, southern Afghanistan
  • 2019 Tropical Depression Imelda hits southeast Texas and Louisiana prompting widespread evacuations
  • 2020 US President Donald Trump vows to swear in a new Supreme Court judge, despite the election being only 45 days away

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