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World Events 2017 Jan 28- Serena williams becomes play with most wins in major tournaments in open area Feb 15- ISRO launches 140 salellites in a single flight Aug 9- North korea says it plans to fire rockets on US territary guam May 7- Ernmanuel macron wins france presidential election June 11- Rafael nadal become 1st man to win french open title 10 times Sep 25- In a controversial relerendum 92% of iraqi kurds vote in favour of independence from iraq Jan 1- 139 killed in attack on istanbul nightclub June 3- Terror attack in borough market, London April 1- Bob dylan receives nobel prize for literature Sep 15- Parsons green tube station explosion, London Aug 17- Terror attack on las ramblas in barcelona, Spain Sep 20- hurricane maria makes landfall in puerto rico as a category 4 Hurricane Oct 1- Catalonia holds an independence referendum on seceding from spain March 22- Terror attack at london's westminster bridge May 22- suicide bombing at manchester arena June 8, British general election results in a hung parliament Oct 31- Truck rams into pedestrians -8 Killed Sep 19- 7.1 Earthquake hits south east of mexico city Oct 1- Stephen paddock shoots dead at least 60 people, injuning over 500, at a concert in las vegas. August 25 to 30- Hurnicane harvey strikes the united states as a category 4 hurricane Jan 20- Donald trump inaugration Aug 21- Total solar eclipse visible from north america
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2017 was a mixed year. Though terrorism, gun violence and natural disasters dominated most of the year, achievements in the fields of sports, entertainment, and space technology showed that the year gone by had many promises to hold. Let's take a look at some of the most memorable and noteworthy events that changed the outlook of people around the world.

01 Jan

    A mass shooting on New Year's Eve at a nightclub in ..
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22 Mar

  On March 22, 2017, one lone terrorist, Khalid Masood, rammed his car ..
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22 May

    The Manchester Arena bombing took place on May 22, 2..
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03 Jun

    On June 3, 2017, a van, which comprised three people,..
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17 Aug

    13 people were killed and 130 injured when a man drov..
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15 Sep

    On September 15, 2017, an explosion occurred on the L..
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31 Oct

    On October 31, 2017, Halloween turned into a nig..
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08 Jan

11 Jun

    On June 11, ace tennis player, Rafael Nadal of Spain ..
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20 Jan

    Donald Trump took over as the 45th President of ..
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07 May

    On May 7, 2017, Emmanuel Macron won the second round ..
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08 Jun

    The June 8 snap election held in the United Kingdom r..
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09 Aug

    On August 9, 2017, North Korea threatened the United..
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25 Sep

    On September 25, 2017, an independence referendum fo..
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01 Oct

  The Catalan Independence Referendum was held on October 1, 2017..
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15 Feb

  Indian Space Research Organisation successfully launched its 714 kg Car..
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01 Apr

    Bob Dylan received the 2016 Nobel Prize in Literature..
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21 Aug

    The Solar Eclipse of August 2017, also referred as Th..
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01 Oct

  On October 1, a music festival in Las Vegas turned into a nightmare when a g..
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25 Aug

    Hurricane Harvey was an extremely destructive hurric..
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30 Aug

  Hurricane Irma was a powerful hurricane which was observed in the Atl..
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16 Sep

    The tenth most intense Atlantic hurricane, Maria is ..
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19 Sep

  On September 19, Mexico was rocked by a 7.1 magnitude earthquake. The..
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