The year 2016 has a special significance of its own in India and world history. Let us know some such important events of the year 2016 such as: born famous people, death of famous people, war treaty, independence of a country, invention of new technology, change of power, important national and international day etc., knowing which your general Knowledge will increase.
Important Historical Events of the Year 2016 in World ⚡
|Noted Shia cleric Nimr al Nimr and 46 other associates of Saudi Arabia were hanged by the government.
|The terrorist attack at the hotel in Ogadogu in the West African country of Burkina Faso killed 28 people and injured 56 people.
|12 people were killed and 85 others injured when two trains collided in Bavaria province, Germany.
|West Indies won the ICC Twenty20 World Cup 2016 by defeating England in the final match played at the Eden Gardens ground in Kolkata.
|Around 110 people were killed and more than 300 injured in a massive fire at the Puttalinga temple in Kollam district of Kerala.
|North Korea successfully tested a thermonuclear weapon.
|US primary election: Nevada Republican Donald Trump won with 45.9.5%.
|Suicide bombings killed 37 people in Ankara, Turkey.
|US President Barack Obama embarked on a four-day trip to Britain with Michelle Obama.
|Egyptair flight MS804 from Paris to Cairo disappeared over the Mediterranean.
|A car bomb attack on Istanbul's central police killed 11 people.
|Theresa May was elected Prime Minister by the United Kingdom's Conservative Party MPs.
|The 31 Summer Olympics began at the Maracana Stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
|The terror bomb in Chelsea, New York left 29 injured.
|After Canada and the US, the opposition signed a free trade agreement with Belgium.
|Paris compromises on effective climate change.
|A fire killed 36 people during a dance party in Oakland.
Important Historical Events of the Year 2016 in India ⚡
|The Indian currency 500 and 1000 notes were discontinued in the country.
|38th Chief Justice of India SH Kapadia died.
Famous People's Birthdays in 2016 😀
Historical Events by Month 📅
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