This Day in History
2016 10 million people are without water in Delhi after caste protests in Jat sabotage the Munak water canal
2015 87th Academy Awards: "Birdman" Best Film and Director (Alejandro González Iñárritu), Eddie Redmayne and Julianne Moore - Best Actor and Actress
2015 57th Daytona 500: Joey Logano wins (148.379 MPH)
2014 Matteo Renzi becomes Prime Minister of Italy
2014 Marit Bjørgen of Norway becomes the most successful female Winter Olympian with 10 medals
2014 Protests in Kiev, Ukraine, occupy the office of President Yanukovich
2014 45th NAACP Image Awards: "12 Years a Slave" wins Outstanding Motion Picture
2013 The UK's credit rating is downgraded from AAA to AA1 by Moody's Investors Service
2013 The European Commission forecast for 2013 expects growth of 0.1% across the 27 members of the EU but a contraction of 0.3% in the Eurozone economy
2013 The UK's AAA credit rating is downgraded by Moody's to AA+; the agency expects growth to "remain sluggish over the next few years"
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