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February 1 in World History

A collective list of must to know major events that happend on February 1 in history.

Major Events of February 1 in World History

  1. 2014 - U.S state department completed a long delayed review of the Keystone XI Pipeline and they concluded that the Pipeline would not increase green house gas emission.
  2. 2014 - Ban Ki Moon, United Nations secretary general appoints former Mayor of New York Michael Bloomberg as a UN special envoy for citied and climate changes.
  3. 2013 - Ed Koch, former mayor of New York City, dies in Manhattan at the age of 88 by congestive heart failure.
  4. 2013 - Hillary Clinton, U.S secretary of state steps down from her post.
  5. 2012 - The parent company of America Airlines announced that they will cut 13,000 jobs or 15% work force from their company.
  6. 2011 - Russia started to search for a missing military satellite that was launched into the wrong orbit.
  7. 2010 - Barack Obama, the US president proposed a $3.8 trillion budget for fiscal 2011 which projects to be high record budget deficit of $1.6 trillion in fiscal 2010.
  8. 2009 - Partriarch Kirill of Moscow was enthroned by the Russian Orthodox Church as Partriarch of The Russian Orthodox Church.
  9. 2006 - The United Airlines emerging from bankruptcy after three years, 51 days.
  10. 2004 - At least 250 Muslim pilgrims were crushed to death during the annual stoning of Satan Rituals in the Mena Valley at Saudi Arabia.
  11. 1992 - The Chief Judicial Magistrate of Bhopal court declares Warren Anderson, ex-CEO of Union Carbide, a fugitive under Indian law for failing to appear in the Bhopal disaster case.

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