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Disasters with highest death tolls - 2017 Portugal Wildfires

Time: Saturday Jun 17, 2017

Place: Portugal

Details: A series of four initial deadly wildfires erupted across central Portugal in the afternoon of 17 June 2017 within minutes of each other, resulting in at least 66 deaths and 204 injured people.



Sebastiaan's death
Sebastiaan's death
Friday Aug 4, 1578 - Portugal
Afonso VI's death
Afonso VI's death
Sunday Sep 12, 1683 - Portugal
Manuel I's death
Manuel I's death
Tuesday Dec 13, 1521 - Portugal
Treaty of The Hague
Treaty of The Hague
Saturday Aug 6, 1661 - Portugal
Portuguese interregnum
Portuguese interregnum
Wednesday Oct 22, 1383 - Portugal

On This Day - 17 June

George Washington
George Washington-Washington appeared before Congress in uniform
Saturday Jun 17, 1775 - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Mozart-His first son and the tragedy
Tuesday Jun 17, 1783 at 02 PM - Vienna, Austria
Abraham Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln-Lincoln's House Divided Speech
Thursday Jun 17, 1858 - Springfield, Illinois, U.S.
Igor Stravinsky
Igor Stravinsky-Born
Saturday Jun 17, 1882 - Lomonosov (Then Oranienbaum), Saint Petersburg, Russia
Lady Liberty under a blue sky
Statue of Liberty-Crates arriving at New York
Wednesday Jun 17, 1885 - New York, U.S.

June 2017

Kroger-Kroger opened their second Fresh Eats
Thursday Jun 1, 2017 - Turkey
XBOX logo 2012 Image
X-box-Xbox Game Pass
Friday Jun 2, 2017 - Redmond, Washington, United States
Zinedine Zidane - image
Zinedine Zidane-2017 UEFA Champions League
Saturday Jun 3, 2017 - Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
Cristiano Ronaldo
Cristiano Ronaldo-2017 UEFA Champions League Final
Saturday Jun 3, 2017 - Millennium Stadium, Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
Uber logo
Uber-Uber CEO Travis Kalanick takes summer sabbatical after an investigation into the company's workplace culture
Wednesday Jun 7, 2017 - San Francisco, California, U.S.


HTC Image
HTC-U series
Jan, 2017 - Xindian, New Taipei, Taiwan
Logo of the American car manufacturer and technology company Tesla, Inc. - image
Tesla, Inc.-Tesla opened retail locations in Dubai
2017 - Dubai, U.A.E.
Amancio Ortega Portrait
Amancio Ortega-Fighting Cancer
2017 - Spain
Robin Williams 1996 Image
Robin Williams-Robin Williams Meadow
2017 - U.S.
Logo of the American car manufacturer and technology company Tesla, Inc. - image
Tesla, Inc.-Ranking Third
2017 - U.S.