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This day in Malawi in 2016 flash floods cause at least 176 deaths. Over 110,000 people are driven from their homes.
This day in Africa in 2018 the International Committee of the Red Cross issued a warning about the living conditions of people displaced by violence in the Central African Republic.
Born on this day in 1864 Frank Bacon, American playwright, actor and author near Yuba City, California, he died in 1922.
Born on this day in world in 1936 Michael White, British theatre/film producer (The Rocky Horror Picture Show) in Glasgow, he died in 2016)
This day in Africa in 2018 Cape Town’s mayor has warned residents they face losing piped water to their homes as the city endures its worst drought in a century.
This day in the world in 1951 World’s largest gas pipeline opens (Brownsville Texas, to 134th St, New York City)
On This Day highlights events in history that happened on this day. These include dates in the history of Malawi, the world, celebrities birthdays and International Days.