1965 – The Murder (Abolition of Death Penalty) Act 1965 is given Royal Assent, formally abolishing the death penalty in the United Kingdom, except in cases of high treason, "piracy with violence" (piracy with intent to kill or cause grievous bodily harm), arson in royal dockyards and espionage, as well as other capital offences under military law. The death penalty would be abolished in all cases in 1998.
1999 – Bruce Miller is killed at his junkyard near Flint, Michigan. His wife Sharee Miller, who convinced her online lover Jerry Cassaday to kill him (before later killing himself) was convicted of the crime, in what became the world's first Internet murder.
2016 –Indian Prime MinisterNarendra Modi of BJ party led NDA government, publicly announced withdrawal of ₹500 and ₹1000 denomination banknotes only a few hours before implementation/imposition [diktat], i.e. from midnight, starting of November 9 [9-11 as per Indian date recordings], from Indian economy, without popular consent, making 86% of the currency in circulation invalid.