1939 -- The Mubarakiya School held a play about how Prophet Mohammad's (PBUH) companion, Omar, became a Muslim. Among the audience was State of Kuwait Amir Sheikh Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, whose son, then becoming Amir, Sheikh Jaber, was among actors.
1999 -- Kuwait Petroleum International (KPI) purchased 250 gas stations from the German Aral Company located in Belgium.
2010 -- Fuhaid Al-Daihani, of Kuwait, won the double-trap Grand Prix after hitting 194 discs out of 200. The championship was held in Malta.
2011 -- Kazma SC won His Highness the Amir Football Cup for the seventh time in the club's history after beating Kuwait SC 1-0.
2015 -- UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) granted Kuwait an award for meeting the Sustainable Development food security goals.
2017 -- State of Kuwait signed a multi-party agreement, which addressed shortcomings in accords related to prevention of double taxation.
2017 -- Kuwait Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah visited the UAE and met Vice-President Sheikh Mohammad bin Rashed Al-Maktoum and Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammad bin Zayed Al-Nahyan. He then visited Qatar and met with Amir Sheikh Tamim Al-Thani as part of Kuwait's mediation to solve the Gulf crisis.
2020 -- Talal Al-Rabah, of Kuwait, won the Hamdan bin Mohammad bin Rashed Al-Maktoum International Photography Award (HIPA) in the Black and White category for his King of the North photo.
2022 -- The Kuwait National Seismic Network (KNSN) registered a five-magnitude quake southwest of Ahmadi. (end) gta