Google buys YouTube for USD $1.65 billion.
North Korea claims to have conducted its first-ever nuclear test.
Danish Newspaper, Jyllandsposten
, publish drawing of the prophet Mohammad.
FIFA World Cup in Germany. Italy wins against France
In his final game, Zinedine Zidane headbutts Italian player Marco Materazzi.
MTV Europe Music Awards is hosted by Copenhagen.
Sadam Hussein is executed.
Fidel Castro temporarily relinquishes power to his brother Raúl before surgery.