May 17 in history: Germany occupies Brussels, Korean trains cross the 38th Parallel after 54 years and more

From Germany occupying Brussels to WHO deleting homosexuality from its list of mental diseases, here's what happened on this day in the past.

1940

WWII: Germany occupies Brussels, Belgium

(Photograph:WION)

1954

US Supreme Court declares racially segregated schools unconstitutional

(Photograph:WION)

1972

Germany ratifies the Treaty of Warsaw

(Photograph:WION)

1990

WHO deletes homosexuality from its list of mental diseases

(Photograph:WION)

2007

Korean trains cross the 38th Parallel after 54 years

(Photograph:WION)

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