-they happened
The word ocurrieron is the preterite form of ocurrir in the third person plural.
See the full ocurrir conjugation


La mayoría de los casos ocurrieron en Beirut y sus suburbios.
Most of the cases occurred in Beirut and its suburbs.
Once casos ocurrieron en Jaffna y 19 en Colombo.
Eleven cases occurred in Jaffna and 19 in Colombo.
Como con todos los nuevos medios, las prácticas engañosas ocurrieron.
As with all new media, deceptive practices took place.
La mayoría de ellos ocurrieron durante los primeros meses de tratamiento.
Most of them occurred during the first months of treatment.
Los programas iniciales ocurrieron en India y Sri Lanka.
Initial programs took place in India and Sri Lanka.
De los nuevos casos notificados, cuatro ocurrieron en 2004.
Of the newly reported cases, four occurred in 2004.
Ninguna de estas desapariciones ocurrieron en una base militar.
None of these dippearances occurred on a military base.
La llana y simple verdad es que nunca ocurrieron.
The plain and simple truth is they never occurred.
Las cosas ocurrieron rápido, pero hicimos todo lo que pudimos.
Things happened fast, but we did everything we could.
Las desapariciones ocurrieron en Quito, Guayaquil y Esmeraldas.
The disappearances occurred in Quito, Guayaquil and Esmeraldas.
Los otros 21 casos notificados recientemente ocurrieron entre 1977 y 1993.
The other 21 newly reported cases occurred between 1977 and 1993.
Y las primeras 24 horas ocurrieron hace 30 años.
And the first 24 hours were over 30 years ago.
Este tipo de cosas nunca ocurrieron antes de que llegaran.
This sort of thing never happened before they arrived.
Los eventos adversos ocurrieron significativamente más a menudo con la gabapentina.
Adverse events occurred significantly more often with gabapentin.
No sé qué cosas indescriptibles ocurrieron en esa bonita casa.
I don't know what unspeakable things happened in that beautiful house.
Y muchas cosas me ocurrieron en el camino.
And so many things happened to me on the road.
Dos de los nuevos casos denunciados ocurrieron en 2001 y 2002.
Two newly reported cases occurred in 2001 and 2002.
La mayoría de las heridas ocurrieron varias horas antes.
Most of the injuries happened several hours before.
Estos incidentes son de ninguna manera todos que ocurrieron realmente.
These incidents are by no means all that actually took place.
Sí, bueno, veamos qué otras maravillas ocurrieron en ese día.
Yes, well, let's just see what other wonders occurred on that day.
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