20 June

20 June

We have some interesting facts & historic events all about June 20th, including areas in religion, crime, health and more.

Keep reading for more interesting facts about June 20th in history!

Global Celebrations

  • World Refugee Day
  • International Asteroid Day
  • National Vanilla Milkshake Day
  • National American Eagle Day
  • National Ice Cream Soda Day
  • National Kouign Amann Day
  • World Productivity Day

Historic Events

2008: Thousands of protesters gathered in Bangkok, Thailand to protest the government in 2008.

1967: Boxer Muhammad Ali refused induction into the US Army 1967.

1963: A hotline was established between the US and Soviet Union in 1963.

1942: Soldiers of the Free French Foreign Legion who distinguished themselves at the Battle of Bir Hakeim, Libya in 1942. They were from Senegal, Equatorial Africa and Madagascar respectively.

Soldiers of the Free French Foreign Legion who distinguished themselves at the Battle of Bir Hakeim, Libya in 1942. They were from Senegal, Equatorial Africa and Madagascar respectively.

1937: [Colorized] “Hindenburg Disaster, 1937” to 4k with AI Machine Learning

1909: Columbia University, New York City.

Columbia University, New York City.

Famous Birthdays

  • Nicole Kidman was born
  • John Goodman was born
  • Lionel Richie was born

Heartbreaking Deaths

  • William IV of the United Kingdom died
  • Prodigy(rapper) died
  • Salim Ali died

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