3 June

3 June

We have some interesting facts & historic events all about June 3rd, including areas in religion, crime, health and more.

Keep reading for more interesting facts about June 3rd in history!

Global Celebrations

  • World Bicycle Day.
  • Chimborazo Day
  • Insect Repellent Awareness Day
  • National Chocolate Macaroon Day
  • National Repeat Day
  • National Fish and Chip Day
  • National Doughnut Day

Historic Events

1971: A female student sits for the university entrance exam. IRAN. Tehran.1971 [A.Abbas]

A female student sits for the university entrance exam. IRAN. Tehran.1971 [A.Abbas]

1965: Major Edward H. White II became the first US astronaut to complete a spacewalk 1965.

On the 3rd June Edward Higgins White became the first American astronaut to complete a spacewalk in the year 1965.

On the 3rd June Edward Higgins White became the first American astronaut to complete a spacewalk in the year 1965.

1958: Maurice Chevalier, Lucille Ball, and Desi Arnez, Hollywood, CA, 1958

Maurice Chevalier, Lucille Ball, and Desi Arnez, Hollywood, CA, 1958

1944: French acrobats performing for American troops after D-Day, Normandy, July 1944

French acrobats performing for American troops after D-Day, Normandy, July 1944

1943: The Russian army takes down 162 of 500 Nazi planes in one of the biggest air battles of World War II in 1943.

1941: Former boardinghouses on the Isle of Man were used as internment camps for Italians and Germans, including refugees from Nazi Germany. ca.1941.

Former boardinghouses on the Isle of Man were used as internment camps for Italians and Germans, including refugees from Nazi Germany. ca.1941.

1937: Former King of England Edward VIII married Wallis Simpson in 1937.

Famous Birthdays

  • Rafael Nadal was born.
  • George V was born.
  • Tony Curtis was born.

Heartbreaking Deaths

  • Muhammad Ali died.
  • Franz Kafka died.
  • Rue McClanahan died.

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