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This state is admitted as the 16th state of the United States.June 1,1796
This German Model was born.June 1,1973
The Vandals enter this city and plunder it for two weeks.June 2,455
Hernando de Soto claims what state for Spain?June 3,1539
The US Congress approves what ammendment (which gave women the right to vote) to the US Constitution? June 4,1919
This U.S. presidential candidate is shot dead in Los Angeles,California.June 5,1968
The landing of 155,000 Allied troops on the beaches of Normandy in FranceJune 6,1944
After his death,this estate was opened by the legend's wife in Memphis,Tennessee.June 7,1982
This George Orwell book was published (35 years before it's title).June 8,1949
This Roman Emperor commits suicide after quoting Homer's 'Iliad' June 9,68
This short war between Israel and Syria ends.June 10,1967
This man is executed for his role in the Oklahoma City bombing.June 11,2001
This girl receives a diary for her 13th birthday.This diary soon enlightened many on the events of the Holocaust.June 12,1942
U.S. President Lyndon B. Johnson nominates this man to become the first black justice on the U.S. Supreme Court.June 13,1967
This U.S. president signs a bill into law that places the words 'under God' into the U.S. Pledge of Allegiance.June 14,1954
King John of England puts his seal to this English charter.June 15,1215
Abraham Lincoln delivers his 'House Divided' speech in this city in Illinois.June 16,1858
This singer known for 'Mandy' and 'Copacabana (At The Copa)' was born.June 17,193
This deadly disease was first recognized by medical professionals in San Francisco, California.June 18,1981
This holiday is first celebrated in Spokane, Washington.June 19,1910
This ABC News correspondent is shot dead by a Nicaraguan soldier under the regime of Anastasio Somoza Debayle. The murder is caught on tape. June 20,1979
This man is found not guilty by reason of insanity for the attempted assassination of U.S. President Ronald Reagan.June 21,1982
North American fraternity Delta Kappa Epsilon is founded at this university.June 22,1844
This Star Search host dies.June 23,2009
Siam is renamed to this modern day country by Plaek Pibulsonggram, the country's third prime minister.June 24,1939
This pop music icon dies of cardiac arrest.June 25,2009
This roller coaster opens on Coney Island.June 26,1927
The first solo circumnavigation of the globe is completed by this man from Briar Island, Nova Scotia.June 27,1898
This treaty is signed in Paris, formally ending World War I between Belgium, Britain, France, Italy, the United States and allies on the one side and Germany and Austria on the othJune 28,1919
Organization of Afro-American Unity is formed by this man.June 28,1964
This theater in London, England burns to the ground.June 29,1613
Two car bombs are found at this road junction, in the heart of London.June 29,2007
Also known as this,Adolf Hitler's violent purge of his political rivals in Germany, takes place.June 30,1934
The Royal Canadian Mint introduces the $1 coin named this.June 30,1987

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