Bookish Calendar

June 2020

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Hurricane season starts (USA)


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

World Environment Day

1944 – The operation known as D-Day began in France.

1755 – Revolutionary soldier Nathan Hale was born.

 

 

 

1848 – The birthday of painter Paul Gauguin

 

 

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1867 – Architect, Frank Lloyd Wright was born

 

 

1880 – The first woman to join Congress, Jeanette Rankin, was born

1910 – Undersea diver, Jacques Cousteau, was born

1929 – Young diarist, Anne Frank, was born

 

 

 
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1215 – The Magna Carta was signed (Magna Carta Day)

 

1812 – The War of 1812 began

1815 – Napoleon Bonaparte was beaten by Wellington at Waterloo

 

 

1903 – Baseball player Lou Gehrig was born

Junteeth (USA)

 

 

 

The first day of summer  

Father’s Day (USA)

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Fairy Day

1948 – The Berlin airlift begins

1950 – The Korean War began

1880 – Helen Keller was born

The birthday of the song “Happy Birthday to you.”

 

 

1919 – The Treaty of Versailles was signed

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