June 23

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July 6, 2022

June 23 is the 174th day of the Gregorian calendar (175th in leap years).

event

1305 - Peace treaty is signed between France and Fleming at Athis-sur-Orge. 1314 - Battle of Bennockburn between Edward II of England and Robert I of Scotland. In this battle, King Robert I was victorious. 1532 - A secret treaty against Charles V of the Holy Roman Empire is signed between Henry VIII of England and Francois I of France. 1565 - Tugood Reis, Ottoman naval admiral and pirate, is killed during the Battle of Malta. 1661 - Charles II of England and Catherine of Portugal marry. 1683 - William Penn signs a treaty of friendship with the Lenny Lenape Indians of Pennsylvania. 1713 - French residents of Arcadia are demanded by both countries to swear allegiance to England or to leave Nova Scotia, Canada. [One] 1757 - Battle of Placi. 3,000 British troops, commanded by Robert Clive, defeat a powerful 50,000 Indian army led by Siraj Ud Daulah at Plassi. 1758 - Seven Years' War: Battle of Krefeld. British forces defeat French forces at Krefeld, Germany. 1760 - Seven Years' War: Battle of Landesut. Battle between Austria and Prussia. Austria won. 1794 - Russian Emperor Catherine II grants Jews residence permits in Kiev. 1865 - American Civil War: Confederate General Stand Watty is the last of the Confederate forces to surrender at Fort Toson, Oklahoma Territory. 1888 - Frederick Douglas becomes the first African-American to be nominated by the Republican Party for the presidential primary. 1894 - The International Olympic Committee is founded at the Sorbonne, Paris, on the initiative of Baron Pierre de Coubertin. 1895 - Joseon, 23 sub-systems enforced. 1940 - World War II: A visit to the French city of Paris occupied by Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler. 1941 - The Lithuanian Activist Front declares independence from the Soviet Union. However, this independence was short-lived, with German occupation taking over a few weeks later. 1942 - World War II: The first Jews to be executed in the gas chambers of the Auschwitz concentration camp are loaded onto a train in the city of Paris. 1942 - World War II: Nazi Germany's Fockewolf Fw-190 accidentally lands in Wales and is captured by Allied forces. 1945 - World War II: Japanese forces end organized resistance to American forces in the Mabuni area south of the main island of Okinawa. 1958 - The Dutch Reformed Church accepts female clergy. 1961 - The Antarctic Treaty enters into force. 1967 - Cold War: US President Lyndon B. Johnson and Soviet Prime Minister Alexei Kosigin meet in Glassboro, New Jersey for the Glassboro Summit. 1973 - President Park Chung-hee declared foreign policy for peaceful unification on June 23rd 1985 - Indian Airlines Flight 182 crashes near the island's shores in a terrorist attack, killing all 329 people on board. 2016 - Brexit, the vote on whether or not to leave the European Union, was held.

Culture

1989 - Seoul Asan Hospital was established. 1991 - Sonic is released. 1995 - Designated as Cultural Heritage of Bangudae Petroglyphs. 2004 - Gyeongnam Provincial Museum of Art was opened. 2005 - The 50th anniversary celebration of the Korean Orthodox Church of the Patriarchate of Constantinople was held. 2009 - 50,000 won bills are circulated in the market in Korea. 2010 - Republic of Korea in 2010 South Africa �