Wikipedia:Today in the Past/June


July 3, 2022

January - February - March - April - May - June - July - August - September - October - November - December Today is Monday, July 4, 2022 at 1:25 a.m. June 1: International Children's Day 1879 – Prince Louis Napoleon (pictured) dies while serving in the Anglo-Zulu War. causing panic all over Europe Because he was the last heir to the Bonaparte dynasty that could potentially lead to the restoration of the emperor. 1956 – The first international flight departs from Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, now the busiest airport in the world. 1980 – CNN, the first television channel providing 24-hour news coverage, began airing. 1989 – The Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty enters into force. Bans US and Soviet ground-based missiles with a range of 500 to 5,500 km. 2001 – Crown Prince Ditipendra of Nepal massacred seven members of the Shah family. including His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej Father see more: 31 May – 1 June – 2 June watch - Discuss - Edit - History June 2: 1865 – The last Confederate force, led by General Edmund Kirby Smith, surrendered almost two months after the American Civil War ended. 1946 – The Kingdom of Italy is transformed into a republic. When 54.3 percent of the people voted to abolish the monarchy 1953 – The coronation of Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom (pictured) was the first royal ceremony to be broadcast on television in the United Kingdom. Admin