June 23, 2018
Today is 174th day of the year
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Births Today

  • 1763 - "Josephine de Beauharnais, Wife of Napoleon"
  • 1910 - "Jean Anouilh, French playwright"
  • 1912 - "Alan Turing, Founder of computer science"
  • 1925 - "Miriam Karlin, Actress"
  • 1927 - "John Habgood, Archbishop of York"
  • 1936 - "Bert Convy, American actor"
  • 1940 - "Adam Faith, Singer and actor"
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events today

  • 1848 - The saxophone was patented by Adolphe Sax
  • 1911 - King George V of Britain was crowned
  • 1951 - "British diplomats Donald Maclean and Guy Burgess, two soviet spies, fled to the USSR"
  • 1956 - Colonel Nasser was elected as President in Egypt
  • 1962 - "A ceasefire in Laos, Asia, was announced"
  • 1968 - A stampede at an Argentinian football match left 73 dead
  • 1973 - The Pope opened the vatican gallery of modern art
  • 1986 - The US Justice Department announced that employees with AIDS could be fired
  • 1989 - The West Midlands Serious Crime Squad was disbanded
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