June 06 in History – What happened on 06 June in Past

06 June - Today in History - Important historical events happened on this day in India and World History

According to Gregory calendar, on June 06, the day number in a year is 157 and if it is a leap year then the day number is 158. June 06 has a special significance in India and world history, because many such incidents have occurred on this day which have been recorded forever in the pages of history. Let's know some such important events which will increase your general knowledge. The facts collected will be as follows: People born on this day, demise of famous people, war treaty, freedom of any country, invention of new technologies, change of power, important National and International Day etc.

June 06 in History - Top Historical Events

YearEvent / Incidence / Incident
1520France and England signed the Treaty of Scotland.
1674Chatrapati Shivaji was crowned as king of Maratha Empire. Shivaji was a great warrior king as well as great reformer. His ideas and thoughts were greatly influenced by her mother Jija Mata. He invented many warrior techniques. He was also known as an inventor of guerilla warfare in Indian history.
1674Shivaji, who led a resistance to free the Maratha from theSultanate of Bijapur and the Mughal Empire, was crowned the firstChhatrapati of the Maratha Empire.
1674Shivaji's coronation in Raigad Fort and also he assumed the title of Chhatrapati.
1744France and Persia signed the peace treaty.
1761The transit of Venus is seen from 120 places on Earth. Mikhail Lomonosov came to know the atmosphere of Venus.
1808Napoleon's brother Joseph was made king of Spain.
1813War of 1812-The British ambushed an American encampment nearpresent-day Stoney Creek, Ontario, capturing two senior officers.
1813Gregory Blaxland, William Lawson and William Wentworth returned home after crossing the Blue Mountains.
1844The YMCA, today a worldwide movement of more than 45 millionmembers from 124 national federations, was founded in London.
1844Young Men Christian Association (YMCA) was established in London.
1859Queen Victoria signed letters patent separating the colony ofQueensland from New South Wales.
1862American Civil War-The Union Army's victory in the First Battle of Memphis virtually eradicated the Confederate naval presence onthe Mississippi River.
1882The Shewa kingdom made big strides towards gaining supremacyover the Ethiopian Empire by defeating the Gojjam and gaining control ofterritories south of the Gibe River.
1882Henry W. Seeley of New York took a patent for electric iron.
1892The 'L' train of Chicago, the secondlongest rapid transit system in total track mileage in the UnitedStates, began operations.
1894Colorado Governor Davis Hanson Waite ordered his state militiato protect and support the miners engaged in the Cripple Creek miners'strike.
1912The largest eruption of the 20th century created the Novarupta volcano in the Alaska Peninsula, US.
1916Women were given the right to vote in East Cleveland, USA.
1919The republic of Prekmurje ended. Prekmurje was an unrecognized state. It was an area in Hungary which was traditionally known as Vendvidek. It was invaded during the war between communist and anti communist forces.
1919Finland declared war against the Bolsheviks.
1919The Hungarian Red Army attacked the Republic of Precummurje.
1926In Egypt, a government was formed under the leadership of Adley Pasha.
1929Eminent actor, producer and director of Indian films, Sunil Dutt was born in Jhelum, present-day Pakistan) district of West Punjab.
1946National basketball association was established. The national basketball association NBA starts up with only 11 teams. It is premium men’s professional basketball championship. Nowadays the number of participating teams is raised to 30 which include many international players from different countries of the world.
1971The battle of Battle of Long Khanh began. The battle was fought between Australian and Vietnamese communist forces. This battle took place during Vietnamese war.
1971Soyuz 11 was launched during Soyuz program. It was a manned mission operated to on board the crew t space station. The mission failed due to problems and resulted in death of all 3 crew members.
1971Vietnam War-The Australian Army attacked a heavily fortifiedVietnamese communist forces base camp in the Battle of Long Khanh.
1975Formation of Temporary Revolutionary Government in Southern Vietnam.
1981A train fell in Bihar's Baghmati river, killing about 800 of the 1000 people on board.
1982The Lebanon war begun. Israeli armed forces invaded southern Lebanon. This event occurred during Operation Peace for the Galilee. This was done in response to the attacks and casualties caused due to attack by Palestinian liberation organization which was operating in southern Lebanon.
1982A war in Lebanon began when Israeli forces invaded southernLebanon to root out members of the Palestine Liberation Organization.
1984Tetris was released in USSR. It was one of the bestselling video games of all times. It gained the worldwide fame. It was originally designed and programmed by Alexey Pajitnov. It was a Russian tile matching game.
1985The remains of Josef Mengele, a Nazi physician notorious forhuman experiments done on Auschwitz inmates, were discovered in Embu dasArtes, Brazil.
1993Mongolia conducted its first presidential election. Magnolia is a landlocked country situated in central East Asia. Mongolia is 19th largest country in the world. It shares its border with major super powers- Russia and china.
1994West Indies batsman Brian Lara hit a first-class history of 501 runs in a match against Warwickshire at Edgbaston.
1997In Bangkok, India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Thailand formed an economic cooperation group called Bistek.
2002A near earth asteroid explodes over the Mediterranean sea. This event occurs between the Libya and Greece. The asteroid was having a diameter of approx. 10 metres. The explosion was having an estimated force of about 26 kilotons which was a little higher than the atomic explosion of Nagasaki.
2004Tamil was declared as classical language of India by President APJ Abdul Kalam. This decision was taken after the joint parliamentary meeting in which the both houses of parliament took part- the Loksabha and the Rajyasabha.
2004Former US President Roland Reagan passed away.
2010109 Men's French Open: Rafael Nadal defeated Robin Soderling (6-4, 6-2, 6-4).



Famous Birthdays of June 06:

YearName / Profession / Country
1963Jason Isaacs / Actor / United Kingdom
1970James Shaffer / Writer / United States of America
1954Harvey Fierstein / Actor / United States of America
1943Asif Iqbal / Cricketer / India
1956Björn Borg / Tennis Player / Sweden
1436Regiomontanus / Astronomer / Germany
1938Ryuchi Matsuda / Author / Japan
1918Edwin G. Krebs / Academic / United States of America
1896Henry Allingham / Soldier / United Kingdom
1868Robert Falcon Scott / Sailor / United Kingdom
1959David Schultz / Wrestler / United States of America
1952Yukihiro Takahashi / Drummer / Japan
1903Bakht Singh / Teacher / India
1992Hyuna / Singer / South Korea
1553Bernardino Baldi / Author / Italy
1955Lee Smolin / Physicist / United States of America
1983Michael Krohn-Dehli / Footballer / Denmark
1965Cam Neely / Actor / Canada
1962Grant Fox / Rugby Player / New Zealand
1884Jock Hutchison / Golfer / United States of America
1915Vincent Persichetti / Composer / United States of America
1908Giovanni Bracco / Racing Car Driver / Italy
1949Ioannis Matzourakis / Footballer / Greece
1985Nikolay Varbanov / Basketball Player / Bulgaria
1941Alexander Cockburn / Author / United States of America
1901Jan Struther / Author / United Kingdom
1989Darcy Lussick / Rugby Player / Australia
1916Hamani Diori / Politician / Nigeria
1829Honinbo Shusaku / Go Player / Japan
1932David Scott / Engineer / United States of America

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