June 16

Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened throughout history on June 16. From 1900 until now. June 16 is under the sign of Gemini. Famous birthdays on this day include Tupac Shakur (rapper) (1971), Emmanuel Moire (1979) and Jean d'Ormesson (1925). Several movies were released around June 16 over the years, such as The Gold Rush in 1925 directed by Charles Chaplin and Inherit the Wind in 1960 directed by Stanley Kramer.
But much more happened on June 16 over the years: find out below

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Which were the most popular Movies released around June 16 over the years?
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The Gold Rush

The Gold Rush

Release year: 1925

Directed by: Charles Chaplin

Starring: Charles Chaplin, Mack Swain, Tom Murray, Henry Bergman

Country: United States of America

Inherit the Wind

Inherit the Wind

Release year: 1960

Directed by: Stanley Kramer

Starring: Spencer Tracy, Fredric March, Gene Kelly, Dick York

Country: United States of America

Kelly's Heroes

Kelly's Heroes

Release year: 1970

Directed by: Brian G. Hutton

Starring: Clint Eastwood, Telly Savalas, Don Rickles, Carroll O'Connor

Country: United States of America

Murder, He Says

Murder, He Says

Release year: 1945

Directed by: George Marshall

Starring: Fred MacMurray, Helen Walker, Marjorie Main, Jean Heather

Ghayal

Ghayal

Release year: 1990

Directed by: Rajkumar Santoshi

Starring: Sunny Deol, Meenakshi Sheshadri, Amrish Puri, Moushumi Chatterjee

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Historical Events

Which were the important events of June 16?


Holidays

  • South Africa - Youth Day.
  • Roman Catholic Church - Feast of Saint John Regis, patron of medical social workers.
  • Bloomsday, in honour of Leopold Bloom, the hero of James Joyce's Ulysses set on 16 June, 1904.
  • 16 June Movement

Events

  • 2019 Syrian Civil War, Northwestern Syria offensive (April 2019–present): The Syrian Army and the Turkish Land Forces exchange heavy fire in the northern Idlib Governorate, in what Turkish officials described as a deliberate mortar attack on one of their observation posts in Murak that wounded three Turkish troops. (Al Jazeera) (Daily Sabah)At least 12 people are killed after jihadists shelled a village in Aleppo Governorate with mortars. (Business standards)
  • 2018 Yemeni Civil War (2015–present): Battle of Al Hudaydah: Saudi Arabian-led coalition troops seize control of Hodeida International Airport in Al Hudaydah after driving out Houthi forces. Around 280 people have been reportedly killed in the last four days inside the Yemeni port city. (Sky News)
  • 2017 June 2017 Jerusalem attack: In two simultaneous attacks near the Damascus Gate in Jerusalem, an Israeli policewoman is fatally stabbed; the three Palestinian assailants are shot dead. ISIL claims were questioned by Israeli authorities. As well, the PFLP and Hamas claim it was their members who did it. (Reuters)
  • 2016 Libyan Civil War (2014–present): A suicide bombing kills at least 10 security force members in the village of Abu Qurayn, west of Sirte. (Al Jazeera)
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Citizens by Simon Schama

Citizens

Year: 1989

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Instead of the dying Old Regime, Schama presents an ebullient country, vital and inventive, infatuated with novelty and technology--a strikingly fresh view of Louis XVI's France.

The View From The Fortieth Floor by Theodore H. White

The View From The Fortieth Floor

Year: 1960

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An empire totters - on its survival hung the careers of thousands of frightened employees, the savings of small stockholders. On its death rested the cold ambitions of the shrewd

From Here To Eternity by James Jones

From Here To Eternity

Year: 1951

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Diamond Head, Hawaii, 1941. Pvt. Robert E. Lee Prewitt is a champion welterweight and a fine bugler. But when he refuses to join the company's boxing team, he gets "the treatment" that may

The Heart Of The Dragon by Alasdair Clayre

The Heart Of The Dragon

Year: 1985

By:

HEART OF THE DRAGON

The Stories Of John Cheever by John Cheever

The Stories Of John Cheever

Year: 1979

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NATIONAL BESTSELLERWinner of the Pulitzer PrizeWhen The Stories of John Cheever was originally published, it became an immediate national bestseller and won the Pulitzer Prize. In

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