Learn the most interesting events and historical facts that happened throughout history on June 26. From 1900 until now.
June 26 is under the sign of Cancer.
Famous birthdays on this day include Ariana Grande (1993), Benoît Hamon (1967) and Garou (singer) (1972).
Several movies were released around June 26 over the years, such as Terminator 2: Judgment Day in 1991 directed by James Cameron and Strangers on a Train in 1951 directed by Alfred Hitchcock.
But much more happened on June 26 over the years: find out below
Which were the most popular Movies released around June 26 over the years?
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Which were the important events of June 26?
- 2019 In Pakistan three suicide bombers attempted to storm a police housing complex in the southern Balochistan province. One of them was killed by guards, while the two others entered and blew themselves up, killing a senior constable and wounding five others. The Pakistani Taliban has claimed responsibility (Reuters)
- 2018 Syrian Civil War: Eastern Daraa offensive (June 2018): Syrian Army troops and Liwa al-Quds militiamen seize control of the strategic town of Busra al-Harir in the southern Daraa Governorate. Around 45,000 people have been displaced in the region due to recent fighting. (BBC)Syrian state media reports two Israeli missiles struck targets near Damascus International Airport overnight, including an Iranian cargo plane which had just landed. (Al Jazeera)
- 2017 Colombian peace process: The United Nations confirms that the FARC has completed its disarmament process, with former rebels due to make the transition to civilian life and the group to transform into a legal political party in the country. (Al Jazeera)
- 2016 Iraqi Civil War (2014–2017): Battle of Fallujah (2016): The head of the counter terrorism forces which partook in the offensive says that the city of Fallujah has been "fully liberated". (AP)
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Which were the top hits in that special week of June 26 over the years?
Top #1 songs in the USA
- 2017 Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee Featuring Justin Bieber - Despacito
- 2016 Drake Featuring WizKid & Kyla - One Dance
- 2015 Wiz Khalifa Featuring Charlie Puth - See You Again
- 2014 Iggy Azalea Featuring Charli XCX - Fancy
- 2013 Robin Thicke - Blurred Lines
- 2012 Carly Rae Jepsen - Call Me Maybe
- 2011 Adele - Rolling In The Deep
- 2010 Katy Perry - California Gurls
- 2009 The Black Eyed Peas - Boom Boom Pow
- 2008 Lil Wayne - Lollipop
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Top #1 Rock songs
Which were the most popular books released around June 26 over the years?
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