It was today…the 13th June 2000

13 JUNE 2000
Kim Jong Il greets South Korean President Kim Dae Jung
It was today, the 13th June 2000. North Korea and South Korea sign an agreement to work toward reuniting thousands of families who were separated by the Korean war..

12 JUNE 1991
Boris Yeltsin – 1st President of Russia

It was today, the 12th June 1991They were the first presidential elections in the country’s history and followed a referendum in March of that year

11 JUNE 1967
Wallace attempts to block integration
It was today, the 11 June 1963, Gov. George Wallace tried
to block the integration of the University of Alabama by standing in front of the schoolhouse door.
7 JUNE 1967
The Six Day War
It was today, between June 5th and 10th 1967. Israel believed that it was only a matter of time before Syria, Jordan and Egypt  co-ordinated a massive attack.
6 JUNE 1944
D-Day Invasion
It was today, the 6th of June 1944, Allied troops landed on the beaches of Normandy and turned the tides of World War II.
5 JUNE 1919
It happened in Tiananmen Square
It was today, the 5th of June 1989, hundreds of thousands of people flooded onto the streets of Beijing and into Tiananmen Square demanding democracy
4 JUNE 1919
Women’s suffrage 19th Amendment
It was today, the 4th June 1919, the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution granted American women the right to vote, a right known as women’s suffrage.