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 This day in History - June 22
385 Historic Events for June 22
1934

Arthur Miller, legal reporter

Birth
1935

V V Kumar, cricketer (useful Madras leggie who only played 2 Tests)

Birth
1936

Virgin Islands receives a constitution from US (Organic Act)

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1936

Kris Kristofferson, Brownsville TX, singer/actor (Amerika, Millenium)

Birth
1936

Verne Allison, singer (Dells-Open Up My Heart)

Birth
1936

Harry Froboess dives 110 m from airship into Bodensee and survives

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1937

Joe Louis KOs James J Braddock in 18 for heavyweight boxing title

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1937

Jean-Joseph Rab‚arivelo, Hungarian poet, commits suicide at 36

Death
1938

Joe Louis KOs Max Schmeling at 2:04 of 1st round at Yankee Stadium

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1938

Andrew Brown, film Producer

Birth
1939

Future Queen Elizabeth of England meets future husband Philip

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1940

SS rounds up 31 German/Polish/Dutch Jews in Roermond Neth

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1940

Abbas Kiarostami, author/director (Under the Olive Trees, Close Up)

Birth
1940

France falls to Nazi Germany; armistice signed, France disarms

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1940

M A Noble, cricketer (giant of NSW/Australian cricket), dies

Death
1940

Vladimir K”ppen, Russ/German/Aust meteorologist, dies at 93

Death
1941

Ed Bradley, Phila, CBS news correspondent (60 Minutes)

Birth
1941

Michael Lerner, Brooklyn NY, actor (8 Men Out, Harlem Nights)

Birth
1941

President Roosevelt signs "GI Bill of Rights"

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1941

Michael Gerasimov opens grave of Tamerlan "Lenk"

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1941

Germany, Italy and Romania declares war on Soviet Union during WW II

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1941

Germany attacks the Soviet Union and occupies the Baltic states

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1941

Finland invades Karelia

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1941

Estonians starts armed resistance against Soviet occupation

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1942

Japanese submarine in mouth of Columbia River, Oregon

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