Momentous events in history: June 2, 2018


On this day, June 2 – the most interesting that has happened in Ukraine and the world!


Azerbaijan civil aviation Day.

Bulgaria – Hristo Botev Day (Day of remembrance of the fighters who died for freedom of the country in the fight against the Ottoman oppressors).

Italy – Republic Day.


1652 Khmelnytsky Uprising: Battle of batih.

1953 In Westminster Abbey, the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II.

1955 birthday of the Baikonur cosmodrome.

Born on this day:

1740 Marquis de Sade, French writer, aristocrat and philosopher.

1743 Alessandro Cagliostro, Italian mystic and adventurer.

1904 johnny Weissmuller, American swimmer, five-time Olympic champion and film actor.

1979 Morena, Baccarin, American actress.

1988 Sergio Aguero, Argentine footballer, Olympic champion.


1882 Giuseppe Garibaldi, Italian revolutionary, a national hero .

1988-Raj Kapoor ,Indian actor, Director, producer, writer.

1997 Nikolai Ozerov, Soviet tennis player, actor, sports commentator.

2012 Katherine Joosten, American actress, winner of two awards “Emmy”.


Alexander, Alexey, Ivan, Nikita, Timothy.