Momentous events in history: June 7, 2018

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On this day, June 7 – the most interesting thing that has happened in Ukraine and the world!

Holidays:

Denmark – birthday of Prince Joachim.

Spain – The Republic Day.

Kyrgyzstan – Day financial and economic workers.

Malta – Day martyrs.

Norway – independence Day.

Peru – flag Day.

The third finding of the head of forerunner and Baptist John.

Story:

1628 English king Charles I approved “Petition of rights”.

1632 Indian power of the Mughals laid the Taj Mahal.

1960 in Saudi Arabia, women are allowed to get an education.

1981 Israeli air force bombed Iraqi nuclear reactor in Osirak and completely destroyed it.

1989 disaster DC-8 near Paramaribo. Killed 176 people — the largest crash in the history of Suriname.

Born on this day:

1848 Paul Gauguin, French painter-impressionist.

1893 Gillis Grafstrom, Swedish figure skater, the triple Olympic champion .

1917 Dean Martin, American singer and actor.

1981 Anna Kournikova, tennis player and model.

1981 Larisa Oleynik, American actress of Ukrainian origin.

1986 Natalia Ionova, Russian pop singer, better known as Gluk’oza.

1988 Ekaterina Makarova, Russian tennis player, Olympic champion.

1990 Iggy Azalea, Australian hip-hop performer.

Died:

1938 Nikolay Voronoy, a Ukrainian writer, translator, poet, Director, actor.

1964 Mikhail Zhuk, Ukrainian painter, graphic artist, teacher and writer.

1954 Alan Mathison Turing, an English mathematician, logician, cryptographer, inventor of the Turing machine.

1970 E. M. Forster, English novelist.

2008 Dino Risi, Italian film Director, one of the leading Comedy of Italy.

2015 Christopher Lee, English actor and singer.

Birthday:

Victoria, Elena, Ivan, Fyodor.