Dates with Destiny - June

Special Historical Events are in Order below by Month, Day, Year.
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June Day Year Special Historic Events
1
1792/1796
Kenticky & Tennessee Admitted to the Union
2
1862
General Robert E.Lee Made Commander of Cont. Army of N. Virginia
3
1808
Birth of Jefferson Davis - Statesman
4
1944
Rome Liberated by Allied Army Under Gen. Clark
5
1942
U.S. Declared War on Rimania, Hungary and Bulgaria
6
1944
"D" Day Invasion of Western France
7
1862
Treaty with England to Surpress Slave Trade
8
1872
Free Delivery of Mail by Carrier Instituted
9
1845
Birth of John Howard Payne Author of "Home Sweet Home"
10
1942
Japan Stffered Defeat by U.S. at Midway Island
11
1776
Committee Named to Draft Declaration of Independence
12
1665
New York City Incorporated
13
1778
France Opposed England and Aided American Colonies
14
1777
Flag Day- Stares & Stripes Flag Adopted
15
1916
Boy Scouts Incorporated
16
1845
Texas Annexed to rhe United States
17
1775
Battlr of Bunker Hill
18
1846
Treaty Settling Northwestern Boundary
19
1885
Statue of Liberty  - Gift from France
20
1782
Congress Adopted Great Seal of U. S.
21
Annual
Summer Brgins
22
1870
Congress Provided fro Department of Justice
23
1683
William Penn Signed Treaty with the Indians
24
1497
Hohn & Sebastian Cobot Sighted Land - Labrador
25
1876
Custer Massacre at Little Big Horn River- Montana
26
1959
Dedication of St. Lawrence Seaway
27
1950
U.E. Troops Ordered to Korea
28
1776
Declatation of Independence Subbmitted to Congress
29
1927
Maitland-Hegenberg Non-Stop Flight California to Hawaii
30
1947
First Commercial Round-World Flight