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Importance of 12th June in History

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1994
Nicole Brown Simpson and Ronald Goldman were murdered outside her home in Los Angeles, California - for which O.J. Simpson was found liable in a civil suit.
United States
1982
Death of Marie Rambert, Polish-born British ballet dancer and teacher who founded Ballet Rambert
Great Britain
1979
The first human-powered flight across the English Channel was made by American pilot and cyclist Bryan Allen in the Gossamer Albatross
United States
1978
American serial killer David Berkowitz was given six life sentences for the ‘Son of Sam’ killings in New York.
United States
1964
Nelson Mandela sentenced to life imprisonment.
1964
Nelson Mandela sentenced to life imprisonment.
South Africa
1942
Anne Frank was given a diary as a 13th birthday present.
Netherlands
1934
Bulgaria banned all political parties
Bulgaria
1929
Birth of Anne Frank, German-born Dutch Jewish diarist, Holocaust victim
Netherlands
1819
Birth of Charles Kingsley, English priest and writer.
Great Britain
1759
Death of William Collins, important 18th century English poet, noted for his lyrical odes
Great Britain
1758
James Wolfe's attack on Fort Louisbourg commences the Siege of Louisbourg, a pivotal event in the British capture of French Canada.
Canada
1701
The Act of Settlement
Great Britain
1381
The Peasants Revolt. The rebels arrive at Blackheath under their leader Wat Tyler, and despite efforts to persuade them to return to their homes they continued their march to London.
Great Britain
0816
Death of Pope Leo III
Italy
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