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 SkylabSkylab by The Ovi Team
June 22nd 1973; Skylab astronauts splashed down safely in the Pacific after a record 28 days in space. Skylab was the first US space station and the world's first big space station. It was launched on May 14th, 1973 by a Saturn V Rocket. Skylab Space Sta
 
 Georgia BroadwickGeorgia Broadwick by The Ovi Team
April 21st 1913; Georgia Broadwick became the first woman to jump from an airplane. Georgia Broadwick was nicknamed Tiny because she weighted 85 pounds and was only four feet tall. Tiny made her first jump in 1908 at age 15. "I was never afraid. I'd go
 
 Civil rights workers disappearCivil rights workers disappear by The Ovi Team
June 21st 1964. In Neshoba County in central Mississippi, three civil rights field workers disappear after investigating the burning of an African American church by the Ku Klux Klan. Michael Schwerner and Andrew Goodman, both white New Yorkers, had trave
 
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 The Civil Rights ActThe Civil Rights Act by The Ovi Team
June 19th 1964; the Civil Rights Act of 1964 was approved after surviving an 83-day filibuster in the U.S. Senate. The Civil Rights Act of 1964 was born in the presidency of John F Kennedy who was elected president in 1960. His support of civil rights is
 
 Napoleon defeated at WaterlooNapoleon defeated at Waterloo by The Ovi Team
June 18th 1815; At Waterloo in Belgium, Napoleon Bonaparte suffers defeat at the hands of the Duke of Wellington, bringing an end to the Napoleonic era of European history.
 
 Charles 'Lucky' LucianoCharles 'Lucky' Luciano by The Ovi Team
June 17th 1936; Charles 'Lucky' Luciano was found guilty on 62 counts of compulsory prostitution. Charles "Lucky" Luciano was one of the most famous gangsters in the U.S. during most of the 20th century, credited with turning syndicated cri
 
 1976 Soweto protest 1976 Soweto protest by The Ovi Team
June 16th 1976; Soweto protest turns violent. At least 12 people are reported to have been killed in a series of violent clashes between black demonstrators and police in several South African townships. Angry youths threw stones and beer bottles at polic
 
 Magna CartaMagna Carta by The Ovi Team
June 15th, 1215. Following a revolt by the English nobility against his rule, King John puts his royal seal on the Magna Carta, or "Great Charter." The document, essentially a peace treaty between John and his barons, guaranteed that the king would resp
 
 Al Capone indicted for violating U.S. Prohibition laws Al Capone indicted for violating U.S. Prohibition laws by The Ovi Team
June 12th 1931; Al Capone and 68 of his henchmen were indicted for violating U.S. Prohibition laws. In May 1929, following his arrest in Philadelphia on a concealed weapons charge, Capone was sentenced to a year in prison. With Capone behind bars, and the
 
 First Salem witch hangingFirst Salem witch hanging by The Ovi Team
June 10th 1692; In Salem Village in the Massachusetts Bay Colony, Bridget Bishop, the first colonist to be tried in the Salem witch trials, is hanged after being found guilty of the practice of witchcraft.
 
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