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 Computing-Tabulating-Recording CoComputing-Tabulating-Recording Co by The Ovi Team
June 15th 1911; the Computing-Tabulating-Recording Co. was incorporated in the state of New York. The company was later renamed International Business Machines (IBM) Corp. In 1911, financier Charles R. Flint directed the merger of the International Time R
 
 Univac IUnivac I by The Ovi Team
June 14th 1951; Univac I was unveiled. It was a computer designed for the U.S. Census Bureau and billed as the world's first commercial computer. UNIVAC was, effectively, an updated version of ENIAC.
 
 Yeltsin wins first Russian electionsYeltsin wins first Russian elections by The Ovi Team
June 13th 1991; Yeltsin wins first Russian elections. Boris Yeltsin is celebrating victory as Russia's first popularly-elected president. The 60-year-old reformer and leader of the group Democratic Russia has inflicted a heavy defeat on the Communist Par
 
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 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.
 
 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.
 
 D-DayD-Day by The Ovi Team
June 6th 1944; Although the term D-Day is used routinely as military lingo for the day an operation or event will take place, for many it is also synonymous with June 6, 1944, the day the Allied powers crossed the English Channel...
 
 The day James Meredith shotThe day James Meredith shot by The Ovi Team
June 6th James Meredith, the first black man to brave the colour bar at the University of Mississippi, has been shot and wounded after entering Mississippi on a civil rights march.
 
 De-StalinizationDe-Stalinization by The Ovi Team
June 5th 1956; Premier Nikita Khrushchev denounced Josef Stalin to the Soviet Communist Party Congress and starts the de-Stalinization.
 
 Tiananmen Square massacreTiananmen Square massacre by The Ovi Team
June 4th 1989; Chinese troops storm through Tiananmen Square in the center of Beijing, killing and arresting thousands of pro-democracy protesters. The brutal Chinese government assault on the protesters...
 
 Dunkirk rescueDunkirk rescue by The Ovi Team
June 4th 1940; the British completed the evacuation of 300,000 troops at Dunkirk, France. The Prime Minister, Winston Churchill, has described the "miracle of deliverance" from Dunkirk and warned of an impending invasion.
 
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