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Thursday 7 June 2018 Calendar with holidays, observances and special days

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Holidays and observances

  • Anniversary of the Memorandum of the Slovak Nation (Slovakia)
  • Birthday of Prince Joachim (Denmark)
  • Chocolate Ice Cream Day
  • Flag Day (Peru)
  • Journalist Day in Argentina is celebrated om June 7 to commemorate the first issue of the Gazeta de Buenos Ayres
  • Union Dissolution Day (Norway. The Union Dissolution Day, observed in Norway on 7 June (though not a public holiday), is marked in remembrance of the Norwegian parliament's 1905 declaration of dissolution of the union with Sweden, a personal union which had existed since 1814)

Events

  • 1971 – The United States Supreme Court overturns the conviction of Paul Cohen for disturbing the peace, setting the precedent that vulgar writing is protected under the First Amendment to the United States Constitution.
  • 1965 – The Supreme Court of the United States hands down its decision in Griswold v. Connecticut, prohibiting the states from criminalizing the use of contraception by married couples.
  • 1942 – World War II: Aleutian Islands Campaign: Imperial Japanese soldiers begin occupying the American islands of Attu and Kiska, in the Aleutian Islands off Alaska.
  • 1942 – World War II: The Battle of Midway ends in American victory.
  • 1938 – The Douglas DC-4E makes its first test flight.
  • 1899 – American Temperance crusader Carrie Nation begins her campaign of vandalizing alcohol-serving establishments by destroying the inventory in a saloon in Kiowa, Kansas.
  • 1866 – One thousand eight hundred Fenian raiders are repelled back to the United States after looting and plundering the Saint-Armand and Frelighsburg areas of Quebec.
  • 1862 – The United States and the United Kingdom agree in the Lyons–Seward Treaty to suppress the African slave trade.
  • 1810 – The newspaper Gazeta de Buenos Ayres is first published in Argentina.
  • 1776 – Richard Henry Lee presents the "Lee Resolution" to the Continental Congress. The motion is seconded by John Adams and will lead to the United States Declaration of Independence.
  • 1099 – First Crusade: The Siege of Jerusalem begins.

Births

  • 1992 – Sara Niemietz, American singer-songwriter and actress
  • 1991 – Fetty Wap, American rapper
  • 1990 – Allison Schmitt, American swimmer
  • 1986 – Keegan Bradley, American golfer
  • 1981 – Larisa Oleynik, American actress
  • 1980 – Ed Moses, American swimmer
  • 1978 – Bill Hader, American actor, comedian, and screenwriter
  • 1978 – Mini Andén, Swedish-American model, actress, and producer
  • 1976 – Necro, American rapper, producer, and director
  • 1975 – Allen Iverson, American basketball player
  • 1971 – Alex Mooney, American lawyer and politician
  • 1970 – Mike Modano, American ice hockey player
  • 1967 – Dave Navarro, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and producer
  • 1966 – Eric Kretz, American drummer, songwriter, and producer
  • 1966 – Tom McCarthy, American director, screenwriter and actor
  • 1965 – Mick Foley, American wrestler, actor, and author
  • 1963 – Gordon Gano, American musician, vocalist of the Violent Femmes
  • 1961 – Dave Catching, American guitarist, songwriter, and producer
  • 1960 – Bill Prady, American screenwriter and producer
  • 1959 – Mike Pence, 48th Vice President of the United States
  • 1958 – Prince, American singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, producer, and actor (d. 2016)
  • 1956 – L.A. Reid, American songwriter and producer, co-founded LaFace Records
  • 1955 – Tim Richmond, American race car driver (d. 1989)
  • 1955 – William Forsythe, American actor and producer
  • 1954 – Louise Erdrich, American novelist and poet
  • 1952 – Liam Neeson, Irish-American actor
  • 1952 – Orhan Pamuk, Turkish-American novelist, screenwriter, and academic, Nobel Prize laureate
  • 1948 – Jim Walton, American businessman
  • 1947 – Don Money, American baseball player and coach
  • 1947 – Thurman Munson, American baseball player (d. 1979)
  • 1944 – Clarence White, American guitarist and singer (The Byrds) (d. 1973)
  • 1935 – Harry Crews, American novelist, playwright, short story writer, and essayist (d. 2012)
  • 1929 – Ernie Roth, American wrestling manager (d. 1983)
  • 1928 – James Ivory, American director, producer, and screenwriter
  • 1927 – Paul Salamunovich, American conductor and educator (d. 2014)
  • 1917 – Dean Martin, American singer, actor, and producer (d. 1995)
  • 1917 – Gwendolyn Brooks, American poet (d. 2000)
  • 1911 – Brooks Stevens, American engineer and designer, designed the Wienermobile (d. 1995)
  • 1910 – Arthur Gardner, American actor and producer (d. 2014)
  • 1910 – Bradford Washburn, American mountaineer, photographer, and cartographer (d. 2007)
  • 1910 – Marion Post Wolcott, American photographer (d. 1990)
  • 1910 – Mike Sebastian, American football player and coach (d. 1989)
  • 1909 – Jessica Tandy, English-American actress (d. 1994)
  • 1909 – Peter W. Rodino, American captain, lawyer, and politician (d. 2005)
  • 1909 – Virginia Apgar, American anesthesiologist and pediatrician, developed the Apgar test (d. 1974)
  • 1906 – Glen Gray, American saxophonist and bandleader (d. 1963)
  • 1905 – James J. Braddock, American lieutenant and boxer (d. 1974)
  • 1902 – Herman B. Wells, American banker, author, and academic (d. 2000)
  • 1897 – George Szell, Hungarian-American conductor and composer (d. 1970)
  • 1896 – Douglas Campbell, American lieutenant and pilot (d. 1990)
  • 1896 – Robert S. Mulliken, American physicist and chemist, Nobel Prize laureate (d. 1986)
  • 1894 – Alexander P. de Seversky, Georgian-American pilot and engineer, co-designed the Republic P-47 Thunderbolt (d. 1974)
  • 1888 – Clarence DeMar, American runner and educator (d. 1958)
  • 1886 – Henri Coandă, Romanian engineer, designed the Coandă-1910 (d. 1972)
  • 1883 – Sylvanus Morley, American archaeologist and scholar (d. 1948)
  • 1877 – Roelof Klein, Dutch-American rower and engineer (d. 1960)
  • 1863 – Bones Ely, American baseball player and manager (d. 1952)

Deaths

  • 2012 – Bob Welch, American singer-songwriter and guitarist (b. 1945)
  • 2011 – Paul Dickson, American football player and coach (b. 1937)
  • 2008 – Jim McKay, American journalist and sportscaster (b. 1921)
  • 2002 – Signe Hasso, Swedish-American actress (b. 1915)
  • 1996 – Max Factor, Jr., American businessman (b. 1904)
  • 1992 – Bill France Sr., American race car driver and businessman, co-founded NASCAR (b. 1909)
  • 1980 – Henry Miller, American novelist and essayist (b. 1891)
  • 1980 – Philip Guston, Canadian-American painter and educator (b. 1913)
  • 1979 – Asa Earl Carter, American Ku Klux Klan leader (b. 1925)
  • 1978 – Charles Moran, American race car driver (b. 1906)
  • 1968 – Dan Duryea, American actor and singer (b. 1907)
  • 1967 – Dorothy Parker, American poet, short story writer, critic, and satirist (b. 1893)
  • 1965 – Judy Holliday, American actress and singer (b. 1921)
  • 1963 – ZaSu Pitts, American actress (b. 1894)
  • 1937 – Jean Harlow, American actress and singer (b. 1911)
  • 1915 – Charles Reed Bishop, American banker and politician, founded the First Hawaiian Bank (b. 1822)
  • 1866 – Chief Seattle, American tribal chief (b. 1780)
  • 1863 – Antonio Valero de Bernabé, Latin American liberator (b. 1790)
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