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Historical Events on June 7

  • First Crusade


    First Crusade: The Siege of Jerusalem begins.

  • Louis XIV of France


    Louis XIV is crowned King of France.

  • French Revolution


    French Revolution: Day of the Tiles: Civilians in Grenoble toss roof tiles and various objects down upon royal troops.

  • War of the Pacific


    War of the Pacific: The Battle of Arica, the assault and capture of Morro de Arica (Arica Cape), ends the Campaña del Desierto (Desert Campaign).

  • Second Sino-Japanese War


    Second Sino-Japanese War: The Chinese Nationalist government creates the 1938 Yellow River flood to halt Japanese forces. Five hundred to nine hundred thousand civilians are killed.

  • Battle of Midway


    World War II: The Battle of Midway ends in American victory.

  • Supreme Court of the United States


    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.

  • Six-Day War


    Six-Day War: Israeli soldiers enter Jerusalem.

  • United Nations


    The United Nations defines the Blue Line as the border between Israel and Lebanon.