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Those of you who were born on June 22 share the Cancer zodiac sign.
The US announced the country’s number one enemy on this day meanwhile there were other incredible events in music and literature to name just a few.
Did you know that on this day in 1955, Disney’s classic movie “Lady and the Tramp” was released in theaters in the US? It was the first animated feature filmed in CinemaScope widescreen.
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nd in history! What Happened On June 22 In History?
The state of Florida banned thong bikinis at some state parks.
Thankfully for enthusiasts this only included around 4% of Floridian coastlines.
Mark David Chapman pleaded guilty for the murder of John Lennon in New York.
Disney’s “The Rescuers” was released.
The animation went on to be Disney's first movie to get a sequel "The Rescuers Down Under".
Stevie Wonder released his first single “Fingertips” at age 13.
Disney’s classic movie “Lady and the Tramp” was released in theaters in the US.
The United States Congress formally recognized the Pledge of Allegiance and added it to the federal Flag Code.
The US Flag Code describes the appropriate ways to handle and carry the flag. It also has various sections which discuss other patriotic themes, such as the Pledge of Allegiance.
The first Dairy Queen restaurant opened in Joliet, Illinois, US.
American gangster, John Dillinger died from gunshot wounds at age 31.
Dillinger was responsible for the robbery of 24 banks and 4 police stations, amongst many other crimes he committed.
The royal coronation of King George V and Queen Mary took place in the UK.
English navigator Henry Hudson, his teenage son and seven supporters set adrift aboard a tiny boat on the Hudson Bay.
None of them were ever seen again.