TODAY June 26 – Sunni’s History Notes

Holidays and observances Chocolate Pudding Day Beautician’s Day Canoe Day Army and Navy Day (Azerbaijan) Flag Day (Romania) Independence Day, celebrates the independence of Madagascar from France in 1960 International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking (International) International Day in Support of Victims of Torture (International) Sunthorn Phu Day… Continue reading

TODAY June 25 – Sunni’s History Notes

Holidays and observances Color TV Day National Strawberry Parfait Day Arbor Day (Philippines) Presentation of the Augsburg Confession (Lutheran) Philipp Melanchthon (Lutheran) Independence Day (Mozambique) National Catfish Day (United States) Statehood Day (Croatia) Statehood Day (Slovenia) Statehood Day (Virginia)   253 – St. Lucius I begins his reign as Catholic… Continue reading

TODAY June 24 – Sunni’s History Notes

Holidays and observances Bannockburn Day (Scotland) Battle of Carabobo Day (Venezuela) Day of the Caboclo (Amazonas State, Brazil) Discovery Day, observed on the nearest Monday (Newfoundland and Labrador) Earliest day on which Mother’s Day can fall, while June 30 is the latest; celebrated on the last Sunday in June. (Kenya)… Continue reading

TODAY June 23 – Sunni’s History Notes

Holidays and observances   Typewriter Day Let It Go Day Pink Day Father’s Day (Nicaragua, Poland, Uganda) Grand Duke’s Official Birthday (Luxembourg) National Day of Remembrance for Victims of Terrorism (Canada) St John’s Eve and the first day of the Midsummer celebrations [although this is not the real summer solstice;… Continue reading

TODAY June 22 – Sunni’s History Notes

Holidays and observances Onion Rings Day Chocolate Éclair Day Anti-Fascist Struggle Day (Croatia) Day of Remembrance of the Victims of the Great Patriotic War (Belarus) Teachers’ Day (El Salvador)   217 BC – Battle of Raphia: Ptolemy IV Philopator of Egypt defeats Antiochus III the Great of the Seleucid kingdom.… Continue reading