Posted by: ccclib | June 21, 2011

What do you know about June?

Oxford Online writes:

June 21 is World Music Day, with free concerts occurring across the world, notably the Fête de la Musique in Paris. If you’re searching for more information on music, Oxford Reference Online has loads of content in the Performing Arts section, including a new online-only edition of the.

 

 

June in history

D-Day, the Allied invasion of Normandy codenamed Overlord, took place June 6, 1944.

The battle of Waterloo, the last battle of the Napoleonic wars resulting in the defeat of Napoleon, was fought on June 18,1815.

The Globe theatre in London burned downduring a performance of Shakespeare’s Henry VIII on June 29, 1613.

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