What happend on 22.06 in history

2003
The largest hailstone ever recorded falls from a thunderstorm in Aurora, Nebraska, USA.
2003
Bill Clinton releases his memoirs, entitled My Life
2002
An earthquake in western Iran measuring 6.5 on the Richter scale kills more than 261 people
1996
The Quake computer game is released.
1993
Dr. Charles Epstein of Tiburon, California, USA is injured by a mail bomb sent by the Unabomber.
1989
Dublin City University and University of Limerick are established in Ireland.
1986
Argentine footballer Diego Maradona scored both the Hand of God goal and the Goal of the Century against England during the FIFA World Cup in Mexico City.
1986
The All Jharkhand Students Union is founded, in order to fight for autonomy for tribal peoples in India.
1984
William Schnoebelen and his wife Sharon are "saved" by a tract from Chick Publications. There is some debate over the reliability of this, however.
1978
Charon, a satellite of the planet Pluto, is discovered.
1976
Canadian House of Commons abolishes capital punishment.
1963
Pope Paul VI elected by College of Cardinals.
1962
An Air France Boeing 707 jet crashes in bad weather in Guadeloupe, West Indies killing 113
1950
The longship replica Ormen Friske, en route from Birka to Rotterdam, broke apart in the North Sea because of improper construction. All 15 crew members drowned.
1944
Opening day of the Soviet Union's Operation Bagration against Army Group Centre
1941
Nazi Germany invades the Soviet Union in Operation Barbarossa, one of the most dramatic turning points of World War II.
1941
First Croatian anti-fascist armed unit (partisans) founded near Sisak, Croatia.
1941
The Lithuanian 1941 independence begins
1940
France forced to sign armistice with Nazi Germany.
1937
Camille Chautemps becomes Prime Minister of France
1911
George V is crowned King of the United Kingdom, succeeding his father, Edward VII.
1898
Spanish-American War: United States Marines land in Cuba.
1893
The Royal Navy battleship HMS Camperdown accidentally rams the British Mediterranean Fleet flagship HMS Victoria which sinks taking 358 crew with her, including the fleet's commander, Vice-Admiral Sir George Tryon.
1866
Battle of Custoza: an Austrian army defeats the Italian army during the Austro-Prussian War.
1825
British Parliament abolishes feudalism and the seigneurial system in British North America.
1633
The Holy Office in Rome forces Galileo Galilei to recant his scientific view that the Sun, not the Earth, is the center of the Universe.
1593
Battle of Sisak: Slovene
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