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28 June

683 – Rome – Pope Leo II died. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pope_Leo_II

767 – Rome – Pope Paul I died. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pope_Paul_I

1461 – England – Coronation of Edward IV. http://www.britroyals.com/kings.asp?id=edward4

1519 – Holy Roman Emperor – Charles V became Holy Roman Emperor. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_V,_Holy_Roman_Emperor

1635 – Guadeloupe – Became a French colony.

1651 – Ukraine – Battle of Berestechko began (Khmelsytsky Uprising). https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Berestechko

1776 – America – Battle of Sullivan’s Island (American Revolutionary War). https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Battle_of_Sullivan%27s_Island

1778 – America – Battle of Monmouth Courthouse (American Revolutionary War). http://www.britishbattles.com/battle-monmouth.htm

1826 – Greece – Battle of Vergas (Ottoman-Egyptian Invasion of Mani). https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ottoman–Egyptian_invasion_of_Mani#Battle_of_Vergas


1838 – UK – Coronation of Victoria. http://youtu.be/wnHj4xSTM00 http://www.royal.gov.uk/The%20Royal%20Collection%20and%20other%20collections/TheRoyalArchives/QueenVictoriaeducationproject/QueenVictoriasCoronation1838.aspx

1859 – UK – First Conformation (Breed) Dog Show held at Newcastle upon Tyne. http://www.thekennelclub.org.uk/our-resources/about-the-kennel-club/history-of-the-kennel-club/

1865 – USA – Army of the Potomac disbanded (American Civil War). http://www.legendsofamerica.com/we-soldierlist-a.html

1866 – UK – Edward Smith-Stanley, 14th Earl of Derby became Prime Minister (Conservative). https://www.gov.uk/government/history/past-prime-ministers/edward-smith-stanley-14th-earl-of-derby


1880 – Australia – Ned Kelly captured. https://youtu.be/2HzHOpJf6hM WARNING!  Video contains scenes some viewers may find distressing http://adb.anu.edu.au/biography/kelly-edward-ned-3933 http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/oct/09/ned-kelly-letter-full-text

1894 – USA – Labour Day became an official holiday. http://www.dol.gov/laborday/history.htm

1896 – USA – Explosion and cave-in at Twin Shaft Mine, Pittson City, Pennsylvania, 58 killed. http://www.gendisasters.com/data1/pa/mines/pittston-minecavein1896.htm

1904 – Atlanic Ocean – SS Norge sank, 500+ killed. http://www.wrecksite.eu/wreck.aspx?16077

1919 – France – Treaty of Versailles signed in Paris. http://www.firstworldwar.com/source/versailles.htm


1922 – Ireland – Irish Civil War began with Battle of the Four Courts, Dublin. https://youtu.be/dESdIwvJy78 WARNING!  Video contains scenes some viewers may find distressing https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Irish_Civil_War

1941 – Germany – RAF bombers attacked Ruhr & Rhineland industrial areas (WWII). http://ww2db.com/battle_spec.php?battle_id=55/Bombing-of-Hamburg-Dresden-and-Other-Cities-World-War-II-Database

1942 – USSR – Case Blue began (WWII). https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Case_Blue https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Braunschweig

1943 – Germany – RAF bombers attacked Köln (WWII). http://ww2db.com/battle_spec.php?battle_id=55/Bombing-of-Hamburg-Dresden-and-Other-Cities-World-War-II-Database

1944 – Myanmar – USAAF plane missing, 7 killed (WWII). http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19440628-0

1944 – India – USAAF plane crashed near Bombay-Santacruz Airport, 6 killed (WWII). http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19440628-1

1944 – USA – USAAF plane crashed near Monroe-Selman Firld, LA, 5 killed (WWII). http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19440628-3

1950 – South Korea – Seoul captured by North Korean troops (Korean War).

1950 – South Korea – Seoul National University Hospital Massacre, 700+ killed (Korean War). https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Seoul_National_University_Hospital_massacre

1952 – USA – American Airlines Flight 910 collided with private plane at Dallas Love Field, 2 killed. http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=19520628-0

1966 – USA – Earthquake measuring 6.1Mw, epicentre in Parkfield, California. http://earthquake.usgs.gov/research/parkfield/1966.php


1969- USA – Stonewall Riots. https://youtu.be/jrgtyIAv2bY  WARNING!  Video contains scenes some viewers may find distressing https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stonewall_riots

1981 – Iran – Hafte Tir Bombing, 73 killed. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hafte_Tir_bombing


1983 – USA – Partial collapse of Mianus River Bridge, Connecticut, 3 killed. https://youtu.be/UenU6EzHbTw WARNING!  Video contains scenes some viewers may find distressing  https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mianus_River_Bridge

1987 – Iran – Chemical bombardment on Sardasht bu Iraqi planes. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-23902535

1992 – USA – Earthquake measuring 7.3Mw, epicentre in Landers, California, 3 killed. http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/hazardimages/event/show/17

1994 – Japan – Sarin gas released in Matsumoto by the Aum Shinrikyo cult, 19 killed. http://www.opcw.org/news/article/the-sarin-gas-attack-in-japan-and-the-related-forensic-investigation/

2002 – China – Earthquake measuring 7.3Mw, epicentre in Jilin-Heilongjiang.

2006 – Montenegro – Joined the United Nations. http://www.un.org/en/members/

2007 – Angola – TAAG Angola Airlines plane crashed at M’banza-Congo Airport, 6 killed. http://aviation-safety.net/database/record.php?id=20070628-0