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Today in History- June 11

Following are some of the major events to have occurred on June 11: 1903 – King Alexander I and Queen Draga of Serbia were murdered in a coup. 1955 – Eighty people were killed when three cars crashed on the Le Mans racetrack in France and ploughed into the spectators’ [READ MORE]

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Today in History- June 1st

Following are some of the major events to have occurred on June 1st: 1932 – Franz von Papen became German Chancellor following the resignation of Heinrich Bruening on May 30. He was later instrumental in persuading President Paul von Hindenburg to appoint Adolf Hitler as Chancellor. 1958 – General Charles [READ MORE]