On This Day

What Happened on June 22, 2018

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events


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Comedian John Oliver is blocked on Chinese social media after parody of Chinese leader Xi Jinping

Comedian John Oliver
Comedian
John Oliver
Paramount Leader of China Xi Jinping
Paramount Leader of China
Xi Jinping
  • Eurozone countries agree debt relief deal for Greece, signalling end to the country's economic crisis
  • NHL Draft: Frolunda HC (SHL) defenceman Rasmus Dahlin first pick by Buffalo Sabres

Event of interestEvent of Interest

President Trump spokesperson Sarah Sanders is asked to leave Red Hen Restaurant in Lexington, Virginia over her support of Trump's policies, igniting debate

45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality Donald Trump
45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality
Donald Trump

Famous Deaths

  • Grigory Barenblatt, Russian mathematician, dies at 90
  • Vinnie Paul [Vincent Abbott], American heavy metal drummer (Pantera), dies of a heart condition at 54