Historical Events on June 16 (Part 2)

Events 201 - 212 of 212

  • 2012 30 people are killed and 15 injured after a bus falls into a gorge in Osmanabad, India
  • 2013 20 people are killed by a series of car bombings across Iraq
  • 2013 113rd US Golf Open: Justin Rose shoots a 281 at the Merion Golf Club, PA
  • 2013 "Despicable Me 2" directed by Pierre Coffin and Chris Renaud with voices by Steve Carrel and Kristen Wiig premieres at the Champs-Elysées Film Festival
  • 2015 69th NBA Championship: Golden State Warriors beat Cleveland Cavaliers, 4 games to 2
  • 2016 British MP (L) Jo Cox is shot and killed outside her constituency surgery in Birstall, West Yorkshire
  • 2016 Philadelphia is the first US state to pass a tax on sweetened drinks

Event of interestEvent of Interest

2017 US President Donald Trump reinstates Cuban travel and business restrictions after they were loosened by President Obama

45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality Donald Trump
45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality
Donald Trump
44th US President Barack Obama
44th US President
Barack Obama
  • 2017 Amazon announces it is buying Whole Foods for $13.7 billion
  • 2018 World Cup: Video Assistant Referee (VAR) technology is used for the first time, awarding France a penalty in 2-1 win over Australia in Kazan
  • 2018 Two suicide bombers attack Damboa in Borno state, Nigeria, killing at least 31 people

Music releaseAlbum Release

2018 Beyoncé and Jay-Z release their joint album "Everything is Love"

Singer Beyoncé Knowles
Singer
Beyoncé Knowles
Rapper & Record Producer Jay-Z
Rapper & Record Producer
Jay-Z