On This Day

Historical Events on June 20 (Part 2)

  • 2020 Highest-ever temperature recorded in the Arctic circle, 38C (100F) in Verkhoyansk, Siberia
  • 2020 Three men stabbed to death, with three others injured, in a terrorist attack in a park in Reading, England
  • 2020 Historic dust cloud from the Sahara desert reaches the Caribbean, largest for half a century