On a June 18, but 1981, doctors in San Francisco (CaliforniaUnited States) formally recognize the AIDS epidemic.
1429.- The French led by Joan of Arc They defeat the English army at the Battle of Patay.
1815.- In the battle of waterloo (Belgium) British, Dutch and German troops defeat Napoleon Bonaparte and put an end to his imperialist aspirations.
LOOK: The European Union supports the “European dream” of Ukraine, where fighting against Russia intensifies in the east
1940.- The general De Gaulle constitutes the National Committee of Free France.
1946.- officially established the Republic of Italy. King Umberto II goes into exile in Portugal.
1953.- proclamation of the Arab Republic of Egypt and abdication of King Farouq.
1967.- Jimi Hendrix burns his guitar in full concert in Monterey (California).
1969.- Premiere in Los Angeles of the western “Wild Group” (“the wild bunch”).
1972.- 118 people die in a plane crash at London Airport Heathrow.
1979.- Carter (USA) and Brezhnev (USSR) sign the treaty “SALT II”which limits the manufacture of nuclear weapons.
– Microsoft releases programming language BASIC 8086.
1982.- Italian Roberto Calvi appears hanged in London “God’s banker”president of Banco Ambrosiano, controlled by the mafia.
1986.- Several prisoners accused of terrorism riot in the Frontón prison (Lima)in what is known as Matanza en los Penales in Peru.
2001.- Relieved of his position the regional coordinator of the official V Republic Movement (MVR)Argenis Chavez, brother of Hugo Chavez.
2005.-ETA announces the cessation of its “armed” actions against elected officials of political parties.
2007.- kidnapped and killed by the FARC eleven deputies In colombia.
2009.- pass away Hydrangea Bussiwidow of Chilean President Salvador Allende, aged 94.
2011.- Some 800 Brazilian policemen occupy the favela of hoseone of the most populous in Rio de Janeiro, to evict that neighborhood of drug traffickers.
2016.- An Egyptian court convicts the former president Mohamed Morsiof the Muslim Brotherhood, to life imprisonment.
2017.- The match of Macron (República En Marcha) obtains an absolute majority in the general elections.
– More than 60 dead in a grave forest fire in Portugal.
2018.- Audi chairman Rupert Stadler arrested for the “dieselgate”, illegal emissions from Volkswagen vehicles.
2019.- The German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, suffers in public a body tremor that triggers rumors about his health.
.- Facebook announces its Libra cryptocurrency to use in WhatsApp and Messenger.
2021.- ultraconservative cleric Ebrahim Raisielected president of Iran.
1873.- Eduardo ChicharroSpanish painter.
1901.- Grand Duchess Anastasiafourth daughter of the last Tsar of Russia.
1926.- Jesus de la SernaSpanish journalist.
1942.- Paul McCartney (“The Beatles)”, British singer and songwriter.
1943.- Raffaela CarráItalian presenter and singer.
1952.- Isabella RosselliniItalian actress.
– Jose Maria Bermudez de CastroSpanish paleontologist.
1989.- Renee OlsteadAmerican actress and singer.
1963.- Pedro ArmendarizMexican actor, sick with cancer, commits suicide.
2006.- Vincent Sherman, American film director.
2008.- Jean Delannoy, French filmmaker.
2010.- Jose Saramago, Portuguese writer, Nobel Prize for Literature.
2011.- Clarence Clemons, American saxophonist.
2018.- Kazuo Kashioco-founder of Cassio.
– XXXTentacionAmerican singer and rapper.
2021.- Giampiero Boniperti, Italian former soccer player
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