On This Day🌄 June5

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Whit Monday (Christianity, 2017)

Queen's Official Birthday in New Zealand (2017)

Western Australia Day (2017)

1832 – The June Rebellion, an anti-monarchist uprising of students, broke out in Paris.

1862 – Vietnamese guerrilla leader Trương Định decided to defy Emperor Tự Đức and the Treaty of Saigon, choosing to fight on against the Europeans.

1956 – American singer Elvis Presley performed "Hound Dog" on The Milton Berle Show, an appearance that generated many letters of protest.

1963 – The arrest of Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini for publicly denouncing Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi sparked protests in Iran.