This Day in History: According to the Gregorian calendar, June 16 is the 166st day of the year and the 167nd day of a leap year.
On this day let’s see some important events and anniversaries. We have compiled a list of some monumental events that happened all around the world on 16 June as well as the birthdays of famous people.
Dashing Mithun Chakraborty & Beautiful Jayaprada in "SWARG SE SUNDER" pic.twitter.com/3v1WeVkt60— Subhash Shirdhonkar (@4331Subhash) June 12, 2022
The Imtiaz Ali scene of characters meeting someone they spent a great time with earlier, in a new place, at a different stage of life in Imtiaz Ali's films - Jab we met, Rockstar, Tamasha.— Fables Of Film (@fables_of_film) June 9, 2022
On his death anniversary, we fondly remember 'Deshbandu' Chittaranjan Das. An Independence fighter and lawyer during the freedom movement, he alongside Motilal Nehru established the Swaraj Party. The nation is indebted to him for his services towards attaining freedom & peace. pic.twitter.com/ARwiFvgBxB— Congress (@INCIndia) June 16, 2021
Light blended with Light and the body was nowehere to be found.— Ghost Of Faizül-lāh-pür (@Faizallapur) June 6, 2022
His disciples cried, "Hail to the Master! Thou art Wonderful - Martyr, the greatest. Thou art the Greatest!"
Guru Arjan Dev Ji Maharaj sowed the seed of Martyrdom, which became the heritage of the Sikhs. pic.twitter.com/mO2OgMYqFu
2/3 Chinese astronauts Chen Dong (陈冬), Liu Yang (刘洋-who became China's first woman in space 10 years ago) & Cai Xuzhe (蔡旭哲) will carry out the Shenzhou-14 spaceflight mission.— Yawen Xu (@YawenXu17) June 4, 2022
Chen and Liu have been to the space before, while Cai would be making his first trip. pic.twitter.com/QJBjciwttv
Bhutan became the first nation in the world to ban the sale of tobacco. pic.twitter.com/iiaZOcY70i— The World (@World) September 23, 2017