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Following is our collection of super amazing and curious facts and details explaining June 24. This list is intended for research in school, for college students or just to feed your brain with. Possible use cases are in quizzes, differences, homework facts legend, cover facts, and many more. But nevertheless learn why is June 24 so important!

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Top 10 June 24 facts that will blow your mind.

  1. The Roman Colosseum had 28 lifts which hoisted animals 24 ft up, then cage lids and trap doors in the arena floor opened simultaneously, unleashing beasts to fight each other or men. A lift was remade last June, ridden by a wolf who received a biscuit when released into the Colosseum.

  2. On June 24, 1926 he received a PhD from the University of Berin and was offered a position at the Berlin Museum.

  3. Female lays 3 to 24 eggs in the sandy burrows from June to August. Pine snakes often lay eggs in communal burrows (couple of females lay eggs at the same burrow).

  4. Beginning at 11:00pm on June 5th approximately 24,000 troops were dropped behind German enemy lines to allow the Allies to secure strategic roads and bridges. Dummy paratroops were dropped in strategic locations to fool the Germans as well.

  5. In June there are almost 24 hours of daylight each day in Iqaluit.

  6. On June 24, 1497 John Cabot discovered Newfoundland. He planted a banner on shore in the name of the king and returned to his ship to sail along the coast for another four weeks.

  7. The the reason that the date of the James Joyce book "Ulysses", about 24 hours in the life of Leopold Bloom, is set to June 16, 1904 is because that is when Joyce had his first date with his wife-to-be, Nora Barnacle, during which "she put her hand inside his trousers and masturbated him"

  8. Depending on where you are in Australia, you will celebrate Queen Elizabeth II's birthday on either June 11, September 24, or October 1. This is despite the fact that the Queen's actual birthday is April 21

  9. D-Day was originally set for June 5 but had to be postponed for 24 hours due to bad weather

  10. Time Zones on earth range from -12hrs to +14hrs deviation from GMT. So while a day is 24 hours long each date (eg. June 6) lasts 50 hours on earth.

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Lonesome George, the last of the Pinta Island tortoise died 3.5 years ago on June 24 - 2012.

On June 24, 1973, at a New Orleans gay bar called the UpStairs Lounge, 32 people died as the result of an arson fire. Editorials and talk radio hosts made light of the event. Many churches refused to hold funerals for the dead.

The worlds youngest billionaire is Snapchat's CEO and co-founder Evan Spiegel at age 24. He was born June 4 1990 and has a current net worth of $1.5 Billion.

In the summers of 1849 and 1855, King Maximilian travelled his kingdom. Between 24 June and 27 July 1858, he undertook a journey on foot through his country, which began in Lindau. However, because of frequent rain he repeatedly had to be carried physically

The small town called "Minervino Murge" (Italy, Puglia, Population 8080 inhabitants) in 24 june 1945 has declared war to Italy because some people was arrested for thievery.

After the death of James Gandolfini, the governor ordered all New Jersey State buildings to fly flags at half staff on June 24 to honor Gandolfini.

Victor Hugo chose Valjean’s prison number, 24601, because it corresponds to June 24, 1801, the date that he believed he was conceived on.

On June 30th at 23:59:59, the world will add an extra second to every clock called a leap second. In conjunction with the leap year, it's designed to counter the fact that our days aren't exactly 24 hours.

TLI on June 24, 1922 the League of Nations gave Jordan to the Jewish People and two months later in September 16, 1922 Great Britain took this away and gave them Israel.

Dick Cheney twice served as Acting President of the United States while George W. Bush underwent routine colonoscopies. The first he served from 07:09 to 09:24 EDT June 29, 2002 and the second from 07:16 to 09:21 EDT July 21, 2007 totaling for 4 hours and 20 minutes as Acting President.

That, in June 1944, 24% of Americans considered Jews to be the greatest threat to the U.S.; meanwhile, only 9% of Americans considered Japanese the greatest threat and only 6% of Americans considered Germans to be the greatest threat.

Israeli reporters built and tested a Liberator(a physible, 3D-printable single shot handgun) and that on June 24, 2013, the reporters smuggled the gun into the Israeli house of parliament, coming within a short distance of Israeli PM Benjamin Netanyahu.

On June 29, 2002, Vice President Dick Cheney became Acting President from 7:09 to 9:24, while President George W. Bush underwent a sedated colonoscopy.

Today is the 50th anniversary of the world's worst caving disaster. On 24 June 1967, six young men set off to explore Yorkshire's Mossdale Caverns and drowned.

The small town called "Minervino Murge" (Italy, Puglia, Population 8080 inhabitants) in 24 june 1945 has declared war to Italy because some people was arrested for thievery.

In 1967 Italian Giorgio built a platform in the Adriatic with it's own restaurant, nightclub, souvenir shop and post office. The platform declared independence on 24 June 1968, but was destroyed two years later by the Italian navy on charges of tax evasion.

In 1967 Italian Giorgio Rosa built a platform in the Adriatic with it's own restaurant, nightclub, souvenir shop and post office. The platform declared independence on 24 June 1968, but was destroyed one year later by the Italian navy on charges of tax evasion.

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Saudi Arabia lifted its ban on women driving on June 24

there are two June this year, per Lunar Calendar. The first June starts on June 24 of Gregorian calendar, the second June starts on July 23, making this year totaling 384 days. I wonder for those whose birthday falls in June can request for two birthday gifts and parties.

The small town called "Minervino Murge" (Italy,Puglia, 8080 inhabitants) in 24 june 1945 has declared war to Italy because some people was arrested for thievery.