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Top 10 June 3 facts that will blow your mind.

  1. American Singer-songwriter Bob Dylan has been touring non-stop since June of 1988 on what is now called the “Never Ending Tour”. He played his 3,000th show of the tour on April 19, 2019.

  2. During the evacuation at Dunkirk, The last of the British Army left on 3 June, However, Churchill insisted on coming back for the French, so the Royal Navy returned on 4 June in an attempt to rescue as many as possible of the French rearguard.

  3. In June 1939, just 3 months before Hitler would invade Poland (and England would declare war on Germany), USA had an army that was smaller than the army of Portugal

  4. On June 21, 1994, Jose Martin of Spain was driving with his wife near Madrid when a 3-pound meteor crashed through his windshield, bent the steering wheel and landed in the back seat. Martin suffered a broken finger while his wife was uninjured.

  5. On June 3, 1980, seven tornadoes struck Grand Island, Nebraska in four hours. Several of them looped back over their own path at least once. Three of them spun counterclockwise - the direction in which only ~2% of Northern Hemisphere tornadoes spin.

  6. During the June 3 assault alone, Union forces suffered 7,000 casualties and the Confederates 1,500

  7. Because of BBC's anti product placement policy, Ray Davies of The Kinks was forced to make a round-trip flight from New York to London and back on June 3, 1970, interrupting the band's American tour, to change "Coca-Cola" to "cherry cola" in "Lola" to prevent a ban on the song.

  8. The Battle began when two Japanese aircraft carriers attacked the U.S. Navy base in Dutch Harbor on Amaknak Island of the Aleutian Islands on June 3 and 4, 1942. The attack only proved to be a raid, though, as the Japanese moved on to Attu and Kiska.

  9. At 3:00am on June 6th, Allied bombers began to attack the Germans, dropping a total of seven million pounds of explosives that day.

  10. Although the Union troops were tired and hungry, General Grant believed that the Confederates were more so and ordered a frontal attack on June 3, writing: "A battle with them outside of intrenchments cannot be had. Our men feel that they have gained the morale over the enemy an attack with confidence."

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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).

Mating season starts in June and ends in March because great quantity of food is available during that period. Males reach sexual maturity with 18 months, and females when they reach 3 years. Kiwis mate for life.

The US Army is older than the United States. The Continental Army was created by an act from the Continental Congress on June 14, 1775. The next day, George Washington was appointed as commander-in-chief of the new Army, and took command of his troops in Boston on July 3, 1775.

Two teams in Alberta, Canada played softball for 115 hours and 3 minutes straight. The game started on June 30th, 2009 and went on until July 5th, when the winning team walked away with a victory of 876-766

June 2008, Australian Ian Usher put his "entire life" up for auction. The auction included his 3-bedroom home in Perth, his belongings, and introductions to his friends. His employer offered the successful bidder a trial run at Ian's job, which could result in the bidder's permanent employment.

Every year, Romanians produce a traditional soft drink in May and June called "socată". It is produced by letting the elderberry flowers macerate with water, yeast and lemon for 2–3 days. The last stage of fermentation is done in a closed pressure proof bottle to produce a fizzy drink.

Only the Union general Hancock's 2nd Corps was able to breach the first line of trenches on June 3.

Grant said after the June 3 assault: "I regret this assault more than any one I have ever ordered."

June 3, 1997 at 2:10 PM at the British Museum Library Reading Room a man appeared to be Enoch Soames, a man who sold his soul to the devil to time travel from 1897 to see if he was famous poet. Teller, of Penn and Teller, was there as a witness.

The Jewish population of Latvia was 60,000 just before the Nazis invaded in June, 1941, and had declined to 3,500 by January, 1942.

The longest professional baseball game was a 1981 minor league game between the Pawtucket Red Sox and the Rochester Red Wings. It lasted 33 innings. The first 32 were played April 18-19, and the final inning was played June 23. Pawtucket won 3-2.

Female lays 3 to 6 eggs usually during the May and June. They hatch after 12 days. Only female takes part in the incubation of eggs.

Hundreds of Union soldiers pinned slips of paper with their names and address on the inside of their uniforms so they could be identified after the June 3 assault.

Igor Kostin, the photographer of Chernobyl (first photo taken of the disaster and the liquidators at work on the roof of reactor 3), exposed to very high radiation levels, lived 29 years after the disaster and die in june 2015, at the age of 78... in a car accident.

Stalin waited until the 22nd of june 1944 to launch his offensive against the nazis which was 3 years to the day the nazis invaded russia

On June 18, 1865, Union General Gordon Granger arrived at Galveston Island, Texas to occupy the state on behalf of the federal government and 150 years ago today read aloud the contents of "General Order No. 3", announcing the total emancipation of the last remaining slaves in America.

Mating season takes place from June to October. Males build nests where females lay between 3 and 8 eggs. Eggs are greenish-blue in color. Female can use several different nests to deposit her eggs.

The opening of the Timurs tomb was carried out early morning in June 18, 1941 by Russian archaeologist, the tomb was inscribed that whom dare disturb his tomb would bring demons of war upon their land. 3 days later Hitler attacked the Ussr. In results of the war the USSR lost 26.6 million.

On June 3, 1875, a state day of fasting and prayer was declared in Kansas as an effort to remove a plague of grasshoppers

June 3, 1980 due to the failure of the computer that reported on the Soviet nuclear attack, the US declared a nuclear alert. For ten minutes the world was on the verge of a nuclear war

In WWI women would hand out doughnuts to servicemen and in honor them the Salvation Army started National Doughnut Day on June 3 as a fundraiser and it stuck. You can celebrate with free doughnuts today at Krispy Kreme

In less than 1 year, Chris Pratt starred in 3 films ranking in the Top 5 for Opening Weekends in February, June, August, Winter, Labor Day Holiday weekend, President's Day Holiday weekend (Lego Movie & Guardians of the Galaxy) & now the Number 1 Opening Weekend of All Time (Jurassic World).

About the Dnepropetrovsk maniacs. 3 men from ukraine who killed 21 random people with a hammer and other objects between june and july 2007. They even filmed some of their killings and the videos are online.

Alexa report says 'most downloaded US business book' in 2015...3,700,000 as of june 2015

Joe Delaney running back for the Kansas City Chiefs, who on June 29, 1983 died trying 2 rescue 3 children from drowning in a pond. He was posthumously awarded the Presidential Citizen's Medal. Though the Chiefs haven't officially retired his #37 jersey no one has worn it since his death.