Photo of the Day (National Geographic) 今日の写真 |  This Day in History - What Happened Today 今日の歴史
Dr. Oz's Tip of the Day
  |  Idiom of the Day  |  Daily Horoscopes  |  Quote of the Day  | 
Dear Abby
Wildlife Photo of the Day
ESPN The Worldwide Leader In Sports -

Sports  2017

"Photo of the Week (or Day)" 2017  |  "Photo of the Week (or Day)" 2004 - 2017"  |  Photo Gallery 2002 - Present

June Calendar - Updated  06/01/2017
June Calendar: Nationwide & Local
カレンダー6:  全米  |  ローカル               

Minneapolis, Minnesota Weather Forecast and Conditions  Weather Channel   
our photos:  Weather  

Nature Notes:   2017  
photos:  Minnesota Spring   

Global Terror  2016-2017  | War on Terror  |  ISIS  

2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Schedule | NASCAR.com

Schedule | MLB.com  2017 April 2 -

WNBA.com - Official Site of the WNBA
Minnesota Lynx


Stanley Cup Playoffs | Hockey Bracket | NHL.com

Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Nashville Predators - Penguins win: 4-2

2016-17 NBA Champions: Golden State Warriors
G
olden State Warriors vs. Cleveland Cavaliers -  GSW wins the series: 4-1

French Open, France; see Tennis Grand Slams
2017 French Open - Wikipedia
Nadal beats Wawrinka; Ostapenko beats Halep

The U.S. Open Golf Championship (Golf Major) < http://www.usopen.com/ >  June 15 - 18, 2017, Wisconsin
U.S. Open 2017: Brooks Koepka ties record in winning first major at Erin Hills - CBSSports.com

Sunday, June 18, 2017  父の日 Happy Father's Day   Letter 67レター 67    Photo Gallery  

June 20, 2017  Summer Solstice
 


12885 170620  Every spring, thousands of snakes let loose in Winnipeg — with only one thing on their minds – Twin Cities
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
Snakes

12884 170620     June 20, 1893    Lizzie Borden acquitted
Lizzie Borden - - Biography.com
Lizzie Borden Took An Ax 2014 Trailer - YouTube
Lizzie Borden: Why a 19th-Century Murder Still Fascinates Us - Rolling Stone
Lizzie Borden - Wikipedia
  July 19, 1860 – June 1, 1927, an American woman who gained infamy after being tried and acquitted for the 1892 axe murders of her father and stepmother in Fall River, Massachusetts.
  The case was a
cause célèbre throughout the United States. Following her release from prison, where she was held during the trial, Borden chose to remain a resident of Fall River, Massachusetts, despite facing ostracism.

Fall River, Massachusetts 

12883 170620    born June 20, 1949    Lionel Richie
Lionel Richie - Songwriter, Singer - Biography.com
'We Are the World' at 30: 12 tales you might not know  USA Today  
Top 10 Lionel Richie Songs - YouTube
Lionel Richie - Endless Love ft. Shania Twain - YouTube
Lionel Richie - Wikipedia 
born June 20, 1949, an American singer, songwriter, actor and record producer. Beginning in 1968, he was a member of the funk and soul band the Commodores and then launched a hugely successful solo career in 1982. He also co-wrote the 1985 charity single "We Are the World" with Michael Jackson, ...
Tuskegee,  Alabama  |  Music

12882 170620  Royal Ascot | Tickets, Dress Code & More Info | Ascot
Ascot Racecourse - Wikipedia
Royal Ascot 2017 - YouTube
Queen & British Royal Family Attend Royal Ascot 2017 - Queen's Carriage Parade - YouTube
Royal Ascot 2017 - Day One Highlights - YouTube


12881 170619  These 29 foods could be taking years off your life  MSN
Eat

12880 170619     born June 16, 1971    2Pac (Tupac Shakur)
Tupac Shakur Biography - Biography.com  (Google Chrome works better than Google)
2Pac
Tupac Shakur - Wikipedia
  born Lesane Parish Crooks; June 16, 1971 – September 13, 1996, also known by his stage names 2Pac, Makaveli, and Pac, was an American rapper and actor. 
Tupac Shakur - Topic - YouTube
Top 10 Tupac Songs - YouTube
Tupac - Only Fear of Death (Blood Diamond RMX) - YouTube

2pac-Tupac All Eyez On Me - YouTube
All Eyez on Me (2017) - IMDb - true and untold story of prolific rapper, actor, poet and activist Tupac Shakur.
Music  |  East Harlem section of Manhattan, New York, New York

12879 170619  Weekend Box Office Results for June 16-18, 2017 - Box Office Mojo
Cars 3 (2017) - IMDb  2  Wonder Woman  3  All Eyez on Me (2017) - IMDb -
true and untold story of prolific rapper, actor, poet and activist Tupac Shakur.

12878 170619     born June 19, 1896    Wallis Simpson
Wallis Simpson - Duchess - Biography.com
Wallis Warfield, duchess of Windsor | American socialite | Britannica.com  born June 19, 1896 - April 24, 1986, American socialite who became the wife of Prince Edward, duke of Windsor (
Edward VIII), after the latter had abdicated the British throne in order to marry her.
How Wallis Simpson Infiltrated British Royalty - YouTube
List of British monarchs - Wikipedia

Pennsylvania

12877 170618  Views from Cassini at Saturn  "Astronomy Photo of the Day" by NASA  June 18, 2017 
Astronomy

 
12876 170618  12 Ways Baking Soda Can Clean Your Home Naturally | eHow

12875 170618  Adams passes first of Alien and Sedition Acts - Jun 18, 1798 - HISTORY.com 
Presidents:    John Adams    #2    |    Thomas Jefferson    #3

12874 170618     born June 18, 1942    Paul McCartney
Biography.com  Paul McCartney
Paul McCartney - Wikipedia  18 June 1942 - , an English singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and composer. With John Lennon, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr, he gained worldwide fame as the bassist of British rock band the Beatles, one of the most popular and influential groups in the history of pop music  
The Beatles  

12873 170618  The U.S. Open Golf Championship (Golf Major) < http://www.usopen.com/ >  June 15 - 18, 2017, Wisconsin
Brooks Koepka's Sunday in 2 Minutes
Leader Board — The Official Website of the 117th U.S. Open Championship Conducted by the USGA

U.S. Open 2017: Brooks Koepka ties record in winning first major at Erin Hills - CBSSports.com
Sports  2017

12872 170617  FDR’s secretary of war stifles Truman’s inquiry into suspicious defense plant - Jun 17, 1943 - HISTORY.com
Presidents:    Franklin D. Roosevelt    #32      |    Harry Truman    #33
Atomic Bombings


12871 170617  Watergate burglars arrested - Jun 17, 1972 - HISTORY.com
Presidents:    Richard Nixon    #37
 

12870 170617     born June 17, 1882    Igor Stravinsky
Biography.com  Igor Stravinsky
A Conversation with Igor Stravinsky, 1957 - YouTube
Igor Stravinsky - Wikipedia  June 17, 1882 - April 6, 1971, a Russian (and later, a naturalized French and American) composer, pianist and conductor. He is widely considered one of the most important and influential composers of the 20th century.

Music

12869 170617     June 17, 1986    Kate Smith dies
Kate Smith, God Bless America - YouTube
This Is the Army - 1943 - YouTube  Irving Berlin, Kate Smith, Ronald Reagan, ...
Kate Smith - Wikipedia  May 1, 1907 – June 17, 1986, known professionally as Kate Smith and The First Lady of Radio, was an American singer, a contralto, best known for her rendition of Irving Berlin's "God Bless America".
She had a
radio, television, and recording career spanning five decades, which reached its pinnacle in the 1940s. Smith became known as The Songbird of the South after her enduring popularity during World War II and contribution to American culture and patriotism.

God Bless America - Wikipedia
Virginia  |  Washington, D.C.
Music
Presidents:    Ronald Reagan    #40     

12868 170616  Yanez trial: Verdict reached in Philando Castile shooting  Pioneer Press
Minnesota patrolman acquitted in traffic-stop slaying of black motorist | Reuters   

Shooting of Philando Castile - Wikipedia
Black Lives Matter - Wikipedia
List of killings by law enforcement officers in the United States - Wikipedia

12867 170616  June 16, 1884, Coney Island, Brooklyn, New York; top speed was 6 MPH   The Rollercoaster Was Invented to Save America from Satan - YouTube
Roller coaster - Wikipedia
LaMarcus Adna Thompson - Wikipedia
Brooklyn, New York

12866 170616  Lincoln warns that America is becoming a “house divided” - Jun 16, 1858 - HISTORY.com
Presidents:    Abraham Lincoln    #16

12865 170615  Orbiting Jupiter  "Astronomy Photo of the Day" by NASA  June 7, 2017 
Astronomy 

12864 170615  Kyu Sakamoto tops the charts with “Sukiyaki” - Jun 15, 1963 - HISTORY.com
Sukiyaki (Ue o Muite Arukou) - Kyu Sakamoto (English Translation and Lyrics) - YouTube

Info from Explore Japan Info
Music

12863 170615  U.S.-Canadian border established - Jun 15, 1846 - HISTORY.com
Canada & The United States (Bizarre Borders Part 2) - YouTube 
America  |  Canada

12862 170615  6 Things You May Not Know About the Magna Carta - History Lists    
June 15, 1215  Magna Carta sealed
The Story of Magna Carta - YouTube

12861 170614  Nature Notes, June 13, 2017, Sunny
a Blue Heron in flight, Barn Swallows, House Sparrows, Crows, Red-winged Blackbirds
a Painted Turtle laying eggs
Frog calls (unidentified species)
Oak galls, Spittlebugs*
Ant Hills
In Bloom: Japanese Tree Lilac, Birds-foot Trefoil, Crown Vetch, White Clover, Curly Dock, Spurge
Seeds/Fruits:  Boxelder samaras, Black Walnut (still small and green fruits)
spittlebug foam - Google Search  photos

Spittlebugs: Fruit: Yard and Garden: University of Minnesota Extension
Froghopper  Spittlebug nymphs
Nature Notes  2017 

12860 170614  Weekend Box Office Results for June 9-11, 2017 - Box Office Mojo
1  Wonder Woman  2  The Mummy (2017) - IMDb  3  Captain Underpants: The First Epic Movie
The Mummy - Official Trailer (HD) - YouTube


12859 170614  7 Natural Wonders of Wisconsin | Travel Wisconsin
Wisconsin

12858 170614  Harding becomes first president to be heard on the radio - Jun 14, 1922 - HISTORY.com
Presidents:    Warren G. Harding    #29

12857 170614  Never, Ever Take a Bath in a Hotel Tub—and 5 Other Vacation Don’ts  MSN
Travel

12856 170614    born June 14, 1946    Donald Trump    # 45 
Donald Trump  biography.com
Donald Trump | American real-estate developer and politician | Britannica.com
Donald Trump - Wikipedia 
born June 14, 1946, an American businessman, author, television producer, politician, and the Republican Party nominee for President of the United States in the 2016 election. He is the chairman and president of The Trump Organization, which is the principal holding company for his real estate ventures and other business interests. During his career, Trump has built office towers, hotels, casinos, golf courses, an urban development project in Manhattan, and other branded facilities worldwide. ...
Queens, New York, New York
Presidents:    Donald Trump    # 45

12855 170613     June 13, 1986    Benny Goodman dies

SING, SING, SING BY BENNY GOODMAN - YouTube
Headline News - on the Death of Benny Goodman, 1986 - YouTube
Benny Goodman - A Short History - YouTube
Benny Goodman - Wikipedia  May 30, 1909 – June 13, 1986, an American jazz and swing musician, clarinetist and bandleader, known as the "King of Swing".

Chicago, Illinois  |  Music

12854 170613  The New York Times publishes the “Pentagon Papers” - Jun 13, 1971 - HISTORY.com
Presidents:    Richard Nixon    #37

12853 170613   born June 13, 1966    Miranda Rights
The Miranda warning is born 50 years ago today Yahoo
What Are Miranda Rights? Miranda Rights Explained - YouTube


12852 170613   2016-17 NBA Champions: Golden State Warriors
G
olden State Warriors vs. Cleveland Cavaliers -  GSW wins the series: 4-1
NBA Finals, Game 5 The Wrap - NBA.com
2017 NBA Playoffs | Series Schedules, Scores, Playoff Bracket and Video Recaps NBA.com
2017 NBA Finals - Wikipedia
Golden State Warriors, Oakland, California
Sports  2017

12851 170612    
born June 12, 1924    George H.W. Bush    #41  
George HW Bush turns 93: Fun facts about the former president - Fox News  June 12, 2017
George Herbert Walker Bush is born - Jun 12, 1924 - HISTORY.com
Massachusetts
Presidents:    George H.W. Bush    #41

12850 170612  La Decima Rafa immortalised at Roland-Garros- Roland-Garros - The 2017 French Open - Official Site by IBM  Nadal beats Wawrinka
RG17 highlights of the women's draw- Roland-Garros - The 2017 French Open - Official Site by IBM
 
Ostapenko beats Halep
Roland-Garros - The 2017 French Open - Official Site by IBM
Matches in Progress - Roland Garros 2017
2017 French Open - Wikipedia
Tennis Grand Slams
Sports  2017

12849 170612  Berlin Wall Speech - President Reagan's Address at the Brandenburg Gate - 6-12-87 - YouTube
Presidents:    Ronald Reagan    #40

12848 170612    born July 2, 1925    Medgar Evers
June 12, 1963    Medgar Evers assassinated
Medgar Evers assassinated - Jun 12, 1963 - HISTORY.com
Medgar Evers - Mini Bio - YouTube
Medgar Evers - Wikipedia  July 2, 1925 – June 12, 1963, an American
civil rights activist from Mississippi who worked to overturn segregation at the University of Mississippi and to enact social justice and voting rights. He was murdered by a white supremacist and Klansman.
Civil Rights  |  Mississippi  


12847 170611 
 Pittsburgh Penguins vs. Nashville Predators - Penguins win: 4-2, June 11, 2017
Pittsburgh Penguins vs Nashville Predators. 2017 NHL Playoffs. Stanley Cup Final. Game 6. (HD) - YouTube
2017 Stanley Cup finals -- Penguins win Stanley Cup in controversial Game 6
Stanley Cup Playoffs NHL.com
Penguins: Phil Kessel - Wikipedia  Wisconsin, U of Minnesota; Jake Guentzel - Wikipedia  Minnesota; Matt Cullen - Wikipedia  Minnesota
Stanley Cup Photos:  1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5 
Sports  2017  |  Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 
 
12846 170611  Tapwrit - 2017 Belmont Stakes - YouTube
Saturday, June 10, 2017  Belmont Stakes (Triple Crown), Elmont, NY
Sports  2017

12845 170611  University of Alabama desegregated - Jun 11, 1963 - HISTORY.com
George C. Wallace Stands Up in the Schoolhouse Doors at the University of Alabama - YouTube
George Wallace - Wikipedia
 
August 25, 1919 – September 13, 1998, an American politician and the 45th Governor of Alabama, ...
Presidents:    John F. Kennedy    #35
Alabama

12844 170611    born June 11, 1913    Vince Lombardi
Vince Lombardi - Coach - Biography.com
A school without football is in danger of deteriorating into a medieval study hall. - Vince Lombardi - BrainyQuote
Vince Lombardi - Wikipedia  June 11, 1913 – September 3, 1970, an
American football player, coach, and executive in the National Football League (NFL). He is best known as the head coach of the Green Bay Packers during the 1960s, where he led the team to three straight and five total NFL Championships in seven years, in addition to winning the first two Super Bowls following the 1966 and 1967 NFL seasons. The NFL's Super Bowl trophy is named in his honor. He was enshrined in the Pro Football Hall of Fame in 1971, the year after his death. Lombardi, while considered by many to be the greatest coach in football history, is more significantly recognized as one of the greatest coaches and leaders in the history of any sport
.
Vince Lombardi A Football Life - The Ice Bowl - YouTube
Winning is a habit (Vince Lombardi) - YouTube
Brooklyn, New York   


Home  |  "Picture of the Week"  |  2017 "Picture of the Week"  |  Photo Gallery 2002 - Present       
Explore America Info: American life, and tips on how to improve your English and how to say it in English
アメリカンライフと英語マスターのチップ ---  US Info, USA Info, America Information, US Information, USA Information, US, USA, America, EAI, America Info, Explore US Info, Explore USA Info, United States, United Sates of America       

Contact Us | Last modified Date is shown on our What's new? pages. Explore America Info ( Explore USA Info ): American culture and tips on how to improve your English; Explore America Info ( Explore The U.S. Info ) also includes Explore Minnesota Info, Explore The Twin Cities Info ( Explore Minneapolis Info and Explore St. Paul Info ), and Explore Wisconsin Info. Improve English skills with our materials.

Copyright © 2002 - Present  Explore America Info ( ExploreAmerica.info )  All rights reserved.