June 13 is the 164th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. 201 days remain until the end of the year.
Today`s highlights in history: 1944 - Ban Ki-moon، Secretary-General of the United Nations was born. 1920-The U.S. Post Office Department rules that children may not be sent by parcel post. 1923-The French set a trade barrier between occupied Ruhr and the rest of Germany. 1940-Paris is evacuated as the Germans advance on the city. 1943-German spies land on Long Island، New York، and are soon captured. 1944-The first German V-1 buzz-bomb hits London. 1949-Installed by the French، Bao Dai enters Saigon to rule Vietnam. 1957 - British forces evacuated from Jordan. 1971-The New York Times begins publishing the Pentagon Papers. 1978-Israelis withdraw the last of their invading forces from Lebanon. 1979-Sioux Indians are awarded $105 million in compensation for the 1877 U.S. seizure of the Black Hills in South Dakota. 1983-Pioneer 10، already in space for 11 years، leaves the solar system.
Birth 1944 - Ban Ki-moon، Secretary-General of the United Nations.
Death 1982 - Khalid bin Abdulaziz، King of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.