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Movie events on the 6th June


Matthew, the 7th disciple, joins Jesus and his followers at the crossroads of Tibega. (King of Kings)


William Quantrill killed by Union soldiers. (Kentucky) (Quantrill's Raiders)


Carla Hoffman registers to become a citizen. (Vandorf, Germant) (The Gorgon)


Theodor Kretschmar-Schuldorff arrives in England. (England) (The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp)


Noah Calhoun meets Allie Hamilton at a carnival. He asks her out on a date. (Seabrook Island, South Carolina) (The Notebook)

150 rolls of toilet paper requested by USS Sea Tiger. (Operation Petticoat)


Forrest Gump is born. (Forrest Gump)

D-Day. (The Longest Day)

The Allies begins the largest amphibious invasion against the Third Reich - Operation Overlord, the Normandy Invasion. (Normandy, France) (The Longest Day)

Private Luke Trimble of the 101st Airborne jumps into Normandy during the early hours. (Normandy, France) (The Majestic)

Dr Ferreiro and Mercedes visit the guerillas in the hills; Ofelia undertakes the 2nd of her tasks, to break into The Pale Man's lair and place a key in a lock. (Spain) (Pan's Labyrinth)

Captain John Miller of the US Army lands and leads a breakthrough of the German defenses at Omaha Beach; days later he will be assigned a mission to find a missing paratrooper, Private James Francis Ryan, whose last remaining brother died that morning. (Omaha Beach, Normandy) (Saving Private Ryan)

Private James Francis Ryan of the 101st Airborne jumps into Normandy during the early hours. (Normandy, France) (Saving Private Ryan)

Hundreds of soldiers, including Teddy Duchamp's father, storm the beach. (Normandy) (Stand By Me)


Freddy Krueger born. (A Nightmare on Elm Street)


George Orwell's "1984" is published. (The Road to 1984)


The son born to Robert and Katherine Thorn is murdered minutes after birth. Robert secretly adopts Damien to spare his wife from knowing the truth, but not even he knows what really happened. (Rome) (The Omen)


"Sleepy" Bill Burns dies. (Ramona, CA) (Eight Men Out)


Roswell Daily Gazette contains the headline "RAAF Captures Flying Saucer On Ranch in Roswell Region". (Race to Witch Mountain)


Jojo Floss gets drunk for the last time, until her daughter is killed. (Moonlight Mile)

Damien Thorn, son of Satan, is born at 6:00am. (The Omen)


Presidential candidate Robert F Kennedy dies in hospital. (Los Angeles) (Bobby)


Lissa is born. (Best Laid Plans)


Rachel White is born. (Something Borrowed)

Urban Cowboy, a movie starring John Travolta, is released. (The Wedding Singer)


Katherine Lowell - fake name of Lissa - would have been born, if her fake ID were correct. (Best Laid Plans)


Bethany, Rufus, Jay and Silent Bob meet the muse Serendipity, and the group are attacked by the Golgothan shit demon; they then meet Loki and Bartleby on a train and a fight ensues. (Dogma)


Oakland Athletics have won 29 games and lost 30 games by this time. (Moneyball)


A date marked on Costa's calendar. (Taking Lives)


The Anti-Christ is born. (The Omen)


Cam has an appointment with her hair stylist George. (Good Luck Chuck)


Rachel White's 30th birthday party. Darcy plays a slideshow that has pictures of the two of them and gets drunk. Rachel has sex with Dex, Darcy's fiance'. (New York City) (Something Borrowed)

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