June in Pop Culture History

1926

Publication of The Sun Also Rises by Ernest Hemingway

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1934

The first appearance of Donald Duck

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1936

Publication of Gone With the Wind by Margaret Mitchell

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1938

The first appearance of Superman, Action Comics #1

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1944

Publication of 1984 by George Orwell

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1947

Publication of The Diary of Anne Frank

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1949

First SciFi television show, Captain Video and his Video Rangers

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1964

First appearance of The Teen Titans, Brave and the Bold #54

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1966

The Vatican abolishes the Index of Prohibited Books

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1967

Beatles release Sgt. Peppers Lonely Hearts Club Band

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1973

The Death of Gwen Stacy, Amazing Spider-Man #121

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1975

Premiere of Jaws

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1976

The Sex Pistols ‘Gig that Changed the World’

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1977

Release of Apple II

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1978

The first rise of the Rainbow Gay Pride Flag

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1982

Premiere of E.T.

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1983

Premiere of Reading Rainbow

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1984

Premiere of Ghostbusters

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1990

Debut of Universal Studios Florida

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1994

Premiere of The Lion King

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1997

Publication of Harry Potter and the Philosophers Stone by J.K. Rowling

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2007

Release of the iPhone

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2009

The passing of Michael Jackson

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2015

Premiere of Inside Out

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