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30 June 2019

  • 00:00, 30 June 2019 (UTC)
Guangdong International Building
Guangdong International Building

29 June 2019

  • 00:00, 29 June 2019 (UTC)
Sylvia Geszty as Cleopatra in Handel's "Giulio Cesare", 1970
Sylvia Geszty as Cleopatra

28 June 2019

  • 00:00, 28 June 2019 (UTC)
Trinity plantation and aqueduct
Trinity plantation and aqueduct

27 June 2019

  • 00:00, 27 June 2019 (UTC)
Ranbir Singh
Ranbir Singh

26 June 2019

  • 00:00, 26 June 2019 (UTC)
Lion of Menecrates
Lion of Menecrates

25 June 2019

  • 00:00, 25 June 2019 (UTC)
Edith Campbell
Edith Campbell

24 June 2019

  • 00:00, 24 June 2019 (UTC)
Sher Mandal
Sher Mandal

23 June 2019

  • 00:00, 23 June 2019 (UTC)
Nikolai Yegipko
Nikolai Yegipko

22 June 2019

  • 00:00, 22 June 2019 (UTC)
Mikhailovsky Palace
Mikhailovsky Palace

21 June 2019

  • 00:00, 21 June 2019 (UTC)
Herbert Maryon
Herbert Maryon

20 June 2019

  • 00:00, 20 June 2019 (UTC)
Jade burial suit of King Zhao Mo
Jade burial suit of King Zhao Mo

19 June 2019

  • 00:00, 19 June 2019 (UTC)
Ribbed Mediterranean limpet
Ribbed Mediterranean limpet

18 June 2019

  • 00:00, 18 June 2019 (UTC)
Portrait of the Artist's Wife with a Hat (1909)
Portrait of the Artist's
Wife with a Hat
(1909)

17 June 2019

  • 00:00, 17 June 2019 (UTC)
Llanthony Provender Mill, High Orchard
Llanthony Provender Mill, High Orchard

16 June 2019

  • 00:00, 16 June 2019 (UTC)
Anderson completing Vasaloppet
Anderson completing Vasaloppet

15 June 2019

  • 00:00, 15 June 2019 (UTC)
The Air Lock Diving-Bell Plant in 1902
Air Lock Diving-Bell Plant

14 June 2019

  • 00:00, 14 June 2019 (UTC)
Nina Salaman
Nina Salaman

13 June 2019

  • 00:00, 13 June 2019 (UTC)
Tent rocks at Göreme
Tent rocks at Göreme
  • ... that the landscape of Göreme National Park (pictured) has been formed by volcanic activity followed by erosion?
  • ... that Walter Feurtado compiled 58 volumes of notes while researching his guide to the Official and Other Personages of Jamaica, from 1655 to 1790?
  • ... that a disc jockey resigned from his post at KWJB in Globe, Arizona, to work with Les Paul and Mary Ford?
  • ... that Nepalese student Sangita Magar became a human rights activist after she survived an acid attack at the age of 16?
  • ... that Danish oxen traders brought Lutheranism to the Dutch city of Enkhuizen, including through the establishment of an Evangelical Lutheran Church there in 1605?
  • ... that Louis B. Anderson, Chicago's second black alderman, mortally wounded a mugger?
  • ... that Bester Bube is a card game characterised by the promotion of two jacks to topmost position, a feature paralleled in Euchre and other historical games such as Reunion and Kontraspiel?
  • ... that "one of the biggest concentrations of Bronze Age gold known from Britain" was found in archaeological investigations during the development of Milton Keynes?
  • ... that the fictional character Jakub Wędrowycz—an exorcist, drunkard, moonshine producer, and poacher—is one of the icons of Polish pop culture?

12 June 2019

  • 00:00, 12 June 2019 (UTC)
Annunciation Church
Annunciation Church

11 June 2019

  • 00:00, 11 June 2019 (UTC)
Kitty O'Brien Joyner at NACA Langley in 1952
Kitty O'Brien Joyner at
NACA Langley in 1952

10 June 2019

  • 00:00, 10 June 2019 (UTC)
The Immaculate Conception of Los Venerables by Murillo
The Immaculate Conception of Los Venerables by Murillo

9 June 2019

  • 00:00, 9 June 2019 (UTC)
Hôtel du Lac
Hôtel du Lac

8 June 2019

  • 00:00, 8 June 2019 (UTC)
Carli Lloyd in 2011
Carli Lloyd

7 June 2019

  • 00:00, 7 June 2019 (UTC)
That's All, Brother in 2019
That's All, Brother in 2019

6 June 2019

  • 00:00, 6 June 2019 (UTC)
Madame Wellington Koo with her son in 1920
Madame Wellington Koo
with her son in 1920

5 June 2019

  • 00:00, 5 June 2019 (UTC)
Boulder bridge in the North Woods of Central Park
Boulder bridge in the North Woods of Central Park

4 June 2019

  • 00:00, 4 June 2019 (UTC)
Nikolskoe Cemetery
Nikolskoe Cemetery

3 June 2019

  • 00:00, 3 June 2019 (UTC)
Nancy Pelosi
Nancy Pelosi

2 June 2019

  • 00:00, 2 June 2019 (UTC)
Astilbe flowers
Astilbe flowers

1 June 2019

  • 00:00, 1 June 2019 (UTC)
Julie Packard
Julie Packard