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  • Algeria
    Tuesday Jun 19, 1956

    Algerian War

    Two FLN prisoners were executed

    Algeria
    Tuesday Jun 19, 1956

    On 19 June 1956 two FLN prisoners were executed by guillotine at the Barberousse Prison.




  • Algeria
    Thursday Jun 21, 1956

    Algerian War

    Immediate reprisals

    Algeria
    Thursday Jun 21, 1956

    Abane Ramdane ordered immediate reprisals against the French and Yacef Saâdi, who had assumed command in Algiers following Bitat's arrest was ordered to "shoot down any European, from 18 to 54. No women, no children, no elder." A series of random attacks in the city followed with 49 civilians shot by the FLN between 21 and 24 June.




  • Westchester, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Friday Jun 29, 1956

    Marilyn Monroe

    3rd Marriage

    Westchester, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Friday Jun 29, 1956

    Monroe and Miller were married in a civil ceremony at the Westchester County Court in White Plains, New York, on June 29, and two days later had a Jewish ceremony at the Waccabuc, New York home of Kay Brown, who was Miller's literary agent.




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