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Encyclopedia > June 2002

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A timeline of events in the news for June, 2002. June is the sixth month of the year in the Gregorian Calendar and one of four with the length of 30 days. ... 2002 is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ...


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June 18, 2002 An unidentified group launched rockets within Kabul, and several rockets landed in the vicinity of the U.S. Embassy. ...


June 27, 2002

June 27 is the 178th day of the year (179th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar, with 187 days remaining. ... 2002 is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... ... The Securities and Exchange Commission, commonly referred to as the SEC, is the United States governing body which has primary responsibility for overseeing the regulation of the securities industry. ... For a time, WorldCom (WCOM) was the United States second largest long distance phone company (AT&T was the largest). ... Finance studies and addresses the ways in which individuals, businesses and organizations raise, allocate and use monetary resources over time, taking into account the risks entailed in their projects. ... The euro (€; ISO 4217 code EUR) is the currency of twelve European Union member states: Austria, Belgium, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, Portugal, and Spain. ... The United States dollar, or American dollar, is the official currency of the United States. ...

June 26, 2002

June 26 is the 177th day of the year (178th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 188 days remaining. ... 2002 is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Law (a loanword from Old Norse lag), in politics and jurisprudence, is a set of rules or norms of conduct which mandate, proscribe or permit specified relationships among people and organizations, provide methods for ensuring the impartial treatment of such people, and provide punishments for those who do not follow... San Francisco skyline. ... Dorothea Lange photograph of Japanese-American students reciting the Pledge of Allegiance The Pledge of Allegiance is a promise or oath of allegiance to the United States, and to its national flag. ... Page I of the Constitution of the United States of America Page II of the United States Constitution Page III of the United States Constitution Page IV of the United States Constitution The Syng inkstand, with which the Constitution was signed The Constitution of the United States is the supreme... ... For a time, WorldCom (WCOM) was the United States second largest long distance phone company (AT&T was the largest). ... TATA Engineering and Locomotive Company A telephone company (or telco) provides telecommunications services such as telephony and data communications. ... An Internet service provider (ISP) is a business or organization that offers users access to the Internet and related services. ...

June 22, 2002

June 22 is the 173rd day of the year (174th in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 192 days remaining. ... 2002 is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... NLM (National Library of Medicine, contains resources for patients and healthcare professionals) Virtual Hospital (digital health sciences library by the University of Iowa) Online Medical Dictionary Collection of links to free medical resources Wikicities has a wiki about medicine: Medicine Categories: Medicine | Health ... A satellite composite image of Europe Europe is geologically and geographically a peninsula, forming the westernmost part of Eurasia. ... Poliomyelitis (polio), or infantile paralysis, is a viral paralytic disease. ... For other meanings of the acronym WHO, see WHO (disambiguation) WHO flag Headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland, the World Health Organization (WHO) is an agency of the United Nations, acting as a coordinating authority on international public health. ... A natural disaster is the consequence or effect of a hazardous event, occurring when human activities and natural phenomenon (a physical event, such as a volcanic eruption, earthquake, landslide etc. ... Global earthquake epicenters, 1963–1998 An earthquake is a trembling or a shaking movement of the Earths surface. ... The Richter magnitude test scale (or more correctly local magnitude ML scale) assigns a single number to quantify the size of an earthquake. ... The following is a list of figures who died in 2005. ... Esther Pauline Friedman Lederer (July 4, 1918 _ June 22, 2002) wrote the Ann Landers column, a regular column in many newspapers in which people wrote her for advice and she answered. ... Multiple myeloma (also known simply as myeloma or plasma cell myeloma) is a hematological malignancy of plasma cells, the cells of the immune system that produce antibodies. ...

June 20, 2002

June 20 is the 171st day of the year (172nd in leap years) in the Gregorian Calendar, with 194 days remaining. ... 2002 is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Spiral Galaxy ESO 269-57 Astrophysics is the branch of astronomy that deals with the physics of the universe, including the physical properties (luminosity, density, temperature and chemical composition) of astronomical objects such as stars, galaxies, and the interstellar medium, as well as their interactions. ... An asteroid is a small, solid object in our Solar System, orbiting the Sun. ... Earth, also known as the Earth or Terra, is the third planet outward from the Sun. ... Law (a loanword from Old Norse lag), in politics and jurisprudence, is a set of rules or norms of conduct which mandate, proscribe or permit specified relationships among people and organizations, provide methods for ensuring the impartial treatment of such people, and provide punishments for those who do not follow... The supreme court in some countries, provinces, and states, is the highest court in that jurisdiction and functions as a court of last resort whose rulings cannot be appealed. ... An Internet filter (also known as an Internet nanny) is a piece of software, controlled by some authority (such as government or parents), that filters by keyword or blocks by URL what a web browser will display, usually for the benefit of children. ... Law (a loanword from Old Norse lag), in politics and jurisprudence, is a set of rules or norms of conduct which mandate, proscribe or permit specified relationships among people and organizations, provide methods for ensuring the impartial treatment of such people, and provide punishments for those who do not follow... VeriSign, Inc. ... Technology (Gr. ... Tōshiba (東芝) is a high technology electrical and electronics manufacturing firm, headquartered in Tokyo, Japan. ... Apple Computer, Inc. ... A grayscale fourth-generation iPod with earphones. ...

June 17, 2002

  • A federal forester ignited the massive wildfire that has charred more than 100,000 acres (400 kmĀ²) near Denver as she attempted to burn a letter from her estranged husband. Forestry technician Terry Barton, 38, acknowledged that she started the so-called Hayman fire while patrolling the Pike National Forest to enforce the campfire ban. Barton had earlier reported "discovering" a wildfire. See Hayman fire.
  • The Watergate scandal, which led to the resignation of American President Richard Nixon, started 30 years ago today

June 17 is the 168th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (169th in leap years), with 197 days remaining. ... 2002 is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Hayman fire was a forest fire southwest of Denver, Colorado that started on June 8, 2002. ... For the building complex for which the scandal was named, see Watergate Hotel. ... Order: 37th President Vice President: Spiro Agnew (1969–1973), Gerald R. Ford (1973–1974) Term of office: January 20, 1969 – August 9, 1974 Preceded by: Lyndon B. Johnson Succeeded by: Gerald R. Ford Date of birth: January 9, 1913 Place of birth: Yorba Linda, California Date of death: April 22...

June 15, 2002

June 15 is the 166th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (167th in leap years), with 199 days remaining. ... 2002 is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... ... Accountancy (British English) or accounting (American English) is the process of maintaining, auditing, and processing financial information for business purposes. ... Arthur Andersen LLP, based in Chicago, Illinois, was the fifth largest of the Big Five accounting firms and performed auditing, tax services, and consulting. ... Enron Corporation Enron Corporation is an energy trading and communications company based in Houston, Texas that employed around 21,000 people in mid-2001 (before bankruptcy). ...

June 14, 2002

  • A new terrorist organisation, Al Qanoon, claimed responsibility for an earlier suicide bomb attack aimed at the US consulate in Karachi in Pakistan. 11 people were killed in the bomb attack, and approximately 45 injured. The US has subsequently closed all diplomatic missions in Pakistan. (See also 2002 Karachi consulate attack.)

June 14 is the 165th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (166th in leap years), with 200 days remaining. ... 2002 is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Al-Qanoon is the name of a terrorist organisation which first came to attention when claiming responsibility for the Pakistan. ... The Karachi Port Trust Building Karachi (کراچي) is the largest city of Pakistan and the capital of the province of Sindh. ... On the morning of June 14, 2002, a truck with a fertilizer bomb driven by a suicide driver was detonated outside the US Consulate in Karachi, Pakistan. ...

June 11, 2002

June 11 is the 162nd day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (163rd in leap years), with 203 days remaining. ... 2002 is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Mohammed Zahir Shah (born October 16, 1914) was the last King of Afghanistan from 1933 to 1973. ... Loya Jirga (June 13, 2002) Loya jirga, occasionally loya jirgah, is a large meeting held in Afghanistan, originally attended by Pashtun groups but later including other ethnic groups. ... Technology (Gr. ... Microsoft Corporation, (NASDAQ: MSFT) headquartered in Redmond, Washington, USA, was founded in 1975 by Bill Gates and Paul Allen. ... A mite next to a gear chain produced using nanotechnology Nanotechnology as a collective term refers to technological developments on the nanometer scale, usually 0. ... International Business Machines Corporation (IBM, or colloquially, Big Blue) (NYSE: IBM) (incorporated June 15, 1911, in operation since 1888) is headquartered in Armonk, New York, USA. The company manufactures and sells computer hardware, software, and services. ... The punch card (or Hollerith card) is a recording medium for holding information for use by automated data processing machines. ...

June 10, 2002

June 10 is the 161st day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (162nd in leap years), with 204 days remaining. ... 2002 is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Terrorism is a controversial and subjective term with multiple definitions. ... Al-Qaeda (Arabic: القاعدة, the foundation or the base) is the name given to a worldwide network of militant Islamist organizations under the leadership of Osama bin Laden. ... A radiological weapon (or radiological dispersion device, RDD) is any weapon that is designed to spread radioactive contamination, either to kill, or to deny the use of an area (a modern version of salting the earth) and consists of a device (such as a nuclear or conventional explosive) which spreads... The term dirty bomb is most often used to refer to a Radiological Dispersal Device (RDD), a radiological weapon which combines radioactive material with conventional explosives. ... Map of Kashmir showing the Line of Control and disputed areas Market boats on Mar Canal, Srinigar by E. Molyneux, c. ... Shown in green is the Kashmiri region under Pakistani control. ... Nuclear war, or atomic war, is war in which nuclear weapons are used. ... The following is a list of figures who died in 2005. ... The Mafia, also referred to as La Cosa Nostra (Italian, variously translated as This Thing Of Ours or Our Thing), is the collective name of various secret organizations in Italy, Sicily, Corsica and the United States. ... John Gotti John Gotti (October 27, 1940 – June 10, 2002) (also known as The Dapper Don and The Teflon Don) was the boss of the Gambino crime family, New Yorks largest mafia family, and one of the most feared. ... When normal cells are damaged or old they undergo apoptosis; cancer cells, however, avoid apoptosis. ...

June 8, 2002

June 8 is the 159th day of the year in the Gregorian Calendar (160th in leap years), with 206 days remaining. ... 2002 is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Lennox Claudius Lewis (born 1965 in West Ham, London, England) is a British former boxer, who represented Canada in the Olympics and was a former heavyweight champion. ... Michael Gerard Tyson (born June 30, 1966, New York City, USA) is a former professional boxer and World Heavyweight Champion and is considered by some to be one of greatest heavyweight boxers of all time. ... The International Boxing Federation, or IBF, is one of many organizations which sanction championship boxing bouts, alongside the WBA, WBC, WBO, and a dozen or so others. ... This article is about a professional boxing organisation. ... 2004 Armed Forces Amateur Boxing Championships, held in 2003. ...

June 6, 2002

  • Singer and Grammy Award winner Robert Kelly (aka R. Kelly) was arrested and charged with having sex with an underaged girl.
  • A meteor explodes in the airspace west of Kashmir, raising fears that misidentifited meteor explosions could spark a nuclear war. [1]

June 6 is the 157th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (158th in leap years), with 208 days remaining. ... 2002 is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... The Grammy Awards, presented by the Recording Academy (an association of Americans professionally involved in the recorded music industry) for outstanding achievements in the recording industry, is one of four major music awards shows held annually in the United States (the Billboard Music Awards, the American Music Awards, and the... The name Robert Kelly can refer to: Robert Kelly the comedian Robert Kelly the poet. ... A burst of meteors A meteor is the visible path of a meteoroid that enters the Earths (or another bodys) atmosphere, commonly called a shooting star or falling star. ... Shown in green is the Kashmiri region under Pakistani control. ...

June 5, 2002

  • Elizabeth Smart kidnapped from her Salt Lake City home.
  • Sweden passes a law that allows homosexual couples to apply for both the national and the international adoption of children.

Back to Current events. June 5 is the 156th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (157th in leap years), with 209 days remaining. ... 2002 is a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... For the Canadian poet, see Elizabeth Smart (author) This photo of Elizabeth Smart was widely ditributed after her abduction from her bedroom in June of 2002. ... Homosexuality may refer to: A sexual orientation characterized by aesthetic attraction, romantic love, and sexual desire exclusively or almost exclusively for members of the same sex or gender identity. ... Adoption is the legal act of permanently placing a child with a parent or parents other than the birth parents. ... Ongoing events • 2005 Atlantic hurricane season • 2005 Gujarat Flood • 2005 Pacific hurricane season • Expo 2005 in Aichi, Japan • Fuel prices • Gomery Comm. ...


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