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*[[1878]]: [[Cyprus Convention]]: The Ottoman Empire ceded [[Cyprus]] to the United Kingdom but retained nominal title.
 
*[[1878]]: [[Cyprus Convention]]: The Ottoman Empire ceded [[Cyprus]] to the United Kingdom but retained nominal title.
 
*[[1959]]: [[Greece]] rejected a Soviet note urging that no missile bases be established on Greek soil.
 
*[[1959]]: [[Greece]] rejected a Soviet note urging that no missile bases be established on Greek soil.
*[[1977]]: Greece released five British plane-spotters imprisoned for spying; they were released after 10 weeks in jail.  ([http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/june/4/newsid_2527000/2527187.stm BBC])
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*[[1977]]: Greece released five British plane-spotters, imprisoned for spying, after 10 weeks in jail.  ([http://news.bbc.co.uk/onthisday/hi/dates/stories/june/4/newsid_2527000/2527187.stm BBC])
*[[1993]]: FYROM reject Slobodan Milosevic's initiative to settle their dispute with [[Greece]] by being known as "Slavic Macedonia"
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*[[1993]]: FYROM rejected Slobodan Milosevic's initiative to settle their dispute with [[Greece]] by being known as "Slavic Macedonia"
 
*[[1993]]: [[Greece]] claimed that she lost $2.6 billion on account of the EU embargo against Yugoslavia.  
 
*[[1993]]: [[Greece]] claimed that she lost $2.6 billion on account of the EU embargo against Yugoslavia.  
'''Births'''
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*Births: [[Socrates]], ancient philosopher ([[470 BC]]); [[Karolos Papoulias]], President of the Hellenic Republic ([[1929]]); [[Giourkas Seitaridis]], football player ([[1981]])
*[[470 BC]]: [[Socrates]], ancient philosopher
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*Deaths: [[Dinos Eliopoulos]], actor ([[2001]])
*[[1929]]: [[Karolos Papoulias]], President of the Hellenic Republic
 
*[[1981]]: [[Giourkas Seitaridis]], football player
 
'''Deaths'''
 
*[[2001]]: [[Dinos Eliopoulos]], actor
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
<span style="font-size:11px; padding-top:3px; border-top:1px solid #dedede;">Recent days: [[June 3]] - [[June 2]]</span>
 
<span style="font-size:11px; padding-top:3px; border-top:1px solid #dedede;">Recent days: [[June 3]] - [[June 2]]</span>
 
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Revision as of 13:49, May 30, 2008

June 4

  • 1878: Cyprus Convention: The Ottoman Empire ceded Cyprus to the United Kingdom but retained nominal title.
  • 1959: Greece rejected a Soviet note urging that no missile bases be established on Greek soil.
  • 1977: Greece released five British plane-spotters, imprisoned for spying, after 10 weeks in jail. (BBC)
  • 1993: FYROM rejected Slobodan Milosevic's initiative to settle their dispute with Greece by being known as "Slavic Macedonia"
  • 1993: Greece claimed that she lost $2.6 billion on account of the EU embargo against Yugoslavia.
  • Births: Socrates, ancient philosopher (470 BC); Karolos Papoulias, President of the Hellenic Republic (1929); Giourkas Seitaridis, football player (1981)
  • Deaths: Dinos Eliopoulos, actor (2001)

Recent days: June 3 - June 2