Squiz the Day – 2 June 2021
12.30pm (AEST) – The Healing Foundation CEO Fiona Cornforth addresses the National Press Club – Canberra
Foundation of the Republic Day – Italy
Start of the United Nations special session on corruption (on until 4 June) – New York
ABS Data Release – Australian National Accounts, March
A birthday for Steve Smith, former Aussie cricket captain (1989)
• Alexander Graham Bell making first sound transmission (1875)
• Queen Elizabeth II’s coronation in Westminster Abbey (1953)
• Timothy McVeigh being found guilty of 1995 Oklahoma City bombing that killed 168 (1997)
• the birthdays of explorer William Lawson (1774) and Thomas Hardy (1840)
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