June 23 in history: The International Olympic Committee founded and more

Updated: Jun 23, 2021, 08:22 AM(IST)

From The International Olympic Committee being founded to the Antarctic Treaty coming into force. Here is what happened in history today. 

1894

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) is founded.

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1961

The Antarctic Treaty comes into force.

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1985

Terrorist bomb Air India killing 329. 

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2013

Wallenda becomes 1st to cross Grand Canyon on high wire.

(Photograph:WION)

2016

The UK votes in favour of Brexit. 

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