June 26 in history: First Grand Pix, first practical helicopter and more

From the United Nations Charter to the first DNA sequence -- we've covered it all. 

1906

 First Grand Prix car race is held in France

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1936

World's first practical helicopter lifts off from Germany

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1945

United Nations Charter signed by 50 countries in San Francisco

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2000

US Human Genome Project announces first DNA sequence

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2015

Sri Lanka President Sirisena dissolves parliament

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