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On this day: June 10

Published On: Jun 06 2013 06:54:59 PM EDT   Updated On: Jun 10 2013 02:00:00 AM EDT

The first SOS signal is sent, the Six-Day War ends, Spencer Tracy and Ray Charles die, the Apple II computer goes on sale, and Affirmed becomes the last horse to capture the Triple Crown, all on this day.

OTD June 10 - Jardin des Plantes
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1793: The Jardin des Plantes museum opens in Paris. A year later, it would become the first public zoo.


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