On this day: June 25

Published On: Jun 23 2013 09:16:35 PM CDT   Updated On: Jun 25 2014 01:00:00 AM CDT

Custer makes his last stand, France surrenders to Germany during World War II, Anne Frank's diary is published, the Korean War begins, and Farrah Fawcett and Michael Jackson both die, all on this day.

OTD June 25 - Korean War
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1950: The Korean War begins with North Korea crossing the 38th parallel at dawn to invade South Korea. Outgunned, South Korea would see Seoul fall for the first time during the war two days later. American forces would arrive in South Korea to help the regime in early July.

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