November 06

This Day in History

2010

World’s Largest Christ Statue Completed

"On this day in 2010, on a windy afternoon that threatened to topple the almighty project, the town of Swiebodzin, Poland, erected the largest statue of Christ ever built. Pomnik Chrystusa Króla, … (more...)

1975

Moroccan "Green March" Converges in Tarfaya

"On this day in 1975, 350,000 Moroccans, at the behest of their government, marched peacefully into the Western Sahara in what is known as the ""Green March."" The march was organised in order to … (more...)

1962

U.N. Condemns Apartheid

The United Nations General Assembly adopts a resolution condemning South Africa's racist apartheid policies and calls on all member states to terminate economic and military relations with the … (more...)