This Day in History
2014 Abdel Fattah el-Sisi is elected President of Egypt
2011 19th UEFA Champions League Final: Barcelona beats Manchester United 3-1 at London
2008 The first meeting of the Constituent Assembly of Nepal formally declares Nepal a republic, ending the 240-year reign of the Shah dynasty.
2006 Indianapolis 500: Sam Hornish Jr wins in 3:10:58.7590 (252.804 km/h)
2006 59th Cannes Film Festival: "The Wind That Shakes the Barley" directed by Ken Loach wins the Palme d'Or
2006 Barry Bonds hits his 715th career home run, passing Babe Ruth on the all-time list
2004 The Iraqi Governing Council chooses Ayad Allawi, a longtime anti-Saddam Hussein exile, to become Prime Minister of Iraq's interim government.
2003 Patrick Roy officially announces his retirement from the NHL
2003 Peter Hollingworth becomes the first Governor-General of Australia to resign his office as a result of criticism of his conduct.
2003 11th UEFA Champions League Final: Milan beats Juventus (0-0, 3-2 on penalties) at Manchester
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