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Thursday, June 2, 2016

Google Doodles June 2016 (Part 1)



June 3, 2016 Copa América Centenario

Today marks the 100th year of the Copa América Games! This year, for the first time, the United States will host the longest running fútbol tournament of the Americas. Starting today, 16 teams will compete in 32 matches across 10 U.S. cities. Today's fiery matchup takes place at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara — right around the corner from Google headquarters in Mountain View. We'll be listening for the roar of the crowd!



June 3, 2016: Rhee Seund Ja’s 98th birthday

Children's Day is recognized on various days in many places around the world to honor children globally. It was first proclaimed by the World Conference for the Well-being of Children in 1925 and then established universally in 1954 to protect an "appropriate" day. The International Day for Protection of Children is observed in many countries as Children's Day on 1st June since 1950.



June 3, 2016: Rhee Seund Ja’s 98th birthday

Lotte Reininger created visually stunning and fantastical films using black cardboard, scissors, and boundless imagination. Pre-dating Walt Disney by nearly a decade, Reiniger pioneered a style of animation that relied on thousands of photos of paper cut-out silhouettes arranged to tell a story. It was a painstaking process that involved moving paper characters ever so slightly and snapping a photo of each movement.



June 2, 2016 Republic Day Italy 2016

Today we celebrate Italy's Festa della Repubblica! This year is particularly special, as it's the 70th anniversary of Italian Republic. It's also the 70th anniversary of the women's right to vote — thanks to the establishment of universal voting rights. Today's doodle by Alyssa Winans features the Presidential Palace and Museum, II Palazzo del Quirinale. Today, many Italians will spend the day watching parades and official national ceremonies in Rome.



June 1, 2016: Children's Day 2016

Children's Day is recognized on various days in many places around the world to honor children globally. It was first proclaimed by the World Conference for the Well-being of Children in 1925 and then established universally in 1954 to protect an "appropriate" day. The International Day for Protection of Children is observed in many countries as Children's Day on 1st June since 1950.

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