Wikipedia:Recent additions/2014/June

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
"Did you know...?"
Discussion WT:DYK
Rules WP:DYK
Supplementary rules WP:DYKSG
Noms (awaiting approval) WP:DYKN
Reviewing guide WP:DYKR
Noms (approved) WP:DYKNA
Preps & Queues T:DYK/Q
Currently on Main Page
Main Page errors WP:ERRORS
Archive of DYKs WP:DYKA
Stats WP:DYKSTATS

This is a record of material that was recently featured on the Main Page as part of Did you know?. Recently created new articles, greatly expanded former stub articles, and recently promoted Good Articles are eligible, and you can submit them for consideration.

Archives are grouped by month of Main page appearance. To find which archive contains the fact that appeared on Did You Know?, return to the article and click "What links here" to the left of the article. Then, in the dropdown menu provided for namespace, choose Wikipedia and click "Go". When you find "Wikipedia:Recent additions" and a number, click it and search for the article name.

Current archive

2017 January February March April May June
2016 January February March April May June July August September October November December
2015 January February March April May June July August September October November December
2014 January February March April May June July August September October November December
2013 January February March April May June July August September October November December
2012 January February March April May June July August September October November December
2011 January February March April May June July August September October November December
2010 January February March April May June July August September October November December
2009 January February March April May June July August September October November December
2008 January February March April May June July August September October November December
2007 January February March April May June July August September October November December
2006 January February March April May June July August September October November December
2005 January February March April May June July August September October November December
2004 Started February March April May June July August September October November December

Edit the DYK archive navigation template

Did you know...

Please add the line ==={{subst:CURRENTDAY}} {{subst:CURRENTMONTHNAME}} {{subst:CURRENTYEAR}}=== for each new day and the time the set was removed from the DYK template at the top for the newly posted set of archived hooks. This will ensure all times are based on UTC time and accurate. This page should be archived once a month. Thanks.

30 June 2014

  • 16:15, 30 June 2014 (UTC)

Carlos Ruiz

  • 03:40, 30 June 2014 (UTC)

Rainer with a specimen of cervical vertebrae

29 June 2014

  • 16:00, 29 June 2014 (UTC)

Denmark Street at its junction with Charing Cross Road, looking at Chris Bryant's Musical Instruments

  • 08:00, 29 June 2014 (UTC)

A prawn cocktail

  • 00:00, 29 June 2014 (UTC)

A bright marquee is reflected over a wet, dark street; the name Riverview is visible above.

28 June 2014

  • 16:00, 28 June 2014 (UTC)

Charles Loraine Smith on a horse

  • 08:15, 28 June 2014 (UTC)

Dracaena kaweesakii

  • 00:30, 28 June 2014 (UTC)

Pi-Chacán‎ sculpture, Tübingen

27 June 2014

  • 16:00, 27 June 2014 (UTC)

Frankish Tower

  • 08:00, 27 June 2014 (UTC)

Edmondston-Alston House

  • 00:00, 27 June 2014 (UTC)

Mahaganapati

  • ... that Mahaganapati (pictured) is a depiction of the Supreme Being?
  • ... that the Huysman Gallery of Los Angeles closed after less than a year due to a controversial poster for its War Babies exhibition?
  • ... that the French missionary and explorer Prosper Philippe Augouard was dubbed "Cannibal Bishop"?
  • ... that the Soviet Armenian newspaper Kommunist became the opposition newspaper Golos Armenii in the 1990s?
  • ... that Thakur Ganpat Singh was re-elected to the Ajmer Legislative Assembly with an increased margin, after his election had been declared void in 1953?
  • ... that the 1967 song "Days of Pearly Spencer" features a "strange 'phoned-in' chorus"?
  • ... that at the time, King William IV's public mourning of his son-in-law, the husband of his illegitimate daughter Lady Augusta FitzClarence, was considered scandalous?

26 June 2014

  • 08:00, 26 June 2014 (UTC)

Flag of Sierra Leone

  • 00:00, 26 June 2014 (UTC)

Elephants at a waterhole in Tsavo East National Park in Kenya

25 June 2014

  • 16:00, 25 June 2014 (UTC)

Jake Gyllenhaal

  • 08:00, 25 June 2014 (UTC)

St. Joseph's Church in Semarang

  • 00:00, 25 June 2014 (UTC)

Boletus appendiculatus, Eggingen, Germany

24 June 2014

  • 16:14, 24 June 2014 (UTC)

Arch-braced hammerbeam roof in Church of St Thomas, Thurstonland

  • 08:30, 24 June 2014 (UTC)

Hideki Tōjō

  • 00:45, 24 June 2014 (UTC)

Heather Willauer holding samples of synthetic fuel

23 June 2014

  • 13:50, 23 June 2014 (UTC)

Modi sworn in as the Prime Minister

  • 05:35, 23 June 2014 (UTC)

Bernward Column in Hildesheim Cathedral, 2005

22 June 2014

  • 21:20, 22 June 2014 (UTC)

Katy Perry at the UNICEF Snowflake Ball 2012 in New York City

  • 07:25, 22 June 2014 (UTC)

U.S. Airmail (Graf Zeppelin) stamp of 1930

21 June 2014

  • 23:10, 21 June 2014 (UTC)

Landing on Stac Lee (from St Kilda)

  • 08:55, 21 June 2014 (UTC)

The Ram's Head and the Stork, features of Treak Cliff Cavern

  • 01:10, 21 June 2014 (UTC)

Audie L. Murphy

20 June 2014

  • 13:35, 20 June 2014 (UTC)

Flag of São Tomé and Príncipe

  • 05:20, 20 June 2014 (UTC)

Schloss Weimar, view from the south

19 June 2014

  • 21:05, 19 June 2014 (UTC)

Kakan Hermansson

  • 12:50, 19 June 2014 (UTC)

Synanthedon myopaeformis

  • 04:35, 19 June 2014 (UTC)

An aerial view of NOAAS Pisces (R 226)

18 June 2014

  • 20:35, 18 June 2014 (UTC)

Male Wakatobi flowerpecker

  • 05:54, 18 June 2014 (UTC)

Papercut self-portrait

17 June 2014

  • 21:54, 17 June 2014 (UTC)

South and east elevations, 2013

  • 13:50, 17 June 2014 (UTC)

A mare and foal of the Exmoor breed

Sílvia Pérez Cruz in 2008

16 June 2014

  • 21:48, 16 June 2014 (UTC)

Southern black flycatcher

  • 10:00, 16 June 2014 (UTC)

National emblem of Oman

  • 01:27, 16 June 2014 (UTC)

Budd SPV-2000

15 June 2014

  • 09:05, 15 June 2014 (UTC)

Baggböle manor

  • 01:20, 15 June 2014 (UTC)

Felton Hervey in a group

14 June 2014

  • 16:00, 14 June 2014 (UTC)

A sciapod from Pliny's Natural History

  • 08:00, 14 June 2014 (UTC)

WonderSwan

  • 00:00, 14 June 2014 (UTC)

Man in the mud

13 June 2014

  • 16:00, 13 June 2014 (UTC)

Typhoon Pat on August 30, 1985

  • 08:00, 13 June 2014 (UTC)

Haplochromis vonlinnei

  • 00:00, 13 June 2014 (UTC)

Underground lake

12 June 2014

  • 16:00, 12 June 2014 (UTC)

Justina Ford

  • 08:00, 12 June 2014 (UTC)

Chippenham Lodge with significant damage from the February 2011 Christchurch earthquake

  • 00:00, 12 June 2014 (UTC)

Meditation, by Lang Jingshan

11 June 2014

  • 16:00, 11 June 2014 (UTC)

Drawing of the blue nuthatch (subspecies Sitta azurea nigriventer) by David William Mitchell and Joseph Wolf, from George Robert Gray's Genera of Birds (c. 1844-49).

  • 08:00, 11 June 2014 (UTC)

Jessie Traill in 1936

  • 00:00, 11 June 2014 (UTC)

Kent vs Lancashire at Canterbury, 1906

10 June 2014

  • 12:00, 10 June 2014 (UTC)

Parade in 2006

  • 00:00, 10 June 2014 (UTC)

President Barack Obama greets Jack Hoffman in the Oval Office, April 29 2013

9 June 2014

  • 12:00, 9 June 2014 (UTC)

Cymbiola nobilis

  • 00:00, 9 June 2014 (UTC)

Cumberland Island horses on the beach

8 June 2014

  • 12:00, 8 June 2014 (UTC)

Soraya Post

  • 00:00, 8 June 2014 (UTC)

June 4 Memorial Museum

7 June 2014

  • 12:00, 7 June 2014 (UTC)

Close-up of 'Meiclusif', a rose by Meilland

  • 00:00, 7 June 2014 (UTC)

Approaching Omaha

6 June 2014

  • 11:48, 6 June 2014 (UTC)

Venus de Quinipily

5 June 2014

  • 23:33, 5 June 2014 (UTC)

Most of the buildings in the district

  • 11:18, 5 June 2014 (UTC)

Bill Gates in 2013

4 June 2014

  • 23:03, 4 June 2014 (UTC)

Hezilo chandelier

  • 10:48, 4 June 2014 (UTC)

Postcard of a Sun Lounge interior

3 June 2014

  • 22:33, 3 June 2014 (UTC)

Race horse wearing a nasal strip

  • 10:18, 3 June 2014 (UTC)

Xu Lai

2 June 2014

  • 22:03, 2 June 2014 (UTC)

The Speyer wine bottle

  • 09:48, 2 June 2014 (UTC)

Clal Center, Jerusalem, Israel

1 June 2014

  • 21:33, 1 June 2014 (UTC)

Princess Marie of Baden, c. 1842

  • 09:18, 1 June 2014 (UTC)

Flag of the Gambia

Retrieved from "https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Wikipedia:Recent_additions/2014/June&oldid=615120767"
This content was retrieved from Wikipedia : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Recent_additions/2014/June
This page is based on the copyrighted Wikipedia article "Wikipedia:Recent additions/2014/June"; it is used under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License (CC-BY-SA). You may redistribute it, verbatim or modified, providing that you comply with the terms of the CC-BY-SA