Today in history 22 June

22 June 1941: Germany, Italy & Romania declare war on Soviet Union
22 June 1986: The controversial Hand of God goal by Diego Maradona in the quarter-finals of the 1986 FIFA World Cup match between Argentina and England is scored. This was later followed by the Goal of the Century (also by Maradona). Argentina wins win 2–1 (and go on to win the world cup).
22 June1990: Checkpoint Charlie is dismantled in Berlin.
22 June 2010: Kurdish rebels claim responsibility for a bus bomb in Istanbul, Turkey; five people were killed and twelve people injured
22 June 2002: Earthquake kills at least 260 in western Iran
22 June 2013: UNESCO officially names Mount Fuji a World Heritage Site

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