Acclaimed poet Victor Hugo once famously said, ‘What is history? An echo of the past in the future, a reflex from the future on the past’ Isn't it true that we have evolved from Neanderthals to social animals with the help of knowledge that we have gathered over several centuries? By learning from our past mistakes and improving, we left the wilderness behind and settled in well-planned civilizations. However, many a times, we humans have taken decisions of such catastrophic proportions that several civilizations have perished under its effect. Truly, the human being is capable of doing the impossible. Numerous stories of triumph and ruination are engraved in the pages of history. Let us delve into the realms of history and visit the bygone times to develop a better understanding of what has shaped our present. June 3rd is a date filled with many such episodes of glory as well as sorrow. It was on this day that emperors were dethroned by conspirators and the public rose in rebellion against their supreme leaders. Explorations of the new world led to new discoveries and path-breaking achievements in the field of science and technology. Battles were fought and justice was served. So without further ado tune in to know more about this eventful date in history!