On June 1974 while on tour in Canada with the Kirov Ballet, Mikhail Baryshnikov defects in Toronto requesting political asylum. He would later join the New York City Ballet and the American Ballet Theatre where he would become artistic director.
Carl Gustav Jung July 1875 – 6 June was a Swiss psychotherapist and psychiatrist who founded analytical psychology. Jung proposed and developed the concepts of the extraverted and the introverted personality, archetypes, and the collective unconscious.
Leo Tolstoy's 186th birthday: Here's War and Peace in 186 words