Historical Events For June - 01
Saturday, 21 January 2017
1952 On June - 01 east Germany closes its links with West
1952 John Dewey, US philosopher (Common Faith), dies at 92 on this day in history.
1955 On this day in history f Melius Christiansen, composer, dies at 84
1958 On this day in history charles de Gaulle becomes premier of France
1958 General De Gaulle named the premier of France on this day in history.
1959 On this day in history constitution of Tunisia promulgated (National Day)
1960 Lester Patrick NHL coach/star, dies at 76 on June - 01.
1960 On June - 01 lester Patrick, NHL coach/star, dies at 76
1962 Oscar 2 (ham radio satellite) launched into Earth orbit on June - 01.
1962 USAF Maj Robert M White takes X-15 to 40,420 m on this day in history.
1963 King Victor Emmanual III of Italy, becomes Emperor of Ethiopia on this day in history.
1964 Rutkowski Bronislaw, composer, dies at 66 on June - 01.
1965 On June - 01 a Penzias & R Wilson detect 3ø K primordial background radiation
1965 On this day in history explosion at Fukuoka, Japan kills 237 coal miners
1966 2,400 persons attend White House Conference on Civil Rights on this day in history.
1966 On June - 01 george Harrison is impressed by Ravi Shankar's concert in London
1967 Beatles release Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band in US & goes gold on June - 01.
1967 On this day in history mayor-council form of government instituted for Washington, DC
1968 On June - 01 helen Keller blind & deaf, dies at 87
1968 Simon & Garfunkel's "Mrs Robinson" hits #1 on June - 01.
1968 Helen Keller, blind & deaf/author (Let us Have Faith), dies at 87 on June - 01.
1969 On June - 01 tobacco advertising is banned on Canadian radio & TV
1970 On June - 01 soyuz 9 launched into Earth orbit for 18 days
1970 On this day in history g Ungaretti, writer, dies at 82
1971 Ed Sullivan's final TV show on June - 01.
1971 On this day in history perth Observatory discovers asteroid #2167 Erin
1971 Reinhold Niebuhr, US theologist (Nature & Destiny of Man), dies at 78 on June - 01.
1973 Greece becomes a republic, scrapping its monarchy on June - 01.
1973 On this day in history paul McCartney & Wings release "Live & Let Die"
1973 On June - 01 harvey S Firestone Jr, US tire manufacturer, dies at 75
1974 On June - 01 bundy victim Brenda Ball disappears from Burien, Wash
1975 Calif Angel Nolan Ryan 4th no-hitter beats Balt Orioles, 1-0 on this day in history.
1975 Ron Woods replaces Mick Taylor as Rolling Stone guitarist on June - 01.
1975 Steve Prefontaine, 5K (Olympics-4-1972), dies at 25 on this day in history.