Historical Events Happened In June - 01
Friday, 31 October 2014
1952 On this day in history east Germany closes its links with West
1952 On June - 01 john Dewey, US philosopher (Common Faith), dies at 92
1955 F Melius Christiansen, composer, dies at 84 on June - 01.
1958 Charles de Gaulle becomes premier of France on June - 01.
1958 On June - 01 general De Gaulle named the premier of France
1959 Constitution of Tunisia promulgated (National Day) on this day in history.
1960 On June - 01 lester Patrick NHL coach/star, dies at 76
1960 Lester Patrick, NHL coach/star, dies at 76 on June - 01.
1962 On June - 01 oscar 2 (ham radio satellite) launched into Earth orbit
1962 On June - 01 uSAF Maj Robert M White takes X-15 to 40,420 m
1963 On June - 01 king Victor Emmanual III of Italy, becomes Emperor of Ethiopia
1964 On June - 01 rutkowski Bronislaw, composer, dies at 66
1965 A Penzias & R Wilson detect 3ø K primordial background radiation on June - 01.
1965 Explosion at Fukuoka, Japan kills 237 coal miners on June - 01.
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 On June - 01 beatles release Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band in US & goes gold
1967 Mayor-council form of government instituted for Washington, DC on this day in history.
1968 Helen Keller blind & deaf, dies at 87 on this day in history.
1968 Simon & Garfunkel's "Mrs Robinson" hits #1 on June - 01.
1968 On this day in history helen Keller, blind & deaf/author (Let us Have Faith), dies at 87
1969 Tobacco advertising is banned on Canadian radio & TV on this day in history.
1970 On June - 01 soyuz 9 launched into Earth orbit for 18 days
1970 G Ungaretti, writer, dies at 82 on June - 01.
1971 On June - 01 ed Sullivan's final TV show
1971 Perth Observatory discovers asteroid #2167 Erin on this day in history.
1971 Reinhold Niebuhr, US theologist (Nature & Destiny of Man), dies at 78 on this day in history.
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 Harvey S Firestone Jr, US tire manufacturer, dies at 75 on June - 01.
1974 On this day in history 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 On June - 01 ron Woods replaces Mick Taylor as Rolling Stone guitarist
1975 On June - 01 steve Prefontaine, 5K (Olympics-4-1972), dies at 25