Historical Events For June - 01
Friday, 02 December 2016
1952 East Germany closes its links with West on this day in history.
1952 On this day in history john Dewey, US philosopher (Common Faith), dies at 92
1955 F Melius Christiansen, composer, dies at 84 on this day in history.
1958 On June - 01 charles de Gaulle becomes premier of France
1958 General De Gaulle named the premier of France on June - 01.
1959 On June - 01 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 On this day in history oscar 2 (ham radio satellite) launched into Earth orbit
1962 USAF Maj Robert M White takes X-15 to 40,420 m on June - 01.
1963 On this day in history king Victor Emmanual III of Italy, becomes Emperor of Ethiopia
1964 On June - 01 rutkowski Bronislaw, composer, dies at 66
1965 On June - 01 a Penzias & R Wilson detect 3ø K primordial background radiation
1965 Explosion at Fukuoka, Japan kills 237 coal miners on June - 01.
1966 2,400 persons attend White House Conference on Civil Rights on June - 01.
1966 George Harrison is impressed by Ravi Shankar's concert in London on this day in history.
1967 Beatles release Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band in US & goes gold on June - 01.
1967 On June - 01 mayor-council form of government instituted for Washington, DC
1968 Helen Keller blind & deaf, dies at 87 on June - 01.
1968 On this day in history simon & Garfunkel's "Mrs Robinson" hits #1
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 June - 01.
1970 On this day in history soyuz 9 launched into Earth orbit for 18 days
1970 G Ungaretti, writer, dies at 82 on this day in history.
1971 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1973 On June - 01 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 On June - 01 ron Woods replaces Mick Taylor as Rolling Stone guitarist
1975 On this day in history steve Prefontaine, 5K (Olympics-4-1972), dies at 25