Historical Events In June - 01
Saturday, 23 June 2018
1952 East Germany closes its links with West on June - 01.
1952 On June - 01 john Dewey, US philosopher (Common Faith), dies at 92
1955 On June - 01 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 this day in history.
1960 Lester Patrick, NHL coach/star, dies at 76 on this day in history.
1962 On this day in history 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 this day in history king Victor Emmanual III of Italy, becomes Emperor of Ethiopia
1964 On this day in history rutkowski Bronislaw, composer, dies at 66
1965 A Penzias & R Wilson detect 3ø K primordial background radiation on this day in history.
1965 On June - 01 explosion at Fukuoka, Japan kills 237 coal miners
1966 On June - 01 2,400 persons attend White House Conference on Civil Rights
1966 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1967 On this day in history mayor-council form of government instituted for Washington, DC
1968 On this day in history helen Keller blind & deaf, dies at 87
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 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 G Ungaretti, writer, dies at 82 on June - 01.
1971 Ed Sullivan's final TV show on this day in history.
1971 On June - 01 perth Observatory discovers asteroid #2167 Erin
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 June - 01 paul McCartney & Wings release "Live & Let Die"
1973 Harvey S Firestone Jr, US tire manufacturer, dies at 75 on June - 01.
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 June - 01.
1975 Ron Woods replaces Mick Taylor as Rolling Stone guitarist on this day in history.
1975 Steve Prefontaine, 5K (Olympics-4-1972), dies at 25 on June - 01.