Historical Events Happened In June - 01
Saturday, 13 February 2016
1952 On this day in history east Germany closes its links with West
1952 On this day in history john Dewey, US philosopher (Common Faith), dies at 92
1955 F Melius Christiansen, composer, dies at 84 on June - 01.
1958 On June - 01 charles de Gaulle becomes premier of France
1958 General De Gaulle named the premier of France on this day in history.
1959 On June - 01 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 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 On June - 01 king Victor Emmanual III of Italy, becomes Emperor of Ethiopia
1964 On June - 01 rutkowski Bronislaw, composer, dies at 66
1965 On this day in history a Penzias & R Wilson detect 3ø K primordial background radiation
1965 Explosion at Fukuoka, Japan kills 237 coal miners on June - 01.
1966 On June - 01 2,400 persons attend White House Conference on Civil Rights
1966 George Harrison is impressed by Ravi Shankar's concert in London on June - 01.
1967 Beatles release Sgt Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band in US & goes gold on this day in history.
1967 On June - 01 mayor-council form of government instituted for Washington, DC
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 Helen Keller, blind & deaf/author (Let us Have Faith), dies at 87 on this day in history.
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 On this day in history g Ungaretti, writer, dies at 82
1971 Ed Sullivan's final TV show on this day in history.
1971 Perth Observatory discovers asteroid #2167 Erin on this day in history.
1971 On June - 01 reinhold Niebuhr, US theologist (Nature & Destiny of Man), dies at 78
1973 On this day in history greece becomes a republic, scrapping its monarchy
1973 Paul McCartney & Wings release "Live & Let Die" on June - 01.
1973 Harvey S Firestone Jr, US tire manufacturer, dies at 75 on June - 01.
1974 Bundy victim Brenda Ball disappears from Burien, Wash on June - 01.
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 this day in history.
1975 On this day in history steve Prefontaine, 5K (Olympics-4-1972), dies at 25