Historical Events Happened In June - 11
Thursday, 02 July 2015
1944 On this day in history first Serbian Orthodox cathedral in US, Cathedral of St Sava, NYC
1944 15 US aircraft carriers attack Japanese bases on Marianas on June - 11.
1947 On this day in history wW II sugar rationing finally ends
1947 WW II sugar rationing finally endd in US (began May 28, 1942) on this day in history.
1949 On June - 11 49th US Golf Open: Cary Middlecoff shoots a 286 at Medinah CC ILL
1949 On this day in history koci Xoxe, Albanian vice-premier, executed
1951 Mozambique becomes an oversea province of Portugal on June - 11.
1951 On June - 11 montagu Odd, cricket bat-maker (W G Grace), dies
1955 Jacques Lemaigre-Dubreuil, French industrialist, murdered on this day in history.
1956 Corrado Alvaro, Italian writer (Poesie grigio-verdi), dies at 61 on this day in history.
1957 On this day in history 12 die in a train crash in Vroman Colo
1959 Hovercraft demonstrated for the first time on June - 11.
1959 On this day in history postmaster General bans D.H. Lawrence's book, Lady Chatterley's Lover
1960 On June - 11 house packed with wedding celebrants collapses killing 30 (Pakistan)
1963 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is arrested for attempts to integrate Florida restaurants on this day in history.
1963 On June - 11 gov Wallace tries to prevent blacks registering at U of Alabama
1963 JFK says segregation is morally wrong & that it is "time to act" on this day in history.
1963 Quang Duc, Buddhist monk, immolates himself on a street in Saigon on this day in history.
1966 French & German media mistakenly report death of Roger Daltry on this day in history.
1966 On this day in history ethel Clayton, actress (Warning Shadows), dies at 82
1967 Israel and Syria accept terms of a U.N. cease-fire on this day in history.
1967 Race riot in Tampa Florida; National Guard mobilizes on this day in history.
1967 Billy Wells, Gong striker for Rank Films, dies at 79 on June - 11.
1969 David Bowie releases "Space Oddity" on this day in history.
1969 On June - 11 john L Lewis, formed (Congress of Industrial Org), dies at 89
1970 US leaves Wheelus AFB Libya on June - 11.
1970 On this day in history aleksandr F Kerenski, Russian premier (1917), dies at 89
1974 Bundy victim Georgann Hawkins disappears from UW, Seattle, Wash on June - 11.
1975 Floro Manuel Ugarte, composer, dies at 90 on this day in history.
1977 On this day in history dutch marines rescued hostages from a Moluccan held train in Holland
1977 ELO releases "Telephone Line" on June - 11.
1977 Seattle Slew wins Belmont Stakes & Triple Crown on June - 11.
1979 August Maes, Flemish actor/director (Farmer that Dies), dies at 85 on June - 11.
1980 On June - 11 e Bowell discovers asteroid #2531 Cambridge