Historical Events For June - 11
Monday, 24 April 2017
1944 First Serbian Orthodox cathedral in US, Cathedral of St Sava, NYC on this day in history.
1944 On this day in history 15 US aircraft carriers attack Japanese bases on Marianas
1947 WW II sugar rationing finally ends on this day in history.
1947 On June - 11 wW II sugar rationing finally endd in US (began May 28, 1942)
1949 49th US Golf Open: Cary Middlecoff shoots a 286 at Medinah CC ILL on June - 11.
1949 Koci Xoxe, Albanian vice-premier, executed on June - 11.
1951 On this day in history mozambique becomes an oversea province of Portugal
1951 On June - 11 montagu Odd, cricket bat-maker (W G Grace), dies
1955 Jacques Lemaigre-Dubreuil, French industrialist, murdered on June - 11.
1956 Corrado Alvaro, Italian writer (Poesie grigio-verdi), dies at 61 on this day in history.
1957 12 die in a train crash in Vroman Colo on this day in history.
1959 Hovercraft demonstrated for the first time on June - 11.
1959 On June - 11 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 On this day in history dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is arrested for attempts to integrate Florida restaurants.
1963 On this day in history gov Wallace tries to prevent blacks registering at U of Alabama
1963 On this day in history jFK says segregation is morally wrong & that it is "time to act"
1963 Quang Duc, Buddhist monk, immolates himself on a street in Saigon on June - 11.
1966 On this day in history french & German media mistakenly report death of Roger Daltry
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 June - 11.
1967 On June - 11 race riot in Tampa Florida; National Guard mobilizes
1967 Billy Wells, Gong striker for Rank Films, dies at 79 on this day in history.
1969 On this day in history david Bowie releases "Space Oddity"
1969 John L Lewis, formed (Congress of Industrial Org), dies at 89 on June - 11.
1970 On June - 11 uS leaves Wheelus AFB Libya
1970 Aleksandr F Kerenski, Russian premier (1917), dies at 89 on June - 11.
1974 On June - 11 bundy victim Georgann Hawkins disappears from UW, Seattle, Wash
1975 On this day in history floro Manuel Ugarte, composer, dies at 90
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 this day in history.
1979 On June - 11 august Maes, Flemish actor/director (Farmer that Dies), dies at 85
1980 On this day in history e Bowell discovers asteroid #2531 Cambridge