Historical Events For June - 11
Sunday, 24 September 2017
1944 On June - 11 first Serbian Orthodox cathedral in US, Cathedral of St Sava, NYC
1944 15 US aircraft carriers attack Japanese bases on Marianas on this day in history.
1947 WW II sugar rationing finally ends on this day in history.
1947 WW II sugar rationing finally endd in US (began May 28, 1942) on June - 11.
1949 49th US Golf Open: Cary Middlecoff shoots a 286 at Medinah CC ILL on June - 11.
1949 On June - 11 koci Xoxe, Albanian vice-premier, executed
1951 On this day in history mozambique becomes an oversea province of Portugal
1951 Montagu Odd, cricket bat-maker (W G Grace), dies on June - 11.
1955 Jacques Lemaigre-Dubreuil, French industrialist, murdered on this day in history.
1956 On this day in history corrado Alvaro, Italian writer (Poesie grigio-verdi), dies at 61
1957 12 die in a train crash in Vroman Colo on this day in history.
1959 On this day in history hovercraft demonstrated for the first time
1959 Postmaster General bans D.H. Lawrence's book, Lady Chatterley's Lover on June - 11.
1960 House packed with wedding celebrants collapses killing 30 (Pakistan) on June - 11.
1963 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is arrested for attempts to integrate Florida restaurants on June - 11.
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 June - 11.
1963 On June - 11 quang Duc, Buddhist monk, immolates himself on a street in Saigon
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 On June - 11 israel and Syria accept terms of a U.N. cease-fire.
1967 On this day in history 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 June - 11 david Bowie releases "Space Oddity"
1969 John L Lewis, formed (Congress of Industrial Org), dies at 89 on this day in history.
1970 US leaves Wheelus AFB Libya on June - 11.
1970 On June - 11 aleksandr F Kerenski, Russian premier (1917), dies at 89
1974 Bundy victim Georgann Hawkins disappears from UW, Seattle, Wash on June - 11.
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 On this day in history eLO releases "Telephone Line"
1977 On June - 11 seattle Slew wins Belmont Stakes & Triple Crown
1979 August Maes, Flemish actor/director (Farmer that Dies), dies at 85 on this day in history.
1980 E Bowell discovers asteroid #2531 Cambridge on June - 11.