Historical Events Happened In June - 11
Monday, 27 April 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 this day in history.
1947 On June - 11 wW II sugar rationing finally ends
1947 On this day in history wW II sugar rationing finally endd in US (began May 28, 1942)
1949 On this day in history 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 On June - 11 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 Hovercraft demonstrated for the first time on this day in history.
1959 Postmaster General bans D.H. Lawrence's book, Lady Chatterley's Lover on this day in history.
1960 House packed with wedding celebrants collapses killing 30 (Pakistan) on this day in history.
1963 On this day in history dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is arrested for attempts to integrate Florida restaurants.
1963 Gov Wallace tries to prevent blacks registering at U of Alabama on June - 11.
1963 On June - 11 jFK says segregation is morally wrong & that it is "time to act"
1963 On this day in history quang Duc, Buddhist monk, immolates himself on a street in Saigon
1966 French & German media mistakenly report death of Roger Daltry on June - 11.
1966 Ethel Clayton, actress (Warning Shadows), dies at 82 on this day in history.
1967 On this day in history israel and Syria accept terms of a U.N. cease-fire.
1967 Race riot in Tampa Florida; National Guard mobilizes on June - 11.
1967 On this day in history billy Wells, Gong striker for Rank Films, dies at 79
1969 David Bowie releases "Space Oddity" on this day in history.
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 On June - 11 aleksandr F Kerenski, Russian premier (1917), dies at 89
1974 On June - 11 bundy victim Georgann Hawkins disappears from UW, Seattle, Wash
1975 Floro Manuel Ugarte, composer, dies at 90 on June - 11.
1977 On this day in history dutch marines rescued hostages from a Moluccan held train in Holland
1977 ELO releases "Telephone Line" on this day in history.
1977 On June - 11 seattle Slew wins Belmont Stakes & Triple Crown
1979 On this day in history august Maes, Flemish actor/director (Farmer that Dies), dies at 85
1980 On this day in history e Bowell discovers asteroid #2531 Cambridge