Historical Events For June - 11
Tuesday, 17 January 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 June - 11.
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 this day in history.
1951 Mozambique becomes an oversea province of Portugal on this day in history.
1951 Montagu Odd, cricket bat-maker (W G Grace), dies on this day in history.
1955 On June - 11 jacques Lemaigre-Dubreuil, French industrialist, murdered
1956 On this day in history corrado Alvaro, Italian writer (Poesie grigio-verdi), dies at 61
1957 On June - 11 12 die in a train crash in Vroman Colo
1959 On June - 11 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 this day in history.
1963 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is arrested for attempts to integrate Florida restaurants on this day in history.
1963 Gov Wallace tries to prevent blacks registering at U of Alabama on this day in history.
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 On this day in history french & German media mistakenly report death of Roger Daltry
1966 Ethel Clayton, actress (Warning Shadows), dies at 82 on this day in history.
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 this day in history uS leaves Wheelus AFB Libya
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 Dutch marines rescued hostages from a Moluccan held train in Holland on June - 11.
1977 On June - 11 eLO releases "Telephone Line"
1977 Seattle Slew wins Belmont Stakes & Triple Crown on this day in history.
1979 August Maes, Flemish actor/director (Farmer that Dies), dies at 85 on this day in history.
1980 On this day in history e Bowell discovers asteroid #2531 Cambridge