Historical Events Happened In June - 11
Thursday, 18 December 2014
1944 On this day in history first Serbian Orthodox cathedral in US, Cathedral of St Sava, NYC
1944 On June - 11 15 US aircraft carriers attack Japanese bases on Marianas
1947 On June - 11 wW II sugar rationing finally ends
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 this day in history.
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 this day in history 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 June - 11.
1959 On June - 11 hovercraft demonstrated for the first time
1959 On June - 11 postmaster General bans D.H. Lawrence's book, Lady Chatterley's Lover
1960 On this day in history house packed with wedding celebrants collapses killing 30 (Pakistan)
1963 Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is arrested for attempts to integrate Florida restaurants on June - 11.
1963 Gov Wallace tries to prevent blacks registering at U of Alabama on this day in history.
1963 On this day in history 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 On June - 11 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 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 On this day in history david Bowie releases "Space Oddity"
1969 John L Lewis, formed (Congress of Industrial Org), dies at 89 on this day in history.
1970 On this day in history uS leaves Wheelus AFB Libya
1970 On this day in history aleksandr F Kerenski, Russian premier (1917), dies at 89
1974 On this day in history bundy victim Georgann Hawkins disappears from UW, Seattle, Wash
1975 Floro Manuel Ugarte, composer, dies at 90 on this day in history.
1977 Dutch marines rescued hostages from a Moluccan held train in Holland on June - 11.
1977 ELO releases "Telephone Line" on this day in history.
1977 On June - 11 seattle Slew wins Belmont Stakes & Triple Crown
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