Historical Events Happened In June - 11
Thursday, 28 May 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 June - 11.
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 Koci Xoxe, Albanian vice-premier, executed on June - 11.
1951 Mozambique becomes an oversea province of Portugal on this day in history.
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 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 Hovercraft demonstrated for the first time on June - 11.
1959 On this day in history 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 June - 11 dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is arrested for attempts to integrate Florida restaurants.
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 this day in history.
1963 On June - 11 quang Duc, Buddhist monk, immolates himself on a street in Saigon
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 this day in history.
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 David Bowie releases "Space Oddity" on June - 11.
1969 On this day in history john L Lewis, formed (Congress of Industrial Org), dies at 89
1970 US leaves Wheelus AFB Libya on this day in history.
1970 On this day in history aleksandr F Kerenski, Russian premier (1917), dies at 89
1974 Bundy victim Georgann Hawkins disappears from UW, Seattle, Wash on June - 11.
1975 On June - 11 floro Manuel Ugarte, composer, dies at 90
1977 Dutch marines rescued hostages from a Moluccan held train in Holland on June - 11.
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