Historical Events In June - 11
Saturday, 21 April 2018
1944 First Serbian Orthodox cathedral in US, Cathedral of St Sava, NYC on June - 11.
1944 15 US aircraft carriers attack Japanese bases on Marianas on June - 11.
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 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 this day in history.
1951 Mozambique becomes an oversea province of Portugal on June - 11.
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 June - 11 corrado Alvaro, Italian writer (Poesie grigio-verdi), dies at 61
1957 12 die in a train crash in Vroman Colo on June - 11.
1959 Hovercraft demonstrated for the first time on June - 11.
1959 Postmaster General bans D.H. Lawrence's book, Lady Chatterley's Lover on this day in history.
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 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 Quang Duc, Buddhist monk, immolates himself on a street in Saigon on June - 11.
1966 French & German media mistakenly report death of Roger Daltry on this day in history.
1966 On June - 11 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 June - 11 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 June - 11.
1970 US leaves Wheelus AFB Libya on June - 11.
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 this day in history floro Manuel Ugarte, composer, dies at 90
1977 Dutch marines rescued hostages from a Moluccan held train in Holland on this day in history.
1977 On June - 11 eLO releases "Telephone Line"
1977 On this day in history 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 June - 11 e Bowell discovers asteroid #2531 Cambridge