Historical Events For June - 11
Monday, 22 January 2018
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 WW II sugar rationing finally ends on this day in history.
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 June - 11.
1949 On June - 11 koci Xoxe, Albanian vice-premier, executed
1951 On June - 11 mozambique becomes an oversea province of Portugal
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 this day in history corrado Alvaro, Italian writer (Poesie grigio-verdi), dies at 61
1957 On this day in history 12 die in a train crash in Vroman Colo
1959 On this day in history 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 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 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 June - 11.
1966 On June - 11 french & German media mistakenly report death of Roger Daltry
1966 Ethel Clayton, actress (Warning Shadows), dies at 82 on this day in history.
1967 On June - 11 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 June - 11.
1969 John L Lewis, formed (Congress of Industrial Org), dies at 89 on this day in history.
1970 US leaves Wheelus AFB Libya on this day in history.
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 Dutch marines rescued hostages from a Moluccan held train in Holland on this day in history.
1977 ELO releases "Telephone Line" on June - 11.
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