Historical Events Happened In June - 11
Thursday, 05 March 2015
1944 On this day in history first Serbian Orthodox cathedral in US, Cathedral of St Sava, NYC
1944 On this day in history 15 US aircraft carriers attack Japanese bases on Marianas
1947 On this day in history 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 June - 11.
1951 On this day in history montagu Odd, cricket bat-maker (W G Grace), dies
1955 On June - 11 jacques Lemaigre-Dubreuil, French industrialist, murdered
1956 Corrado Alvaro, Italian writer (Poesie grigio-verdi), dies at 61 on this day in history.
1957 On June - 11 12 die in a train crash in Vroman Colo
1959 On this day in history hovercraft demonstrated for the first time
1959 On June - 11 postmaster General bans D.H. Lawrence's book, Lady Chatterley's Lover
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 On this day in history gov Wallace tries to prevent blacks registering at U of Alabama
1963 On this day in history jFK says segregation is morally wrong & that it is "time to act"
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 Race riot in Tampa Florida; National Guard mobilizes on this day in history.
1967 Billy Wells, Gong striker for Rank Films, dies at 79 on this day in history.
1969 On June - 11 david Bowie releases "Space Oddity"
1969 On this day in history john L Lewis, formed (Congress of Industrial Org), dies at 89
1970 On this day in history uS leaves Wheelus AFB Libya
1970 Aleksandr F Kerenski, Russian premier (1917), dies at 89 on June - 11.
1974 Bundy victim Georgann Hawkins disappears from UW, Seattle, Wash on this day in history.
1975 On this day in history floro Manuel Ugarte, composer, dies at 90
1977 On June - 11 dutch marines rescued hostages from a Moluccan held train in Holland
1977 On this day in history eLO releases "Telephone Line"
1977 On this day in history seattle Slew wins Belmont Stakes & Triple Crown
1979 August Maes, Flemish actor/director (Farmer that Dies), dies at 85 on June - 11.
1980 E Bowell discovers asteroid #2531 Cambridge on this day in history.