Historical Events Happened In June - 11
Saturday, 25 October 2014
1944 First Serbian Orthodox cathedral in US, Cathedral of St Sava, NYC on this day in history.
1944 On June - 11 15 US aircraft carriers attack Japanese bases on Marianas
1947 WW II sugar rationing finally ends on June - 11.
1947 On June - 11 wW II sugar rationing finally endd in US (began May 28, 1942)
1949 On June - 11 49th US Golf Open: Cary Middlecoff shoots a 286 at Medinah CC ILL
1949 On this day in history koci Xoxe, Albanian vice-premier, executed
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 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 Hovercraft demonstrated for the first time on this day in history.
1959 On this day in history 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 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 June - 11.
1963 JFK says segregation is morally wrong & that it is "time to act" on June - 11.
1963 Quang Duc, Buddhist monk, immolates himself on a street in Saigon on this day in history.
1966 French & German media mistakenly report death of Roger Daltry on this day in history.
1966 Ethel Clayton, actress (Warning Shadows), dies at 82 on June - 11.
1967 Israel and Syria accept terms of a U.N. cease-fire on June - 11.
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 June - 11.
1969 On June - 11 david Bowie releases "Space Oddity"
1969 On June - 11 john L Lewis, formed (Congress of Industrial Org), dies at 89
1970 US leaves Wheelus AFB Libya on this day in history.
1970 Aleksandr F Kerenski, Russian premier (1917), dies at 89 on June - 11.
1974 On this day in history 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 this day in history.
1977 On this day in history seattle Slew wins Belmont Stakes & Triple Crown
1979 On June - 11 august Maes, Flemish actor/director (Farmer that Dies), dies at 85
1980 E Bowell discovers asteroid #2531 Cambridge on June - 11.