Historical Events For June - 11
Wednesday, 07 December 2016
1944 First Serbian Orthodox cathedral in US, Cathedral of St Sava, NYC on June - 11.
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 On this day in history 49th US Golf Open: Cary Middlecoff shoots a 286 at Medinah CC ILL
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 this day in history.
1955 On June - 11 jacques Lemaigre-Dubreuil, French industrialist, murdered
1956 Corrado Alvaro, Italian writer (Poesie grigio-verdi), dies at 61 on June - 11.
1957 On June - 11 12 die in a train crash in Vroman Colo
1959 Hovercraft demonstrated for the first time on June - 11.
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 June - 11.
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 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 this day in history.
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 June - 11.
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 this day in history.
1967 Billy Wells, Gong striker for Rank Films, dies at 79 on this day in history.
1969 David Bowie releases "Space Oddity" on this day in history.
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 this day in history.
1974 On this day in history bundy victim Georgann Hawkins disappears from UW, Seattle, Wash
1975 On June - 11 floro Manuel Ugarte, composer, dies at 90
1977 On this day in history dutch marines rescued hostages from a Moluccan held train in Holland
1977 On June - 11 eLO releases "Telephone Line"
1977 Seattle Slew wins Belmont Stakes & Triple Crown on June - 11.
1979 August Maes, Flemish actor/director (Farmer that Dies), dies at 85 on June - 11.
1980 On June - 11 e Bowell discovers asteroid #2531 Cambridge