Historical Events In December - 06
Thursday, 04 March 2021
1974 On this day in history george Harrison releases "Ding Dong, Ding Dong"
1975 On this day in history h-46 Sea Knight helicopters from NAS Whidbey Island began search and rescue operations in the northwestern Washington state areas flooded by heavy rains
1977 On this day in history south Africa grants Bophuthatswana independence
1980 On December - 06 jim Bakker rapes Jessica Hahn
1980 On this day in history nASA launches Intelsat V
1982 11 soldiers and 6 civilians die by bomb planted by Irish National Liberation Army exploded in a pub in Ballykelly, Northern Ireland on December - 06.
1982 On this day in history sen Ted and Joan Kennedy divorce
1983 A bomb planted on a bus in Jerusalem explodes, kills 6 Israelis on December - 06.
1984 Hijackers aboard Kuwaiti jetliner kill 2nd hostage on December - 06.
1984 Ruth Cummings, actress (Daybreak, Dream of Love), dies at 90 on December - 06.
1985 On December - 06 john Cougar Mellencamp promised 24,000 people at a New York City concert that he would refund their $17.50 tickets. A power outage had caused a 20-minute interruption during this, his debut concert.
1985 On December - 06 uK joins US Star Wars project
1985 On this day in history burleigh Grimes, US baseball pitcher, dies at 92
1986 On December - 06 malik Oussekine, Algerian/French student, killed by police at 22
1987 On December - 06 3 satanist Missouri teenagers bludgeon comrade to death for "fun"
1987 James Dobson, actor (Impulse, Jet Attack, Okinawa), dies on December - 06.
1988 Arafat meets prominent American Jews in Stockholm, Sweden on this day in history.
1988 On December - 06 nelson Mandela is transferred to Victor Vester Prison, Capetown
1988 On December - 06 sTS-27 Atlantis lands in California after secret mission
1988 On this day in history bill Harris, US guitarist (Clovers-Love Potion No 9), dies at 63
1989 On this day in history worst Canadian mass murder - man kills 14 women at University of Montreal
1989 Frances Beauvier, actress (Aunt Bee, Mayberry), dies at 86 on this day in history.
1990 On this day in history saddam anounces release of all foreign hostages
1990 On this day in history tunku Abdul Rahman, PM of Malaysia (1957-70), dies
1991 "Star Trek VI-The Undiscovered Country" premieres on this day in history.
1991 Brooke Ashley Meadowcroft is born Salt Lake City, Utah on December - 06.
1991 Ann Sorg Coston, actress (Anna-Aldrich Family), dies at 62 on December - 06.
1992 On this day in history riots follow Hindu attack on Ayodha Mosque in India
1992 Hank Worden, actor (Red River), dies of natural causes at 91 on this day in history.
1993 Don Ameche, actor (Cocoon), dies of prostate cancer at 85 on this day in history.
1994 On this day in history apple filed a lawsuit against a San Francisco software firm called Canyon Co., alleging the company had stolen thousands of lines of code from Apple's QuickTime for Windows.
1994 On this day in history aJ Bronkhorst, vicar/theologist (Reform The Netherlands), dies at 80
1995 On this day in history after a long and heated debate, House and Senate committee members agreed on the final wording of the Communications Decency Act, which made it a crime to provide pornography to minors over the Internet.
1995 Dmitri Antonovitch Volkogonov, soldier/historian, dies at 67 on December - 06.