Historical Events In December - 06
Wednesday, 12 August 2020
1974 On December - 06 george Harrison releases "Ding Dong, Ding Dong"
1975 On December - 06 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 December - 06 south Africa grants Bophuthatswana independence
1980 On December - 06 jim Bakker rapes Jessica Hahn
1980 NASA launches Intelsat V on this day in history.
1982 On this day in history 11 soldiers and 6 civilians die by bomb planted by Irish National Liberation Army exploded in a pub in Ballykelly, Northern Ireland
1982 On December - 06 sen Ted and Joan Kennedy divorce
1983 On this day in history a bomb planted on a bus in Jerusalem explodes, kills 6 Israelis
1984 Hijackers aboard Kuwaiti jetliner kill 2nd hostage on this day in history.
1984 Ruth Cummings, actress (Daybreak, Dream of Love), dies at 90 on December - 06.
1985 On this day in history 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 this day in history uK joins US Star Wars project
1985 On December - 06 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 On this day in history james Dobson, actor (Impulse, Jet Attack, Okinawa), dies
1988 Arafat meets prominent American Jews in Stockholm, Sweden on December - 06.
1988 Nelson Mandela is transferred to Victor Vester Prison, Capetown on December - 06.
1988 On this day in history sTS-27 Atlantis lands in California after secret mission
1988 On December - 06 bill Harris, US guitarist (Clovers-Love Potion No 9), dies at 63
1989 On December - 06 worst Canadian mass murder - man kills 14 women at University of Montreal
1989 On December - 06 frances Beauvier, actress (Aunt Bee, Mayberry), dies at 86
1990 Saddam anounces release of all foreign hostages on this day in history.
1990 On this day in history tunku Abdul Rahman, PM of Malaysia (1957-70), dies
1991 On December - 06 "Star Trek VI-The Undiscovered Country" premieres
1991 On this day in history brooke Ashley Meadowcroft is born Salt Lake City, Utah
1991 Ann Sorg Coston, actress (Anna-Aldrich Family), dies at 62 on December - 06.
1992 On December - 06 riots follow Hindu attack on Ayodha Mosque in India
1992 Hank Worden, actor (Red River), dies of natural causes at 91 on December - 06.
1993 On this day in history don Ameche, actor (Cocoon), dies of prostate cancer at 85
1994 On December - 06 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 December - 06 aJ Bronkhorst, vicar/theologist (Reform The Netherlands), dies at 80
1995 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 on this day in history.
1995 Dmitri Antonovitch Volkogonov, soldier/historian, dies at 67 on December - 06.