Historical Events In December - 06
Thursday, 13 August 2020
1974 On this day in history 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 South Africa grants Bophuthatswana independence on December - 06.
1980 Jim Bakker rapes Jessica Hahn on December - 06.
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 this day in history sen Ted and Joan Kennedy divorce
1983 A bomb planted on a bus in Jerusalem explodes, kills 6 Israelis on this day in history.
1984 On December - 06 hijackers aboard Kuwaiti jetliner kill 2nd hostage
1984 Ruth Cummings, actress (Daybreak, Dream of Love), dies at 90 on this day in history.
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 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 3 satanist Missouri teenagers bludgeon comrade to death for "fun" on this day in history.
1987 James Dobson, actor (Impulse, Jet Attack, Okinawa), dies on this day in history.
1988 Arafat meets prominent American Jews in Stockholm, Sweden on December - 06.
1988 Nelson Mandela is transferred to Victor Vester Prison, Capetown on this day in history.
1988 STS-27 Atlantis lands in California after secret mission on this day in history.
1988 On December - 06 bill Harris, US guitarist (Clovers-Love Potion No 9), dies at 63
1989 Worst Canadian mass murder - man kills 14 women at University of Montreal on this day in history.
1989 On December - 06 frances Beauvier, actress (Aunt Bee, Mayberry), dies at 86
1990 On this day in history saddam anounces release of all foreign hostages
1990 Tunku Abdul Rahman, PM of Malaysia (1957-70), dies on this day in history.
1991 On this day in history "Star Trek VI-The Undiscovered Country" premieres
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 Riots follow Hindu attack on Ayodha Mosque in India on December - 06.
1992 Hank Worden, actor (Red River), dies of natural causes at 91 on December - 06.
1993 Don Ameche, actor (Cocoon), dies of prostate cancer at 85 on this day in history.
1994 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 on December - 06.
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.