Historical Events In June - 02
Saturday, 30 September 2023
1986 Daniel Sternefeld, Belgian conductor/composer (Elegie), dies at 80 on this day in history.
1987 Andres Segovia, Spanish composer/guitarist, dies at 94 on this day in history.
1988 On this day in history horace A Hildreth, (Gov-Maine, 1945-49), dies at 85
1989 10,000 Chinese soldiers are blocked by 100,000 citizens protecting students demonstrating for democracy in Tiananmen Square, Beijing on this day in history.
1989 On June - 02 14 year old Scott Isaacs spells spoliator to win 1989 Spelling Bee
1989 On this day in history rolling Stones Bill Wyman marries Mandy Smith
1989 On June - 02 ted a'Beckett, cricketer (4 Tests 1928-32), dies
1990 Rex Harrison actor (My Fair Lady), dies at 82 of cancer on this day in history.
1990 Robert Noyce co-inventor (semi-conductor)/founded Intel, dies on June - 02.
1990 On June - 02 frederick Mellinger, founder of Fredericks of Hollywood, dies at 76
1992 Philip Dunne, founder (Screen Writers Guild), dies of cancer at 84 on June - 02.
1993 French JFM of Thiel, Dutch 2nd chamber chairman (1963-72), dies at 86 on this day in history.
1996 On June - 02 john Alton, cinematographer, dies at 94
2005 On this day in history the construction of Northrop Grumman X-47B, the world's first unmanned surveillance attack aircraft that can operate from both land bases and aircraft carriers, was launched.
2007 On this day in history four people are charged with a terror plot to blow up JFK International Airport in New York.
2014 The unity government is sworn into power in Palestine; it agrees to the following: recognition of Israel, compliance to diplomatic agreements, renunciation of violence on June - 02.
2017 "Wonder Woman" directed by Patty Jenkins released, earns over $100 million in North American in its opening weekend - domestic record for a female director on June - 02.
2017 On this day in history uS President Donald Trump announces the US is withdrawing from the Paris Climate Agreement
2018 On June - 02 socialist Pedro SÃ¡nchez is sworn in as Spanish Prime Minister
2019 Nearly five years after abdication, King Juan Carlos I of Spain retires from public life on this day in history.
2019 On June - 02 2019 San Marino referendum: Sammarinese voters vote to end discrimination based on sexual orientation and initiate a popular legislative initiative for the reform of the electoral system.
2020 UN human rights chief, Michelle Bachelet says pandemic exposing "endemic inequalities" around the world, cites death of George Floyd and higher death toll for ethnic minorities on this day in history.
2020 On this day in history a US$5 billion class action lawsuit is filed against Alphabet Inc. and Google, alleging the company violates users' right to privacy by tracking them in Chrome's incognito mode.
2021 On June - 02 the 2021 Israeli presidential election is held, and won by Isaac Herzog. In order to remove Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu from power, Naftali Bennett agrees to form a coalition with the Israeli opposition as a rotation government that will come to take effect after eleven days.