Historical Events In June - 03
Sunday, 27 September 2020
1980 On June - 03 crew of Soyuz 36 returns to Earth aboard Soyuz 35
1980 On this day in history eSPN begins televising college world series games
1980 On this day in history jimmy Carter wins enough delegates for renomination
1981 Pope John Paul II released from hospital after attempt on life on this day in history.
1981 Carleton Coon, anthropology prof (What in the World), dies at 76 on June - 03.
1983 Miroslav "Standa" Bares, actress (Te Gkek Om Los te Lopen), dies at 60 on this day in history.
1986 E F Helin discovers asteroid #3767 on June - 03.
1986 Anna Neagle, actress (Courtney Affair)/dancer, dies at 81 on this day in history.
1987 On June - 03 andres Segovia, guitarist, dies
1989 Chinese troops kill hundred of pro-democracy students in Beijing on June - 03.
1989 Country singer Rebe McEntire weds her manager Narvel Blackstone on this day in history.
1989 On June - 03 the Chinese government sends military troops to Tianamen square, in an effort to repress pro-democracy protesters.
1989 On June - 03 troops in China shoot &kill 100s of students demonstrating for democracy in Tiananmen Square, Beijing
1989 Ruhollah Khomeini, Iranian ayatollah, dies at 89 on this day in history.
1990 Tom Brown, actor (Judge Priest, Hello Sucker, Ex-Champ), dies at 77 on this day in history.
1991 On this day in history mount Unzen erupts in Japan. Worst eruption in Japanese history
1991 Andy Milligan, cinematographer/director (Sweeney Todd), dies at 62 on June - 03.
1992 On June - 03 patrick Peyton, Rosary Priest, dies of kidney failure at 83
1993 Bob Fitzsimmons, NY radio DJ (WNEW AM/WABC AM/WHN AM), dies at 53 on June - 03.
1994 On June - 03 hub Matthijsen, violinist/bandmaster, dies at 52
1995 Alastair Webster Mackie, poet/teacher, dies at 69 on June - 03.
1996 On this day in history len Creed, bookmaker, dies at 79
2006 On this day in history montenegro declares independence after a may 21 referendum. The state union of Serbia and Montenegro is dissolved on jun 5 leaving Serbia as the successor state.
2006 Seventeen men are arrested in the Greater Toronto Area for alleged ties to a terrorist plot to blow up targets in the region on June - 03.
2007 On June - 03 the Valley of Geysers in Russia was destroyed by a mudflow.
2012 Suicide car bombing kills 15 and inures 42 people in Bauchi, Nigeria on this day in history.
2013 20 people, including 10 children, are killed by a suicide bombing in Kabul, Afghanistan on this day in history.
2014 Hashim Amla becomes the first non-white captain of the South African national cricket team on June - 03.
2017 Terrorist attack in Borough Market, London by three men who drive van into pedestrians then stab and kill 7 and wound 48. Attackers shot dead by British police on June - 03.
2017 On June - 03 the Amazing World of Dr. Seuss Museum opens in Springfield, Massachusetts
2018 Guatemala's Fuego volcano erupts killing at least 110, with 332 missing and forcing the evacuation of over 3,100 on this day in history.
2018 Boat capsizes off eastern Tunisia drowning at least 48 migrants on this day in history.
2018 Dead whale found with 17 pounds (80 pieces) of plastic in its stomach in Songkhla province, Thailand on this day in history.
2018 On June - 03 uS Open Women's Golf, Shoal Creek GC: Ariya Jatanugarn of Thailand gives up 7-shot lead but wins in playoff with Kim Hyo-joo