Historical Events In June - 03
Monday, 17 February 2020
1980 On this day in history crew of Soyuz 36 returns to Earth aboard Soyuz 35
1980 On June - 03 eSPN begins televising college world series games
1980 Jimmy Carter wins enough delegates for renomination on June - 03.
1981 On this day in history pope John Paul II released from hospital after attempt on life
1981 On June - 03 carleton Coon, anthropology prof (What in the World), dies at 76
1983 On June - 03 miroslav "Standa" Bares, actress (Te Gkek Om Los te Lopen), dies at 60
1986 E F Helin discovers asteroid #3767 on this day in history.
1986 Anna Neagle, actress (Courtney Affair)/dancer, dies at 81 on this day in history.
1987 On this day in history andres Segovia, guitarist, dies
1989 Chinese troops kill hundred of pro-democracy students in Beijing on this day in history.
1989 Country singer Rebe McEntire weds her manager Narvel Blackstone on this day in history.
1989 The Chinese government sends military troops to Tianamen square, in an effort to repress pro-democracy protesters on June - 03.
1989 On this day in history troops in China shoot &kill 100s of students demonstrating for democracy in Tiananmen Square, Beijing
1989 On June - 03 ruhollah Khomeini, Iranian ayatollah, dies at 89
1990 Tom Brown, actor (Judge Priest, Hello Sucker, Ex-Champ), dies at 77 on June - 03.
1991 On June - 03 mount Unzen erupts in Japan. Worst eruption in Japanese history
1991 On June - 03 andy Milligan, cinematographer/director (Sweeney Todd), dies at 62
1992 Patrick Peyton, Rosary Priest, dies of kidney failure at 83 on June - 03.
1993 Bob Fitzsimmons, NY radio DJ (WNEW AM/WABC AM/WHN AM), dies at 53 on this day in history.
1994 Hub Matthijsen, violinist/bandmaster, dies at 52 on this day in history.
1995 On this day in history alastair Webster Mackie, poet/teacher, dies at 69
1996 Len Creed, bookmaker, dies at 79 on June - 03.
2006 On June - 03 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 this day in history.
2007 The Valley of Geysers in Russia was destroyed by a mudflow. on June - 03.
2012 On this day in history suicide car bombing kills 15 and inures 42 people in Bauchi, Nigeria
2013 On June - 03 20 people, including 10 children, are killed by a suicide bombing in Kabul, Afghanistan
2014 Hashim Amla becomes the first non-white captain of the South African national cricket team on this day in history.
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 this day in history the Amazing World of Dr. Seuss Museum opens in Springfield, Massachusetts
2018 On this day in history guatemala's Fuego volcano erupts killing at least 110, with 332 missing and forcing the evacuation of over 3,100
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 June - 03.
2018 On this day in history 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