Historical Events In June - 04
Monday, 11 December 2023
1920 On this day in history marion Motley, NFL running back (all-time leading AAFC rusher)
1921 Nina Vyroubova, Russ/French ballerina (Pavlova-prize 1957) on June - 04.
1921 Heinrich E Albers-Schoenberg, German x-ray experimenter, dies at 56 on June - 04.
1922 Irwin Bazelon, Evanston Illinois, composer (Duo for Viola) on this day in history.
1922 On June - 04 william Halse Rivers, British psychologist/anthropologist, dies
1923 John Lea, British vice-admiral on June - 04.
1924 Dennis Weaver, Joplin Mo, actor (Chester-Gunsmoke, Duel, Battered) on this day in history.
1925 On this day in history gheorghe Dima, composer, dies at 77
1926 Nan Leslie, LA Calif, actress (Kings Row, Californians) on June - 04.
1926 Eugeen of Oye, Flemish writer/poet (Sparks & Radiates), dies on this day in history.
1927 On June - 04 1st Ryder Cup: US beats England, 9Â½-2Â½ at Worcester Country Club (Worcester, Massachusetts, US)
1927 Geoffrey Palmer, British actor (Smacks & Thistle) on this day in history.
1928 On this day in history president of the Republic of China Zhang Zuolin is assassinated by Japanese agents.
1928 Paul Greening, master of Queen's household on this day in history.
1929 On June - 04 george Eastman demonstrates first technicolor movie (Rochester NY)
1929 George Eastman demonstrates 1st technicolor movie (Rochester NY) on this day in history.
1929 On this day in history karolos Papoulias, Greek politician
1930 On June - 04 morgana King, jazz singer/actress (Godfather)
1931 On this day in history cesar Bolanos, composer
1931 Ibn Ali Hussein, King of Hejaz, dies on this day in history.
1932 64th Belmont: Tom Malley aboard Faireno wins in 2:32.8 on this day in history.
1932 John Barrymore Jr, Beverly Hills Calif, actor (Pantomine Quiz) on June - 04.
1933 John Sparrow, CEO (British Horseracing Betting Levy Board) on this day in history.
1934 On this day in history c Jackson discovers asteroid #2066 Palala
1935 On this day in history hendrikus C "Henk" Admiraal, Dutch actor (Rififi in Amsterdam)
1936 On June - 04 bruce Dern, Winnetka Ill, actor (Coming Home, Silent Running, Tatoo)
1937 Leon Blum becomes premier of People's front govt of France on June - 04.
1937 On this day in history freddie Fender, Mexico, country singer (Feelings)
1937 Donald Eligon, cricketer (Trinidad, nail in his cricket boot), dies on this day in history.
1938 Sigmund Freud leaves Austria for refuge in London on June - 04.
1938 On June - 04 10th Walker Cup: Britain-Ireland wins 7Â½-4Â½ at the Old Course at St Andrews
1939 The S.S. St. Louis, carrying 900+ Jewish refugees from Germany, is turned away from the Florida coast. In a great tragedy, the ship is also denied permission to dock in Cuba and eventually returns to Europe. Many of the refugees later die in Nazi concentration camps on this day in history.
1940 On June - 04 british complete miracle of Dunkirk by evacuating 300,000 troops
1940 On June - 04 evacuation of British Army from Dunkirk is completed.