Historical Events In June - 06
Monday, 03 August 2020
1883 Ciprian Porumbescu, composer, dies at 29 on this day in history.
1885 19th Belmont: Paul Duffy aboard Tyrant wins in 2:43 on June - 06.
1886 Paul Dudley White, heart specialist on June - 06.
1887 Ruth Benedict, anthropoligist on June - 06.
1889 On June - 06 great Fire in Seattle destroys 25 downtown blocks
1890 United States Polo Association forms, NYC on June - 06.
1890 On this day in history dorothy Heyward, NYC, playwright (Porgy)
1891 Istvan Kardos, composer on June - 06.
1893 On this day in history ludovic Feldman, composer
1894 Sabin V Dragoi, composer on June - 06.
1896 George Samuelson leaves NY harbor to row across the Atlantic on June - 06.
1896 On June - 06 21st Preakness: Henry Griffin aboard Margrave wins in 1:51
1896 Italo Balbo, Italian pilot/gov-gen of Libya (La marcia su Rome) on this day in history.
1898 On this day in history ninette de Valois, [Edris Stannus], Engl, ballerina (Royal Ballet)
1898 Constant A Serrure, Flemish historian, dies at 62 on June - 06.
1900 Arthur Askey, Liverpool, actor (Bees in Paradise, Ghost Train) on this day in history.
1901 On June - 06 achmed Sukarno, Java, PM of Indonesia (1945-67)
1902 Avraham Daus, composer on this day in history.
1903 Aram Il'yich Khachaturian, Tiflis Georgia, musician/composer (Gayane) on June - 06.
1904 National Tuberculosis Association organized, Atlantic City, NJ on this day in history.
1905 French Foreign minister Delcasse resigns on German request on this day in history.
1905 John Gart, Russia, orch leader (Paul Winchell Show) on this day in history.
1906 Paris MĂ©tro Line 5 is inaugurated with a first section from Place d'Italie to the Gare d'OrlĂ©ans (today known as Gare d'Austerlitz) on June - 06.
1906 Max Zorn, German mathematician (lemma of Zorn) on this day in history.
1907 Bill Dickey, NY Yankee hall-of-fame catcher (1928-43)/manager (1946) on this day in history.
1909 On this day in history isaiah Berlin, philosopher
1910 Ben Aerden, [John Mikkelsen], actor (Hamlet) on this day in history.
1911 On June - 06 nicaragua signs treaty turning over customs to US (not ratified)
1912 On June - 06 the eruption of Novarupta in Alaska begins. It is the second largest volcanic eruption of the 20th century.
1913 On June - 06 rabbit Maranville, was thrown out trying to steal home 3 times
1913 Rabbit Maranville, is thrown out trying to steal home 3 times on this day in history.
1913 Jiri Hajek, Czech jurist/foreign minister on this day in history.
1914 On this day in history the first air flight out of the sight of land (Scotland to Norway)
1914 On this day in history 1st air flight out of sight of land (Scotland to Norway)