Historical Events In June - 06
Friday, 07 August 2020
1933 On June - 06 uS Employment Service created
1933 1st drive-in theater opens (Camden NJ) on June - 06.
1934 Securities & Exchange Commission established on June - 06.
1934 On June - 06 the Securities and Exchange Commission is established.
1935 On June - 06 jacques Urlus, tenor (Opera of Leipzig, Song of the Earth), dies at 68
1936 Aviation gasoline first produced commercially Paulsboro NJ on June - 06.
1936 On June - 06 40th US Golf Open: Tony Manero shoots a 282 at Baltusrol GC NJ
1937 Phillies trailing 8-2 to St Louis, forfeit game on June - 06.
1937 On June - 06 jean Harlow, actr (Bombshell), dies from gallbladder infection at 26
1938 Sigmund Freud arrives in London on this day in history.
1939 On this day in history nY Giants beat Reds 17-3, with 5 HRs in 4th inning
1939 On June - 06 ford Madox Ford, writer, dies at 65
1940 HMS WRESTLER, damaged off Normandy beaches, northern France in English Channel by German mine on this day in history.
1940 E E Clive, actor (Bulldog Drummond, Night Muss Fall), dies at 56 on June - 06.
1941 On this day in history the first US navy vessel constructed as mine layer Terror launched
1941 On June - 06 1st navy vessel constructed as mine layer Terror launched
1942 On this day in history japanese are turned back at the Battle of Midway.
1942 Japanese forces retreat, ending Battle of Midway on June - 06.
1942 Nazis burn village of Lidice Bohemia, as reprisal of killing Heydrich on this day in history.
1942 The first nylon parachute jump (Hartford Ct-Adeline Gray) on this day in history.
1942 On this day in history 1st nylon parachute jump (Hartford Ct-Adeline Gray)
1943 Karl Landsteiner, Austrian/US pathologist (Nobel 1930), dies at 74 on June - 06.
1944 Allied forces storm the Normandy, France beaches during the "D-Day" invasion of Europe in World War II on this day in history.
1944 D-Day 150,000 Allied Expeditionary Force lands in Normandy, France on this day in history.
1944 Hanna Senesz, a Jewish girl originally from Hungary, who had immigrated to Palestine, parachutes behind German lines to connect with Hungarian and Slovak resistance fighters. Caught on the Hungarian border, she dies knowing that her mission has given strength to those suffering in the camps on this day in history.
1944 On June - 06 invasion of Normandy, D-Day, by allied forces
1944 Theodore Roosevelt Jr receives congressional medal of honor on June - 06.
1944 Baseball cancels all games honoring D-Day invasion on this day in history.
1944 Danny Brotheridge, British lieutenant, 1st to die during D-Day on June - 06.
1944 On this day in history d-Day: 150,000 Allied Expeditionary Force lands in Normandy, France
1945 On this day in history "Free People" premieres in Amsterdam
1945 On this day in history meinoud M Rost van Tonningen, anti semite/NSB (1937-41), suicide
1946 On this day in history henry Morgan is first to take off shirt on TV
1946 On June - 06 11 Basketball of America Assn teams meet to schedule 1st season