Historical Events In June - 06
Monday, 03 August 2020
1975 Provisional Revolutionary Government of South Vietnam established on June - 06.
1975 Larry Blyden, actor (Joe & Mabel, What's My Line), dies at 49 on this day in history.
1976 On this day in history j Paul Getty, oil magnate/billionaire, dies at 83 in London
1977 On June - 06 supreme Court tossed out automatic death penalty laws
1977 On June - 06 sophie Stewart, actress (As You Like It), dies at 69
1978 A Mrkos discovers asteroids #2199 Klet & #3339 on this day in history.
1978 On June - 06 california voters overwhelmingly approve Proposition 13, an initiative calling for major property tax cuts.
1978 Proposition 13 cuts California property taxes 57% on this day in history.
1979 On June - 06 jack Haley, actor (Wizard of Oz), dies of cancer at 79
1980 Bjorn Borg beats John McEnroe for Wimbeldon title on this day in history.
1982 On this day in history israel invades southern Lebanon, site of Palestinian guerrilla
1984 On this day in history 1,200 die in Sikh "Golden Temple" uprising India
1984 On June - 06 a[rthur] Bertram Chandler, author (Empress of Outer Space), dies at 72
1985 Body of Nazi criminal, Dr Josef Mengele located & exhumed on June - 06.
1985 Brazilian authorities exhume the body later identified as Dr. Josef Mengele, the one responsible for many of the Nazi Holocaust atrocities during World War II on this day in history.
1985 Chris Evert wins a grand slam title for 13th straight year (French) on June - 06.
1985 On this day in history soyuz T-13 carries 2 cosmonauts to Salyut 7 space station
1985 On this day in history siem Devout, Dutch actor, dies at 54
1986 On this day in history kathy Ormsby, a 21-year-old member of the NC State track team jumps off a bridge permanently paralyzing herself
1986 Bhavana Balachandran, Indian actress on June - 06.
1988 On this day in history george Bush makes campaign promise to support reparations for WW II Japanese-American internees (promise broken, May 1989)
1988 On June - 06 ella Raines, actress (Brute Force), dies of throat cancer at 66
1991 Dana Plato receives 6 yr suspended sentence for robbing a video store on this day in history.
1991 On this day in history the Canadian Supreme Court rules 6-1 that public servants can work on election campaigns; except for top bureaucrats, who must remain neutral.
1991 Larry Kert, actor (Tony-West Side Story), dies of AIDS at 60 on June - 06.
1992 Larry Riley, actor (Soldier Story, Knots Landing), dies of AIDS at 39 on June - 06.
1993 On this day in history james Bridges, writer/director (Paper Chase), dies of cancer at 57
1994 On this day in history a Chinese passenger jet crashes, killing all 160 people on board.
1994 In Colombia a 6.7 quake results in at least 295 people killed, 500 missing, 13,000 homeless and severe damage caused to houses, highways and bridges by the earthquake and ensuing landslides on June - 06.
1994 Barry Sullivan, actor (Great Gadsby), dies at 81 on this day in history.
1994 On June - 06 paez river earthquake in Colombia killing 1,100 people
1995 Imam Elissa, singer, dies at 76 on June - 06.
1999 Central Manitoba Railway, a subsidiary of Cando Contracting, takes over the operation of the former CN Carman sub. from m. 0.13 to m. 50.50 on this day in history.
2005 On this day in history apple Computer announces in a keynote address that they would begin production of Intel-chiped Macintosh computers in 206.