Historical Events In June - 09
Wednesday, 05 August 2020
1963 Barbra Striesand appears on "The Ed Sullivan Show" on June - 09.
1963 On June - 09 movie "Cleopatra" opens in NY
1964 Max Aitken, 1st Baron Beaverbrook/newspaper owner (Leatherhead), dies on June - 09.
1967 On June - 09 the Monkees appear at the Hollywood Bowl
1967 On June - 09 stefan Boleslaw Poradowski, composer, dies at 64
1969 Brian Jones quits the Rolling Stones on June - 09.
1969 On June - 09 warren Burger confirmed as US Chief Justice
1971 On this day in history paul McCartney's album "Ram" goes gold
1971 On this day in history harold Lloyd Jr, actor (Frankenstein's Daughter), dies at 40
1972 14" of rain in 6 hrs burst Rapid City SD dam, drowns 200 on June - 09.
1972 On this day in history bruce Springsteen signs a record deal with Columbia
1973 Secretariat becomes the first Triple Crown winner in 25 years by winning the Belmont Stakes on this day in history.
1974 Supergroup Blind Faith's (Clapton, Windwood, Baker) first concert on June - 09.
1974 M A Asturias, writer, dies on June - 09.
1975 On June - 09 e Roemer discovers asteroid #1983 Bok
1975 On June - 09 fire in prison hospital kills 10 prisoners &1 guard (Sanford Fla)
1975 On June - 09 david Frederick Barlow, composer, dies at 48
1976 James A Farley, US Postmaster General (1932-38), dies at 88 on this day in history.
1977 On June - 09 george &Patti Harrison divorce
1977 Silver jubilee of Queen Elizabeth celebrated with fireworks on this day in history.
1977 Bill Merritt, cricketer (6 Tests of leg-spin for NZ, 12 wkts), dies on this day in history.
1978 Gutenberg Bible (1 of 21) sells for $2.4 million, London on this day in history.
1978 Larry Holmes wins a decision over Ken Norton for the WBC crown on June - 09.
1979 Michael Cairney topples a record row of 169,713 dominoes on June - 09.
1980 On June - 09 comedian Richard Pryor suffers severe burns in a drug mishap and is hospitalized for two months.
1980 Soyuz T-2 returns to Earth on this day in history.
1980 On this day in history leonard Huizinga, journalist/writer (Olivier & Adrian), dies at 73
1981 Allen Ludden, game show host (Password), dies at 63 on this day in history.
1982 Israel wipes out Syrian SAM missiles in Bekaa Valley on June - 09.
1982 Guillaume Jorissen, Flemish politician, dies at 60 on this day in history.
1984 Cyndi Lauper's first #1 "Time After Times" on June - 09.
1984 NASA launches Intelsat V, it failed on this day in history.
1984 Polygram's Hanover Germany plant produces its 10 millionth CD on June - 09.
1984 On June - 09 swale wins the Belmont Stakes (8 days later Swale dies)