Historical Events In June - 09
Friday, 28 February 2020
1963 On this day in history barbra Striesand appears on "The Ed Sullivan Show"
1963 On June - 09 movie "Cleopatra" opens in NY
1964 On June - 09 max Aitken, 1st Baron Beaverbrook/newspaper owner (Leatherhead), dies
1967 On June - 09 the Monkees appear at the Hollywood Bowl
1967 Stefan Boleslaw Poradowski, composer, dies at 64 on this day in history.
1969 Brian Jones quits the Rolling Stones on this day in history.
1969 Warren Burger confirmed as US Chief Justice on June - 09.
1971 Paul McCartney's album "Ram" goes gold on this day in history.
1971 Harold Lloyd Jr, actor (Frankenstein's Daughter), dies at 40 on June - 09.
1972 On June - 09 14" of rain in 6 hrs burst Rapid City SD dam, drowns 200
1972 Bruce Springsteen signs a record deal with Columbia on this day in history.
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 On June - 09 m A Asturias, writer, dies
1975 E Roemer discovers asteroid #1983 Bok on June - 09.
1975 Fire in prison hospital kills 10 prisoners &1 guard (Sanford Fla) on June - 09.
1975 David Frederick Barlow, composer, dies at 48 on June - 09.
1976 James A Farley, US Postmaster General (1932-38), dies at 88 on June - 09.
1977 On June - 09 george &Patti Harrison divorce
1977 Silver jubilee of Queen Elizabeth celebrated with fireworks on this day in history.
1977 On June - 09 bill Merritt, cricketer (6 Tests of leg-spin for NZ, 12 wkts), dies
1978 Gutenberg Bible (1 of 21) sells for $2.4 million, London on this day in history.
1978 On this day in history larry Holmes wins a decision over Ken Norton for the WBC crown
1979 Michael Cairney topples a record row of 169,713 dominoes on this day in history.
1980 Comedian Richard Pryor suffers severe burns in a drug mishap and is hospitalized for two months on this day in history.
1980 Soyuz T-2 returns to Earth on June - 09.
1980 On June - 09 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 On this day in history guillaume Jorissen, Flemish politician, dies at 60
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 On this day in history polygram's Hanover Germany plant produces its 10 millionth CD
1984 Swale wins the Belmont Stakes (8 days later Swale dies) on June - 09.