Historical Events In June - 09
Monday, 25 January 2021
1985 American Thomas Sutherland is kidnapped &held hostage in Lebanon on this day in history.
1985 USSR's Vega 1 deposits lander on surface of Venus on this day in history.
1986 The Rogers Commission releases its report on the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster that claimed the lives of seven astronauts on this day in history.
1987 On June - 09 grandon Rhodes, actor (Gentleman From Nowhere), dies
1988 On June - 09 attorney General Meese orders Joseph Doherty deported to the UK
1989 On this day in history "Star Trek V" premiers
1989 On this day in history michael Changs French Open win makes him youngest male to go to finals
1989 Rare tornado in Philadelphia kills 1 on this day in history.
1989 Piet[er J] Lieftinck, Dutch minister of Finance (1945-52), dies on June - 09.
1990 On June - 09 czechoslovakia beats US 5-1 in World Cup soccer
1990 On June - 09 kerry Kennedy (daughter of Robert) &Andrew Coumo (Mario's son) wed
1990 On this day in history monoica Salas beats Steffi Graff for French Open title
1991 On June - 09 bob Irwin, Comedian, dies of Alzheimer's related illness at 88
1992 Cathy Bennett, jury selection expert, dies of breast cancer at 41 on this day in history.
1993 On June - 09 alexis Smith, dancer/actress (Follies), dies of cancer at 72
1994 On June - 09 angela Lakeberg, siamese twin, dies at 11 months
1995 Charles Rowe, cricket (scored 0 in only Test for NZ v Aust 1946), dies on this day in history.
1996 Edward Morris Bernstein, economist, dies at 91 on June - 09.
1997 On June - 09 british lease on New Territories in Hong Kong expires
1997 Reid Shelton, actor (Daddy Warbucks-Annie), dies of stroke at 71 on June - 09.
1999 On June - 09 yugoslav and NATO generals sign a Kosovo peace pact, ending 78 days of NATO airstrikes.
2006 An explosion kills eight Palestinian civilians on a Gaza beach. Israel denies responsibility for the blast on this day in history.
2006 On this day in history thailand begins celebrations of the 60th anniversary of the accession of Bhumibol Adulyadej to the throne.
2006 The 2006 FIFA World Cup begins in Germany on June - 09.
2010 Ethnic riots in Kyrgyzstan between Kyrgyz and Uzbeks results in the deaths of hundreds on this day in history.
2012 On this day in history it is announced that up to $125 million dollars in loans will be given to aid Spain's struggling banks
2013 Rafael Nadel defeats David Ferrer to win his eighth French Open title on this day in history.
2017 Tennis player Venus Williams causes car accident that leads to death of another passenger in Palm Beach, Florida on this day in history.
2018 On this day in history french Open Women's Tennis: Romanian Simona Halep wins her first Grand Slam singles title beating American Sloane Stephens 3-6, 6-4, 6-1
2018 150th Belmont Stakes: Justify wins with Mike Smith aboard to become 13th Triple Crown winner on this day in history.
2019 On June - 09 french Open Men's Tennis: Rafael Nadal beats Austrian Dominic Thiem 6-3, 5-7, 6-1, 6-1; 3rd straight French singles title; 12th overall; first to win 12 singles titles at same Grand Slam; 18th major
2019 On this day in history 73rd Tony Awards: "Hadestown" best musical, "The Ferryman" best play, Bryan Cranston and Elaine May win
2019 On June - 09 hong Kong anti-extradition bill protests: Over 1 million people in Hong Kong protest against proposed legislation regarding extradition to China. It is the largest protest in Hong Kong since the 1997 handover.
2019 On this day in history a large explosive eruption of Mount Sinabung in Indonesia sends a 7,000-meter ash column, generating a pyroclastic flow 3–3.5 kilometers long towards the south and southeast of the mountain.