Historical Events In June - 09
Thursday, 19 September 2019
1985 On this day in history american Thomas Sutherland is kidnapped &held hostage in Lebanon
1985 USSR's Vega 1 deposits lander on surface of Venus on June - 09.
1986 The Rogers Commission releases its report on the Space Shuttle Challenger disaster that claimed the lives of seven astronauts on June - 09.
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 "Star Trek V" premiers on June - 09.
1989 Michael Changs French Open win makes him youngest male to go to finals on this day in history.
1989 Rare tornado in Philadelphia kills 1 on this day in history.
1989 On June - 09 piet[er J] Lieftinck, Dutch minister of Finance (1945-52), dies
1990 On June - 09 czechoslovakia beats US 5-1 in World Cup soccer
1990 Kerry Kennedy (daughter of Robert) &Andrew Coumo (Mario's son) wed on this day in history.
1990 Monoica Salas beats Steffi Graff for French Open title on June - 09.
1991 Bob Irwin, Comedian, dies of Alzheimer's related illness at 88 on this day in history.
1992 On June - 09 cathy Bennett, jury selection expert, dies of breast cancer at 41
1993 On this day in history alexis Smith, dancer/actress (Follies), dies of cancer at 72
1994 Angela Lakeberg, siamese twin, dies at 11 months on June - 09.
1995 On this day in history charles Rowe, cricket (scored 0 in only Test for NZ v Aust 1946), dies
1996 Edward Morris Bernstein, economist, dies at 91 on this day in history.
1997 On June - 09 british lease on New Territories in Hong Kong expires
1997 On this day in history reid Shelton, actor (Daddy Warbucks-Annie), dies of stroke at 71
1999 Yugoslav and NATO generals sign a Kosovo peace pact, ending 78 days of NATO airstrikes on June - 09.
2006 An explosion kills eight Palestinian civilians on a Gaza beach. Israel denies responsibility for the blast on this day in history.
2006 Thailand begins celebrations of the 60th anniversary of the accession of Bhumibol Adulyadej to the throne on June - 09.
2006 The 2006 FIFA World Cup begins in Germany on June - 09.
2010 On June - 09 ethnic riots in Kyrgyzstan between Kyrgyz and Uzbeks results in the deaths of hundreds.
2012 It is announced that up to $125 million dollars in loans will be given to aid Spain's struggling banks on this day in history.
2013 Rafael Nadel defeats David Ferrer to win his eighth French Open title on this day in history.
2017 On this day in history tennis player Venus Williams causes car accident that leads to death of another passenger in Palm Beach, Florida
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 On this day in history 150th Belmont Stakes: Justify wins with Mike Smith aboard to become 13th Triple Crown winner