Historical Events In June - 10
Monday, 18 February 2019
1981 On this day in history russell "Lucky" Hayden, actor (Judge Roy Bean), dies at 68
1982 On June - 10 israeli troops reach outskirts of Beirut
1982 Addie "Micki" Harris, US singer (Shirelles-Mama Said), dies at 42 on June - 10.
1984 Ivan Lendl wins the French Open, his first grand slam title on this day in history.
1984 On June - 10 uS missile shot down an incoming missile in space for first time
1985 On this day in history claus von Bulow acquitted on charges he tried to murder his wife
1985 Coca Cola announces they'd bring back their 99-year-old formula so much for the "New Coke" on June - 10.
1985 On this day in history the Israeli army ends its 1,099 day occupation of Lebanon.
1985 On this day in history bob Prince, sportscaster (Monday Night Baseball), dies at 68
1987 Discovery's SRBs and External Tank are mated on this day in history.
1987 On June - 10 elizabeth Hartman, actress (Fixer, Patch of Blue), dies at 45
1988 Greatest number of participants (31,678) on a bicycle tour (London) on June - 10.
1988 On this day in history louis L'Amour, western writer (Bowdrie), dies at 80 of cancer
1989 On this day in history major French Open upset, as Spain's Arantxa Sanchez, 17 beats heavily favored Steffi Graf, also first Spaniard to win a grand slam title
1989 On this day in history richard Quine, director/actor (Babes on Broadway), dies at 68
1990 Andres Gomez beats Andre Agassi for French Open title on this day in history.
1990 On this day in history burger King begins using Newman's Own Salad Dressing
1990 On June - 10 rap group 2 Live crew members arrested in Fla for obscenity
1991 On this day in history mother of All Parades-NYC welcomes desert storm troops
1991 On June - 10 vercors, [Jean Bruller], French writer (Silence of Mer), dies
1992 On this day in history hachidal Nakamura, composer (Sukiyaki), dies at 61 of heart failure
1993 On this day in history alexis Smith, actress (Constant Nymph), dies of cancer at 72
1994 On June - 10 edward Kienholz, US sculptor (Back seat of a '38 Dodge), dies at 66
1995 Ernest Anderson, publicist, dies at 85 on June - 10.
1996 Hugh Burnton Mitchell, US senator, dies at 89 on this day in history.
2006 President Mahmoud Abbas sets july 26 as the date for a national referendum in the Palestinian National Authority on this day in history.
2007 Lewis Hamilton wins the Canadian Grand Prix becoming the first driver of mixed racial origin to win a Formula One race on this day in history.
2007 On June - 10 the 61st Tony Awards, honoring Broadway theatres' best shows, took place at Radio City Music Hall.
2007 The first round of a legislative election was held in France, and a general election was held in Belgium on this day in history.
2012 On this day in history a Helicopter crash near Nairobi, Kenya, kills five people, including George Saitoti, a Kenyan cabinet minister
2013 On June - 10 70 people are killed as a series of bombs explode across Iraq
2017 On June - 10 149th Belmont Stakes: Jose Ortiz aboard Tapwrit wins in 2:30.02
2017 Samuel V. Wilson, American ex-director of the Defense Intelligence Agency and former Army lieutenant general, dies of lung cancer at 93 on June - 10.
2017 On this day in history the 2017 World Expo is opened in Astana, Kazakhstan.