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