Historical Events In June - 13
Thursday, 28 September 2023
1972 Clyde L Mcphatter, US singer (Drifters-Without Love), dies at 39 on June - 13.
1973 Alvin Derold Etler, composer, dies at 60 on this day in history.
1975 Felix Aguilar Observatory discovers asteroid #2219 Mannucci on this day in history.
1976 Don Bolles, US journalist (against Arizona), dies on this day in history.
1977 On June - 13 tom C Clark, former Supreme Court Justice (1949-67), dies in NY at 77
1979 Darla Hood, actress (Our Gang 1935-45), dies at 47 on this day in history.
1980 On June - 13 paul McCartney releases "Waterfall"
1980 UN Security Council calls for South Africa to free Nelson Mandela on this day in history.
1981 39 Unification church couples wed in Germany on this day in history.
1981 Teenager fires 6 blanks at Queen Elizabeth II on June - 13.
1981 Tom Snyder interviews Charles Manson on "Tomorrow" on this day in history.
1982 Argentine forces surrender to the British in the Falklands conflict on this day in history.
1982 Fahd becomes king of Saudi Arabia when King Khalid dies at 69 on June - 13.
1982 On June - 13 abdul Aziz Khaled, King of Saudi-Arabia, dies at 69
1983 Pioneer 10 becomes first man-made object to leave Solar System on June - 13.
1983 On June - 13 pioneer 10 becomes the first spacecraft to leave the solar system
1984 On June - 13 marinus de Jong, Dutch composer, dies at 92
1986 Pres Reagan criticizes South African state of emergency on this day in history.
1986 On June - 13 benny Goodman, clarinetist/bandleader (King of Swing), dies at 77
1987 On this day in history daniel Buettner, Bret Anderson, Martin Engel &Anne Knabe complete cycling journey of 15,266 mi from Prudhoe Bay, Alaska to Argentina
1987 Geraldine Page, actress (Blue & Gray), dies at 62 on June - 13.
1988 On June - 13 george Harrison releases "This is Love"
1988 On this day in history uS Supreme Court refuses to hear Yonkers argument they aren't racist
1989 On June - 13 fran Allison, actress (Kukla, Fran & Ollie), dies at 81
1990 On June - 13 boeing 767 sets nonstop commercial flight, Seattle to Narobi Kenya
1990 On June - 13 official removal of the Berlin Wall begins
1990 On June - 13 wash DC mayor Marion Barry announces he will not seek a 4th term.
1993 Donald "Deke" K Slayton, US major/astronaut (Apollo 18), dies at 69 on June - 13.
1994 Anne Aitken, student of Zen, dies at 83 on this day in history.
1995 On this day in history david Parry, guitarist, dies 53
1996 On this day in history david Nicholls, priest/theologian/political theorist, dies at 60
2005 On June - 13 death of Álvaro Cunhal, former General-Secretary of the Portuguese Communist Party and a major figure among European communists.
2005 Singer Michael Jackson acquitted of all charges of harming children (see 205 trial of Michael Jackson) on this day in history.
2012 A series of bombings across Iraq kill 93 and wound 300 people on June - 13.