Historical Events In June - 20
Sunday, 15 December 2019
1978 On this day in history karel G Bakker, actor (Coffee House), dies at 66
1980 On June - 20 roberto Duran takes WBC welterweight title from Sugar Ray Leonard at Olympic Stadium in Montreal by unanimous decision
1980 Gustaf Allan Pettersson, composer, dies at 68 on this day in history.
1982 On this day in history israeli PM Menachem Begin arrives in Washington
1984 On June - 20 estelle Winwood, actress (Miracle on 34th Street), dies at 99
1986 On this day in history drs at Bethesda Naval remove 2 small benign polyps from Reagan's colon
1986 On this day in history movement of sheep banned after they ate grass contaminated by fallout from Chernobyl
1986 On June - 20 tim Herbert, comedian (Dagmar's Canteen), dies at 71
1987 Johnny Carson marries 4th wife Alexis Mass on June - 20.
1988 Price is Right model Janice Pennington is knocked out by a TV camera on this day in history.
1990 On this day in history 40,000-50,000 die in a (7.6) earthquake in Iran
1990 A new currency unit, the Ecu, proposed for the European community on this day in history.
1990 On June - 20 nelson Mandela lands in NYC to begin a tour of the US
1990 On June - 20 ina Balin, actress (Patsy), dies at 52, of pulmonary hypertension
1994 On June - 20 bram Koopmans, cyclist/coach, dies at 78
1995 Dennis Gomm, musician, dies at 84 on June - 20.
1996 Hellevi Rombin Schine, Miss Universe (1955), dies in plane crash at 64 on June - 20.
1997 On June - 20 bobby Helms, composer (Jingle Bell Rock), dies at 61
2006 The Miami Heat win the NBA Finals over the Dallas Mavericks, 4-2 on this day in history.
2007 The Argentinian team Boca Juniors beat the Brazilian team Grêmio to win the Copa Libertadores 2007 on June - 20.
2012 On June - 20 western Libyan tribal clashes kill 105 people and injure 500
2013 On this day in history miami heat defeat San Antonio Spurs to win the NBA Finals 4-3
2017 On this day in history british actor Daniel Day-Lewis announces his retirement from acting
2017 Tiger Woods checks into a clinic to manage his pain medication and sleep disorder, following his arrest for driving under the influence on June - 20.
2017 On this day in history uS toymaker Mattel releases 15 new body types for their Ken doll, including one with a man bun
2017 On this day in history uber founder Travis Kalanick resigns as CEO after a shareholder revolt
2018 FIFA World Cup: Portugal superstar Cristiano Renaldo heads a goal against Morocco to become the all-time leading European goalscorer (85) in international competition on this day in history.
2018 US President Trump signs Executive Order ending family separation at the border for illegal immigrants on this day in history.
2018 On this day in history algeria turns off its internet to stop students cheating during exams
2018 US ambassador Nikki Haley announces the US is leaving the UN Human Rights Council on this day in history.
2018 On June - 20 hungarian government passes legislation that criminalizes aiding undocumented migrants