Historical Events In June - 26
Friday, 07 August 2020
1982 On this day in history marie Osmond marries Steve Craig
1982 On this day in history uS vetos UN Security Council resolution for a limited withdrawal from Beirut of Israeli & Palestine Liberation Organization forces
1982 On June - 26 alexander Mitscherlich, German psychotherapist, dies
1983 Walter O'Keefe, songwriter/TV host (Mayor of Hollywood), dies at 82 on June - 26.
1984 Barbra Striesand records "Here We Are at Last" on June - 26.
1984 Carl Foreman, producer, dies of cancer at 69 on this day in history.
1986 Laurie Fishlock, cricketer (4 Tests for England), dies on this day in history.
1987 Glen Hall, cricketer (Test for South Africa 1965), commits suicide on June - 26.
1989 On this day in history canada updates coins with a new portrait of Queen Elizabeth.
1989 On this day in history melanie Griffith & Don Johnson marry for the 2nd time
1989 On June - 26 on Hawaii, a 6.1 quake (actually 2 events about 5 seconds apart) results in five people injured slightly, 5 homes destroyed and about 100 homes damaged in the Puna District. Landslides occurred in several places and blocked a road at Honomu
1990 On this day in history 122ø F in Phoenix Arizona
1990 Europe begins to study ways into financially helping the USSR on this day in history.
1991 On this day in history carmine Coppola, composer/conductor (Godfather II), dies at 80
1992 On June - 26 geert Vissers, Dutch TV host (Gay Dating Show), dies
1993 On June - 26 catherine Leno, mother of Tonight Show host Jay, dies of cancer at 82
1994 On this day in history a "Bob" den Doolaard, author (Inn with the horseshoe), dies at 93
1996 Veronica Guerin, journalist, dies at 36 on June - 26.
2005 On this day in history birth of Princess Alexia of the Netherlands, daughter of Prince Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands
2013 On this day in history 20 people are killed after a rescue helicopter crashes in Uttarakhand
2014 On this day in history luis SuĂˇrez is expelled from the 2014 FIFA World Cup following his biting incident
2017 America's Cup: Emirates Team New Zealand defeat Oracle Team USA 7-1 in Bermuda, Peter Burling (26) youngest ever helmsman on June - 26.
2017 On this day in history theresa May 's UK Conservative minority party strike deal to govern with Northern Ireland's DUP with guarantee of 1 billion funding
2017 Brazilian state prosecutors file corruption charges against President Michel Temer on June - 26.
2017 Helicopter with rogue police pilot attacks Venezuelan Supreme Court in Caracas on this day in history.
2018 On this day in history uS Supreme Court upholds President Trump 's travel ban against mostly Muslim countries
2018 Quriyat, Oman, registers highest "low" temperature for a day ever recorded of 42.5 degrees on this day in history.
2018 On June - 26 sudanese court overturns death sentence for teenager who killed the husband after he raped her
2018 On this day in history india is named the most dangerous country to be a women because of sexual violence and slave labour by the Thomson Reuters Foundation
2018 On this day in history first high level talks between Ethiopian and Eritrean officials in 20 years begins in Addis Ababa
2018 Hello Kitty bullet train unveiled by the West Japan Railway on this day in history.
2018 On June - 26 polio outbreak confirmed in New Guinea by WHO, 18 years after it was declared free of the disease
2019 On June - 26 japanese animation film "Spirited Away" by Hayao Miyazaki is released in China and tops the box office, 18 years after its initial release