Historical Events In June - 30
Saturday, 23 March 2019
1966 On June - 30 beatles land in Tokyo for a concert tour
1967 On this day in history maj Robert H Lawrence Jr named first black astronaut
1968 On June - 30 gaullists win victory in the French National Assembly elections
1968 On June - 30 john Gough, actor (Circus Kid, 2 for Tonight), dies at 73
1969 On this day in history spain cedes Ifni to Morocco
1969 On June - 30 jan Evangelista Zelinka, composer, dies at 76
1970 Brazil beats Italy 4-1 in soccer's 9th World Cup at Mexico City on this day in history.
1970 On this day in history t Smirnova discovers asteroid #2139 Makharadze
1971 On June - 30 georgi T Dobrovolsky, Odessa, cosmonaut (Soyuz 11), dies at 43
1973 On June - 30 observers aboard Concorde jet observe 72-min solar eclipse
1973 Elmer Layden, one of Notre Dame's legendary 4-horsemen, died on June - 30.
1974 On June - 30 petty thief Peter Leonard sets fire to cover burglary that torches "Gulliver's" nightclub. 24 die (Port Chester NY)
1974 Alberta King, mother of Martin Luther King Jr, assassinated in church on this day in history.
1975 Bundy victim Shelley Robertson disappears in Colorado on this day in history.
1975 Cher, just 4 days after divorcing Sonny Bono marries Gregg Allman on June - 30.
1976 On this day in history a Naval Aviator tradition came to an end when brown shoes were stricken from the officers' and chiefs' uniforms. The tradition initially distinguished the Brown Shoe Navy of the aviators from the black shoes of the surface officers.
1977 On this day in history jimmy Carter cans B-1A bomber later "B-1's the B-52"
1977 On this day in history marvel Comics publish the "Kiss book" tributing the rock group Kiss
1977 On June - 30 uS Railway Post Office final train run (NY to Wash DC)
1979 Johnny Rotten &Joan Collins appear together on BBC's Juke Box Jury on June - 30.
1979 Alfons Vranckx, Belgian politician, dies at 72 on this day in history.
1980 On this day in history virginia Brown Faire, actress (Lonesome Trail, Temptress), dies
1981 China's Communist Party condemns the late Mao Tse-tung's policy on this day in history.
1982 On this day in history federal Equal Rights Amendment fails 3 states short of ratification
1982 On June - 30 orbiter Challenger (OV-099) rolled out at Palmdale
1983 Bo Gentry, songwriter/producer, dies on this day in history.
1984 On this day in history lillian Hellman, playwright, (Little Foxes), dies at 79
1985 39 remaining hostages from Flight 847 are freed in Beirut on June - 30.
1985 On this day in history james Dewar, inventor (Twinkie), dies
1986 Georgia sodomy law upheld by Supreme Court (5-4) on this day in history.
1987 On this day in history patrik Sjoberg of Sweden set a new world record in the high jump
1987 Federico Mompou, composer, dies at 94 on this day in history.
1988 On June - 30 brooklyn dedicates a bus depot honoring Jackie Gleason
1989 On this day in history attorney General Thornburgh orders Joseph Doherty deported to the UK