Historical Events In June - 30
Saturday, 25 May 2019
1966 On this day in history beatles land in Tokyo for a concert tour
1967 On June - 30 maj Robert H Lawrence Jr named first black astronaut
1968 On this day in history gaullists win victory in the French National Assembly elections
1968 John Gough, actor (Circus Kid, 2 for Tonight), dies at 73 on June - 30.
1969 Spain cedes Ifni to Morocco on June - 30.
1969 On this day in history jan Evangelista Zelinka, composer, dies at 76
1970 On June - 30 brazil beats Italy 4-1 in soccer's 9th World Cup at Mexico City
1970 On June - 30 t Smirnova discovers asteroid #2139 Makharadze
1971 On this day in history georgi T Dobrovolsky, Odessa, cosmonaut (Soyuz 11), dies at 43
1973 On June - 30 observers aboard Concorde jet observe 72-min solar eclipse
1973 On June - 30 elmer Layden, one of Notre Dame's legendary 4-horsemen, died
1974 On June - 30 petty thief Peter Leonard sets fire to cover burglary that torches "Gulliver's" nightclub. 24 die (Port Chester NY)
1974 On this day in history alberta King, mother of Martin Luther King Jr, assassinated in church
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 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 on June - 30.
1977 On this day in history jimmy Carter cans B-1A bomber later "B-1's the B-52"
1977 Marvel Comics publish the "Kiss book" tributing the rock group Kiss on June - 30.
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 On June - 30 alfons Vranckx, Belgian politician, dies at 72
1980 On June - 30 virginia Brown Faire, actress (Lonesome Trail, Temptress), dies
1981 On June - 30 china's Communist Party condemns the late Mao Tse-tung's policy
1982 Federal Equal Rights Amendment fails 3 states short of ratification on June - 30.
1982 On June - 30 orbiter Challenger (OV-099) rolled out at Palmdale
1983 Bo Gentry, songwriter/producer, dies on June - 30.
1984 Lillian Hellman, playwright, (Little Foxes), dies at 79 on June - 30.
1985 On June - 30 39 remaining hostages from Flight 847 are freed in Beirut
1985 James Dewar, inventor (Twinkie), dies on June - 30.
1986 On this day in history georgia sodomy law upheld by Supreme Court (5-4)
1987 Patrik Sjoberg of Sweden set a new world record in the high jump on June - 30.
1987 Federico Mompou, composer, dies at 94 on June - 30.
1988 On June - 30 brooklyn dedicates a bus depot honoring Jackie Gleason
1989 On June - 30 attorney General Thornburgh orders Joseph Doherty deported to the UK