Historical Events In May - 06
Friday, 07 August 2020
1974 Bundy victim Roberta Parks disappears from OSU, Corvallis OR on May - 06.
1974 On May - 06 stolen "Guitar Player" painting by Jan Vermeer found in London
1974 West German chancellor W Brandt resigns on this day in history.
1975 On May - 06 bundy victim Lynette Culver disappears from Pocatello ID
1975 On May - 06 early warnings provided by REACT (ham radio operators) means only 3 people die in tornado that strikes Omaha NE
1975 Jozsef Mindszenty, [Joseph Prehm], Hungarian cardinal, dies at 83 on May - 06.
1976 On May - 06 karel M J F Cruysberghs, Flemish author (On the Pulpit), dies at 85
1977 "Beatles at the Hollywood Bowl" released in UK on May - 06.
1978 South Africa military goes into Angola on this day in history.
1978 Ethelda Bleibtrey, US swimmer (Olympics-3 gold-1920), dies at 76 on May - 06.
1979 On this day in history fred Markham set a bicycle speed record of 81.8 kph over 200 meters
1979 USSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR on this day in history.
1981 On May - 06 uS expels Libyan diplomats
1982 Sam Baker, dies on May - 06.
1984 On this day in history josé Napoleon Duarte wins El Salvador presidential election
1984 On this day in history bonner Pink, Conservative Party politician
1985 On this day in history 17th Space Shuttle Mission (51-B)-Challenger 7 lands at Edwards Air Force Base
1986 On this day in history berlin Real Madrid wins 15th UEFA Cup
1986 Donald E Pelotte becomes first native American bishop on this day in history.
1986 On this day in history france performs nuclear test at Muruora Island
1986 On this day in history berlin: Real Madrid wins 15th UEFA Cup
1987 Black South African workers go on strike over whites only election on May - 06.
1987 Gary Hart denies affair with model Donna Rice on May - 06.
1987 Mario Andretti sets the one-lap speed record at Indianapolis 500 at 218.204 MPH on this day in history.
1987 On this day in history pTL's Jim Bakker & Rich Dortch dismissed from Assemblies of God
1987 On this day in history uSSR performs nuclear test at Eastern Kazakhstan/Semipalitinsk USSR
1987 On May - 06 william J Casey, director of CIA (1981-87), dies at 73
1989 On May - 06 guy Williams, actor (Zorro, Lost in Space)
1990 On May - 06 former President PW Botha quit South Africa's ruling National Party
1990 On May - 06 tom Cruise is ticketed for careless operation of a vehicle in South Carolina
1990 Charles Farrell, actor (Vern-My Little Margie), dies at 89 on this day in history.
1991 On May - 06 phillie Lenny Dykstra slams his sports car into 2 trees
1991 On this day in history space Shuttle STS 39 (Discovery 12) lands
1991 On May - 06 anthony van Kampen, writer (Ketelbinkie, Geschonden Eldorado), dies