Historical Events In September - 06
Wednesday, 23 October 2019
1975 Czech tennis star Martina Navratilova requests political asylum while in New York for the US Open on this day in history.
1975 Rien van Nunen, Dutch actor (Spuit Elf), dies at 62 on this day in history.
1976 Russian pilot defects to Japan in a Mig 25 jet, many smiles in the US on September - 06.
1977 Guido Pannain, composer, dies at 85 on September - 06.
1978 Begin &Sadat meet at Camp David to discuss peace on this day in history.
1978 On this day in history jan Berger, Dutch politician, dies at 59
1979 On this day in history ronald Binge, composer, dies at 69
1981 On September - 06 joseph Yasser, composer, dies at 88
1982 Paul McCartney releases "Tug of War" on this day in history.
1982 On September - 06 polish dissidents seize the Polish Embassy in Bern, Switzerland
1983 USSR admits to shooting down KAL 007 on 9/2 on this day in history.
1984 Country music artist Ernest Tubb dies at the age of 70 on September - 06.
1984 On September - 06 today Show begins live remote telecasts from Moscow
1984 E J Andre, actor (Eugene Bullock-Dallas), dies at 74 on September - 06.
1985 Jane Frazee, singer/actress (Alice-Beulah), dies at 67 of pneumonia on this day in history.
1986 Barbra Streisand's 1st live concert in 20 years on this day in history.
1986 On this day in history uSSR charges correspondent Nicholas Daniloff with spying
1986 On this day in history blanche Sweet, US actress (DW Griffith movies), dies at 90
1987 Kurdish leaders appeal to the UN for protection from Iraqi attacks on this day in history.
1987 Saskatchewan's Dave Ridgway kicks a CFL-record 60-yard field goal on this day in history.
1988 On this day in history crippled soviet Soyuz TM-5 lands safely with 2 cosmonauts aboard
1989 Amateur Atheletic Fed strips Ben Johnson of all track records on September - 06.
1990 Leonard Hutton, cricketer (79 Tests for England, 6971 runs), dies on September - 06.
1991 USSR recognizes independence of the 3 baltic republics on September - 06.
1993 On September - 06 josephine Rich Corday, vaudevillian, dies of kidney failure at 79
1994 Duccio Tessari, Italian director, dies of cancer at 67 on this day in history.
1995 On this day in history cal Ripken, Baltimore Orioles shortstop, breaks Lou Gehrig's record by playing in 2,131 consecutive games.
1995 On September - 06 the Senate Ethics Committee recommends expulsion of US Senator Bob Packwood, accused of sexual misconduct.
1995 Buster Mathis, heavyweight boxer, dies at 52 on September - 06.
1996 William James Moyce, armaments scientist, dies at 82 on this day in history.
1997 On this day in history the funeral for Diana, Princess of Wales, is held at London's Westminster Abbey.
1997 On September - 06 philippe Rossillon, administrator, dies at 66
2007 A bomb explodes in Batna, Algeria as a crowd gathered to see Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika. Nineteen people died, while 107 were wounded by the attack on this day in history.
2012 61 illegal immigrants die after a fishing boat capsizes off the coast of Turkey on September - 06.