Historical Events for June 2007
Events 1 - 11 of 11
1st - Jack Kevorkian is released from prison after serving eight years of his 10-25 year prison term for second-degree murder in the 1998 death of Thomas Youk, 52, of Oakland County, Michigan.
1st - Smoking is banned from United Kingdom's public places.
3rd - USS Carter Hall (LSD-50) engaged pirates after they boarded the Danish ship Danica White off the coast of Somalia. (details)
8th - Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia is hit by the State's worst storms and flooding in 30 years resulting in the death of nine people and the grounding of trade ship, the MV Pasha Bulker.
13th - The Al Askari Mosque is bombed again.
24th - The Angora Fire starts near South Lake Tahoe, California destroying 200+ structures in its first 48 hours.
25th - 2007 United Kingdom floods, parts of Lincolnshire and Yorkshire flood including Louth, Horncastle and worst affected, Hull.
27th - The Brazilian Military Police invades the favelas of Complexo do Alemão in an episode which is remembered as the Complexo do Alemão massacre.
28th - Craig Biggio of the Houston Astros becomes the 27th member of the 3000 hit club, going 5 for 5 against the Colorado Rockies.
29th - Two car bombs are found in the heart of London at Picadilly Circus.
30th - A car crashes into Glasgow International Airport in Scotland, believed to be a terrorist attack.