What happend on 20.06 in history

2005
Terri Schiavo's remains are buried in Clearwater, Florida.
2004
Ken Griffey, Jr. becomes the 20th member of the 500 home run club with a home run at Busch Stadium in St. Louis, Missouri.
2003
Formation of Wikimedia Foundation announced.
2003
LZW patent expires in USA.
2001
In Texas, USA, Andrea Yates drowns her children in a bathtub and admits to the crime. She would be sentenced to life in prison.
2001
Pervez Musharraf becomes president of Pakistan
1991
German parliament decides to move the capital from Bonn back to Berlin.
1990
Asteroid Eureka discovered.
1983
LZW patent filed in USA.
1980
Roberto Duran starts his classic boxing trilogy with Sugar Ray Leonard by defeating him in Canada by a decision in 15 rounds, to gain the WBC world Welterweight championship.
1977
Oil begins to flow through the Trans-Alaska Pipeline System (TAPS).
1969
Jacques Chaban-Delmas becomes Prime Minister of France
1966
Canada sells 336 million bushels (9.14 teragrams) of wheat to Soviet Union.
1963
The so-called "red telephone" was established between Soviet Union and United States following the Cuban Missile Crisis.
1960
Independence of Mali and Senegal.
1956
A Venezuelan Super-Constellation crashed in Atlantic Ocean off Asbury Park, New Jersey killing 74 people
1948
Toast of the Town, later The Ed Sullivan Show, debuts.
1939
Benny Goodman's Song School ends its radio series.
1919
150 die at the Teatro Yaguez fire, Mayagüez, Puerto Rico.
1893
Lizzie Borden is acquitted of murdering her stepmother and father.
1877
Alexander Graham Bell installs world's first commercial telephone service in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.
1863
West Virginia is admitted as the 35th U.S. state.
1862
Barbu Catargiu is assassinated.
1837
Queen Victoria succeeds to the British throne.
1819
The US vessel Savannah arrives at Liverpool, United Kingdom. She is the first steam-propelled vessel to cross the Atlantic, most of the journey was made under sail.
1791
The Flight to Varennes began.
1789
Deputies of the French Third Estate took the Tennis Court Oath
1782
The U.S. Congress adopts the Great Seal of the United States.
1756
British garrison imprisoned in the Black Hole of Calcutta.
1685
Monmouth Rebellion: The Duke of Monmouth declares himself King of England at Bridgwater.
1631
The sack of Baltimore: the Irish village of Baltimore is attacked by Algerian pirates.
1214
University of Oxford receives its charter.
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