What Happened on June 2nd, 1976

Day of Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • East Timor People's Assembly accepts annexation by Indonesia

Famous Birthdays

  • Adrian Carlos Olivares, Mexico City, singer (Menudo-Cannonball)
  • Antônio Rodrigo Nogueira, Brazilian mixed martial artist
  • Earl Boykins, American basketball player
  • Elly Hutton, Australian 100m sprinter (Olympics-96)
  • Josef Marha, Havl-brod Cze, NHL center (Colorado Avalanche)
  • Queen 'Masenate Mohato Seeiso, Queen consort of Lesotho
  • Rachel White, Columbus Nebraska, Miss America-Nebraska (1997)
  • Tim Rice-Oxley, English musician (Keane)

Famous Deaths

  • Alan Dewitt, actor (Mr Tyler-It's About Time), dies at 52
  • Bartoes, [Albertus J Wijstma], cabaret performer/comic, dies at 73
  • Juan José Torres, former President of Bolivia, assassinated in the frame of Operation Condor