Historical Events for 14th June 2021

1926 – French Women’s Tennis Championships: Suzanne Lenglen beats Mary Kendall Browne 6-1, 6-0
1931 – Reinhard Heydrich’s first meeting with Heinrich Himmler
1936 – Oranienburg Concentration Camp opens in Germany
1951 – 1st commercial computer, UNIVAC 1, enters service at Census Bureau
1953 – Elvis Presley graduates from L. C. Humes High School in Memphis, Tennessee
1967 – Mariner 5 Launch (Venus Flyby)
1992 – Senior Players Championship Men’s Golf, TPC of Michigan: Dave Stockton wins first of 3 Champions Tour major titles by 1 stroke from J.C. Snead and lee Trevino
1993 – Ruth Bader Ginsburg is nominated to the United States Supreme Court by President Bill Clinton
2018 – 21st FIFA World Cup opens at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia with British singer Robbie Williams and Russian soprano Aida Garifullina performing
2019 – Swiss women hold a national strike over the country’s slow pace towards equality

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