Hans Remembers- Friday June 19, 1970- 50 Years Ago.
- Soyuz 9 returned to Earth at 6:59 pm local time at a site in Kazakh SSR 47 miles west of Karaganda. It was a record setting journey- Cosmonauts Nikolayev and Sevastyanov spent a record 17 days, 16 hours and 59 minutes in outer space.
- This is the first I have heard of this- the first and only championship of the seven team International Boxing League was won by the New York Jolts who defeated the Chicago Clippers 46 to 24 in Chicago.
- Born on this day in Detroit 1992 Olympic gold medalist Quincy Watts- he won the 400 meters and the 4X400 relay.
- Brian “Head” Welch- singer, songwriter, guitarist and founding member of Korn was born this day in Los Angeles. In 2005 after becoming a born again Christian and to focus on being a father.