50 YEARS AGO IN HISTORY
Senator Robert F. Kennedy was assassinated at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles on June 5 in the wake of his victory in California’s Democratic presidential primary.
James Earl Ray, who assassinated Reverend Martin Luther King Jr., in April 1968, was captured at London’s Heathrow Airport.
It was a battle of Australians at the men’s final of the French Open Tennis Tournament as Ken Rosewall beat Rod Laver 6-3, 6-1, 2-6, 6-2.
American character actor and singer Dan Duryea died of cancer in Los Angeles at the age of 61.
And on Shelter Island . . . (more…)