Daily Archives: June 13, 2015

Michael Jackson cleared after 14-week child molesting trial 10 years ago this hour (June 13 2005)


Video: 'June,13 2005 Court verdict: NOT GUILTY - Michael Jackson was acquitted of ALL counts!'

(Monday, June 13, 2005, 2:13 p.m. PDT) — Michael Jackson was acquitted today of all charges against him by a jury that absorbed three months of often lurid testimony about his life and relationships with young boys but rejected a teenager’s claim that Jackson plied him with liquor and sexually molested him.

Viet Cong win Battle of Dong Xoai in South Vietnam 50 years ago today (June 13 1965)


Video: 'Vietnam: A Television History - LBJ Goes to War [3/11]' (June 13, 1965, at 37:38)

(Sunday, June 13, 1965; during the Vietnam War, part of the Indochina Wars and the Cold War) — The Battle of Dong Xoai, a major battle fought during the National Liberation Front Summer Offensive of 1965 in Phuoc Long Province, South Vietnam, ended today with a Viet Cong victory.