What Happened on June 8, 1976

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Bobby Orr signs a five-year contract with the Chicago Blackhawks

Ice Hockey Legend Bobby Orr
Ice Hockey Legend
Bobby Orr
  • Houston Astros draft Floyd Bannister #1

Famous Birthdays

  • Kenji Johjima, Japanese baseball player
  • Lindsay Davenport, Palos Verdes CA, tennis star (Olympics-gold-96)