What Happened on June 8, 1978

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • 51st National Spelling Bee: Peg McCarthy wins spelling deification
  • Braves draft Bob Horner #1
  • Nevada jury rules Howard Hughes "Mormon Will" is a forgery

Famous Birthdays

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Maria Menounos, American actress, TV star (Today, Access Hollywood, WWE) and 1996 Miss Massachusetts Teen USA, born in Medford, Massachusetts

Journalist Maria Menounos
Maria Menounos