What Happened on March 6, 1988

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 18th Easter Seal Telethon raises $35,200,000
  • 3 IRA suspects shot dead in Gibraltar by SAS officers

Sport awardGolf Tournament

Betsy King wins LPGA Women's Kemper Golf Open/Helene Curtis Pro-Am

LPGA Golfer Betsy King
LPGA Golfer
Betsy King
  • Julie Krone becomes winningest female jockey (1205 victories)
  • Orville Moodey shoots 63 at Seniors golf tournament

Famous Deaths

  • Konstantin Iliev, composer, dies at 63