What Happened on June 8th, 1995

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • "Buttons on Broadway" opens at Ambassador Theater NYC for 40 performances
  • Downed U.S. Air Force pilot Captain Scott O'Grady is rescued by U.S. Marines in Bosnia.

Famous Deaths

  • Juan Carlos Ongania, President of Argentina (1966-70), dies
  • Lord Erskine of Rerrick, peer, dies at 69
  • Sheikh Iman, singer, dies at 76