What Happened on June 10, 2000

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 132nd Belmont: Pat Day aboard Commendable wins in 2:31.20
  • Stanley Cup: New Jersey Devils defeat Dallas Stars 4-2

Famous Weddings

  • "Live! with Kelly and Michael" executive producer Michael Gelman (38) weds CBS's Early Show correspondent Laurie Hibberd (36) at a Long Island estate

Famous Deaths

  • Brian Statham, English cricketer (b. 1930)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

Hafez al-Assad, General and President of Syria (1971-2000), dies of a heart attack at 69

General and President of Syria Hafez al-Assad
General and President of Syria
Hafez al-Assad