What Happened on June 7, 2001

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

  • BP announces that it will build a new $600-million platform offshore Trinidad that is expected to double the company's production of natural gas there by 2004
  • Tony Blair's Labour Party wins another landslide victory in the General Election

Famous Deaths

  • Carole Fredericks, American singer (Fredericks Goldman Jones) (b. 1952)
  • VĂ­ctor Paz Estenssoro, President of Bolivia (b. 1907)