What Happened on June 15, 2002

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Near earth asteroid 2002 MN missed the Earth by 75,000 miles (120,000 km), about one-third of the distance between the Earth and the Moon

Famous Weddings

  • "American Pie" actress Shannon Elizabeth (28) weds actor Joe Reitman (34) in Jalisco, Mexico

HeartWedding of Interest

Actor Charlie Sheen (36) weds actress Denise Richards (31) under a rose arch dotted by over 1000 blooms in Brentwood, California

Famous Deaths

  • Choi Hong Hi, founder of Taekwon-Do (b. 1918)