June 8, 2007 in History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in History

  • Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia is hit by the State's worst storms and flooding in 30 years resulting in the death of nine people and the grounding of trade ship, the MV Pasha Bulker.

Deaths in History

  • Kenny Olsson, Swedish speedway racer (b. 1977)
  • Richard Rorty, American postanalytic, pragmatic philosopher (b. 1931)