What Happened on June 9, 1982

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

General Efraín Rios Montt declares himself President of Guatemala

Dictator and President of Guatemala Efraín Ríos Montt
Dictator and President of Guatemala
Efraín Ríos Montt
  • Israel wipes out Syrian SAM missiles in Bekaa Valley

Famous Birthdays

  • Andrew Walker, Canadian actor
  • Christina Stürmer, Austrian singer

Famous Deaths

  • Guillaume Jorissen, Flemish politician, dies at 60
  • Hank Ladd, TV host (Arrow Show, Waiting for the Break), dies at 74