What Happened on June 6, 1988

Day of the Week: Monday

Historical Events

  • 22nd Music City News Country Awards: Randy Travis & Statler Brothers
  • 3 giant turtles found in Bronx sewage plant
  • George H. W. Bush makes campaign promise to support reparations for WW II to Japanese-American internees (promise broken, May 1989)

Famous Deaths

  • Ella Raines, actress (Brute Force), dies of throat cancer at 66