On This Day

What Happened on June 2, 1990

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • "Turtle Power" by Partners In Kryme hits #13
  • Seattle's Randy Johnson, no-hits Tigers, 2-0

Famous Birthdays

  • Brittany Curran, American actress

Famous Deaths

  • Frederick Mellinger, founder of Fredericks of Hollywood, dies at 76

Person of interestRex Harrison

Rex Harrison, English actor (My Fair Lady), dies of cancer at 82

  • Robert Noyce, American inventor (co-founded Fairchild Semiconductor in 1957 and Intel Corporation in 1968), dies at 62
  • Shriram Sharma, Indian spiritual leader and founder of "All World Gayatri Pariwar", dies at 78
  • Stuart Hall, actor (Cavalcade, Dawn Patrol), dies
  • Walter Davis Jr., American hard bop pianist (Davis Cup, Illumination), dies of liver and kidney disease at 57