On This Day

What Happened on June 9, 1990

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 122nd Belmont: Michael Kinane aboard Go & Go wins in 2:27.2

Sports record brokenBaseball Record

Dodger Eddie Murray ties Mickey Mantle with baseball's switch hit HRs in 10 games

MLB 1st Baseman Eddie Murray
MLB 1st Baseman
Eddie Murray
Baseball Legend Mickey Mantle
Baseball Legend
Mickey Mantle

Sport awardFrench Open Women's Tennis

French Open Women's Tennis: Monica Seles of Yugoslavia wins her first Grand Slam singles title; beats Steffi Graf 7-6, 6-4

Tennis Player and Nine-Time Major Champion Monica Seles
Tennis Player and Nine-Time Major Champion
Monica Seles
Tennis Player Steffi Graf
Tennis Player
Steffi Graf

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Michael Jackson is hospitalized with inflamed rib cartilage

King of Pop Michael Jackson
King of Pop
Michael Jackson

Famous Weddings

  • Kerry Kennedy (daughter of Robert) & Andrew Coumo (Mario's son) wed

LoveWedding of Interest

NHL goaltender Patrick Roy (25) weds Michele Piuze at Saint-Sacrement Church in Quebec, Canada

NHL Goalie and Coach Patrick Roy
NHL Goalie and Coach
Patrick Roy