On This Day

What Happened on June 7, 1992

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • "Small Family Business" closes at Music Box Theater NYC after 48 performances
  • French Open Men's Tennis: American Jim Courier retains title; beats Petr Korda of Czechoslovakia 7-5, 6-2, 6-1
  • NASA's Extreme Ultraviolet Explorer (EUVE) launches

Famous Deaths

  • Bill France, Sr., American auto racer (co-founder of NASCAR), dies of Alzheimer's disease at 82
  • Bob Sweeney, director/actor (Toby Tyler), dies of cancer at 73