On This Day

What Happened on June 13, 2002

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events


Sports record brokenNHL Record

Stanley Cup Final, Joe Louis Arena, Detroit, MI: Detroit Red Wings beat Carolina Hurricanes, 3-1 for a 4-1 series win; Red Wings' 10th title; coach Scotty Bowman retires with record 9th title

NHL Coach Scotty Bowman
NHL Coach
Scotty Bowman
  • The United States of America withdraws from the Anti-Ballistic Missile Treaty

Famous Deaths

  • John Hope, American meteorologist (b. 1919)
  • Ralph Shapey, American composer (Fantasy, Rituals), dies at 81