What Happened on June 30, 2002

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • FIFA World Cup Final, International Stadium, Yokohama, Japan: Ronaldo scores twice as Brazil beats Germany, 2-0 to win record 5th title, first World Cup held in Asia

Famous Deaths

  • Chico Xavier, popular medium in BrazilĀ“s spiritism movement (b. 1910)
  • Pete Gray [Wyshner], MLB one-armed outfielder (St Louis Browns), dies at 87