What Happened on June 8, 2003

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • 102nd Men's French Open: Juan Carlos Ferrero beats Martin Verkerk (6-1, 6-3, 6-2)
  • 102nd Women's French Open: Justine Henin-Hardenne beats Kim Clijsters (6-0, 6-4)
  • 49th LPGA Championship won by Annika Sörenstam
  • 57th Tony Awards: Hairspray & Take Me Out win

Famous Weddings

  • "The Sopranos" actor Dominic Chianese (72) weds United Nations conference planner Jane Pittson (56) in Manhattan

Famous Deaths

  • Leighton Rees, Welsh darts player (b. 1940)