On This Day

What Happened on June 17, 2008

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Historical Events

  • 62nd NBA Championship: Boston Celtics beat Los Angeles Lakers, 4 games to 2
  • First day of legal same-sex marriage in California

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Ice hockey player star Martin Brodeur (36) weds Genevieve Nault at the Bavaro Princess Resort in the Dominican Republic

NHL Goalie Martin Brodeur
NHL Goalie
Martin Brodeur

Famous Deaths

  • Cyd Charisse [Tula Finklea], American dancer and actress (Singin' in the Rain), dies at 86
  • Tsutomu Miyazaki, Japanese serial killer (b. 1962)