On This Day

What Happened on June 2, 2008

Famous Deaths

  • Bo Diddley [Ellas McDaniel], American rock guitarist dies of heart failure at 79
  • Mel Ferrer, American actor (Longest Day, Eaten Alive, 5th Floor), dies at 90
2008 Highlights

About June 2, 2008

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 13 years, 5 months and 27 days
Leap Year: Yes

Holidays: June Bank Holiday (Ireland), Queen's Birthday (New Zealand)

Generation: Generation Z
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Gemini