On This Day

What Happened on June 4, 2008

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events


British TV presenter Michael Parkinson is knighted by Queen Elizabeth at Buckingham Palace

  • Stanley Cup Final, Civic Center, Pittsburgh, PA: Detroit Red Wings defeat Pittsburgh Penguins, 3-2 for a 4-2 series win; Red Wings' 11th Championship

Famous Deaths

  • Nikos Sergianopoulos, Greek actor (b. 1952)