What Happened on June 7, 2008

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 140th Belmont: Alan Garcia aboard Da Tara wins in 2:29.65

Famous Deaths

  • Bill Coday, American musician and singer (You’re Gonna Want Me), dies of a stroke at 66
  • Jim McKay, American sportscaster (b. 1921)
  • Rudy Fernandez, Filipino actor (b. 1953)