What Happened on June 17, 2010

Historical Events

NBA Finals

NBA Finals: Depending champion Los Angeles Lakers beat Boston Celtics, 83-79 in Game 7 for franchise's 16th NBA title; MVP: Kobe Bryant

Famous Deaths

  • Andy Ripley, English rugby union #8 (24 caps; British Lions 1974), dies from prostate cancer at 62
  • K. S. Rajah, Singaporean jurist (b. 1930)
2010 Highlights

About June 17, 2010

Day of the Week: Thursday
How Long Ago? 12 years, 7 months and 20 days
Leap Year: No

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

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: California Gurls - Katy Perry Featuring Snoop Dogg
  • UK #1 Song: Shout - Shout Ft. Dizzee & James Corden