On This Day

What Happened on June 7, 2014

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • 146th Belmont: Joel Rosario aboard Tonalist wins in 2:28.52

Sport awardTennis Open

French Open Women's Tennis: Maria Sharapova of Russia wins her 5th Grand Slam singles title; beats Romanian Simona Halep 6-4, 6-7, 6-4

Tennis Player Maria Sharapova
Tennis Player
Maria Sharapova

Famous Weddings

  • Good Morning America's meteorologist Ginger Zee (33) weds NBC news correspondent Benjamin Aaron at beachfront ceremony in Petoskey, Michigan

LoveWedding of Interest

Playwright Tom Stoppard (76) weds brewery heiress Sabrina Guinness on an intimate register office ceremony in East Dorset, England

Playwright and Screenwriter Tom Stoppard
Playwright and Screenwriter
Tom Stoppard

Famous Deaths

  • Norman Willis, English union leader (General Secretary of the UK's Trades Union Congress), dies at 81