What Happened on June 7, 2015

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • -8 41st G7 summit held in Schloss Elmau, Bavaria
  • 69th Tony Awards: "The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time" and "Fun Home" win 5 awards

Sport awardTennis Open

French Open Men's Tennis: Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland wins his 2nd major title; beats Novak Đoković 4-6, 6-4, 6-3, 6-4

Tennis Champion Novak Đoković
Tennis Champion
Novak Đoković

Famous Deaths

  • Michael Oliver, British cardiologist (linked cholesterol with coronary artery disease), dies at 89
  • Peter Petherick, New Zealand cricketer (NZ slow lefty 1976-77, hat-trick on debut), dies at 72

Person of interestChristopher Lee

Sir Christopher Lee, English actor (The Lord of the Rings, Dracula), dies at 93