On This Day

What Happened on June 3, 2018

Day of the Week: Sunday

Historical Events

  • Boat capsizes off eastern Tunisia drowning at least 48 migrants
  • Dead whale found with 17 pounds (80 pieces) of plastic in its stomach in Songkhla province, Thailand

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Golden State guard Stephen Curry breaks Ray Allen's NBA Finals record for most 3-pointers with 9 in the Warriors 19 point Game 2 win over Cleveland

Basketball Superstar Stephen Curry
Basketball Superstar
Stephen Curry
  • Guatemala's Fuego volcano erupts killing at least 110, with 332 missing and forcing the evacuation of over 3,100
  • US Open Women's Golf, Shoal Creek GC: Ariya Jatanugarn of Thailand gives up 7-shot lead but wins in playoff with South Korean Kim Hyo-joo

Famous Deaths

  • Clarence Fountain, American Grammy Award winning gospel singer (The Blind Boys of Alabama), dies of complications of diabetes at 88
  • Frank Carlucci, American National Security Adviser under Reagan and Secretary of Defense (1987-89), dies at 87