On This Day

What Happened on June 3, 2020

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Former Defense Secretary James Mattis says in The Atlantic: "Donald Trump is the first president in my lifetime who does not try to unite the American people — does not even pretend to try. Instead, he tries to divide us."

45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality Donald Trump
45th US President, Businessman and TV Personality
Donald Trump

MurderMurder of Interest

Three former police officers charged in connection with death of George Floyd in Minneapolis, Derek Chauvin's charge upgraded to second degree murder

Victim of Police Brutality George Floyd
Victim of Police Brutality
George Floyd

Famous Deaths

  • István Kausz, Hungarian fencer (Olympic gold team, épée 1964), dies at 87
  • Johnny Majors, American College Football Hall of Fame halfback (All American 1956; U of Tennessee) and coach (Iowa State; National C'ship 1976, Pittsburgh; Tennessee), dies at 85
  • Pleasantly Perfect, American thoroughbred racehorse (Breeders' Cup Classic 2003; Dubai World Cup 2004), dies at 22
2020 Highlights

About June 3, 2020

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 10 months and 16 days
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Gemini