On This Day

What Happened on June 7, 2020

Historical Events

  • Black Lives Matter Protests continue worldwide in large numbers, In Bristol England statue of 17th century slave trader Edward Colston pulled down
  • COVID-19 global death toll passes 400,000 with confirmed cases at 6,973,195 according to Johns Hopkins figures
  • US National Guard pulled out of Washington D.C. and curfew ends in New York as anti-racism protests stay largely peaceful

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Bey [Bass], American blues singer-songwriter ("All My Dues Are Paid"), dies at 74
  • Ken Riley, American NFL cornerback (All-Pro 1975, 76, 83; Cincinnati Bengals) and coach (Florida A&M), dies at 72
  • Michael Beavis, British RAF officer, deputy Commanding-in-Chief (Allied Forces Central Europe), dies at 90
2020 Highlights

About June 7, 2020

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 1 year, 11 months and 21 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Generation Alpha
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Gemini

Music Charts

  • US #1 Song: Rockstar - DaBaby Featuring Roddy Ricch
  • UK #1 Song: Rockstar - Dababy Ft. Roddy Ricch