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

  • Ken Riley, American NFL cornerback (All-Pro 1975, 76, 83; Cincinnati Bengals) and coach (Florida A&M), dies at 72
2020 Highlights

About June 7, 2020

Day of the Week: Sunday
How Long Ago? 8 months and 25 days
Leap Year: Yes

Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Gemini