On This Day

June 7, 1980 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Jeff Norman runs world record 50k (2:48:06)
  • Tommy John wins his 200th, 3-0 on a 2-hitter

Deaths in History

  • Elizabeth Craig, British writer (b. 1883)

Person of interestHenry Miller

Henry Miller, American writer (Tropic of Cancer, Tropic of Capricorn), dies of circulatory complications at 88

Author Henry Miller
Henry Miller