June 6, 1982 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • 30,000 Israeli troops invade Lebanon to drive out the PLO
  • 36th Tony Awards: Life & Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby & Nine win
  • Bernard Glassman installed as abbot of Zen Center of NY

Deaths in History

  • Kenneth Rexroth, American poet (b. 1905)