On This Day

June 2, 1988 in History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in History

  • 61st National Spell Bee: Rageshree Ramachandran wins spelling elegiacal
  • Consumer Reports calls for a ban on the Suzuki Samurai automobile

Deaths in History

  • Horace Hildreth, American politician (Gov-Maine, 1945-49) and U.S. Ambassador to Pakistan (1953-57), dies at 85