On This Day

June 2, 2020 in History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Events in History

  • Brazilian death toll passes 30,000 from coronavirus COVID-19 at 31,199 with 555,383 number of cases confirmed, 2nd only to the US
  • New outbreak of Ebola has killed five people in city of Mbandaka, Democratic Republic of Congo
  • UK death toll from coronavirus COVID-19 passes 50,000 (50,032) according to its Office of National Statistics

Event of interestEvent of Interest

UN human rights chief, Michelle Bachelet says pandemic exposing "endemic inequalities" around the world, cites death of George Floyd and higher death toll for ethnic minorities

President of Chile Michelle Bachelet
President of Chile
Michelle Bachelet
Victim of Police Brutality George Floyd
Victim of Police Brutality
George Floyd