On This Day

June 7, 2020 in History

Day of the Week: Sunday

Events in History

  • 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

Deaths in History

  • Michael Beavis, British RAF officer, deputy Commanding-in-Chief (Allied Forces Central Europe), dies at 90
2020 in History