On This Day

June 7, 2021 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • Auckland named world's most livable city (due to success with COVID) and Damascus named the worst by The Economist Intelligence Unit
  • Multicellular organisms (bdelloid rotifer) frozen for 24,000 years in Siberia to return to life after Russian scientists have them thawed [1]
  • Two passenger trains collide in Pakistan, killing at least 40 people in Sindh province
  • UN International Labor Director says global impact of the pandemic four times worse than 2008 Economic Crisis, pushed 100 million workers into poverty [1]

Event of interestEvent of Interest

US Vice President Kamala Harris visiting Guatemala on her first foreign trip announces task forces on corruption and human trafficking

49th US Vice President and Senator Kamala Harris
49th US Vice President and Senator
Kamala Harris