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 This day in History - June 8
445 Historic Events for June 8
1990

"It's Garry Shandling's Show," last airs on Fox-TV

Event
1991

Bertice Reading, Dutch actress (Moon in the Gutter), dies

Death
1991

Heidi Brhl, German actress (M„dels vom Immenhof), dies at 49

Death
1991

Mary Bacon, jockey, dying of cancer, commits suicide by gun at 43

Death
1991

61st French Womens Tennis: Monica Seles beats A S Vicario (63 64)

Event
1991

123rd Belmont: Jerry Bailey aboard Hansel wins in 2:28

Event
1991

Former NY Jet Mark Gastineau wins 1st pro boxing fight in 12 seconds

Event
1991

Victory parade held in Wash DC (Persian Gulf War)

Event
1991

College World Series: Louisiana State defeats Wichita State 6-3

Event
1991

"Our Country's Good" closes at Nederlander Theater NYC after 48 perfs

Event
1991

Warren Schutte, is 1st non American to win NCAA Div 1 golf title

Event
1992

Farag Foeda, Egyptian writer/publicist, murdered

Death
1992

Beverly Carter, entertainer, dies at 51

Death
1992

William France, founder (Daytona 500), dies at 82

Death
1992

Thomas Klestil succeeds Waldheim as president of Austria

Event
1992

26th Music City News Country Awards: Alan Jackson and Garth Brooks

Event
1992

NY Yankee pitcher Steve Howe is banned from baseball for 7th time

Event
1992

William McGowan, entrepreneur (MCI), dies at 64

Death
1993

Ren‚ Bousquet, French Vichy-police chief deports jews, dies at 84

Death
1993

Premier Marc Bazin of Haiti resigns

Event
1994

7.8 earthquake strikes North Bolivia

Event
1994

Mass murderer Joe Rifkind sentenced to 27 years

Event
1994

Nicholas Joseph Mills, son of Chris Evert and Andy Mills

Birth
1994

William Marshall, actor/director (Santa Fe Trail), dies at 86

Death
1995

Juan Carlos Ongania, pres of Argentina (1966-70), dies

Death