June 8 | On this Day

Year Description Category
2019 Australian tennis player Ashleigh Barty won her first title in 2019 French Open. Achievement
2012 Supercentenarian from France, Marie-Thérèse Bardet died at the age of 114 years, 6 days. Death day
1999 94 people died in Karnataka bus crash. Man-Made Disaster
1998 Spanish tennis player Carlos Moyá won his first title in 1998 French Open. Achievement
1997 Tennis player from Latvia Jelena Ostapenko was born. Birthday
1997 60 people died in Brihadiswara temple fire at Thanjavur, India. Man-Made Disaster
1994 Chess grandmaster from China, Yu Yangyi was born. Birthday
1989 Chess grandmaster from Georgia, Davit Jojua was born. Birthday
1988 Chess grandmaster from Russia, Alexander Moskalenko was born. Birthday
1983 Belgian tennis player Kim Clijsters was born. Birthday
1982 VASP Flight 168 aircraft incident at Pacatuba, Brazil, killed 137 people. Man-Made Disaster
1981 Chess grandmaster from Russia, Kazbek Akbaev was born. Birthday
1976 American tennis player Lindsay Davenport was born. Birthday
1968 American tennis player Nancy Richey won her first title in 1968 French Open. Achievement
1966 Astronaut from United States, Joseph Walker died. Death day
1965 Astronaut from United States, Stanley Love was born. Birthday
1959 Chess grandmaster from Georgia, Zurab Sturua was born. Birthday
1955 English computer scientist and engineer Tim Berners-Lee was born. Birthday
1947 American biologist Eric F. Wieschaus was born. Birthday
1942 Swiss chemist Jacques Dubochet was born. Birthday
1937 Astronaut from United States, Bruce McCandless was born. Birthday
1936 American physicist Kenneth G. Wilson was born. Birthday
1930 Israeli-American mathematician and economist Robert Aumann was born. Birthday
1916 British biologist and biophysicist Francis Crick was born. Birthday
1856 Bounty Day of Norfolk Island. National Holiday
1845 American politician Andrew Jackson died. Death Day
1815 Italian physicist and inventor Giovanni Caselli was born. Birthday
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