On This Day: June 08th
This is 160th day of the year and 206 days remain in the year.
The prophet Muhammad died.
Tennessee became the 11th and last state to secede from the Union.
James Earl Ray, Martin Luther King, Jr.'s, assassin, was arrested.
President Reagan became the first American president to address a joint session of Britain’s Parliament.
Negro Baseball League great Satchel Paige died.
Tony Blair and his Labour Party won a second term, overwhelming the opposition at the polls.
June 08 BirthdaysFrank Lloyd Wright1867–1959, American architect, born in Richland Center, Wisconsin.
Barbara Bushformer first lady
Leroy Neimanpainter and printmaker