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On This Day

June 8

World Ocean Day

1896 Someone steals a car for the first time.

1912 Universal Pictures is incorporated

1942 Bing Cosby with John Scott Trotter and His Orchestra and Max Terr's Mixed Chorus hit the studio to record Silent Night

1946 The debut of Porky Pig in the cartoon Kitty Cornered

1948 On the tube the premiere of The Milton Berle Show

1949 The novel 1984 is first published written by George Orwell

1954 45s records official replace 78’s records.

1966 The NFL and the AFL merge in tho the NFL with two conferences NFC & AFC also announce a Super Bowl game

1982 With Kareem Abdul Jabbar & Magic Johnson The LA Lakers win the NBA Larry O'Brien Championship Trophy over Philadelphia 76ers.

1983 The film Trading Places is released in theatres starring Eddie Murphy, & Dan Aykroyd.

1997 Triple H is crowed WWE King of The Ring.

2001 After 21 years in the NHL Ray Bourque win his first Stanley Cup with the Colorado Avalanche beating the New Jersey Devils

Happy Birthday

1867 Frank Lloyd Wright architect

1927 Jerry Stiller actor comedian

1933 Joan River Comedian

1940 Nancy Sinatra singer

1942 Clarence Haskins in the band Funkadelic

1959 CT Fletcher Youtuber

1962 Nick Rhodes in the Band Duran Duran

1965 Rob Pilatus in the band Milli Vanilli

1970 Teresa Strasser TV Personality

1977 Kanye West Rapper Entrepreneur

1978 Maria Menounos actress

1984 Torrey DeVitto actress

1993 Seba football player

1994 Liv Morgan WWE Wrestler



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