Contact Us

Today in History…NY Mets pass on REGGIE JACKSON

WHAT HAPPENED IN HISTORY ON JUNE 7th:

1965 - Sony Corp introduced its home video tape recorder, priced at $995
1966 - NY Mets pass up Reggie Jackson to draft Steve Chilcott #1.  Jackson went on to play MLB for 5 teams/21 seasons and became known as MR. OCTOBER!

Getty Images

HAPPY BIRTHDAY / ANNIVERSARY TO:

1909 - Jessica Tandy, London, actress (Birds, Cocoon, Batteries Not Included)
1917 - Dean Martin, Steubenville Ohio, American singer/actor
1940 - Tom Jones (What’s New Pussycat)
1943 - Ken Osmond, actor (Eddie Haskel-Leave it To Beaver)
1952 - Liam Neeson, N Ireland, actor (Schindler’s List, Les Miserables)
1925 - Three Stooges leader Moe Howard (28) weds Helen Schonberger
1937 - Three Stooges member Curly Howard (33) weds Elaine Ackerman
1974 - Actor Richard Harris (43) weds actress Ann Turkel (27)
1975 - Academy Award-winning director Ron Howard (21) weds Cheryl Alley (21) at Magnolia Park United Methodist Church in Burbank, California
1980 - Actor Mel Gibson (24) weds Robyn Moore (24) in Forestville, New South Wales

GOODBYE TO:

2008 - Jim McKay, American sportscaster (b. 1921)

To see more historical events for, visit: www.historyorb.com/day/june/7?p=2

Jordan Lee keeps you company weekdays 10:00am-3:00pm…”WITTLE WHILE YOU WORK” with 100.7 WITL…Today’s Best Country!

 

 

More from 100.7 WITL

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://witl.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on 100.7 WITL | Today's Best Country | Lansing, Michigan quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on 100.7 WITL | Today's Best Country | Lansing, Michigan quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!