On this day in history June 14,
1982 – Argentine forces surrendered to British troops on the Falkland Islands.
1987 – The Los Angeles Lakers won the NBA title by defeating the defending Boston Celtics.
1989 – Former U.S. President Reagan received an honorary knighthood from Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II.
1990 – The U.S. Supreme Court upheld police checkpoints that are used to examine drivers for signs of intoxication.
1994 – The New York Rangers won the Stanley Cup by defeating the Vancouver Canucks. It was the first time the Rangers had won the cup in 54 years.