Historical Events In June - 01
Monday, 16 September 2019
1926 Ignacy Mocicki elected president of Poland on June - 01.
1926 Andy Griffith, Mount Airy NC, actor (Andy Griffith Show, Matlock) on June - 01.
1926 Vasily Mikhaylovich Metallov, composer, dies at 64 on June - 01.
1927 Colleen McCullough, writer on this day in history.
1928 On this day in history bob Monkhouse, Kent England, comedian (Bonkers)
1929 Yehudi Wyner, composer on this day in history.
1930 On this day in history 6th French Mens Tennis: Henri Cochet beats Bill Tilden (36 86 63 61)
1930 On this day in history edward Woodward, Croydon England, actor (Breaker Morant, Wickerman)
1931 Rozenburg soccer team forms in Rozenburg on this day in history.
1932 On this day in history lunteren soccer team forms in Lunteren
1932 On June - 01 francis Cameron, cricketer (NZ pace bowler took 61 wickets 1961-65)
1933 On this day in history century of Progress world's fair opens in Chicago
1933 Alan "the Horse" Ameche, Wisc, NFL fullback (Baltimore Colts) on this day in history.
1934 On June - 01 pat Boone, Florida, singer/actor (April Love, Cross & Switchblade)
1935 James George, US, weightlifter (Olympic-silver-1960/bronze-1956) on June - 01.
1935 Alberto Cametti, composer, dies at 64 on this day in history.
1937 The birth of Morgan Freeman, American film actor ('Driving Miss Daisy') on this day in history.
1938 Superman Comics launched on June - 01.
1939 On June - 01 british sub "Thetis" sinks in Liverpool Bay with all 99 aboard
1939 The first televised heavyweight boxing match-Max Baer vs Lou Nova on June - 01.
1941 31.98 cm (12.59") rainfall, Burlington, Kansas (state 24-hr record) on this day in history.
1941 Germany bans all Catholic publications on this day in history.
1941 HMS CALCUTTA (AA)sunk in the Eastern Mediterranean, north west of Alexandria, Egypt by 2 bombs from German Ju88 bombers.255 survivors on June - 01.
1941 Hugh S Walpole, British writer (Killer & the Slain), dies on this day in history.
1942 Treblinka opens on June - 01.
1942 On this day in history ernest Pingoud, composer, dies at 53
1943 Actor Leslie Howard dies today when a civilian flight from Lisbon to London is shot down by the Germans during WWII, killing all on board on June - 01.
1943 On June - 01 leslie Howard, actor (Romeo & Juliet), Nazis shot down his plane at 50
1946 On this day in history ion Antonescu, fascist premier/dictator of Romania, executed
1947 On this day in history the OPA, which issued WW II rationing coupons, disbands
1948 On this day in history sonny Boy Williamson, [John Lee], blues player, dies at 34
1949 On June - 01 the first magazine on microfilm offered to subscribers (Newsweek)
1951 On this day in history s Arend discovers asteroids #1592 Mathieu & #1593 Fagnes
1951 On this day in history rafael Altamira Crevea, Spanish lawyer/historian, dies at 85