Historical Events In June - 01
Friday, 07 May 2021
1925 Lou Gehrig replaces Wally Pipp (1st of record 2130 consec games) on June - 01.
1925 On June - 01 richard Erdman, Enid Ok, actor (Stalag 17, Anything Goes)
1926 On this day in history the birth of Andy Griffith, American film and television actor
1926 On June - 01 the birth of Marilyn Monroe, American film actress
1926 On this day in history ignacy Mocicki elected president of Poland
1926 On June - 01 andy Griffith, Mount Airy NC, actor (Andy Griffith Show, Matlock)
1926 Vasily Mikhaylovich Metallov, composer, dies at 64 on June - 01.
1927 On this day in history colleen McCullough, writer
1928 Bob Monkhouse, Kent England, comedian (Bonkers) on June - 01.
1929 On this day in history yehudi Wyner, composer
1930 On this day in history 6th French Mens Tennis: Henri Cochet beats Bill Tilden (36 86 63 61)
1930 Edward Woodward, Croydon England, actor (Breaker Morant, Wickerman) on June - 01.
1931 On June - 01 rozenburg soccer team forms in Rozenburg
1932 Lunteren soccer team forms in Lunteren on this day in history.
1932 On June - 01 francis Cameron, cricketer (NZ pace bowler took 61 wickets 1961-65)
1933 Century of Progress world's fair opens in Chicago on this day in history.
1933 On this day in history alan "the Horse" Ameche, Wisc, NFL fullback (Baltimore Colts)
1934 Pat Boone, Florida, singer/actor (April Love, Cross & Switchblade) on this day in history.
1935 On June - 01 james George, US, weightlifter (Olympic-silver-1960/bronze-1956)
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 On June - 01 superman Comics launched
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 On this day in history 31.98 cm (12.59") rainfall, Burlington, Kansas (state 24-hr record)
1941 On this day in history germany bans all Catholic publications
1941 On this day in history hMS CALCUTTA (AA)sunk in the Eastern Mediterranean, north west of Alexandria, Egypt by 2 bombs from German Ju88 bombers.255 survivors
1941 Hugh S Walpole, British writer (Killer & the Slain), dies on June - 01.
1942 On June - 01 treblinka opens.
1942 Ernest Pingoud, composer, dies at 53 on June - 01.
1943 On June - 01 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.
1943 Leslie Howard, actor (Romeo & Juliet), Nazis shot down his plane at 50 on June - 01.
1946 On this day in history ion Antonescu, fascist premier/dictator of Romania, executed
1947 On June - 01 the OPA, which issued WW II rationing coupons, disbands