What Happened on June 6, 1935

Day of the Week: Thursday

Famous Birthdays

  • Bobby Mitchell, NFL running back/wide receiver (Browns, Redskins)
  • Jean Gattegno, translator/scholar
  • Misja Mengelberg, Dutch jazz pianist/composer (Reconstruction)

Famous Deaths

  • Jacques Urlus, tenor (Opera of Leipzig, Song of the Earth), dies at 68
  • Julian Byng, British army officer (b. 1862)