What Happened on June 9, 1939

Day of the Week: Friday

Famous Birthdays

  • Charles Webb, American writer (The Graduate), born in San Francisco, California
  • David Hobbs (auto racer)
  • Derek Hunt, CEO (MFI Furniture Group)
  • Ileana CotrubaƟ, Romanian soprano

Famous Weddings


HeartWedding of Interest

Medical researcher Jonas Salk (24) weds social worker Donna Lindsay

Medical Researcher and Virologist Jonas Salk
Medical Researcher and Virologist
Jonas Salk

Famous Deaths

  • Owen Moore, actor (She Done Him Wrong), commits suicide at 52