What Happened on June 1, 1940

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • Coffee & tea rationed in Holland

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Major General Bernard Montgomery returns to London

British WWII Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery
British WWII Field Marshal
Bernard Montgomery
  • Nazi occupiers kick Jews out of Dutch air guard

Famous Birthdays

  • Kip Thorne, American physicist
  • Rene Auberjonois, actor (Clayton-Benson, Star Trek Deep Space 9)