Historical Events on June 1, 1962

Day of the Week: Friday

Historical Events

  • Oscar 2 (ham radio satellite) launched into Earth orbit
  • Roda JC soccer team reforms in Kerkrade

BattleExecution

SS officer Adolf Eichmann is executed in Israel after being found guilty of war crimes

SS officer Adolf Eichmann
SS officer
Adolf Eichmann
  • USAF Maj Robert M White takes X-15 to 40,420 m