June 2, 1951 in History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in History

  • Pope Pius XII publishes encyclical Evangelii praecones

Birthdays in History

  • Gilbert Baker, American gay activist, designed the rainbow flag, born in Canute, Kansas (d. 2017)

Deaths in History

  • Alain, [Emile-Auguste Chartier], French philosopher, dies at 83