June 1, 1970 in History

Day of the Week: Monday

Events in History

  • "Everything Is Beautiful" by Ray Stevens hits #1
  • Com Bowie Kuhn reprimands Astro Jim Bouton for writing "Ball Four"
  • Soyuz 9 launched into Earth orbit for 18 days
  • Tigers Al Kaline collides with another player & swallows his tongue

Birthdays in History

  • Joshua Compston, art impressario

Deaths in History

  • Giuseppe Ungaretti, Italian poet (Hermeticism) and journalist, dies at 82