On This Day

What Happened on June 1, 1922

Day of the Week: Thursday

Historical Events

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Over 50,000 Fascists gather for a meeting in Bologna where Mussolini warns that he will lead a full-scale revolt against a government favoring 'anti-Fascist reaction'

Italian Dictator Benito Mussolini
Italian Dictator
Benito Mussolini
  • Royal Ulster Constabulary is founded

Famous Birthdays

  • Abdul Rashid, Pakistani field hockey player (Olympic gold 1960), born in Rawalpindi, Pakistan
  • Joan Caulfield, American model and actress (My Favorite Husband), born in West Orange, New Jersey (d. 1991)
  • Joan Copeland [Miller], American actress (Roseland, A Little Sex), born in NYC, New York
  • Povel Ramel, Swedish entertainer (d. 2007)

Famous Deaths

  • Frank Walters, cricketer (Test for Australia 1885, scored 7 & 5), dies