What Happened on June 1, 1925

Historical Events

Baseball Record

Future NY Yankees Hall of Famer Lou Gehrig pinch hits for shortstop Pee-Wee Wanninge in a 5-3 loss to Washington; first of record 2,130 consecutive games

Famous Birthdays

  • Dilia Díaz Cisneros, Venezuelan teacher
  • Richard Erdman, American actor (Stalag 17, Anything Goes), born in Enid, Oklahoma (d. 2019)

Famous Weddings

Famous Deaths

  • Lucien Guitry, French actor (La Dame aux camélias), dies at 64
1925 Highlights

About June 1, 1925

Day of the Week: Monday
How Long Ago? 97 years, 8 months and 5 days
Leap Year: No

Generation: Greatest Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Gemini