On This Day

What Happened on June 1, 1932

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

Franz von Papen becomes Reich Chancellor of Germany

Diplomat and Chancellor Franz von Papen
Diplomat and Chancellor
Franz von Papen

Famous Birthdays

  • Christopher Lasch, American historian and author (The Culture of Narcissism), born in Omaha, Nebraska (d. 1994)
  • Frank Cameron MBE, New Zealand cricket fast bowler (19 Tests; 62 wickets), born in Dunedin, New Zealand
  • Philo [Rolf] Bregstein, Dutch writer (Dingen die niet Voorbijgaan)
1932 Highlights

About June 1, 1932

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 88 years, 10 months and 5 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Gemini