On This Day

What Happened on June 1, 1932

Historical Events

Historic Event

Franz von Papen becomes Reich Chancellor of Germany

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? 89 years, 11 months and 23 days
Leap Year: Yes

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Gemini