On This Day

What Happened on June 2, 1934

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • French Championship Women's Tennis: England's defending champion Margaret Scriven beats American Helen Jacobs 7-5, 4-6, 6-1
  • French Championships Men's Tennis: Gottfried von Cramm of Germany wins 1st of 2 French titles; beats Australian Jack Crawford 6-4, 7-9, 3-6, 7-5, 6-3

Famous Birthdays

  • Johnny Carter, American singer (The Flamingos, The Dells), born in Chicago, Illinois (d. 2009)