On This Day

What Happened on June 1, 1935

Day of the Week: Saturday

Article: Testing Time for Drivers

Historical Events

  • Driving test & license plates introduced in England
  • Yanks set solo HR record with 6 beat Boston 7-2

Famous Birthdays

  • James George, American weightlifter (Olympic silver 1960/bronze-1956)
  • John Porter, American politician (Rep-R-IL, 1980-2001), born in Evanston, Illinois
  • Reverend Ike [Frederick J. Eikerenkoetter II], American televangelist (Joy of Living), born in Ridgeland, South Carolina (d. 2009)

Famous Deaths

  • Alberto Cametti, Italian composer, dies at 64