On This Day

What Happened on June 1, 1949

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Historical Events

  • British government grants Cyrenaica (East-Libya) independence
  • KSL TV channel 5 in Salt Lake City, UT (CBS) begins broadcasting

Famous Birthdays

  • Mike Levine, Canadian rock keyboardist, bassist (Triumph), born in Toronto, Ontario

Famous Weddings

LoveWedding of Interest

Lucille Ball & Desi Arnaz wed for the second time

Actress and Comedian Lucille Ball
Actress and Comedian
Lucille Ball
Actor Desi Arnaz
Desi Arnaz